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Glass Hostaria

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#479 of 9,983 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Foie gras escalope, yam, coffee, cardamom, red onion, marshmallow, hazelnut panbrioche
EUR 30.0
Beef fillet tartare, celery, Nashi pear, smoked Sardinian sauce and quail egg
EUR 26.0
White fish sashimi, koji, buttermilk, seabeans, fermented plums and tobiko
EUR 30.0
Pigeon, berries, peanut butter and spicy broth
EUR 28.0
About
Glass Hostaria restaurant in Rome’s Trastevere quarter is an eye-full for lovers of superhot modern design. Set in one of Rome’s oldest, most atmospheric neighbourhoods, Glass Hostaria’s fabulous high-concept dining space with its soaring ceilings, open staircase, part-glass floor, sleek seating and stunning gold-filled niches contrasted with raw brick pillars and original beamed ceiling has won accolades and international attention. The Italian menu under the direction of Cristina Bowerman is an inventive balance of then and now, with dishes like starter of foie gras with caramelized bananas (yes, that’s right) and brioche, first course of risotto with oysters, crème fraîche and crunchy artichokes,
PRICE RANGE
$76 - $130
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friends recommended this restaurant and they did not steer us wrong; the food was absolutely amazing the pasta probably the best I’ve ever had. They have a very competitively priced wine list, great service and really interesting food would definitely visit again.

Date of visit: February 2020
2  Thank 54Gourmand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us had a meal here on our last night in Rome. We each had the chef's tasting, which was slightly modified for my wife who does not eat pork, beef, or lamb. The meal was excellent from the amuse-bouche to dessert. We also...More

Date of visit: January 2020
2  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great dinner. We had a great tome although the dishes came to slowly, we shared the traditional and veggie tasting menu. Moreover the women toilets wasn’t clean at all. The dishes are small but the variety is good. We didn’t stayed hungry. The desserts have...More

Date of visit: January 2020
2  Thank snirni27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A cut above all other restaurants in Trastevere. A bit tricky to find - we checked in daylight and once found getting back is easy. It is 5 minutes form the Ponte Sisto bridge. Lovely atmosphere with gentle lighting and perfectly pitched jazz mood music....More

Date of visit: January 2020
3  Thank T7344HRjamesa
Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

We had the classic tasting menu. Its very diversify and worth the 100 euro. We were very full and satisfied. Both of the ravioli are amazing and genius!

Date of visit: December 2019
3  Thank KerenE52
Reviewed December 11, 2019

Looked at all the Michelin starred restos in Rome and decided this was the one we wanted to try. It did not disappoint. A parade of wonderful dishes mixing French and Italian cuisine. Fresh takes on foie gras (with a marshmallow), beef tartare, amazing breads,...More

Date of visit: December 2019
3  Thank Mark W
Reviewed November 3, 2019

Absolutely amazing restaurant straight in the middle of the Trastevere. Really nice place, with a lot of glass all around. We didn't go there to admire the setup though. In terms of food, we ended up selecting the long menu. It just had a lot...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank 957mariof
Reviewed October 31, 2019

We loved everything about this place and its food. Set in Trastevere there are many pre-dining experiences that you can enjoy. Then the restaurant itself was stunning. There was a variety of starters. Our two mains were both amazing: pigeon with rich cheese pasta and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank robyn r
Reviewed October 7, 2019

Trendy, yet classy and atmospheric restaurant in the middle of lively Trastevere. We had the 'traditional menu', which mainly consists of meat-based dishes. Highlights: the Ravioli del plin, stuffed with amatriciana sauce, pecorino cheese and guanciale, the pre-dessert of sweetbread (!) with wild cherries and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank RonT58
Reviewed October 2, 2019

We visited a Saturday evening and had Ravioli (one of the signature courses) and lamb as main course. Moreover, our meal started with several appetizers and ended with four small sweets. Service was very friendly and professional; the outstanding sommelier recommended a Brunello, which was...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank Gunnar G
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Trastevere
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded
postcard, a little worn around the edges but still
charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering
streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and
overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible
mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of
entertainment - a rotating set of street performers
entertains almost every night, and unforgettable
...More
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If you nice clothes, sure. I wore top siders to most of people our nice reservations
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