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Osteria del Pegno

#185 of 9,215 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Vicolo di Montevecchio, 8, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 688.07.025
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to Osteria del Pegno a handful of times...each time has been a great dining experience! Went today for lunch with my kids - tremendous! Reasonably priced, the food is great, the atmosphere is comfortable and the staff friendly.

Thank Jstinziano
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had pizza for lunch here. Quiet and away from the worst of the touristjungel. The kids loved the pizza! Nice white pizza and white wine ☺ Nice englishspeaking, helpful staff ☺

Thank Silje B
San Francisco, California
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Honest, good-value osteria in the heart of Rome's Centro. Quiet, non-tourist ambience. Recommend the seafood paccheri pasta and the zucchini-potato antipasto.

Thank MarkDSF
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little restaurant near piazza Navona, with delicious food. Manager and staff were friendly and efficient. I had the seabass. It was wonderfully cooked, covered with paper-thin potatoes. Restaurant was packed. Reservations needed!

Thank Carol S
Honolulu, Hawaii
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53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is easy to walk passed and is tucked in a small lane but it's worth it. Behind piazza nevona this place has authentic Italian food at very reasonable prices. Make sure you book as its popular with the locals.

Thank 60982Mac
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108 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Find this on trip advisor and searched it out. Thank goodness. Best meal so far in Rome for us. Owner is very accommodating, as restaurant was full with reservations, but got us a table. Great food, great specials and the prices are unbelievable for the quality of food. Ossobuco is out of this world. Don't miss.

Thank ej8903
Coogee, Australia
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You feel you've stepped into a time machine with the decor, but that only adds to the ambience. From start to finish, a great meal. First stop, the bread basket, which had beautiful wholegrain rolls filled with parmesan and other good things, plus chewy olive bread, and other wholegrain rolls. Plus some standard breadsticks. Next, we shared an entree of... More 

Thank Nancy K
Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not far off the many tourist haunts, 5 minutes from Pz Navona, but strangely in no way a tourist trap. Good food with some different dishes seems to be a Campania influence, but I could be wrong. Prices mid range and excellent house red and white by the quarto. I would go again and would not hesitate to tell friends... More 

Thank David W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent dinner at this osteria. We tried many restaurants in Rome and this was our favorite. The suggestions of the chef were to die for. Excellent food. We felt a bit pressured by our waiter to end our dinner.

Thank Michel T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful place inside. Not for large groups much more intimate than most places. Food is delicious and staff is very attentive. Love everything about this place! Start early to find it is tucked away!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo di Montevecchio, 8, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighborhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 06 688.07.025

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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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