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Officina - pizza and burger is a recently refurbished pizzeria and craft-beer bar in Rome which is laying claim to serving one of the best pizzas in Rome.

REVIEW: Is Officina – pizza and burger the best pizzeria in Rome?

Officina – pizza and burger is a recently refurbished pizzeria and craft-beer bar in Rome which is laying claim to serving one of the best pizzas in the capital. I’m guessing I don’t need to tell you how hardly contested that particularly crown is – it makes that Brutus-Julius Caesar spat in the capital look…

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Rome Eating Italy Evening Wine & Food Stroll

Review of Eating Italy’s Rome Evening Wine & Food Stroll: a Rome food tour for wine lovers

Eating Italy’s Rome Evening Wine & Food Stroll is a relatively new addition to Eating Europe Food Tours’ collection of food tours in Rome. Comprising a stroll through Rome’s Jewish Ghetto, a charming walk across Campo de’ Fiori and Piazza Farnese, the tour then crosses the river for dinner in Trastevere, closing with a gelato…

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Queen Bee Roma is a new burger, pizza and lobster restaurant in the heart of Rome, with a cocktail and champagne bar to boot. Read on for the full review!

REVIEW: Rome restaurants – Queen Bee Roma: pizza, burgers and lobster

Queen Bee Roma is a new restaurant with a huge menu which manages to achieve a truly difficult task: offering vast choice, without skimping on the quality of the ingredients and the finished product. The sign over the door sets up its ambitions. Queen Bee Roma specialises in pizza, burgers and lobsters, and as soon…

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7 reasons to visit the Garbatella neighbourhood in Rome, a fairy-tale urban village where food and architectural traditions have been perfectly preserved.

Eataly’s birthday and a Carbonara Festival – in Rome 21-25 June

There are two – make that three – excellent reasons to head over to Eataly‘s Rome flagship in the Ostiense district of town this week. Eataly’s birthday cake Firstly, Eataly marks its fifth birthday in the capital with the unveiling of an enormous birthday cake. And when I say enormous, how does a gigantic profiterole…

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Review of Giulietta, Rome, a new pizzeria in Testaccio from Cristina Bowerman, offering Roman and Neapolitan pizzas, craft beer, and homemade desserts.

REVIEW: Giulietta, Rome – a new pizza place in Testaccio

Giulietta, Rome, the newest pizza place in Testaccio, is fermenting a bit of  a stir, and for good reason. First of all, it’s one third of the vast and ambitious new food empire launched recently in Rome’s Testaccio district by one of the city’s most exciting chefs, Cristina Bowerman, taking over a motorbike and car showroom buried…

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Beer festivals in Rome: Fermentazioni & Beer Park Festival are both taking place in Rome from June 9-11 2017, so enjoy a real Italian craft beer festival.

PREVIEW Beer festivals in Rome: Fermentazioni & Beer Park Festival, June 9-11 2017

Beer lovers in Rome have not one but two craft beer festivals coming up this weekend, with beer festival Fermentazioni moving to a summer slot and changing locations, shifting to the slightly more central Guido Reni District in Flaminio, after propping up the bar in Rome’s Fori Italici the last couple of years. The other event, also…

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(VIDEO) Rome’s best pubs: The best craft beer bars in Rome

Rome has a great craft beer scene and I was spoilt for choice selecting the 8 best craft beer bars in Rome for this article. From essential ‘hole in the wall’ dive bars in the city centre, to laid back drinking lounges and beer gardens a little further out, Rome has a great range of pubs focusing on…

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Kisaki Ramen & Sushi, a new Japanese restaurant in Rome, offers quality food from Japan including sushi, ramen, sashimi and tempura in the heart of Rome

Kisaki Ramen & Sushi: a new Japanese restaurant in Rome

Kisaki Ramen & Sushi is the latest Japanese restaurant in Rome meeting the demand for high quality ramen, sushi, sashimi and tempura in the Eternal City. With an emphasis on specialising in ramen, one of the latest trends to hit the capital, Kisaki Ramen & Sushi picks up the gauntlet with an all-Japanese staff, refined…

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Review of Eggs Roma: a new restaurant in Trastevere, Rome, specialising in gourmet egg recipes, with 8 kinds of carbonara plus exceptional street food

Review of Eggs Roma: new gourmet restaurant in Trastevere, Rome

Review: Eggs Roma, Trastevere, Rome There’s a brand new, tiny restaurant in the heart of Trastevere called Eggs (search for Eggs Roma on social media), which is focusing on one essential ingredient with unbelievable panache. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, while the name is a giveaway, put aside all your preconceptions before you try this…

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Easter in Rome 2017: a guide to Holy Week 2017 in Rome, including Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Easter in Rome 2017: a guide to Holy Week 2017 in Rome, including Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Easter in Rome can be one of the most rewarding times to enjoy the city. While the weather can be changeable at this time of the year, it’s a moment when the city’s churches – and there are more than 1000 of them – really enter the fray, and regional food traditions get another major…

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