Tag: restaurants in Rome

Kabb Bistrot in Piazza Alessandria, in Rome's Porta Pia neighbourhood, offers all day dining from breakfast to dinner, with fresh ingredients and low prices

Make it a date at Kabb near Porta Pia for great value dining throughout the day

Pretty Piazza Alessandria behind Porta Pia, in central north Rome, has become something of a trendy dining district in recent times. Here, post-industrial cool meets modern aesthetics, with plenty of bars and restaurants fashioned from the remains of the former Peroni Beer factory, which sprawled across this site at the turn of the last century….

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Assaggia Roma restaurant in Rome represents a gourmet journey through Roman cuisine in tasting portions. Review of this recommended restaurant in Rome.

Assaggia restaurant in Rome is a gourmet journey through Roman cuisine

Assaggia restaurant in Rome represents a gourmet journey through Roman cuisine in tasting portions. The name, Assaggia, in fact, means ‘a taste’, and the restaurant, in one of the Eternal City’s prettiest streets, focuses on bite-sized perfection. It’s been dubbed the perfect restaurant for ladies that lunch, but that’s a bit reductive: Assaggia is ideal…

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Passpartout Roma is one of the best restaurants near the Vatican, in Borgo Pio, serving coffee, lunch, dinner, cocktails. #visitrome #visitItaly

Passpartout in Borgo Pio is a great choice for restaurants near the Vatican

If you’re looking for the best restaurants near the Vatican, Passpartout Roma in Borgo Pio is a good choice. Open for coffee, lunch, light bites, cocktails and dinner, Passpartout also has a small store selling pasta sauces and condiments for the perfect souvenir of your stay in Rome. More on that later. Borgo Pio is one…

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For the best American breakfast in Rome, try Bakery House at EUR, Ponte Milvio & Corso Trieste. Serving waffles, shakes. pancakes, Eggs Benedict and more.

Bakery House in Rome serves breakfast waffles & Eggs Benedict to die for

Stop the press – I may well have found the best American breakfast in Rome (you can thank me later) which also serves tarts, cakes and brownies that would make a Bake Off judge weep with joy. Bakery House is an all-Italian project inspired by a love of American delis and breakfast bars, with a…

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Review: l’Apulia, Rome’s latest osteria specialising in food from Puglia, offers street-food options and a sit-down restaurant in the San Lorenzo district

From streetfood to restaurant, l’Apulia finds a home in Rome’s San Lorenzo district

Review: l’Apulia, Rome’s latest osteria specialising in food from Puglia Those of you that follow my Instagram account will know that I’m a huge fan of Puglia or Apulia, one of Italy’s southernmost regions, and home in fact to the boot-shaped peninsula’s recognisable spur and heel. Thanks to my Puglia fam I spend a lot…

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Doku Japanese Bar and restaurant in Pigneto, Rome, specialises in prestigious sake varieties and Japanese whisky, with a focus on Japanese heritage cuisine.

Doku Japanese Bar in Pigneto challenges the old order of Japanese restaurants in Rome

Doku in Pigneto is a self-styled Japanese bar specialising in prestigious sake varieties and Japanese whisky, while the food offering has a focus on Japanese heritage cuisine, setting it apart from many of the more commercial Japanese restaurants in Rome. Don’t expect sushi and sashimi, or even ramen here: the menu, created by knowledgeable Japanophile…

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Rome restaurants: Il Maritozzo Rosso reinvents Roman classics in timeless Trastevere

Il Maritozzo Rosso Bistrot is a new restaurant in Rome’s Trastevere district, revisiting some classics of Roman cuisine in fun, informal surroundings. Trastevere is one of Rome’s most compelling neighbourhoods, and a must for an evening stroll any time of the year. The usual dilemma, however, is where to eat: there is a concentration of…

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Barra Pescheria con Cucina in Rome serves great fish with flair

Finding a great fish restaurant in Rome is always a thrill, and I’m delighted to add Barra Pescheria con Cucina, in piazza Vescovio, straight to the list. This new restaurant and high-end fishmonger is in one of Rome’s more refined residential areas, so it’s not an easy hike from the centre. However, if your hotel’s…

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Trattoria da Neno serves great food, music and fresh ideas in Rome’s Piazza Bologna

Trattoria da Neno is a modern bar and eatery in elegant Via Ravenna in the Piazza Bologna district of Rome. It’s an ideal destination for date night or a an outing with a group of friends, offering an ample menu and imaginative evenings featuring live music and culinary themes. I visited right at the end…

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