Tag: restaurants in Rome

Wine bar and resaurant Barbieri 23 combines relaxed dining with exquisite sharing plates, and a cavernous wine cellar for refined suppers in Rome.

Barbieri 23 combines high quality sharing plates with epic wines

Barbieri 23 is the kind of restaurant I love. It’s perfect for those in-between nights, when you would like to share a good bottle of wine and some excellent food, but you’d prefer to graze informally, rather than raise your cutlery across acres of starched table cloth beside equally stiff waiters. The brain-child of chef…

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Fornace Stella is a new pizzeria in Rome in the Piazza Bologna - Policlinico district, offering great value pizza and casual dining in modern surroundings.

New pizzeria Fornace Stella shines bright in Rome’s Piazza Bologna district

Fornace Stella is a brand new restaurant and pizzeria in the Piazza Bologna / Policlinico area which brings smart, modern surroundings to a classic take on the neighbourhood pizzeria and trattoria concept. The baby of Enrico Mercatili and Roberto Priora, former colleagues, friends and now partners in the business, Fornace Stella is an easy eatery…

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Valentyne Restaurant Rome at Hotel Valadier near the Spanish Steps is the perfect choice for fine dining and cocktails plus international DJ sets

Choose Valentyne at Hotel Valadier in Rome for dinner, cocktails and DJ sets by the Spanish Steps

Review of Valentyne Restaurant Rome at Hotel Valadier You know you’re onto something special when a downtown hotel boasts one of the best cocktail bars in the centre of Rome and perhaps its most sensational rooftop restaurant. Hotel Valadier in Rome is one of those iconic properties which has left an indelible mark on the…

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Coromandel restaurant in Rome combines an intimate location with delicious food, for a romantic dinner or one of the best brunches in Rome.

Coromandel Restaurant in Rome creates intimate magic for the perfect dinner date

All great nights out should end or begin with getting lost in Rome’s crooked, cobble-covered streets. Just steps away from the bustle of Piazza Navona, there’s a timeless neighbourhood which still hits the spot in high season. Turn the corner beyond the bustle of piazza del Fico and find Coromandel, a restaurant which has reigned supreme…

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Santo Trastevere in Rome is a cocktail bar and restaurant serving lunch and dinner, which offers free bike sharing with lunch #romerestaurants #italy

Free bike sharing in Rome makes Santo Trastevere a legend in its own lunchtime

Santo in Trastevere is one of those places which feels like its been around forever in Rome. This hip restaurant and cocktail bar in an out-of-the-way piazza in one of Trastevere’s loveliest corners exudes originality, flair and warmth, and has quickly become a firm favourite with a local crowd and travellers in the know. Santo…

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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

UPDATE: As of September 2019, Assaggia is sadly no more. It has been replaced by EMME, a new contemporary Italian restaurant from chef  Giovanni Moncada. As soon as I get the chance to review it, I’ll let you know! In the meantime, for contemporary dining downtown, try Valentyne. Assaggia restaurant in Rome represents a gourmet…

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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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