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Hostaria Costanza

#257 of 9,737 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Piazza del Paradiso 65, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 686 1717
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12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
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Island of Malta, Malta
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a five because it's not exactly like home but it comes close. Took us 3 attempts to get our coffee served, this was the only fault in an otherwise lovely, casual tratoria

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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159 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I made a reservation for this restaurant well in advance of the day, and I was looking forward to the inside because I heard so many good things. Instead, my wife and I were seated outside in what basically was an alley. There was zero ambiance. To make matters worse, locals dropped in without reservations, and went inside, and one... More 

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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there recently with friends who were visiting. The main dining room is in the ruins of an old theater. We started with warm chicken liver pate served with crusty bread and a cheese spread. The combination of flavors was indescribable. My sole was flavorful and very delicate. It was delicious with a side of spinach. My friend ordered... More 

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Sessa Aurunca, Italy
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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Italy now and have the chance to get to Rome quite often. Every timeIi go I like to get to Hostaria Costanza. The restaurant is breathtaking, located inside a cave like structure. The food is Rroman and always well prepared. Service is friendly yet always professional. On this visit, I noticed two things that are important in... More 

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Leiden, ze Nedderlands
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165 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Classic Italian cucina with classic service. A popular place with great atmosphere and welcoming host. Green risotto was to die for. Reservations recommended.

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Grimbergen, Belgium
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was professional and friendly. This restaurant is located in the remains of the Theatre of Pompey (ask to be seated in the "Sala vecchia" when you make a reservation. You'll receive plenty of food, but I know there are many better roman trattorias out there. I paid 45 € for antipasto, secondo, half a bottle of wine and... More 

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Hudson, WI
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148 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is somewhat hard to find but well worth the hunt. My wife and I enjoyed dinner here on a cold January night. I had seafood pasta and my wife had grilled sole. My pasta was good but my wife raved about her fish. It was not overcooked but it had just enough crispiness to make it interesting. The... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal here. I had the green risotto and cacia e pepe. The risotto was unlike any I've ever had and was delicious. The service was very friendly and the prices very reasonable.

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We revisited this restaurant 7 years prior and it is still our favorite local style food. The atmosphere is so interesting and story of a theater which lies beneath the caved walls. The service is friendly and offer suggestions for their house specialties (definitely fried zucchini and artichoke blossoms), we had Chianti as our wine choice, just perfect with a... More 

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Woodstock, Maryland
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We went on the recommendation our hotel. The staff was wonderful. Friendly and helpful with recommendations and suggestions. Every dish was absolutely delicious. I was looking for typical Roman fare and was not disappointed. We shared some fantastic pasta with truffles, then my husband had the veal saltimbocca and I had the Roman tripe (a special that night). We shared... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Paradiso 65, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighbourhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 06 686 1717

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
With three of Rome’s most beloved piazzas within a five-minute walk of each other, the Navona/Pantheon/Campo area may be the prettiest and most picturesque area of the city. Join the beautiful throngs hanging out in cafes, boutiques, art galleries, and wine bars, or peek at a neighbourhood museum or monument. If you want nonstop movida, the streets here are busy with chic bicyclists and Vespa drivers, street vendors, merchants, and locals. There is no rhyme or reason to its winding streets and there's something to see around every corner, so take pleasure in a spontaneous wander.
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