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La Tavernetta

Via Sistina 147, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 474 1939
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible63%
13 Aug 2017
“I should have read the past reviews”
31 May 2017
“Rip off”
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Sistina 147, 00187 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a simple lunch, close to the hotel. We were greeted by a convincing owner by the door to go in, however, later on we realised that he was a con artist. Our order consisted of two bruschettas, one pizza, one lasagna and a...More

Thank Sherilyn A
Reviewed 30 October 2017

When we were in Italy 2 weeks ago we were stopped and asked to go into his restaurant by staff. Everything thing that happened in the restaurant was a ploy to get as much money from us as possible. It started with if we wanted...More

2  Thank Chackmool
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Service was excellent and the food choices were in Italian and English and there were ample selections. Our food was nicely presented and the flavor, excellent.

Thank BlueAngelBob
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

DO NOT EAT HERE!!!!!!!!! The owner stands outside and gives you a charming story about his wife's home made pasta. We wanted one serve of bruschetta for starters and he said he would bring us something special "just for us". He returned with 2 serves...More

1  Thank Chico1623
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Went here with family for dinner while in Rome because we wanted something close to our hotel. This was tucked away off the main square and was not packed at all. We got a table easily and had a nice spacious table. We ordered 2...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We called in on a passing whim and we hadn't read the reviews beforehand It seems our experience was very different from the numerous recent vigorously negative comments from some USA contributors. It’s a basic small cafe off the main drag – no outdoor seating...More

Thank MarionMontgomery
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

An American couple whom we sat near at another restaurant said we "must go to this restaurant.. don't go off the menu .. he makes what's freshest each day.. go with his suggestion it's great ". So our guard was down when entered and sat...More

Thank Colleen F
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Should have read the reviews. Same experience as everyone else. Asked for the house wine.... Billed 30 euro. Food very average but ridiculous price. Charged for the bread twice. Please keep clear.

Thank Allyt1979
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I was dining at this restaurant because I was tired and hungry. There was no one in the restaurant because the lunch time had gone by a bit, it was about 16 pm so the chef could cook in peace. I only got a first...More

Thank SuperFrank71
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Just stopped in on a very hot day when our favorite restaurant was closed for a vacation, I am at blame somewhat for not reading reviews beforehand.....the bruschetta was good, but everything else was downhill from there. The friendly gentleman on the street was very...More

Thank ATLTravelers404
Frantic fashionistas, pedicured politicos,
goal-oriented tourists, and on-the-go locals cross
paths every day in Colonna, a delightful chaos in the
very centre of the city. Even though it has some of
the city’s loveliest sites—a 2nd century column, Belle
Epoque shopping centre, and a magnificent Baroque
parliament building—Colonna is not just another pretty
face, but the cosmopolitan eye of Rome’s cultural
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  • Address: Via Sistina 147, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Colonna
  • Neighbourhood: Colonna
  • Phone Number: +39 06 474 1939
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