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Pommidoro

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
San Lorenzo
As featured in Best Food in Rome
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Piazza Dei Sanniti 46, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 445 2692
Today
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Really really great pasta and not too expensive. I recommend the gricia (or something) super tasty. It's a bit of a trek from the centre but if your youngish and looking for a night out after dinner it's right in San Lorenzo, which has loads of great bars. The wine and service were great too! Our waiter was really patient... More 

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UK
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139 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a small restaurant in a non tourist part of Rome that is easily reached by tram and bus. Focusing on locals it provides excellent tradional dishes. Would recommend the carbonara which freshly prepared and no cream in sight! The area of San Lorenzo has lots of stuðent friendly coffee shops and places to eat but this is worth... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is my favorite traditional restaurant in San Lorenzo. Since it was mushroom season, I had a large piece of grilled porcini. AMAZING. Wine selection was good not great but overall very agreeable experience.

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Rome
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This Restaurant Was Suggested TO ME From A Friend AND I WANT TO PASS TO ALL OF YOU THE Great Food EXPERIENCE That I had, THE RESTAURANT is located IN A little square in a very roman district ,an area very close to the main ROME UNIVERSITY , the area of SAN LORENZO, very busy at night with all the... More 

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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

A really nice traditional restaurant in Rome. It's well off the beaten track and had lots of locals there when we we went. The service was great and the food excellent. It is a family run place and it was nice to eat somewhere not full of other tourists. Really recommend going there for a taste of family cooking in... More 

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Thank Ebernard93
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

If you are looking for affordable local cuisine, this might be the place you're looking for! It's not a touristic place, so you will dine among the Romans. The food is great!

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Milan, Italy
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Pommidoro is a typical roman restaurant, with not too many tourists. It was nice to see people from the neighbour at the table. Pasta was really good, one of the best carbonara I had in Rome, I really enjoyed also fish and mussels. I would definitely come back there!

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Thank Marco M
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Was recommended by our hosts for dinner. Easy to find place located near a junction. Decor was very classic roman and so were the dishes. We had the pasta and mussels. Mussels was excellent and pasta slightly above average. The dessert (tiramisu and cake) however fell below our expectations. One big plus point was the service. Our waitress was very... More 

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Timisoara, Romania
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

good food, reasonable prices medium service, the waiter took his time to arrive with menus all together good option to consider if wander in neighborhood

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Curitiba, PR
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Nice place with typical roman dishes - a few of them hard to find in restaurants. Good service and exclent food quality.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Dei Sanniti 46, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 445 2692

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in San Lorenzo

Neighbourhood Profile
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo may look all street with its pulse in urban art and street food, but don’t be fooled. This gritty student neighbourhood immediately east of Termini train station is on the avant-garde rise. Art galleries, curated mural projects by artists like Rome’s favorite Alice, charming cafes, and boutique restaurants are slowly infiltrating the streets of San Lorenzo with counter-culture chic. Don’t worry, San Lorenzo still retains its local vibe with weekend festivals and demonstrations, and is always a hub for Rome’s university student scene.
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