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Ristorante Santa Cristina al Quirinale

#788 of 9,646 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Trevi
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Via della Cordonata 21, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6992 5485
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Rome, Italy
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98 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent all around. Our waiter had a great sense of humor and provided terrific service. Bread came warm and was delicious. House wine was thoroughly enjoyable. We enjoyed the atmosphere and are glad we found this restaurant - it is across a small plaza from a hotel and not visible as you walk down the narrow street... More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we visited after reading good reviews on trip adviser. It was not outside eating weather and maybe this was the issue. The food was poor and not cheap. the place inside is old fashioned and drab. We did not eat pasta. we had swordfish and lamb I believe.

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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

We had a birthday meal at this restaurant and the food was perfect. The staff are friendly and accommodating. Tucked away but well worth a visit.

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Thank louisemorris05
Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Got recommended this place it is a little hard to find but well worth it it only has a small but plentiful menu with a large wine list if you want a fast in and out meal it may not be for you as everything is cooked fresh to order it is only open for a couple of hours lunchtime... More 

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Rome, Italy
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Tucked away in a quiet corner just between the Quirinale and the Angelicum, i enjoyed a delicious lunch with good friends. Though the place was nearly empty for lunch on a weekday, service was relaxed but friendly. Food was excellent. It was a great choice to celebrate a friend's graduation.

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Thank AJBoyd
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Hidden Gem.. just off Via Nazionale which was convenient for us because we were staying in the Eurostar Interantional Palace. This is a family run place, the waiter who was clearly involved in the company was charming and funny from the word go.. the food was excellent (The best Buffalo Mozzarella I have ever eaten) My Wiife had a Tomato... More 

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Deerfield Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I wasn't sure what to think when we walked into an empty restaurant at 8pm, but it filled in as the night went on. It's not easy to find, so we had to ask around. The food was good and the ambience very authentic. Everyone in our group loved it! If you are visiting in August, make sure it's open... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a lovely hideaway from all the noise. I had the risotto ai frutti mare and it was delicious and filled with squid and shellfish.

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Thank Simone M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Good but expensive, would recommend for a special occasion, Hidden away so no crowds and everything is freshly made. You have to try the tiramisu , it's fantastic.

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Halifax, UK
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Recommended by Naomi at Quirinale Luxury Rooms and a big thank you for this. Across the road and down a short alley you probably wouldn't try IF you were passing. That would be a big mistake. A true family restaurant with a small menu that delivers with taste and quality. True Roman cooking with simple dishes and loads of flavour.... 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, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Cordonata 21, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trevi
  • Neighbourhood: Trevi
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6992 5485
Description
Fantastic family owned restaurant. Great place to sit down for a couple of hours and enjoy a superb Italian cuisine in a warm, cozy atmosphere. Closed on Sundays.

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Staying in Trevi

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Trevi
A non-stop photo and souvenir opportunity, Trevi is all about action. From early morning through the wee hours, the piazza surrounding Trevi Fountain hosts a never-ending flow of tourists hoping to make a wish or take a selfie. Clever restaurants, charming gelaterias, uncanny bars, kitsch shops, and a range of hotels make up the local landscape. Beneath the bustle are the remains of an ancient neighbourhood that you can visit by heading over to a repertoire cinema and asking for a peek underground. There is something for everyone, but if peace and quiet are what you seek, plan to visit in the early morning hours.
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