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Il Mozzicone

Borgo Pio 180, 00193 Rome, Italy
+39 06 686 1500
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  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Borgo Pio 180, 00193 Rome, Italy
Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not directly on the busy street Borio Pio, so talking when sitting outside is no problem. Good service, good Italian food, good wine.

Thank HWLange
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good Italian food, best lasagna, very good Napolitano pizza, delicious antipasto. Near the San Pietro piazza.

Thank Ana Camelia I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit when you are in Rome. Had been to the Vatican to see the Pope and afterwards decided to stop for a drink near by. We were only looking to stop off for a drink however being lunch time, sitting outside in other...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

It can be difficult to find truly good food at a reasonable price steps from the Vatican. If you wander into Il Mozzicone you still haven't found it. Located in a small piazza just off Borgo Pio, the outdoor seating looks inviting and after a...More

Thank grinisa
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We struggled to find a restaurant in Rome which combined great food & service.... until we stumbled across this place! Warm greeting and sat at a table inside, the restaurant has been done out really nicely! We both ordered lasagne which was really nice! Just...More

Thank OleGunnarG
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The food was average. I probably wouldn't go back but if you're hungry it was conveniently located and they all spoke English well. Cash only!

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant and terrace looked modern from the outside. It's located in a cosy street, not far from the Vatican area. The antipasti were fine: we had tomato bruschetta and grilled vegetables. Then we had ossobucco and gnocchi with pesto and mozzarella. The gnocchi tasted...More

Thank Ingeborg_Le
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We had dinner here one night, and the food was excellent! Service was prompt & friendly, and the menu was typical of restaurants in the area. Food was delicious, moderately priced. Great spot for a casual meal.

Thank Rose W
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We came here with a group of eight people after a meeting for a late lunch and were in a bit of a hurry. The restaurant was busy but not overcrowded, yet when we ordered we were told the waiting time would be 20-30 minutes....More

Thank Ange516
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Went here just for a coffee but saw the pizza and had to taste. Fabulous 4 cheese one. Great coffees - big pizza and two coffees eur 16. Loved it.

Thank Jennie_gutry
Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent
souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and
pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican
and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighbourhood which
acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the
souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only
business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the
tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Pio 180, 00193 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 686 1500
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