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El Norteno

Via del Castro Pretorio 26, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 4938 1722
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“latin food” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, South American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via del Castro Pretorio 26, 00185 Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Exactly what the soul needed...Small family operated restaurant with tasty food. Big menu, strong flavors and a couple of Presidente beers! Service was not the best and the waiter only spoke Spanish but that added to the charm of the place. Recommended!

Thank Zizi C
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It's a good place to taste Latin American food👍🏼 good attention and delicious food😋 no internet but you can talk to those around you🙃

Thank Silvia A
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Not worth the money Not worth to go there Bad quality of food Not recomended Don't expect too much if you eat there

Thank Avigail T
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Went here with a co worker and his family cause we was tired of pizza and pasta. Food was really good and authentic. The owner and rest of the staff were very nice making everyone feel like family. It's a bit pricey but well worth...More

Thank Urenax5
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This place is just ok to experience a Latin flavor. You can try tostones, ceviche, yuca frita, arroz, frijoles and other type of Latin food. Prices are fine and the service is OK. From my point of view there is room for improvement. They also...More

Thank Dirian M
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This was on our last day of our Italian and we just happened to pass this place on our way to pick up some bags from the baggage drop location "bon bags". We were craving some spicy food and the food served here was just...More

Thank sachin s
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I don't like going to restaurants because I had the misfortune that in every restaurant in many EU countries that I've been to they always, in my opinion, overcharge very scarce meals. I stumbled on El Norteno in Roma by chance and was blown away...More

Thank Mladen K
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent and I also liked the laid back atmosphere! The portions were also very generous.

1  Thank Sally V
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Let me begin by with my references; born an raised in Southern California specifically in the Los Angeles area where there is zero shortage of delicious food from all over the world. That being said my wife and I are crazy fans of Mexican, El...More

Thank Gonzalo A
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Where to start?!? We ordered 3 mains and 1 starter/tapas to all arrive at the same time, the tapas arrived first, it was lukewarm, one of the mains arrived after a while when the plantains were already cold. After another while the second main arrived,...More

Thank RubinoBlu
Nearby
Esquilino
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Castro Pretorio 26, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 4938 1722
  • E-mail
Description
ristorante “El Norteno” è situato nel cuore di Roma, a pochi passi dalla stazione Termini, ed offre alla sua clientela il meglio della gastronomia Peruviana, squisita nelle sue specialità di pesce e frutti di mare tipici delle coste nordiche del Perù, nonché nei ricchi piatti di carne propri della cultura andina . Il locale è ampio, accogliente e familiare e dispone di un confortevole spazio esterno. Offre un ottimo rapporto tra qualità delle materie prime offerte e i prezzi praticati.
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