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) #4,538 of 9,933 Restaurants in Rome $$ - $$$ Italian, , Cafe
Piazza del Popolo 16-17, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 361 2231
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
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07:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza del Popolo 16-17, 00187 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I loved it I had dinner al fresco on a hot summer night, I chose the Spaghetti a la Vongole, and the clams were succulent in a thin and delicious sauce, I had a tiramisu for desert and it was a very generous portion. Very...More

Thank ACHajee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting canova a few times on recent visits to Rome and being very impressed.. We booked out the musical garden (private room at the back) for 46 guests who had come to celebrate our wedding from the UK. With its central location canova was...More

Thank Faye100192
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recently here to have some lunch. We had the day before eating a fantasy pizza in the neighborhoods but this serving has good location but mediocre food. Nothing wrong with wine and beer, nice service without extra touch - but the pizzas were...More

Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A reat spot to view Piazza del Popolo at the end of a long day walking to Rome's sites. Have a Spritz or my preference, Campari soda, you'll get a small plate of nibbles and watch the sun go down on the obelisk. Yes, it's...More

Thank Iliketogoeverywhere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were pretty tired and very hungry when we arrived on Piazza del Popolo. We essentially put into the first cafe we saw. If I were to try to write a definition of basic piazza cafe with basic piazza food, I could easily use this...More

Thank SyrinxSounds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice coctails, very delicious food - the best carbonara in Rome, good wine of the house. Nice atmosphere at Piazza del Popolo, especialy in the evenings.

Thank MilaBurova
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Staying in Rome at The Hotel Russie right in People Square is a little cafe/restaurant that's open early and stays open till about 2am.. I sit outside I have a little Pesto pasta, maybe a small pizza with fresh garlic or even just a cafe...More

Thank DaFactor
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

After along day at work, I come to Canova almost every day for drinks mainly, during my stay in Rome. I prefer to sit out side rather inside. It has a nice view of Piazza Del Popolo with the Hustle and Bustle of Romans and...More

Thank Faisal R
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Simply the best Chicken salad I have ever eaten, pricey, but all of Rome is, view was great, we met nice people, and the staff are very attentive, good place to eat and people watch

Thank johnjuan235
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Canova has the view of the Piazza de Popolo, nicely in the sun. Quite expensive, but taking it all into account ( view, quallity, 'free' apetizers, perfect service) one of the places to be. Roberto, Angelo, ... nice Italian waiters to take the orders, and...More

Thank jandeloddere
Campo Marzio
From its original role as ancient army training fields
to its present-day identity as one of the city’s most
desirable neighbourhoods, the Campo Marzio is the best
place to get lost in Rome. Gorgeous Renaissance and
Baroque palazzos line the streets, and are filled with
enticing boutiques and food shops. By day, Rome’s
best-dressed denizens criss-cross its streets in a
fashionable parade of errands, occasionally pausing to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Popolo 16-17, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Campo Marzio
  • Neighbourhood: Campo Marzio
  • Phone Number: +39 06 361 2231
  • E-mail
Canova - The salon of Piazza del Popolo - Restaurant, cafe, bar, happy hour - everything in the square, sitting at the tables of a comfortable and exclusive 'salon'. Here every occasion for refreshment during the day is a unique occasion, because you are surrounded by some of the most impressive works of art in Rome, and because you are immersed in a truly magical atmosphere. Coming to Canova means experiencing the 'piazza' as if it belonged to you.
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