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Osteria delle Commari

Via Santamaura 23, 00192 Rome, Italy
+39 06 3972 9557
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tripe” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (39 reviews)
“saltimbocca” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santamaura 23, 00192 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very friendly restaurant that has both excellent staff and truly delicious food. I have been to many restaurants in my life, but I have never eaten such a delicious starter as I had in this lovely restaurant. I was in food heaven!...More

1  Thank chrisbarrettaups
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had read good things about this restaurant, so I wanted to try it. What a bad idea. Everything turned out to be the lowest possible quality. I vegetarian appetizer was fried in such a low quality, or spent, oil that I could just eat...More

1  Thank Ruggero D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read such good reviews we were expecting something better, or at least decent. Interior is very nice and there were lots of staff. However, the tuna meatballs were so dry, they just flaked apart on the plate, and there was no sauce like in...More

Thank Ali1Bear
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Having dined at Osteria delve Commari multiple times in the past few years, I continue to be amazed at the consistent level of excellence it provides the diner. This gem of a restaurant is only steps from the entrance/exit of the Vatican museums, yet seems...More

Thank Stomper1974
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Thoroughly pleasant and efficient service. Great food and wine. Lovely place to have lunch near the Vatican. Good value and excellent quality. Highly recommend.

Thank TiaGaff
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

There is a lot of tourist tat near the Vatican museum and this is a lovely spot for a reasonably priced lunch. The food and wine was great. Would return for evening meal too.

1  Thank chrisverebright
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

After the train wreck that is the Vatican. We were ready to sit down and enjoy a meal. Fighting crowds is exhausting - and this place is an oasis from the chaos. We ordered the fried tuna and the carbonara. Delicious! The house wine is...More

Thank Juaners
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We arrived at noon and since our hotel rooms were not ready yet went to have lunch around the hotel. We got the recommendation from the hotel reception and went there without many expectations. A party of six we ordered different anti pasti and then...More

Thank nisim0n
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

awesome food, amazing wine, lovely waitress. the price is adequate to the quality of the food. tasty and abundant Roman dishes.

Thank Cicciobenza
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was nice. There was a candle on the table which was nice. The hostess was very kind. The menu was not a ton of choices but enough. Price was comparable to all the restaurants around. My husband and I both had the carbonnara...More

Thank Sarah S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santamaura 23, 00192 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 3972 9557
  • E-mail
The Osteria delle Commari is a quiet meeting place just a few steps from the Vatican, where you can enjoy traditional cuisine in a comfortable and friendly atmosphere. Winery with local wine.
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