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La Tavernaccia

#156 of 9,825 Restaurants in Rome
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Via Giovanni da Castel Bolognese 63, 00153 Rome, Italy
+39 06 581 2792
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13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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Thu - Tue 13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were greeted by the extremely friendly staff and shown to our table and bought menus straight away. The waitress asked if we need any help with the menus. On her recommendation we got the freshly sliced procsciotto and the salami and honey bruschetta - both were excellent, the meat was so creamy. For main I had the roasted pig... More 

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Thank Megan S
Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Forget Bourdain, Zimmerman etc. I am a hardcore foodie and this place is faultless. Excellent service, excellent food, great wine list and an action packed atmosphere. The food was exceptionally fresh and authentic. Beautiful bruschetta topped with Lardo & Honey, grilled vegetables and tomatoes, wild boar ragu with fresh pasta and then oxtail with roman style artichokes. It's a little... More 

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Thank eurohotelie
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My family of 4 walked into a very full restaurant. Although we had no reservations, a table was made available for us. The lady who served us was so nice. She tried her best to speak English and point out the specialty dishes. We had the best woodfired pizza and the crispy suckling pig dish. I've had lechon my whole... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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72 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pasta was amazing but the next was the suckling pig dish with potatoes. I think I went to heaven it was incredible. Make sure you make an earlier reservation to ensure they have it as they slow cook the pig all day and once it's gone, it's gone!!

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1 Thank theatlanticviewns
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here during our trip to Rome. After reading several blogs written about this restaurant claiming how great the food is, I made a reservation for lunch. The restaurant is quite far from the touristy areas but well worth the trip. The staff was very friendly and the food was amazing. I had a vegetarian past dish and... More 

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Katonah, New York
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious dinner with my family. Great meats, cheeses, pastas, terrific, interesting and reasonable wine list. The service was super friendly. A great spot for Roman dining!

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1 Thank jennygn
Hull, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service and food were first class. Recommended by the person who rented us the apt we wen't there our first night. After 8 days in Rome, this was were we decided to have our last night's dinner as well. Service was very friendly. We loved all the dishes we tried and the house wine. Excellent value as well!

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2 Thank Larry B
Michigan
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Tavernaccia was recommended by a friend. We dined here on our last evening in Rome. We arrived without a confirmed reservation, and the staff accommodated us, despite a busy night. From the hand carved Umbrian ham, to the elegant pastas and desserts that left you asking for more, everything was simply superb! This was a dinner to remember. We... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the type of restaurant that I was expecting from a Rome experience. It is small, friendly, not crowded with excellent service , amazing food and quality wine by the glass. The quality and quantity of the food is superb, the bread is very fresh and amazing and the coffee is great.

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London, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended by our taxi driver who made our reservation at this family run restaurant & drove us from the opposite side of Rome & it was the best decision of the week. Their lovely friendly helpful staff were as fantastic as their food. The menu had lots of choice at medium prices-especially considering their food quality. We will... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 44
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giovanni da Castel Bolognese 63, 00153 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 581 2792
Description
ROMAN CUISINE SINCE 1968 RESTAURANT - PIZZERIAAMONG THE AREAS OF TRASTEVERE - Testaccio - PortaporteseONLY VIA REGISTERED BY GIOVANNI Castelbolognese, 63 ROME

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?