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Caffe Sant Anna

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Borgo Pio 98/100, 00193 Rome, Italy
+39 06 686 1247
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

70 euros for steak I wouldn't give my dog. Don't even think about it. There is definitely some sort of "bait and switch" scam going on involving receipts as well. Just keep on walking - the cost here is well above the 'tourist tax' for eating near the Vatican.

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Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food wasn't too bad. Some hearty choices if you don't mind the food that is prepared in the morning and re-heated for you in the afternoon. But be prepared to pay. PAY A LOT. eg. A fruit smoothie costs 18 euros. Overall, BEST TO BE AVOIDED.

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Cairo, Egypt
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking towards St. Peter's we got deceived by the good looking place and did not even look into the menu not to mention the reviews obviously and got ripped off for a poor quality food and less than average service ... definitely don't go there even the toilet was a disgrace from hygienic stand point NO GO PLACE

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Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very little else to add from all the 1* comments - total rip off ! My only advise to fellow victims is to try and not let it ruin what has probably been an amazing day spent in and around the Vatican. We were in Rome with wonderful friends and every time we paid for a meal or a round... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a rest after being in the Vatican museum for about 5 hours. We ordered 2 cups of English tea, and 2 muffins. No prices, and we expected it to be a little more expensive, being so close to the Vatican......... but when our bill came, I was beyond shocked! 48€!!!!!!!!!!!! What an absolute rip off!

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Thank JulioMonkey
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We're family of 4 with 2 kids under 12. After the Papal Audience today, we were so cold and tired. My kids were initially just wanted some hot chocolate and snacks. I asked for menu with the waiter but he said everything just order by choosing the food from display and forced me to order without any explanation of prices... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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96 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

When you see a restaurant close to a touristic place, you know its prices will be higher than those not so close to the attractions; nevertheless, this particular establishment goes beyond what one could accept. As other reviewers have already written, they do not give menus to the customers, and the dessert menus on the tables do not have a... More 

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Paris, France
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The guy di not show us the meni, we had a "special pasta selection"... bad taste, bad quality and we paid 80 euros for 2 horrible pasta plates and 2 coca cola !!!! Don't go there. this is pure fraud

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Thank vadenis2017
1 review
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Very very bad restaurant. They dont want to show the lunchcard and told us (me and my wife) there are special menu. We could choose between 3 menu's: combination pasta, chicken and potatoes or pasta salmon and potatos Or 4 kinds of pasta. We ordered salmon and ckicken. The taste was very bad, dry chicken, fat potatos, bad vegetables and... More 

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Thank Michel J
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Me & my friend went there and firstly, we were told about the specials without any mention of the price. Secondly, they got our order wrong. Thirdly, they totally ripped us off. A caffe latte is 8 euros, coke zero (the small can) 6.5 and a piece of chicken with literally a cup of pasta 35 euros. All in all,... More 

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Italian, Cafe
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Pio 98/100, 00193 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 686 1247

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Staying in Vatican / Borgo

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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 visitors vie for elbow room, or stand in line for a visit. Once the sun sets, the neighbourhood is transformed into a quiet and picturesque hamlet.
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