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Al Vantaggio | Via Del Vantaggio N 35, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 323 6848
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, and service. Risotto al forno must try. Good options for veggies as well. Must visit.

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Thank somaninow
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by coincidence, it looked nice so we decided to have diner here. Read the reviews here afterwards and surprised that they are so positive because we would not recommend this restaurant after our experience. Service is correct, no a bad word about the work of the waiter since he did his job well, but the quality... More 

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Luigi D, Proprietario at Al Vantaggio, responded to this review

hi Thanks a lot you are so kindly also if i realy dont' know realy if you came in our restaurant. So i just say this because we made the sauce of matriciana in the moment it is impossible that can be acid, for the lasagna i can say that we do all things in this restaurant much more well... More 

United Kingdom
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Great small place only 200 m or so from Piazza del Popolo. Amazing the better value for money you can get just walking a block down a side street from Via del Corso versus what you might get at the tourist restaurants on the Piazza. Come here if you want to eat - great atmosphere.

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Thank Recon Jimmy
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Just had dinner in this restaurant by chance, after walking the whole of Via Del Corso. Located down a side street on the left just before Piazza del Popole, it had a lovely cosy atmosphere and very attentive staff. Best meal we have had in Rome by far!

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Thank jgil80
Poznan, Poland
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very good Italian food & wine. Professional staff, especially Mrs. Cristina! :) I have been there three times and always enjoyed it.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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186 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Good quality Osteria down a side-street of the same name, offering a typical Rome menu. The food and service were both good.

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Thank JMEdQ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Thank you very much for that very delicious dinner, wine and the very relaxed and chilled atmosphere.Nice restaurant with history. Good food. Good service.

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Luigi D, Proprietario at Al Vantaggio, responded to this review

thanks you very much More 

Athens, Greece
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Picked up by accident. I made a reservation but it was almost empty which is not a good thing. But the food was excellent. We tried carbonara. Very balanced and not very eggy. Two other pastas with bacon, one with white sauce and the other with red. And a calzone. Very tasty food; the children loved it. The house red... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We ended up at Al Vantaggio because 3 other places were fully booked. So when we checked online to see what was still available, Al Vantaggio came up as a place that was closeby, had a relatively good review and had a table for 5. So we headed out that way. We were not dissapointed! The service was so friendly,... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

bad cocktails with cheap alcohol, slow service, pizza is not excellent, too much salt. Will never come back...

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Thank Alexandr H
Luigi D, Proprietario at Al Vantaggio, responded to this review

Hi surely she and a connoisseur but I assure you also wrong because we are very careful to raw materials, however, and only his opinion ................. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 49
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Vantaggio | Via Del Vantaggio N 35, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Campo Marzio
  • Neighbourhood: Campo Marzio
  • Phone Number: +39 06 323 6848
Description
Just off the heaving via del Corso you will find an outpost of civility and authentic Roman feeling in Al Vantaggio. Founded in 1920, this traditional eaterie was originally a tavern for carriage drivers, but now has a much more comfortable ambience ��� half-paneled walls, 17th century style frescoes, white tablecloths, artfully folded napkins, air conditioning. Run by a pair of brothers who grew up with this restaurant and are dedicated to it, Al Vantaggio is a relaxing and elegant place to enjoy a true Roman kitchen with a few Calabrian twists. Dishes include a rather spectacular spaghetti con frutti di mare, rich oxtail stew, and home made tiramis��. Italian wines complete the picture.

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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 look fabulous in gorgeous piazzas like San Lorenzo in Lucina. Campo Marzio can be a bit of a sleeper after aperitivi hour (21:00), so visit by day and experience the pulse of daytime Rome.
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