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Antica Pesa

Via Garibaldi 18, 00153 Rome, Italy
+39 06 580 9236
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Garibaldi 18, 00153 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One word truly describes our experience - “Fantastico” To start we must say “Thank You” to the Head Concierge at our hotel, St. Regis and it was truly perfect! As we walked to our table in the patio we fell in love with the ambiance...More

Thank 4Uyes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family-run gourmet restaurant which doesn't forget its Roman heritage. The restaurant is made of an internal room with contemporary art pieces and a winter garden which opens up completely in spring and summer. The menu is creative and quintessentially Italian at the same time. Feel...More

Thank Luigi I
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This is my second visit to Antica Pesa in Rome - the first a few years ago. I don't understand the negative reviews for I've found the food to be superlative, the service excellent and welcoming and the prices on par with much less worthy...More

1  Thank tom17cd
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I first came to Antica Pesa in January 2017 for possibly the most romantic dinner I have ever been on, with the woman who will always be the love of my life! An incredible set of circumstances brought us together at this restaurant that could...More

1  Thank B B
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Our dinner at Antica Pesa was an experience that must be described in two parts. “Front-of-house” and the general ambience were well up the standards expected. All the restaurant staff were polite and professional. The restaurant itself is up there with the most charismatic and...More

Thank JandApe
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We booked a table well in advance for 8 of us and were very much looking forward to trying this restaurant. The reception on arrival from the hostess was nothing short of rude and unwelcoming. The food was mixed - we had some good dishes...More

1  Thank LScambs
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This restaurant was recommended from a friend of mine. It was not to my satisfaction, the food was not exceptional and the service was ery poore . The price are very high. Terrible value for money

Thank 2345soon
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This restaurant serves small portions of very good food. The drinks are ok - although a martini was served in a small glass - half the size of a regular martini glass, without olives. Beef tartar was ok. Sole was excellent. Penne pasta just average...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Business dinner for three. Carbonara was an average experience while mini hamburger starter really good. Veal’s straccetti Roman style were ok Service was good and wine list wide and deep

Thank Lucio W
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We brought a Rome-based friend here for dinner in October. It was a chilly rainy night, but the outdoor patio at Antica Pesa served us well...it was dry and warm and , as always, inviting and friendly. This long-time stalwart in Trastevere has not lost...More

Thank Rcdown78
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded
postcard, a little worn around the edges but still
charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering
streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and
overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible
mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of
entertainment - a rotating set of street performers
entertains almost every night, and unforgettable
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Richard H
13 January 2017|
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Response from Simona A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think this is a nice place for your reception. The restaurant is nice and very well organized. It has an outside dining aea that can be very nice in May. The food is very good and the prices are comparable to other... More
29 May 2016|
Response from Patricia C | Reviewed this property |
We went on a Saturday evening so people tended to be dressed up as they were there for celebrations (birthdays etc). I think in general it would be classed as "smart casual" because it is not cheap and it's probably... More
14 May 2015|
Response from Joanna W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so although the restaurant is sectioned off so may be drop them an email to ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 36 - USD 144
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Garibaldi 18, 00153 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trastevere
  • Neighbourhood: Trastevere
  • Phone Number: +39 06 580 9236
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Giving always attention to meet the changing course of the latest trends, the restaurant has the culinary agility to anchor the current fashion to the heritage of the rules and quality of the food products, maintaining the delicate equilibrium between discretion and popularity. In this way, we assure our guests to be present, without appearing. The original customs officer and the modern host, preserving the historic mission of the place, have been followed by a family known as connoisseurs of taste: the perfection of the proposed cuisine, offered in an ambiance enhanced by the beauty of the great artworks and the meticulous attention for each guest, so to guarantee an exclusive atmosphere combined with the warmth of a comforting familiarity. Our guest, no matter from which movie set arrives, or for how long hasn’t come, is always welcomed with a smile, a shake of hand, a delicious meal accompanied by an excellent wine and with the warmth of the art surrounding this fascinating angle of Rome. We know well that what the body nurtures is not foreign to the soul.
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