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Lungomare Amerigo Vespucci 72, 00122 Lido di Ostia, Italy
+39 06 5647 0867
Tue - Sun 09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I had pasta Vingole - it was great. Good service. The restaurant is inside a lido. Nice ambience. Very clean. Enjoy your meal.

Thank Alwin S
1 review
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

I had the best seafood , great place just by the sea great view . The service is provided by the best of the best

Thank Ciocioi M
Rome, Italy
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168 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We had lunch with friends and we had great time as usual...good food, sun and nice atmosphere. My suggestion: don't miss "Gran crudo imperiale"! (raw fish - hors d'oeuvre)

Thank Marcello66
1 review
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Hi to Everybody, i've been With My Family In This incredible old-fashioned restaurant, for the Befana's Festivity, just a couple of days Ago. So what to say? As soon as i came into this place, i remained pretty shocked about the crow of people that were having lunch. So i immediately thought and my family as well, that there was... More 

Thank augucas
Frankfort, Kentucky
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235 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed in Lido di Ostia our last day in Rome to visit the archaeological ruins at Ostia Antica and went to La Bussola for dinner. It was a nice change from all of the Roman fare we had been eating. This place had some of the best/freshest seafood I've ever had. They were very busy but... More 

Thank wamzie
Tallinn, Estonia
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2014

One of the best, restaurant in Lido di Ostia ! Food is just amazing, always fresh fish served and a great variety of delicious dishes! The service is also great, very friendly and available personal. I recommend La Bussola to seafood lovers. It's definitely a MUST!

1 Thank Mix_2012
Cagliari, Italy
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96 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

If you decide to go, Please order the seafood mix of the day, it is like a huge soup-like concoction of the day`s catch fish, mussels, crab, shrimps and more all in it`s own broth....... We tried almost all the menu pasta plates they serve within 4 days of retiring to this super tasty and very friendly family run restaurant... More 

Thank Patricio B
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Nice lunch however overpriced raw fish starter, service not really attentive, waiters a bit like Fawlty Towers. Not all main available and had to inhale the cigar of my neighbour for various minutes which almost led to me regurgitating my meal...

Thank Margot1906
New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2014

The dinner was delicious! And walking distance from Domus Gratiae. Everything everyone ordered was excellent and the service was very good.

Thank ngn_ny
Mosta, Malta
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2014 via mobile

Been there following trip advisor reviews! Following a beautiful entrance with a sea aquarium and a beautiful fish display choice, we had an amazing dinner. Staff was excellent and we enjoyed it to the full. Will definitely come back again in summer.

Thank Holmes Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Amerigo Vespucci 72, 00122 Lido di Ostia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Lido di Ostia
  • Phone Number: +39 06 5647 0867

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