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Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino

Via del Gelsomino 68 | Zona San Pietro, 00165 Rome, Italy
+39 335 815 0837
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via del Gelsomino 68 | Zona San Pietro, 00165 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on a Saturday night about 9 PM and it was about half full. Our waitress was quite busy and spoke almost no English, but she tried her best to communicate with us since we speak no Italian. We waited about...More

Thank cynchChicago
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018
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Grazie.

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We booked a table last night and had to come back tonight as it was a fabulous experience. Food amazing, good value for money, great ambiance and lovely staff. Very much recommend this restaurant.More

Thank Clareilett
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thanks for the Cortese Review, your satisfaction is for us reason for pride, we are waiting for you to taste our other specialties, and maybe even to toast with a good wine. Thanks again, a hug. Lorenzo. sorry for my english, I use the translator....More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant with a group, and all shared a planned, multi-course meal. The atmosphere was definitely old Italian, and all of the food courses were excellent. The house wines, both red and white, were great as well. When it got a bit...More

1  Thank Mink52
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017
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Grazie per la gentile recensione, spero di riavervi quanto prima nel nostro Locale per farvi Gustare altre nostre Specialità e...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We are staying in a nice little HomeAway apartment Via Gregoiro II. The owner of the apartment had recommended this place as a good, reasonable place to eat. On our first day we tried to eat here, but they did not open up until 7:30,...More

Thank Rick-Rozzi
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017
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Grazie per la Gentile recensione, la vostra soddisfazione è Orgoglio per noi, spero che torniate a ritrovarci presto, e brinderemo...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

The food was fantastic. Our table tried several dishes they had to offer and all of them where better than the next. Make sure to save room for the Tiramisu, it was so good we ordered a second.More

Thank Adam K
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017
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Grazie per la Gentile recensione, la vostra soddisfazione è Orgoglio per noi, spero che torniate a ritrovarci presto, e brinderemo...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere, traditional setting (nice bikes). Kind owner and service. Food is just outstanding (try the oxtail), wine perfekt. We shall return.More

Thank mereszt
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017
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Grazie per la Gentile Recensione, la Vostra Soddisfazione è per noi Motivo di Orgoglio nel Nostro Lavoro, Spero di riavervi...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Very typical italian hosteria, serving good variety Of pasta and meat. Ingredients are traditional, with taste. I strongly suggest Abbacchio alla romana, and carciofi as vegetables. A tasty tiramisù homeMade, to finish. Price around 30/35 eu X person.More

Thank ChrisItaly
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017
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Grazie per la gentile recensione, spero di riavervi quanto prima nel nostro Locale per farvi Gustare altre nostre Specialità e...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Not even me, a foodie and fun of my italian and roman cuisine, I knew this restaurant. Thanks to friends and family I had a full immersion in a the true Roman cuisine, with the fundamental dishes that must be tried once in a lifetime...More

1  Thank Gaia1604
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2017
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Grazie per la gentile recensione, spero di riavervi quanto prima nel nostro Locale per farvi Gustare altre nostre Specialità e...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Menu is usual but has hidden surprises. New clients are a bit penalized, but that's how Italy works. All in all, food was great, value/quality was awesome, waiting time was reasonable and atmosphere too was nice. Only let down was they made 13 min to...More

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Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016
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Grazie per la gentile recensione, spero di riavervi quanto prima nel nostro Locale per farvi Gustare altre nostre Specialità e...More

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome food , typical Rome food . Well worth a visit reasonably priced . If you want to eat food that is recommended by locals this is where you should go .More

Thank Ian W
Lorenzo M, Proprietario at Vecchia Osteria del Gelsomino, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016
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Grazie per la gentile recensione, spero di riavervi quanto prima nel nostro Locale per farvi Gustare altre nostre Specialità e...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Gelsomino 68 | Zona San Pietro, 00165 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 335 815 0837
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