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Il Mozzicone

Borgo Pio 180, 00193 Rome, Italy
+39 06 686 1500
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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“carbonara” (8 reviews)
“mussels” (4 reviews)
“panacotta” (2 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
12:00 - 15:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Borgo Pio 180, 00193 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great alfresco location in a quiet piazza. Reasonable prices, good food and service. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on Il Mozzicone with hungry kids. Lunches were great; efficient service and food came really fast which was appreciated. Reasonable prices, a wide shady seating area - we were happy!

Thank Matvl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here on Monday with my partner whilst on a trip to the Vatican. We both really enjoyed the food after having a less tasty experience elsewhere the evening before, we were both super hungry! I had the prawn risotto and my partner had the...More

Thank JessyB1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not directly on the busy street Borio Pio, so talking when sitting outside is no problem. Good service, good Italian food, good wine.

Thank HWLange
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Very good Italian food, best lasagna, very good Napolitano pizza, delicious antipasto. Near the San Pietro piazza.

Thank Ana Camelia I
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

A must visit when you are in Rome. Had been to the Vatican to see the Pope and afterwards decided to stop for a drink near by. We were only looking to stop off for a drink however being lunch time, sitting outside in other...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

It can be difficult to find truly good food at a reasonable price steps from the Vatican. If you wander into Il Mozzicone you still haven't found it. Located in a small piazza just off Borgo Pio, the outdoor seating looks inviting and after a...More

Thank grinisa
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We struggled to find a restaurant in Rome which combined great food & service.... until we stumbled across this place! Warm greeting and sat at a table inside, the restaurant has been done out really nicely! We both ordered lasagne which was really nice! Just...More

Thank OleGunnarG
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The food was average. I probably wouldn't go back but if you're hungry it was conveniently located and they all spoke English well. Cash only!

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant and terrace looked modern from the outside. It's located in a cosy street, not far from the Vatican area. The antipasti were fine: we had tomato bruschetta and grilled vegetables. Then we had ossobucco and gnocchi with pesto and mozzarella. The gnocchi tasted...More

Thank Ingeborg_Le
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Pio 180, 00193 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 686 1500
  • E-mail
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