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Tempio di Mecenate

Largo Leopardi 14/18, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 487 2653
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (77 reviews)
“suckling pig” (6 reviews)
“scampi” (4 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Largo Leopardi 14/18, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fabulous Pisa and deserts with superb service. Our favourite meal out during our holiday. We will be going back for lunch!

Thank LKSutton
Reviewed 1 week ago

For my first dinner in Italy I decided to keep it simple and have a meal at the first restaurant I came upon walking in the neighborhood around my hotel. I came upon this restaurant and the tables outside were full but inside was not....More

Thank grolydmd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mid prize restaurant, but very very good pizzas. I think it was best pizza for me. Also ice cream for dessert is very good. Restaurant is very popular.

Thank Miketapio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and great pizzas. I would recommend this restaurant but it can get busy so go earlier around 7/8pm or reserve a table if you want to sit outside

Thank Luke G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice restaurant, awesome food with great service, I was lucky the artichokes were is season! A must try!

Thank pauwelsjeroen
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We had a nice table in the sunshine and enjoyed a delicious pizza and ravioli. The lunch was somewhat marred by a very rude waiter. From the beginning he seemed put out by our presence. He asked if we wanted water, I said no but...More

Thank ClipperAnna
Reviewed 8 April 2018

This place was recommended by the friend of a friend. We had a pizza margherita and a pizza "Tempio di Mecenate". Both were well prepared, although the margherita was noticeably skimpy with the basil leaves. In fact, there were none visible. The crust, however, was...More

Thank Airfrere
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We were walking around to find a place to have dinner and found this restaurant. Service was very good the italian way. Food was OK but not more than that.

Thank Anders L
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The food is cooked in a homely manner. The pasta we had was to die for, all freshly made and really well cooked. We also had meat dishes as main course and the meats were well cooked. Excellent service too. No frills and fancies, but...More

Thank Isabella C
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Great food, reasonably priced and close to where we were staying. The staff were friendly and helpful, the food was very good. Enjoyed so much came here 3 times on our visit. No photo due to eating it as soon as it arrived.

Thank traceew471
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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Terri-Lee F
5 June 2016|
Response from Solhip | Reviewed this property |
I think they open reasonably, earlier than 7.30pm like a lot of places. We were there about 7.30 but other people were well in their meals by that time. Sorry I can't be more specific.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Leopardi 14/18, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 487 2653
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