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Hostaria Rasella

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Via Rasella 34/35, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 481 8836
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Richmond, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We came to Via Rasella to try Hostaria Romana which was completely booked and didn't have a table for another three hours. We saw Hostaria Rasella and thought we would give it a try despite it being pretty much empty (in some ways our own stupidity) the starter was not bad but quite expensive, the main course was not al... More 

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Thank alex d
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Food was passable, but overpriced for what it was. Drinks were a few euros higher than it's adjacent competitors. When we elected for wine only (declining to pay for water) and to skip the secundi plates after the so-so primeri, We got some attitude and then a lie about their credit card machine not working, after I had seen another... More 

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Thank Ned B
Washington, DC
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I am sorry to review so negatively among all of the positive reviews of this place, but I feel I must warn others. This restaurant still has their Trip Advisor accolades from 2011 posted on their door, which prompted us to enter in the first place. So deceiving! We visited Rome in early October, 2016. We had been sightseeing all... More 

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Thank ktisinwc
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome place!! I got the rosemary steak, wine lemonchello other alcoholic beverages - Lamb also was amazing! Fresh pasta!! Service was fantastic!

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Thank Chris D
Austin, Texas
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Romantic place a short walk from Piazza Bernini. Gnocchi was homemade as was the pesto sauce it came in. The salami and cheese appetizer is the way to go. The tiramisu was laugh and best in Rome, that's saying a lot.

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Thank agashibx
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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114 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We ended up here by mistake - having actually had a reservation at a nearby, similarly named restaurant. But it turned out to be a happy accident! The dining room is pleasant, not huge, and there is al fresco dining on the street, which is on a small side street, so fairly quiet. The server was very pleasant and accommodating.... More 

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Thank MAM716
San Francisco, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

A wonderful dining experience in this beautiful, little hidden gem of a restaurant. This is classic Roman cuisine done with contemporary finesse. The dining room is comfortable, while not large. There is also outdoor seating available when things get busy. Hidden away on a quiet side street, this restaurant affords a lovely setting for a family or intimate dinner. My... More 

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Thank Pacifica_Patron
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Starters were ok, but everything else was horrible. The owner(?) did nothing while a single servant litteraly ran around. The main courses were awful. The coffee was disgusting. Something has gone terribly wrong since the good reviews on Trip Advisor. Dont do it

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1 Thank Søren G
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

The starters were okay, but the main courses were boring, lacking inspiration. One of them wasn't even edible. Also, the espresso was probably the worst I've ever had.

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Thank Lars S
Twello, The Netherlands
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here. Good service, good food. Would like to rate it 3,5. Not cheap, but good quality. It looks simple from outside.

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Thank Pascale N

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rasella 34/35, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trevi
  • Neighbourhood: Trevi
  • Phone Number: +39 06 481 8836
Description
Classic Roman Hostaria , roman kitchen, fresh fish and superior meet with good prices. All the ingredients are ever , fish, meat and vegetables come exclusively from biological source, near to our town. Prices p.p. about 15 - 35 Euros. We speak english, french and spanish.

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