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Alfredo e Ada

#183 of 9,545 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Via Dei Banchi Nuovi 14 | Ada, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 687 8842
Today
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the carbonara and tomato sauce pastas. The carbonara sauce was excellent, the tomato sauce was good, with hints of spice. However, the penne pasta that was served was slightly under-cooked and didn't taste home made like another pasta place we tried.

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Thank Betty F
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tiny restaurant. Go early otherwise booking a must or be ready to wait.The menu is what the cook decided to prepare that meal. Limited choice but all outstanding. No desert. Wine is red or white and directly taken from the barrel. Inexpensive.

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Thank Lionel C
Springfield, Illinois
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815 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Love this trattoria and their concept. You sit and they feed you what was made that day. We had loved the vitello with white wine and peas are good, as well as the roman chicken. There is no menu and the dishes are not very large so you can have both. They will end with few cookies and a limoncello.... More 

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Thank Clevlander
Singapore, Singapore
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a hidden gem in Rome of authentic culinary experience. The place is tucked away in a side street with non-fancy decorations. The experience of friendly service and home made food was memorable. My wife and I had the stuffed zucchini and lasagna. They were beautifully prepared. The place didn't have any desserts but Ada would offer you biscuits... More 

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Thank tobeslo
Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A very small little joint with very little table room and seating. So get ready to get cozy with your neighbors, in fact... talk to them and make it a double date! We did and had a great time exchanging travel stories with an Italian couple about their honeymoon to the states and vice versa. As for the food, very... More 

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Rome, Italy
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Really and truly one of the few classical trattorie left in Rome, a tiny place where they'll seat you with strangers if that's the only way to fit everyone in, where mom cooks and pop runs the tables, writing the daily menu of a handful of items on a little pad of paper or your table. Whatever is fresh and... More 

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Thank AJBoyd
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic find Amazing food, good prices ! Friendly staff little hidden Gem . One to add to your list :)

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Thank Gemma D
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This is a small friendly restaurant serving quality home cooked Italian food. We had a lovely bowl of pasta and a nice moist stuffed chicken breast. It's not fancy or grandiose from the outside, but it is good food and very reasonably priced. I'd drop in again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great little place tucked away- we had oxtail stew, parmigiano, and lemon pork. Really flavoursome and lovely service. Be warned that it is very small with shared tables.

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Thank HC1989
Saint Louis, Missouri
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Sharing a table with another couple may not be for everyone, but we were seated at a 4 top table with a younger couple from France. Within minutes we were talking and sharing and enjoying each others company. There is no menu as the young hostess told us what the evenings servings were (she did a great job in English!)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Banchi Nuovi 14 | Ada, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighbourhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 06 687 8842

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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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