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Castroni

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Via Nazionale 71 | Quartiere Monti, Rome, Italy
+39 06 2036 9680
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Today
09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
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Mon - Sat 09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

all international products you could crave in your stay in Rome! they have it all, but of course also very high quality Italian products

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Thank Dalila S
Pennsylvania
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We went to the little cafe inside every morning for breakfast (and sometimes in the afternoon for a pick-me-up) The pastries were good, delicious cappuccino, and friendly staff. There is a plethora of candy to purchase in the store and downstairs is a cute little supermarket. Definitely worth a stop.

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Thank Gabby C
Australia
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

This place was awesome! The sandwiches and carbonara was delicious. The prices were lower than what you'd pay in North America.

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Thank lovetofly380
Roma
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148 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

Attracted to the renowned name of Castroni, we wanted to have something to eat before going for a walk in Rome. We asked for two pizza with pumpkin flower portions. No price list was showed. The waitress invited us to sit in a quite dark and dull room. After we finished (two inglorious portions of pizza and one coffee) we... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

We spent quite a while looking around at the wide range of goods available in this lovely food store, it was fabulous, especially the hand decorated packaging for Christmas gifts. We made time to visit again for coffee and a snack

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Thank GillyBed
Williamsburg, Virginia
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475 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

This is a family run specialty supermarket and restaurant. The food is excellent and the downstairs market is a great place to purchase tea and coffee, etc. We had eggplant Panini which were truly outstanding. We had what they called a Trancio Torta which puts the streusel that we have had in both Austria and Germany to shame. You have... More 

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Thank Anthony H
Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Castroni Is a local family run specialty market, although they have 12 stores throughout Rome. The one I visited is on via Nazionale. As you enter, there is this long hallway all the way to the back which is the restaurant/cafe. As you walk thru, you will find a large selection of many different products, some imported, but mostly Italian... More 

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Thank bob2bkk
Hertford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Nice place to have a sandwich toasted or coffee. Food tastes good. Shop also sells sweets, general supplies, ground coffee etc.

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Thank Foxholes26
Rome, Italy
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2014

I usually go to Castroni with friends for lunch for they have a lot of variety of food: from panini (evene veggie ones), to salads, vegegies and meat, mozzarella etc. This time I went there for a break late in the morning: I liket the ginseng coffee and croissant. The only thing I did not like much was that the... More 

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1 Thank Penny_Hell
Tokyo, Japan
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2014

I came to this place more for the candy shopping than dining, although I had a cappuccino which was great! But if you like chocolate and candies, definitely come to this shop!! they carry a huge selection of chocolates, candies and cookies, and the staff was very nice and helpful. I was so happy to find my fav Italian chocolate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
Thursday
09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
Friday
09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
Saturday
09:30 - 13:00
15:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Nazionale 71 | Quartiere Monti, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monti
  • Neighbourhood: Monti
  • Phone Number: +39 06 2036 9680

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Monti

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Monti
Monti is Rome’s rebel yell. This neighbourhood just west of Termini train station mixes grit with fun as it continues to fight for its reputation as a magnet for the artsy, alternative, and hipster. Every season, quirky boutiques and food spots sprout up on its cobblestone streets. The neighbourhood supports unique and homegrown businesses that cater to its longtime residents as well as hipsters on the hunt. Hang out at Piazza della Madonna dei Monti anytime after lunch and you'll always find something going on.
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