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La Caletta

#70 of 9,778 Restaurants in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Contemporary
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Via Aurelia 74/78, 00165 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6440 0375
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
Tue - Sat 12:30 - 15:30
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hidden gem. First time in Rome. We lucked up on this place through trip advisor. Glad we were in luck because we enjoyed ourselves tremendously. The service was great! Food was delicious and the ambiance was wonderful and relaxing. Perfect after a full day of siteseeing. What a way to end our last night in Rome! Thank you Alesandro and... More 

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Bowie, Maryland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So we did the whirlwind crazy tours in Rome over 3 days--dog tired and craving a wonderful meal to relax and celebrate our last night before leaving for five days in Sorrento. I opened TripAdvisor on my phone and looked up restaurants in Rome - seafood--#1 is La Caletta! On the way back from Assisi I call and made a... More 

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Thank Karen S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after visiting the Vatican City. Ordered seafood salad, which had very tender octopus and crunchy fresh prawns with a good sauce. We had the beef steak which was very good, and the fish of the day which was also very good. Very prompt service, very attentive to explain how the dishes were prepared as well.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal here during our holiday in Rome. The food was excellent, a little on the pricier side but not overpriced for the quality of food. The restaurant itself is modern but cosy and romantic as well. The staff were excellent. The courses took a little longer than normal to come out but we enjoyed being there and... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Today I went to La Caletta following TripAdvisor recommendations for a business dinner. The service was excellent and our server gave us great suggestions for our dinner. For appetizer we had the shrimp wrapped in zucchini, the seafood salad and the black ink polenta. They were all to die for. For dinner we had the fish baked in salt and... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

The waiter was a little uninterested, but the food was awesome. Definetely visiting again! Great pasta, great prices.

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Thank 718yohannn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

I was originally recommended this restaurant by my Italian boss, and since then I have eaten here many of the times I have visited Rome, both on business and as a tourist. The owner speaks English and is very attentive to his customer, helping you to choose the right fish from his fresh display caught that day. I often have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went to La Calletta on our last day in Rome and I wish that we had gone earlier. The food was amazing and the atmosphere was fantastic. The owner helped us pick out some fresh fish and made suggestions on menu items that would we could try. I can't say enough about the service and the quality of the... More 

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Accord, New York
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Our residence hotel recommended this place. We were staying a few blocks away.We dined two nights in a row at this restaurant -- not because it was close but because it was so good! As an interior designer, I loved the simple black and white decor. The food is interesting and inventive. The antipasti zucchini wrapped shrimp is the very... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We dropped in one night passing by and we are so glad we did. As the other reviews state, it is not cheap ($190 for 4 of us for mix of entree, mains, deserts and wine) but value was excellent for the quality. The owner was there and gave us excellent recommendations for food. In fact every 'invention' of his... 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
Average prices
US$183
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
Thursday
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
Friday
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
Saturday
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Aurelia 74/78, 00165 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6440 0375

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Los Angeles, California
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?