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Ristorante dei Musei

Via Santamaura, 5, Rome, Italy
+39 06 3972 3905
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (82 reviews)
“bread” (28 reviews)
“cake” (11 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Santamaura, 5, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After my family and I finished our tour of Vatican City, we were starving. Ristorante dei Musei is right outside the wall of Vatican City. We knew nothing of the restaurant and thought we would give it a try. We were so happy we did....More

Thank sgka1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly service and delicious food. What more could we ask for? The portions were really big and we left the restaurant feeling so full, but not before we were given a shot of limoncello each. Prices were affordable which was a surprise, given how...More

Thank Natalie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here by recommendation and thoroughly enjoyed it. The restaurant is family run and watching and listening to their interaction was all part of the experience and created the atmosphere. We were offered a set menu and two of the dishes were cooked exactly...More

Thank GrumpyD3
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide Rolando told us we are making a quick stop for lunch before we toured the Vatican. As soon as we walked in we were met by the owner and treated like family. Wine, beer, bread, pizza and tons of smiles. Then we...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So happy we found this wonderful place. From the moment Mama Maria greeted us and ushered us in, we felt welcome and at home. Our waiter Diago greeted us like a relative and recommended a superbe meal. There were many courses with excellent flavours and...More

Thank barbvol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super pizza and spegeti .... the food was very tasty and at the end of the dishes they served us free fruits .. water melons and grapes Great service and friendly staff Make sure you have lunch here just after your visit to Vatican museum

Thank krishnadasunni
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Best restaurant I have ever been to. Had the lasagne which was the tastiest I have ever experienced. My friend had the Margherita pizza which was also delicious. Staff are extremely friendly and chatted to us lots whilst also giving us free drinks. They were...More

Thank mhton
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I had spaghetti alla matriciana and it was very good, the serving was very fast (10 minutes) and we also received cherries on the house. We also recommend the straciatella soup!

Thank Alexandru B
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Had one of the pasta dishes, my friends had pizzas and all were excellent. Free limoncello and cherry, some free tapas. Tipic italian atmosphere, lots of shouting and putting an show but in a fun way if you understand their culture. Also a lot cheaper...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch after a tour of the Vatican. Staff and food are very food here. Enjoyed conversations with the staff and owners and had some pizza and pasta as well as wine and limoncello. Food was delivered very quickly and staff was attentive...More

Thank Paul T
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25 January 2017|
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Response from Jana O | Reviewed this property |
We paid cash, but they apparently do, according to the previous answers...
1 January 2017|
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Response from Jana O | Reviewed this property |
It might be possible to make a reservation, but I would recommend to call rather than write an e-mail... Or just drop in before you go to the Musei. It is very close to the Musei entrance. They close after lunch, that's why... More
Robert P
27 November 2015|
Response from RistoranteDeiMusei | Property representative |
Dear Robert, We're usually open from 11:30 AM to 6:00 PM, every day of the week except Sunday (the last Sunday of the month we're open as usual).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santamaura, 5, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 3972 3905
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