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Al Vantaggio

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Al Vantaggio | Via Del Vantaggio N 35, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 323 6848
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Today
12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you very much for that very delicious dinner, wine and the very relaxed and chilled atmosphere.Nice restaurant with history. Good food. Good service.

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Luigi D, Proprietario at Al Vantaggio, responded to this review

thanks you very much More 

Athens, Greece
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up by accident. I made a reservation but it was almost empty which is not a good thing. But the food was excellent. We tried carbonara. Very balanced and not very eggy. Two other pastas with bacon, one with white sauce and the other with red. And a calzone. Very tasty food; the children loved it. The house red... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up at Al Vantaggio because 3 other places were fully booked. So when we checked online to see what was still available, Al Vantaggio came up as a place that was closeby, had a relatively good review and had a table for 5. So we headed out that way. We were not dissapointed! The service was so friendly,... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

bad cocktails with cheap alcohol, slow service, pizza is not excellent, too much salt. Will never come back...

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Luigi D, Proprietario at Al Vantaggio, responded to this review

Hi surely she and a connoisseur but I assure you also wrong because we are very careful to raw materials, however, and only his opinion ................. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great experience. Our waiter Alam was very pleasant and helpful. Portions were massive and really good quality food. Really enjoyed our meal here; one of the best we have had!

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We started with the bruschetta and it was almost inedible. I ordered the rigatoni with a tomato based sauce and found it bland. My partner ordered the carbonara and enjoyed it. The service was very slow. In addition to this, seeing the manager's rude responses to some of the reviews below really demonstrates their knowledge of customer service.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had a dinner here for the last night we were in Rome. My husband and I have two fussy teenagers and the whole dining experience was exceptional. As the title states the staff, food, prices and entertainment was outstanding. I would like to make a special mention of the waiter who served us on the evening we dined and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had a very good lunch at Al Vantaggio. Fiori de Zucca, a specialty, followed by abbachio (lamb) for me and my wife. Everything well prepared and tasty. Price was also good. We stayed for a long time and had a wonderful time! Very good and no-intrusion service. If you are close to Piazza dei Popoli, you should go there!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I have been coming here for the the last 15 years. The food is always consistently good, house wine is great and the staff is amazing. Thank you Al Ventaggio for so many great dinners and memories. Can't wait to come back. PS...the fiori di zucco was amazing!

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Rude staff, never gave a single smile or was welcoming in any kind of way. I sent back my rare and bloody piece of fillet that was suposed to be medium and none of the waitors apologised or anything - even worse - they tried to suggest that I was wrong and that that was a medium fillet when the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$28 - US$49
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, International
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Vantaggio | Via Del Vantaggio N 35, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Campo Marzio
  • Neighbourhood: Campo Marzio
  • Phone Number: +39 06 323 6848
Description
Just off the heaving via del Corso you will find an outpost of civility and authentic Roman feeling in Al Vantaggio. Founded in 1920, this traditional eaterie was originally a tavern for carriage drivers, but now has a much more comfortable ambience ��� half-paneled walls, 17th century style frescoes, white tablecloths, artfully folded napkins, air conditioning. Run by a pair of brothers who grew up with this restaurant and are dedicated to it, Al Vantaggio is a relaxing and elegant place to enjoy a true Roman kitchen with a few Calabrian twists. Dishes include a rather spectacular spaghetti con frutti di mare, rich oxtail stew, and home made tiramis��. Italian wines complete the picture.

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