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Hostaria Antica Roma

Via Appia Antica, N.176, 00178 Rome, Italy
+39 06 513 2888
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (60 reviews)
“antipasti” (24 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Appia Antica, N.176, 00178 Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 374 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I came across this restaurant by accident as we were walking along the Appian Way. It was a very hot day and we were getting exhausted. When we entered, we were warmly greeted and seated at a nice table near the center...More

Thank Gastronome37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The moment we arrived we were well taken care of by Paolo. Unfortunately we had arrived a couple of weeks too late to enjoy the outdoor dining, but the interior of the place was just as lovely. It had a decor that was classic and...More

Thank tatianasoe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, especially the desert, and lovely friendly service from the owner. The location is beautiful, tucked out of the way of Via Appia. Especially recommend the crème brûlée which is hand toasted at your table!

Thank maecilla
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I have never and possibly never will have an experience like the one my family and friends had here. From the time we arrived Paolo treated our party of eight like family. He was warm and inviting, funny and full of life. His stories are...More

1  Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Paolo and his team for putting on a fantastic 4 course lunch and aperitivio! The venue itself is located along the historic Appian Antica and has an amazing view in the garden! They serve traditional roman dishes with 2000 year old roman recipes!...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came to this restaurant when we were visiting Rome for the first time on our anniversary. It was AMAZING - Definitely the best lasagna thus far and the father and son (I believe the owners) were personable and very accommodating. We...More

Thank Juanie F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My family of 8 went to this restaurant on a week night. And had without a doubt the best meal of the whole trip. The food is amazing and not only that the atmosphere surrounding this property is to die for. It's family run restaurant...More

Thank toodles1020
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This was the best overall experience we have had at a restaurant in Italy, not only the food was great the owner Massimo and his son made us feel welcomed and treated us like family. This is a must if you come to Rome. Very...More

Thank Michael I
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had dined at Paolo's family's restaurant 5 yrs ago and it was amazing. 5 years later we returned to Rome and dined at their new location. It's absolutely beautiful and the food is so delicious. We were a bit early and Paolo greeted us...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My friends and I came here for dinner and it was incredible. The food is to die for abd reasonably priced. Paolo is fantastic and his stories are great. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank rb0216
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25 April 2017|
Response from blutos | Property representative |
Hello , you can book on line at our page on facebook ,never on Monday.Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$84
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Appia Antica, N.176, 00178 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 513 2888
  • E-mail
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