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Antica Palestrina

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piazza S. Maria degli angeli, Palestrina, Italy
+39 06 953 8540
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Bologna, Italy
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

After a visit to the wonderful historic museums and historical places at Palestrina not far from Rome , seeped in history, after a long day we stopped for a meal here and we're not disappointed . Good traditional fare at honest prices washed down with some of their local Frascati. This is also a great place to go sightseeing. A

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Brussels, Belgium
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186 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I were strolling through the centre of Palestrina and were looking for a place where we could get a quick and light lunch. We found this trattoria with a nice terrace in the corner of a square and asked whether we could get a light lunch (we were not up for a three-course meal) which was no... More 

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Rogersville, Tennessee
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2013

This restaurant was recommended by the owner of the B&B where we were staying. He said it was mostly locals and very good food. We felt he was accurate on both counts. The other customers were clearly locals and regulars at that. It is an unassuming restaurant and not very big. We had a friendly server (owner?) who made recommendations.... More 

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Frascati, Italy
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2012

Today we decided to day trip from our home in Frascati to Palestrina and visit the museum there. After a long slog up to said museum and a couple of hours taking in its outstanding collection of ancient Roman artifacts, our stomachs were growling and off we went to Antica Palestrina for lunch. Billed as serving traditional Roman cuisine, they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: piazza S. Maria degli angeli, Palestrina, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Palestrina
  • Phone Number: +39 06 953 8540
Description
This place has great food. The restaurant is immaculate. The customers are mainly locals. The atmosphere is great and the price is right.

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