Italy’s capital is definitely a foodie heaven. Dishes are prepared using few ingredients but in a creative way. Follow DATS and discover our top 10 spots where the Roman gladiators would go to satisfy their bellies!
DA TONINO TRATTORIA BASSETTI
restaurant - don’t break the bank - Italian
No restaurant more perfectly captures the feeling of a loud, Sunday dinner with your Italian family. The line out the door moves quickly and the traditional food wows tourists and locals alike.
restaurant - local - Italian
Tradition is delicious! Named after Rome’s most famous dish, all the locals come to this special spot for the king of all pastas.
FLAVIO AL VELAVEVODETTO
restaurant - traditional - Italian
Big plates of deliciously traditional Roman pasta. From their acclaimed cacio e pepe to mouth-watering ravioli, this trattoria will not disappoint!
ARMANDO AL PANTHEON
restaurant - family-run - Italian
We all need warm and hearty Italian food to get us through life, and this family establishment is among the best ones. Authentic despite its popularity!
OSTERIA DELLE COPPELLE
osteria - local - cozy
Local cuisine with a twist of modernity. Pop in also for an aperitivo, their small bites are traditionally delicious!
RISTORANTE ANGELINA A TESTACCIO
traditional - outdoor-seating - hip
With its old-fashioned design, this bright rustic-chic restaurant is a rendezvous point for fashion and traditional taste.
GIULIO PASSAMI L’OLIO
winelover - traditional - classy
A never ending exceptional wine list and tasty traditional dishes. We recommend the cacio e pepe with truffle.
TRATTORIA DA CESARE AL CASALETTO
restaurant - secret spot - Italian
It’s old enough to have perfected a variety of fantastic Roman dishes. Two key tips: reservations are a must and try their tonnarelli alla gricia.
TRATTORIA DA TEO
trattoria - classic - traditional
One of Rome’s classic trattoria, this little charming place buzzes with locals! Carbonara and gricia are a must-have.
FELICE A TESTACCIO
traditional - local - restaurant
Forget about having a particularly warm service but this is a beloved restaurant by posh Romans. Cacio e pepe and roasted lamb are the best you can find in the city!