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Lumie di Sicilia

Via Fratelli Bonnet 41 | Lazio, 00152 Rome, Italy
+39 06 581 3287
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“caponata” (4 reviews)
“swordfish” (4 reviews)
“sardines” (2 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
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Mediterranean, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Fratelli Bonnet 41 | Lazio, 00152 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Near the American Academy and Norwegian Institute in Rome, there is a gastronomic haven for those tired of the typical roman food. Authentic Sicilian cuisine, delicious food, friendly service and reasonable prices makes this my favourite restaurant in Rome. A reason in itself to find...More

Thank Ingvar M
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I choose this place because I've been to Sicily and love its cuisine. The service was outstanding and the place was packed with locals, so it must be quite popular. I tried pasta with sardines, which unfortunately was not as good as the one in...More

1  Thank Betty F
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Very good restaurant. Food, personal, management, choice of wines. Prefer fish and seafood dishes there.

Thank Marina M
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This was around the corner from where we were staying and was recommended to us. The waiters were very patient in explaining the menu in very good English. Food was delicious and huge portions. The orange mousse was so light and tasty. Great value for...More

Thank Crop99
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Yum, and very attentive service. It's odd how some staff don't bother to learn other languages when working specifically to cater to tourists. There are some delicious food highlights. The shared antipasto is a big hit. Then go for pistachio sauce on pasta

Thank Sephuzzy
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Food was really good and the waiter patiently explained in beautiful English anything we asked about. The atmosphere is great with a mix of locals and tourists and the food from Sicily is very well done. We will definitely visit next time we are in...More

Thank jacque1b1
Reviewed 4 December 2016

To savour Sicily without going there! Fish, vegetabes & pistachios are the cornerstone of this fine restaurant. We've frequented for years and are never dissappointed. Last night we ate zucchini & swordfish and caponata as appetizers, divided 4 ways a plate of spaghetti, fresh alici...More

Thank AmericanoinRoma
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We enjoyed a memorable meal here and found it to be the best place we ate in our week in Rome. The food was really excellent - very much Sicilian, unpretentious and well cooked with care and attention to detail. The menu and the flavours...More

Thank Ian D
Etneo, Owner at Lumie di Sicilia, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you we really appreciate your words always wellcome in our restaurant

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

So you are in trastevere and you want to escape the bloody tourists- of course you are one too but who cares! You can ant an authentic place, you want to show the wife you did a bit of research, well here you go. Very...More

1  Thank Garry O
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Visited whilst on holiday in Rome. Local restaurant with a nice feel to the place. Fresh tasty pasta and serving mainly fish dishes. The menu is only in Italian but our waiter spoke English and was very helpful in making recommendations. Overall a nice place.

1  Thank lovingit83
Above the city on the Janiculum hill, Monteverde is
Rome’s popular "getaway" neighbourhood, coveted for
its greenery. Rome's largest urban park, Villa
Pamphili, is the area's centrepiece with affordable
prices and peace and quiet. Monteverde is just far
enough away from the centre to feel like you’re on a
Roman holiday and close enough to feel the lure of
Rome's chaos. Though its downside is the lack of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fratelli Bonnet 41 | Lazio, 00152 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monteverde
  • Neighbourhood: Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +39 06 581 3287
  • E-mail
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