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La Dispensa dei Mellini

Lungotevere Dei Mellini 31/32, 00193 Rome, Italy
+39 06 321 2633
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lungotevere Dei Mellini 31/32, 00193 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed lunch in this cozy little restaurant. The cacio e Pepe was excellent as was the local white wine from Lazio.

Thank plobrutto
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant after finding it on Trip Advisor. It's small and easily missed on the road but it's a great find. Fantastic food, the sashima and linguini we had was amazing as was the wine. Staff looked after us and we had a...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Perfect small Restaurant. Service was very nice. Big attention. We tried menu with 4 dishes. Was perfect. Fish Tartar, Salmon - dessert was perfect. Bellissimo. Recommended.....

Thank beata999
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants I've been to in Italy! Combined incredible local ingredients and flavors with a balanced fusion from other cultures. My wife and I started with an incredible fresh anchovy tempura dish, which rivals the best dishes I have had in Italy...More

Thank Nathan A
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

La Dispensa is a small and charming restaurant with earnest, attentive service. The fresh Ricotta with honey and almonds was hands down the best cheese starter of my week. Cacio e Pepe accompanied by a just-right chicory sauce was subtle and refined. My traveling companions...More

Thank wanderlustSF7
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Just had one of my best Italian meals here. If you get to be in Rome at some point don't forget to eat here and if you're having dinner make sure to have a dessert. Just well cooked and cared for food, truly delicious.

Thank Regina H
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We had a fantastic meal on Saturday night with great service, and beautifully presented, delicious food. A real change from traditional bistro fare. We were lucky to get a drop in table since we were early so if you are eating later I recommend booking.

Thank Gill M
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

After visiting this restaurant twice, I can safely say that it has become my favourite dining spot not only in Rome. It is only a short walk away from Piazza del Popolo or the Vatican. If you expect truly amazing flavours in a lovely cozy...More

Thank Dora T
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were a company of 11 people and made a reservation a week before our arriving in Rome. However we were late for the dinner Eleonora and her lovely colleague welcomed us and didn't make us to feel uncomfortable or uneasy. The food was amazing...More

Thank Yordanka V
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We spent our last evening in Italy on this restaurant, and it couldn't have been better. Super friendly and excellent service. The food was delicious and you have to try the tiramisu.

Thank Johannes N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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19:30 - 23:00
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19:30 - 23:00
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19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungotevere Dei Mellini 31/32, 00193 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 321 2633
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