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Papa Rex

Via Aurelia 87, 00165 Rome, Italy
+39 06 634998
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (37 reviews)
“bolognese” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (6 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Aurelia 87, 00165 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

The staff were very friendly and helpful, making both food and wine recommendations. The food was excellent. Good choice, tasty food and relaxed atmosphere. Very good value for money.

Thank Tezza4693
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Lovely Restaurant very busy, was on day trip to Rome taken to place by tour guide had lovely food highly recommended!! Staff very friendly had lovely waiter who came from the same area as my Mum came from!!

Thank curly293
Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you are entertained by things being surprisingly awful or you'd like to disappoint someone out of spite, this place for you! I was on my first tour and this was the place we ended up for our last dinner so I was trapped! The...More

Thank Vanny J
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My cousin and I had just arrived to Rome and had nothing to eat at the apartment, luckily we found Papa Rex really close to where we were staying, it caught our attention because there was a guy dressed up as a Swiss guard which...More

Thank Lilia M
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Waiter was helpful in deciding what we would eat, chicken was done perfect. Antipasti was good and fresh. There was a family party in the upper area, so we were entertained with music an singing made it delightful.

Thank ThomasK1956
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Stefano was a fantastic host for both our meals! We are staying at an Airbn near the Vatican and we walked by Papa Rex every time we set out to tour. We decided to have our 1st lunch at Papa Rex. Their pizza was very...More

Thank fredsred55
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

What an absolute joke! We arrived at the restaurant and were pointed at by the manager who then pointed where we should sit! A waiter actually threw two menus on our table as he walked pass. Not one word was spoken to us and after...More

Thank ninegate
paolosalemi, Direttore at Papa Rex, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Dear Sir, when a new guest comes in, we generally welcome him and find a not reserved place where to make him sit (even without previous reservation), then bring the menu and after 10 minutes take the order. I am still wandering what you found...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016

It was a hot afternoon and papa Rex's was lovely and cool and the little man made us feel welcome we had a pizza which was delicious.

Thank jaynewain
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for my last evening meal in Rome. I was surprised to find it was my favorite dining experience in this city known for restaurants. My waiter was a true professional and served me with style. I had a delicate sea bass and...More

Thank schaeferpictures
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We have literally just returned from Rome and wanted to take the time to leave this review. What a wonderful experience! The food was fantastic, especially the rib eye, but it was such an authentic feel to everything. Pizza and pasta, all hand made and...More

Thank Pies1981
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9 October 2016|
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Response from Ozziechick45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it parked at the street in front to let us all out, went away and parked somewhere else, so it won't be any problem for those who can't walk very far
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$17 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Aurelia 87, 00165 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 634998
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