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Trattoria Massa

Via Santamaura 5, Rome, Italy
+39 06 3972 3905
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Santamaura 5, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In contrast to an awful meal we had last night at a restaurant directly across from the Vatican Museum (see my review of that place to avoid) this place is great. The food is made to order, affordable and good portions. It is so good...More

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Avoid places near tourist attractions EXCEPT THIS ONE! This might be the best lasagna I have ever had.Combine that with fine service and good pricing and It may be worth a little trip from allover Roma since it's very close to Ottaviano Metro station

1  Thank Henry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only great service, good food Viteloat excellent prices! Spezattino di Vittelo (veal stew) is a must!!! Wow. If I ever come back to Rome will re visit for sure. Thank you for such a great experience.

Thank FanaticoBuenaMesa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once we walked in, we asked for a table of 4 and Maria quickly cleaned a table for us. Maria, the owner, is hilarious and very helpful. We ordered in a matter of 5 min because of how helpful she was. And in the end,...More

Thank Edita B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the Vatican we quickly googled to see where we could eat and we decided to go this place. We straight away for welcomed by a super friendly waiter that gave us amazing recommendation as we were ordering way too much for us. He...More

Thank Angelique-Louis23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was great, the restaurant treats its customers very well. Lovely location and good atmosphere.

Thank Eva Valdís J
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Our last day in Rome and what a pleasant way to have our last lunch in Rome! This is truly a hidden gem. The boss and staffs are all very friendly, considerate and REALLY took care of us like we’re one of their family members!...More

Thank Jpelupessy
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

My family and I were craving for pizza after a visit to the Vatican Museums. After a bit of a hike, we got to Trattoria Massa. We were met by a man who immediately creates seating for us. Then we were attended by a young...More

Thank janong
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I normally try to steer clear of restaurants near main tourist attractions, but as time was of the essence,we went to trattoria Massa. I am so glad we did. It was my last lunch before leaving Rome and it has left a lovely lasting memory!...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Always the first place we come for lunch when in Rome, and we've done it every year for more than15 years. Maria and Giulio will make you feel like family, and the Italian food is simple, flavorful, and a delight. Served in the cooking pans...More

1  Thank Ed M
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9 July 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santamaura 5, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 3972 3905
Trattoria tipica cucina romana vicino ai Musei Vaticano, a conduzione famigliare, Giulio uno dei fratelli proprietari è un mito di simpatia e ospitalità
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