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Trattoria Massa

Via Santamaura 5, Rome, Italy
+39 06 3972 3905
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (18 reviews)
“lasagna” (7 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Santamaura 5, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I and another couple found this spot near Vatican Museum. Crazy good and cheap (50 euro, 2 huge pasta dishes a pizza misc beers and soft drinks coffees etc). Treated us like family, made us a table when it was packed. Free...More

Thank Miguel G
Reviewed 19 August 2018

My husband and I traveled to Rome in May 2017 and we spent an entire morning visiting the Vatican. When we were done at the Museum we were really hungry and were not sure where to dine. It started raining and we ran into this...More

1  Thank constanzamosca
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

we stayed here with friends as we were visiting the beautiful places that Rome offers, and we stopped to have lunch at this place. generous portions and very good. if we happen to return to Rome, we will not miss, good.

1  Thank katyclarke96
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

we stayed here with friends as we were visiting the beautiful places that Rome offers, and we stopped to have lunch at this place. generous portions and very good. if we happen to return to Rome, we will not miss, good.

Thank egidiopadova
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We really think that this is the best place near the Vatican, it's not just dust in the eyes of the tourists. We found Maria, who was an exceptional host. Staff was graet, the menu, though not presenting a very large variety, it had exactly...More

Thank Emanuel C
Reviewed 7 July 2018 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 5 July 2018 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 28 June 2018 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 27 June 2018 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 19 June 2018 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
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9 July 2018|
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Response from janong | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I only reviewed the restaurant. You can walk in to the restaurant.
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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, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santamaura 5, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  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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