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Makasar Bistrot

#166 of 10,406 Restaurants in Rome
€€ - €€€Italian, Deli, Healthy
Via Plauto 33, 00193 Rome, Italy
+39 06 687 4602
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“small inside” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Deli, Healthy, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Via Plauto 33, 00193 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’re staying near the Vatican, and after wandering around the Castle D’angelo and the justice district, decided to quench our thirst. Up an alleyway, there was Makasar Bistro. It’s specialty is tea - dozens of varieties are available. But we were after something a little...More

Thank AnthonyCordato
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend came here for food & drinks. I had the eggplant Parmesan & tiramisu which were both absolutely delicious. The atmosphere was lovely, so cozy and romantic music. Will definitely be back during our stay!

Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We had 2 wonderful dinners here and I’m sure if I were a local this would be my haunt! The food was excellent and the service was really nice. The atmosphere is cozy and classic at the same time. I’d recommend this place for couples...More

Thank Kriszti B
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is really cozy, the food is excellent, the service is first class. We had two amazing dinners here.

Thank DavidP14500
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this gem after leaving the Vatican Museums. We were looking for something off the beaten path and away from all the tourists, and we came to the perfect spot! The service was helpful and attentive. The bruschetta mini sampler was delicious and...More

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food and great atmosphere. We looked for a place to eat after a trip to the Vatican and were very lucky to find this place. It’s a magical and delicious little spot in Rome.

1  Thank Emilio B
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic salami and cheese platter, chicken wings, craft beer and desserts. Huge selection of teas. Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing lasagne so close to the Vatican but away from all the crowds which is much needed after a visit to the Vatican

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We saw this bistro in our guide book and it fitted the bill perfectly after several hours at the Basilica. We had lasagna bianca and the meat /cheese plate. All superb in peaceful back street surroundings with brilliant sound track a bonus. And Tea. Lots...More

1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Very nice small place which takes a bit of finding. Actually close to the Vatican but at the end of a side street. Nice short menu and all tasty and seems to be prepared with some love. Great and recommended.

2  Thank tanno1992
Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent
souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and
pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican
and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighbourhood which
acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the
souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only
business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the
tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Plauto 33, 00193 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 687 4602
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