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da Roberto al Passetto di Borgo

Borgo Pio, 60-62 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6880 3957
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Borgo Pio, 60-62 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

This is a little mom and pop place that offers great food! The only thing I didn't care for is when we went to pay the check, the server pretty much begged for a tip because we are American. He was a good server, but...More

Thank Jeeperdawn
Reviewed 20 November 2017

In Rome, tips are understood to be largely included in the bill. If you have a few euros, you might toss the on the table. Tonight, at this place, the waiter told us when he ran my credit card through the machine that "tips are...More

Thank ARuse
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had lunch and dinner at this restaurant during a week stay in Rome. The lunch was great. I had the pasta with clams and my wife had the lasagna. The lasagna was rich and creamy with thin noodles. The spaghetti with clams had a...More

Thank Wxicon
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Despite all the reviews on here my family and I did not enjoy the food nor service here. We read positive reviews and hoped for some good food but it was sub par. Following the mushy pasta our waiter had the audacity to demand a...More

Thank Claurien Z
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

It just does not cut it... Service is horrible. Not even the slightest effort is made and there is a general disinterest of the staff. Food is average. Not much taste and surely not much effort is made in the presentation. Price was cheap to...More

Thank Gajadama
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Order the carbonara!!! This was a perfect dish with sausage and fresh pasta al dente. Find this restaurant on the Borgo Pio. many good places here. Our group took over the restaurant and we sat next to Cardinal O'Malley. What a treat! This was our...More

Thank jlspencer
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We ate here three times during our short stay. The menu is simple and stable. The house white is smooth and easy. Terrific dolce course. Prices very acceptable. You'll get special attention if you happen to have a priest with you.

Thank Seerzak
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This is the restaurant that you always hope to find when you visit a new city but rarely do. Located on the corner of Borgo Pio and Vicollo Delle Pelline ,a couple of streets from the Vatican. Our friendly waiter recommended a wonderful pasta dish...More

Thank AyrshireAndy
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We visited the restaurant on a Sunday. It was very busy and there was many Priests dining. We were made very welcome and our waiter was excellent. Our waiter recommended Cannelloni which was superb and we also had Saltimbocca which melted in your mouth. The...More

Thank thtk2017
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Our waiter reminded us that service was not included in the bill and suggested a 20% tip. Although, we had not paid a service fee for any other meals we added the tip. The waiter changed his order ticket to reflect a charge for 32.00...More

1  Thank Rosemary B
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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11 July 2017|
Response from spbarrett | Reviewed this property |
In Europe and especially Italy, you are charged for bread, service charges for larger parties, etc. I normally tip 10% and they are quite pleased as it's not normally expected.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 22:30
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12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Pio, 60-62 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6880 3957
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