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Checco dello Scapicollo

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Via dei Genieri, 5, Rome, Italy
+39 06 501 0251
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
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Rome, Italy
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142 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to have a good meal in a truly family-run restaurant that serves excellent typical roman dishes, this restaurant is for you. On the outskirts yet not too far from the city centre, large selection of delicious food, great wine, professional staff and lovely environment.

Thank TINA-timal156
Level Contributor
38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I was there several time for business reason as well for enjoy a dinner as couple. last time I was there in occasion of a birthday celebration. the menu was arranged as a buffet menu the choise was large and use full for all the preference. wine (red or white) was good and the price or this event very reasonable,

Thank Alessandro A
Ascot, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This beautiful traditional restaurant elegantly dressed tables and surrounded by there gardens which in the summer must be wonderful It was a little difficult to choose the menu was extensive and not in English - I really should learn Italian The started we had antipasti but they seemed very distracted and forgot some of the dishes it was fine but... More 

Thank jmhandley
Tucson, AZ
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We visited this restaurant as the close of a tour of Italy. Service was excellent and the many courses of food were delicious, even though we came as a group. I especially enjoyed the sea bass cooked with rosemary. The DJ/singer was talented and entertaining and everyone had a fun evening. I am looking to returning alone to try some... More 

Thank azuplink
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This restaurant has been around for a number of years, has grown in size but the cuisine has not particularly improved. We ordered a Tartare of Salmon in Pinzimonio which we expected to be simply a Tartare of Salmon with oil salt and pepper (which is what Pinzimonio is) - instead we received basically a Julienne of celery, carrots and... More 

Thank The English C
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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233 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Our tour group enjoyed a four course farewell dinner at Checco on a weekday evening. The starter was the usual plate of prosciutto, followed by pasta and the final plate of grilled beef and potatoes. The beef was grilled to perfection, but the desert was an excessively sweet chocolate mousse. There was a very good vocalist/piano player who played many... More 

Thank Mikejack52pe
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Despite the beautiful setting of the restaurant and the rather high price for a restaurant in this category - the service at the lowest level!!! Spoiled all the good mood of the holiday! We waited about an hour only menu. After numerous requests, at the end, of outrage - brought menu. Finally,but...we made a huge mistake: we asked the wine... More 

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Casteau, Belgium
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2013

In town on business this place was reccomended by some italian colleagues. Let's start with the positives. The ambiance is outstanding! The entire outside of the place and the fountains in great. Inside the large dining room there is ample space to accommodate large groups. They have a coat check girl, whichwe all found helpful as well. To continue with... More 

Thank ben S
Worthing, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2013

The restaurant comprises two parts - a pizzeria and the main restaurant. The latter is set in a very large, old farmhouse. The main dining room is very grand, headed by an open fireplace that would be big enough for a table and 4 chairs! The food was good, though not exceptional, and the service appeared to be a chore... More 

Thank Stephen W
Arlington, Virginia
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2013 via mobile

What a great place. Our group of 9 was treated to a wonderful dining experience here by our Rome friends, the two Mauro's. What a wonderful experience! The plates of food and bottles of beer and wine never stopped coming. Service and food were excellent. It's hard to get to if you are staying in central Rome, but it is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$44 - US$63
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via dei Genieri, 5, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 501 0251

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?