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Le Cave Di Sant'Ignazio

Piazza Sant'Ignazio 169, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 679 7821
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
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“bruschetta” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
“melon” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazza Sant'Ignazio 169, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our waiter was rude and inconsiderate - recommended a meat dish that turned out to be very fatty, stepped on my foot under the table and did not apologize, bumped me from behind while trying to get to another table and pointed to his stomach...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During the warm season, the restaurant has many outside tables on the Sant’Ignazio square. Always full of tourists from all over the world, the waiters are very loud and hectic (which may be considered by some guests as rude, but I don’t think this is...More

Thank BrazilViajante
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

La cave di s.ignatzio right by the church for st Ignacio is a great spot for a relaxed lunch with typical Italian food. The waiters are cheerful and friendly and the menu offers everything from pizza and pasta to full main courses. On a warm...More

Thank I7917IHjohnm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice surroundings in the square, Church (chiesa) and carabinieri !!! And wonderful meet, pasta, cheese and/or tomato, some veggie options, and wonderful Tiramisu

Thank Manuel C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tipical italian restaurant. Staff very friendly, the spot is a must, in a lovely plaza near pantheon but away from the crowd. Nice and honest food, not excepcional but worths the price mainly due to location. I would return.

Thank Monica M
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The chief was coming unsolicited and cashed. We would like to stay longer, but in the back a couple would like to have a table and so we have to go. We were definitly felt kicked out. What a behavior!!! We did not feel like...More

Thank Beate E
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

we got the bill, while we didn't finish the dessert. they wanted the table for the next guests. never again.

Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious lunch with friendly yet relaxed service. Good thin crust pizzas, great vegetable options and some interesting very traditional items if that is what you like. Certainly one of our better meals in Rome.

Thank Matvl
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Don't be in a hurry here!! My husband and I asked for a pizza recommendation at our hotel and were sent here. Took forever to get seated. In fact we had to eventually ask to be seated. Locals were seated before us. Waited ages for...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

On a rainy day in Rome, we sought shelter and a quick bite in this restaurant. We were whisked through to the rear (its much bigger than it looks!) and seated. We had very nice, fresh pizza and local wine and thoroughly enjoyed it !...More

Thank Nathan N
Frantic fashionistas, pedicured politicos,
goal-oriented tourists, and on-the-go locals cross
paths every day in Colonna, a delightful chaos in the
very centre of the city. Even though it has some of
the city’s loveliest sites—a 2nd century column, Belle
Epoque shopping centre, and a magnificent Baroque
parliament building—Colonna is not just another pretty
face, but the cosmopolitan eye of Rome’s cultural
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
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18:30 - 00:00
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12:30 - 15:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Sant'Ignazio 169, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Colonna
  • Neighbourhood: Colonna
  • Phone Number: +39 06 679 7821
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