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Trattoria Melo

Via Magnanapoli 6, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 679 6366
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lasagna” (31 reviews)
“cheesecake” (18 reviews)
“antipasti” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Magnanapoli 6, 00187 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While saying in a nearby hotel, my son and I ate at the Trattoria Melo on two different evenings. Both of our meals were great. Portions of their Sicilian dishes were enough to fill us after sightseeing all day. The food is simple but flavorful....More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went here with my girlfriend and we had the crappiest meal in Rome. The service: awful. The food - penne al salmone, spaggheti a carbonara: disgusting. The desserts: canole and cheesecake: absolutely terrible, I didn't know a cheesecake could ever be this bad. In...More

1  Thank Miguel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we were in Cinque Terre I met someone who was very well-traveled who said this was the best Italian food she had ever had in all her trips to Italy. So my son and I went and to our delight, we completely agree with...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We visited last year and had a decent meal with great service. This year the staff were very unaware and seemed quite disinterested in giving quality service. Every time the waiter(s) brought plates of food they all had their hands or thumbs in the food...More

Thank oldtiredandretired
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Very friendly owners - this place is a bit off piste so it does not get the usual tourist hordes and is the better for it. Good pasta and fish. Cannolo to die for. Excellent service. Only problem is the lack of windows makes the...More

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We went there on May 20 for dinner. We order pasta and they just ok. My daughter ordred a steak and it came uncooked and bloody. The meet was very fat and with 80% cartilages. Disgusting. The staff was unfriendly and unpolite. They said that...More

Thank vulpy
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant based on a recommendation from the hotel. We were seated in the front room away from everyone else which I wasn't sure why but the seat was good, we could see out the windows which I like. Very cute decorations. We...More

Thank volley4
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We went here on a recommendation from a local. The atmosphere is Sicilian. There are maps, pictures and symbols of Sicily on the walls. The food is delicious and ample. The pasta with eggplant is fabulous. We had wine, appetizers, water, and two mains for...More

Thank Bruce S. H
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly family style small restaurant close to the Corso as well as the Forum. The seafood is great the atmosphere is unbeatable the price is reasonable.

Thank Andras B
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, amazing service, amazing place. Overall a great place to eat in Rome. We had antipasto, pasta, meat and dessert, also coffee, wine and liquor; everything better than expected, and the expectations were high. The best part of our visit is that we felt...More

Thank CrazyDz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Magnanapoli 6, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Trevi
  • Neighbourhood: Trevi
  • Phone Number: +39 06 679 6366
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