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Ristorante La Tavernetta 48

Via degli Spagnoli 48, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6819 2591
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood soup” (6 reviews)
“steak” (30 reviews)
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
Open Now
19:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via degli Spagnoli 48, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a genuinely nice place on a quiet street off Piazza Navona. The tuna and beef steak were excellent. The cheese platter as a starter was also great. The best food during our stay in Rome! The staff were really friendly too so a...More

Thank Petteri S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Found this gem after walking through Piazza Navona. Went with my wife and kids (21 and 17) and had a wonderful meal. We started with Beef Carpaccio, tuna tartar and pasta with truffle oil. All were very good but would probably not order the beef...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a table, to make sure we could dine here one of our days in Rome. We had heard so much nice about this place. The starter I had, with speck and truffle, was the highlight here. Very tasty. The other starter, carpaccio with...More

Thank Monaogfamilien
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of eating at La Tavernetta 48. It is in a quiet alley just outside a busy square. The food was very good and the portion sizes were hearty. Extensive menu with many choices. That being said, you can get great food...More

Thank chrisarch1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful tender steak with truffle sauce, an easy-to-drink house red wine, nice appetizer of prosciutto and bufalo mozzarella, and kind and friendly service. Dinner for two for under €90 - I would recommend to all in Rome, one of my favorite meals thus far! It...More

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like previous reviews we drank the house red and loved it. Really easy to drink. Gluten free friendly so I had the pasta. Portion sizes good, tasty food and friendly staff. Worthwhile making your way off the beaten track for this one. Well priced. Recommend...More

Thank Grainne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located downstares from the apartment we decided to 'take a risk' and give it a chance. We were not disapointed. The service was more than good. Very attentive to our wierd demands, no gluten, no lactose, no spices or lemone and more. They met the...More

Thank Gorarik
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

When we were sat we received a complimentary prosecco which was really good and we ended up ordering a couple more. The waitress recommended we have the tuna tartare rather then the beef carpaccio which was delicious then the pastas came which were very impressive....More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Very hidden- thank goodness Roman taxi drivers know where they are going. Wonderful outdoor dining, great house red wine, and the food was tremendous. Didn't have dessert because everyone wanted to go back to Vinchy for gelato, but this is a great place to dine.

Thank Drew P
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice outdoor location, good service, average meal for a great price. I got the lunch special which inlcuded a choice of three pasta dishes for the first coure, three proteins for the second, and a 1/4 liter of wine, all for 15 euro. I got...More

Thank Michael D
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
With three of Rome’s most beloved piazzas within a
five-minute walk of each other, the
Navona/Pantheon/Campo area may be the prettiest and
most picturesque area of the city. Join the beautiful
throngs hanging out in cafes, boutiques, art
galleries, and wine bars, or peek at a neighbourhood
museum or monument. If you want nonstop movida, the
streets here are busy with chic bicyclists and Vespa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via degli Spagnoli 48, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighbourhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6819 2591
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If you want to discover the true soul of Rome, The Tavern 48 is the place for you. Our restaurant in the historic center of the Eternal City, just steps from the famous Piazza Navona, near the Pantheon, never ceases to surprise and give genuine emotions to all gourmets who seek authentic dishes and traditional Roman cuisine. Born in November 1990 with the philosophy of putting professionalism and experience at the service of our clients, offering unique moments to those looking for quality cuisine at a good price, without ever forgetting the enthusiasm and passion for our work. Small but cozy, in a simple and great attention to detail, our restaurant has thirty-eight seats, divided into two rooms with air conditioning, ideal for business lunches, but also to celebrate love in beautiful intimate and romantic evenings. For all those who, instead, prefer to eat their meal Outdoor, will benefit, during the summer, an outdoor space that can accommodate up to twenty places where you can have a special atmosphere, having as frame the quiet serene way Spaniards. The Tavern Restaurant 48: Quality, professionalism and courtesy are the commitments we make to all our customers so make unforgettable every moment spent with us. Welcome to our tables!
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