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Cucara Macara

Viale Gottardo 89, 00141 Rome, Italy
+39 06 8200 1871
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible6%
11 Mar 2018
“Best Mexican in Rome...slow service”
21 Apr 2016
“first time”
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Viale Gottardo 89, 00141 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I am from Los Angeles and have lived in Rome for 17 years. By far the best Mexican food I have had in Rome is here. That said, the service was slow and not attentive (even for Rome standards) and the margaritas were watered down...More

Thank ajobello
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

good food nice place and service is good.... wait until i taste the dessert seems inviting.... ok the cake was good u could taste tequila and chili but its smooth... and the rhum afterward gosh so strong but good loves the chocolate... best of luck...More

Thank abbi g
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We have a thousand Mexican restaurants in Texas, but every time i go to Rome i HAVE to make a stop at Cucara!!!. They have the most authentic mexican food i have eaten outside of Mexico, the margaritas from the owner Danilo are truly the...More

Thank JessPerry
Reviewed 7 March 2014

I've eaten here many, many times and being from Texas / growing up eating Mexican food, I can say it's worth a visit, particularly for long-term inhabitants. It's quite hard to find Mexican food of this quality anywhere I have visited in Europe. The owner...More

1  Thank JeninRome
Reviewed 23 June 2013 via mobile

It took me a little while to convince my husband to have mexican in italy, but boy are we glad we did! The food is fresh and delicious, the margaritas a must-have. They don't speak english and the menu is in italian, which is to...More

Thank Natalie T
Reviewed 2 March 2013

This is a cute, Mexican themed restaurant about 5 minutes from metro Line A, Cipro stop. A bit pricey, but close enough to Mexican to satisfy cravings for Mexican food (we are from Texas). Shrimp entree was good, cod tacos very good, served with cornmeal...More

1  Thank cohargan
Reviewed 4 December 2011

We decide to go to this restaurant following the suggestion of a Mexican friend that has been living in Rome for a while. We started with some Melargaritas and some Nachos, both really good; probably the nachos portions were a little bit small for the...More

Thank giuliotuseo
Reviewed 3 June 2011

Since we were looking for a mecican restaurant in Roma, after having read positive review on trip advisor and due to the position close to our house, we decided to go to Cucara Macara. We reserved a table at 8 pm, we went there and...More

2  Thank WKLIZE
Reviewed 13 October 2010

We read good reviews on Tripadvisor, so my bf and i decided to go and had high expectations. We took a cab from Piazza di Spagna and charged us 60 euros. After we got back found out the cab driver took us to the long...More

5  Thank innavonfustenberg
Reviewed 15 September 2010

Lovely little place, great atmosphere, very clean. I live in Arizona, but havent found authentic Mexican food as the one Cucara Macara serves. Friendly owners, they speak English, Spanish, Italian. They dont serve the TexMex we get in the USA, such as burritos, etc. REAL...More

Thank foodlover1st
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Gottardo 89, 00141 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 06 8200 1871
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