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Lo Scopettaro

Lungotevere Testaccio, 7, Rome, Italy
+39 06 575 7912
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“meatballs” (10 reviews)
“tripe” (6 reviews)
“vaccinara” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lungotevere Testaccio, 7, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here based on the reviews it had. We arrived to an empty restaurant, no reservation, asked for a table and was kinda left waiting without really getting an answer. Then someone came over and ushered us to the basement. The whole place was empty,...More

Thank zoe1978
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location was highly recommended by the St Regis concierge and bartender where my wife and I were staying. Great dinner from beginning to end. Not one dish mia the point-Tripa & carciofo alla romana, tonnarelli caccio e pepe, Vitelli Saltimboca, Abbacchio alla cacciatora e...More

Thank Harley A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner in this typical trattoria in Testaccio neighborhood It is a nice place with very good food The service is friendly and fast I suggest to find a table in the ground floor or outdoor

Thank PPAlmasio
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Me and my family went to Lo Scopettaro for lunch and had a good experience. All the dishes were tasty and well-made, from pastas to the sliced meat options. Capresina was also good and the eggplant parmegiana as well, but this one had maybe too...More

Thank Paulosucasas
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Lo Scopettaro is a delicious Roman restaurant that will not only serve you delicious Roman food, but that will immerse you into the culture. The restaurant is small, cozy, filled with locals and has a friendly attentive staff. The ambiance is good but the food...More

Thank cpropper89
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I went there with two friends. We got amatriciana and meat rolls with some vegetable. All the dishes are very tasty and made with fresh ingredients. Waiters are nice and polite. I highly recommend to eat here!

Thank greta c
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The restaurant looks good, but the food just wasn't up to scratch. Being beside a busy main road also doesn't help things.

Thank BigH29
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We ate there last weekend, around 10 of us. We all had high expectations but the amount of salt in the lamb and in the pasta were about 3x or 4x as much as required. Everyone had the same problem, even those who love salt....More

Thank Duchetti
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Just finished eating here and felt I needed to post straight away. Whilst the pasta dishes we had were good the serving staff were most unfriendly despite me ordering in Italian. We were there for just an hour and were eye-balled as they wanted the...More

1  Thank LucyC915
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The food was really tasty and was good value for a small amount of money. But the place itself was not very cozy.

Thank Johan E
Put the house music on replay and you have Testaccio,
an ancient Roman port and former working class
neighbourhood where the bass is set to high almost
every night of the week. Its collection of discoteche
(nightclubs), street parties, and crowded restaurants
give it its well-deserved party reputation. During the
daytime, Testaccio is more easy listening than club
hit, the area is full of locally owned small
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungotevere Testaccio, 7, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Testaccio
  • Neighbourhood: Testaccio
  • Phone Number: +39 06 575 7912
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