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Il Melarancio

Via del Vantaggio 43 | Via Del Vantaggio 43, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 320 2200
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“risotto” (14 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
“souffle” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via del Vantaggio 43 | Via Del Vantaggio 43, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and a very nice staff as well, the best rise with shrimps and apple's that i've ever tasted in my life, situated on a small street close to Popolo square, I reccomend you try it and you won't be dissapointed !!

Thank AlexandruSamson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised as we stumbled across this restaurant!!! The flavour is something else... Authentic, you can taste the passion in the food.

Thank Phat1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely, quaint, quiet location in a small side street, no fuss, real quality food and very efficient quick service.

Thank Dimitra K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pasta i had, ravioli with spinach and ricotta, was excellent. Creme caramel was also delicious. Staff is friendly and it is a cozy restaurant with a warm ambience. If you are in the Popolo area, it is good for lunch, away from the noise...More

Thank Yunus-July2015
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The worst part of this meal was the service. Server was very unfriendly. I really try to use my limited Italian. I was made to feel like a "dumb" American. The servicio charge was not noted on the menu. The bread charge was steep.for the...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here and accidentally went to the restaurant without checking any reviews. Have to say one of the best authentic italian restaurants. We didn't order any pizza or pasta instead tried the main course dishes out of a short menu. Don't remember the...More

Thank Bhavna S
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We were staying at Ripetta 25 and the tiny Il Melarancio was opposite our bedroom window. The restaurant always looked reasonably busy, the food certainly looked appetizing, which our taste buds can also confirm. The menu isn't the biggest, but I can happily confirm that...More

Thank BritinSoCal
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

During our trip in Rome me and my friends had breakfast here every day! Food is nice and staff is very friendly and professional! Great coffee as well!

Thank Sania K
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Service ok BUT food not good, hard bread and poor garnishing ! The guy wasnt so fast and we had to wait long for a small breakfast.

Thank Marc B
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

When in Rome, u must eat here. Tried to dine at lunch but it was full. Came back for dinner and it was amazing. No Pizza here, just amazing food. The chicken melted in your mouth the herbs did not overwhelm just complimented the succulent...More

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Campo Marzio
From its original role as ancient army training fields
to its present-day identity as one of the city’s most
desirable neighbourhoods, the Campo Marzio is the best
place to get lost in Rome. Gorgeous Renaissance and
Baroque palazzos line the streets, and are filled with
enticing boutiques and food shops. By day, Rome’s
best-dressed denizens criss-cross its streets in a
fashionable parade of errands, occasionally pausing to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Vantaggio 43 | Via Del Vantaggio 43, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Campo Marzio
  • Neighbourhood: Campo Marzio
  • Phone Number: +39 06 320 2200
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