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Porta Romana

Via della Bonta' 12, 01100, Viterbo, Italy
+39 0761 307118
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
15 Oct 2016
“Excellent experience in Viterbo with original local flavours”
21 Sep 2016
“Lovely and authentic ”
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
$$ - $$$
Via della Bonta' 12, 01100, Viterbo, Italy
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My friends and me were warmly welcomed by the great Lady Tina who has shared with a lot of nice memories. All the used ingredients were high quality and very well prepared. Definitely, it's a place you need to try.

Thank Mauro P
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Not fancy, but with roots in the tradition. Here you will have the true taste of the regional food and the warmth of old restaurants. An endangered type of restaurants in Italy unfortunately!

Thank Fabio S
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This is the 2nd time we've eaten here. the first was 12 years ago, with our family, and the owner, Tina, - remembered us! she found a photo we took with her from 2004 that she had saved. they serve authentic local dishes, hand made...More

Thank duckiegirl
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This unassuming trattoria within Viterbo's city walls has a wealth of flavors which unparalleled in virtually all of Roman trattorias. To repeated questions on where she gets her spectacular ingredients, including impossible to find wild fennel pollen and country herbs, the charming owner simply responds...More

1  Thank Matteo C
Reviewed 7 November 2015

It was only four days into our study abroad trip in Italy. It was a cold night, raining, and after a spending the last hour exploring the city of Viterbo we became understandably hungry. After some deliberation between ourselves we decided to follow a yellow...More

1  Thank Collin T
Reviewed 7 October 2015

I went in not exactly knowing what to expect, especially since I know very little Italian. Not only did I notice right away that the prices were extremely fair, but also, Tina, the owner could tell we were having trouble reading the menu, so she...More

Thank lily h
Reviewed 30 September 2015

we found this little place by accident ,walking around Viterbo we saw the sign : trattoria, we had a quick look inside and the place inspired us to try it, what a good choice , all food has been very well prepared and so tasty...More

Thank driverguide-rome
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Porta Romana is a terrific restaurant. Mamma Tina (owner) is a wonderful hostess and the food is amazing. I have visited multiple times. This is a truly authentic experience and a "must-do" when in Viterbo. Please say "Ciao" to Mamma for me when you visit....More

Thank Efuih800
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Tina, the owner and host, was tremendous. So helpful, friendly, and truly welcoming. The menus are handwritten and is a great indication of this personal experience. True basic, delicious, Italian food at it's best. A bit hard to find, but we'll woth the effort.

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 25 May 2015

This experience is both delicious, educational, and incredibly hospitable. I will be returning very soon!

1  Thank Patrick T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Bonta' 12, 01100, Viterbo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Viterbo  >  Viterbo
  • Phone Number: +39 0761 307118
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