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Caffetteria Degli Scavi Roma

Viale Dei Romagnoli, Ostia Antica, Italy
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good15%
  • Average30%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible30%
29 Jan 2017
“Check the bill!”
6 Dec 2016
“Abysmal quality and service.”
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Cafe, Italian
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$$ - $$$
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Viale Dei Romagnoli, Ostia Antica, Italy
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

The waiter at the resgister deliberately overcharged us for our sandwiches ( 8€ instead of 6€). I mean deliberatlely because he wasn't surprised or sorry when I told him.The food is not very good. Pack a picnic!

Thank cervantes2017
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The Food: Cheap, nasty cafe food and they can't even do that right. The chicken was as dry as the ruins of Ostia and the fries were overcooked frozen rubbish. The Price: Extortionate, three times what you would pay at a decent place in the...More

2  Thank Clamcham
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We had a very nice lunch here. My wife had a nice salad and glass of wine. I had lasagna, a small salad and a glass of wine. We also treated our guide to lunch but I do not remember what he ate. It was...More

Thank Monte D
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

I felt that the price, food options and service exceeded my expectations for a tourist location. Perhaps because I'm comparing it to what you get from Xanterra in the US at National Parks so I set the bar too low. Met our needs since we...More

Thank Fritch
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The maps at Ostia Antica show a bar/restaurant and toilets and when you need either, this is the place. Wine, beer, ice cream and snacks are their forte'. Sit outside or inside. Buy a t-shirt next door at the souvenir store.

Thank mjrg59
Reviewed 13 May 2016

The ruins at Ostia Antica are just that - ruins - so the best thing to do is pack a picnic lunch. There are even a few places just outside the gates where you can pick up something to eat, but if you should forget,...More

Thank jayseae
Reviewed 5 May 2016

For a restaurant in the middle of such an ancient site it serves some reasonable stuff but it was very crowded and a bit grubby when we got there

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We arrived at the cafe at about 14:00 after a couple of hours looking around the archaeological site. There didn't seem to be much appetising to eat but the drinks were reasonably priced considering that the cafe has a monopoly within the site.

Thank David_Wokingham
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Visited Ostia Antica yesterday, and needed a lunch and drink (particularly since it was pretty hot) so stopped by the cafeteria inside the park. Had a so-so lasagna (microwaved) and eggplant salad, two sodas and a water, price was just under 20 euros. The cafeteria...More

Thank SpanishStepsApt
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

We've stayed in Italy for a week so we decided to visit the Ostia Antica's archeological excavations. After visiting the place we were hungry so we went to this caffetteria in order to having a menu. I chose some pasta cooked in the oven. The...More

1  Thank BartMallorca
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HD_Ready1961
In what year was the cafeteria opened please?
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: Viale Dei Romagnoli, Ostia Antica, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Ostia Antica