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Came to Testaccio for food tour and hope to come back in the future for a longer visit. Lovely little food shops, excellent place for relaxing in Piazza Testaccio and the market... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
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This is an absolutely fantastic area that we visited and has a great reputation for great Roman cuisine ,it's in the heart of Rome and most definitely well worth checking out. There are so many nice places to go for a meal or beer ,I enjoyed Roma Beer Company and a visit to La Petite Fourchette which were great places... More 

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Came to Testaccio for food tour and hope to come back in the future for a longer visit. Lovely little food shops, excellent place for relaxing in Piazza Testaccio and the market is a feast for the eyes.

1 Thank Maddox1000
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Nice to seat and eat at noon in the new market, especially the meat sandwich in morning booth or to seat

Thank Meir R
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

So I visited this area on Saturday night. Mind u club don't start before 12 am. So pls don't reach early. I went to akab first the place was pouring with teenagers. Didn't like it. Over all some very good clubs. If u r into clubbing. But my choice would be do some sight seeing in night like Segway tour... More 

Thank Hetvi S
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

One of the best areas in Rome Full of bars and restaurants Cool clubs and Latin dance Having one of the best Street food (Trapizzino)

Thank Bilo315
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Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

We have been staying in Campo di Fiori and wanted to visit the area, especially the Nuovo Mercato Testaccio. Over the Easter weekend things didn't seem to slow down much in our part of Rome so on the Monday, we decided to go... when the walk began to be a bit of a challenge we got in a cab and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 13 October 2015

The Testaccio food tour that I did in August was the highlight of my stay in Rome. The tour took us through a typical Roman day and provided some of the best food I have tasted. The establishments we visited were welcoming and eager to participate in the tour. The guide was fun, well informed and we heard lots of... More 

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Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Definitely worth a stop if you have the time. This is a true working class Roman neighborhood. It is going through a transition and is considered a hot spot with foodies.

Thank Staci K
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

We had an awesome time with GiGi, our fantastic guide. We were impressed with the quiet, out of the way neighborhood and all the delicious food it had to offer! Make sure to pace yourself! You will be full by the end of this 4 hour walking tour! Best tour of the trip!

2 Thank Molly S
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

Get off the tourist track and take the M up to Testaccio. It is a great place to visit and the food scene allover is great and no tourist traps to separate you from your $$$ for some mediocre pasta or pizza. Safe, a short ride and definitely worth the trip.

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