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Taverna La Baita

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Ludovisi / Via Veneto
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La Lucania, Rome, Italy
+39 06 4274 3347
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wondered around the neighbourhood near our AirBnB for a while and decided to stop in here for dinner. We were greeted by a brash waiter who quickly escorted us to our table, and brought us our menus. He then seemed visibly disappointed when we ordered just a €3 water for the table to drink, and repeatedly asked us if... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on holiday and were shocked by the quality of the food and the honesty of the waiters. We ordered pizzas which were burnt and worth considerably less than what we were charged. While we waited for our food we also had the pleasure of wafting flies out of our wine glasses and scraping dirt off our cutlery.... More 

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Thank Carson M
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of friends and I went to this quaint authentic looking Italian restaurant. We were greater by the waiter, when we ordered bottled water he was rude and condescending that we didn't purchase the outlandishly priced house wine. The food was poor at best, greasy pizza served by an even greasier waiter. When it became time for the bill... More 

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Thank Morgan C
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to have dinner here with a few friends. The drinks were over priced and the waiter spoke very little English. The pasta and the pizza were both bad, over cooked, and clearly store bought. When we asked for the bill he over charged us and gave us no paper bill. We questioned the waiter about the charge and he... More 

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Thank Brooke D
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average food but the service and the absurd "table charge" is a joke. The waiter brought complimentary dishes which he then charged for and refused to take back or refund. Do not visit.

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Thank Peter E
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this place on a wander round the area - had a really lovely friendly welcome from the waiter who didn't mind when I stumbled over my basic Italian! The food was lovely - the homemade tiramisu was to die for... and two courses each with a large glass of wine, a beer and a bottle of mineral water... More 

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Thank monkeysocks1985
Edmonton, Canada
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

My wife and I dropped in one night. Looking for a simple meal after a long day of walking. It was wonderful. Friendly staff. Simple but delicious foods. It was like returning to your an old family restaurant! You are made to feel at home. Amazing, simple pasta dishes. Local wines. The best surprise of all, was both meals with... More 

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Thank mikeanddo
scotland
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We were looking for a restaurant near our hotel for an evening meal and stumbled across this place - what a find. The staff were friendly and the food was excellent. We loved the antipasti (mmm, artichokes) and the pizza was some of the best we had in Italy. We were the only British tourists there and felt like we'd... More 

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Thank trippytoesScotland
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

We came here as the restaurant opposite, which was recommended by our hotel, was full. You go down the steps into the beautiful restaurant which is clean with a welcoming atmosphere. Staff were friendly and polite. The pizzas we had were very tasty and cooked with fresh ingredients. 7Euros for a pizza is very good value indeed. Would recommend.

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Thank 0akheart
Luton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2016

We ate here on three nights. The place is clean, simple, tasteful and very friendly. And the food is delicious - not only the pizzas. The proprietor is a lovely man, friendly and courteous, and the people working there all reflect his charm. The bread and olives at the start come free; also the biscuits and limoncello at the end.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Lucania, Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Ludovisi / Via Veneto
  • Neighbourhood: Ludovisi / Via Veneto
  • Phone Number: +39 06 4274 3347

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Ludovisi / Via Veneto
Thanks to Fellini and La Dolce Vita, the Ludovisi and Via Veneto neighbourhood earned its reputation as a posh area where gorgeous Marcellos wooed actresses and models while bored housewives hung out in streetside cafes. The cafes are still there, and so are the cocktails, but the neighbourhood is now home to five-star businesses including hotels, banks, law firms, and embassies. The area is also right next to Villa Borghese, a beautiful park for sporting and cultural adventures. If you're looking for tranquility by night, this may be the place: Ludovisi and Veneto tend to shut down after 20:00.
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