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Il Molo 91

Via Castelfidardo 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 487 4165
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Castelfidardo 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Having lived in Italy many years ago I used to think that it was difficult to find a a bad restaurant. In my opinion the trend continues. Sometimes they are a bit crowded or cramped, sometimes the waiters and staff seem overwhelmed, but food is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank K6430YUkeng
Reviewed May 8, 2018

We had a wonderful experience! The waiters were very nice and attentive . It was definitely a nice place to relax and have dinner . My favorite was the octopus and vongole. The cold seafood platter was served next and I enjoyed the oysters, raw...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Magne B
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We were staying around the corner at Domus and we walked around the back streets and looked at various restaurant's dinner menus, for our last night in Rome. We chose this one, then checked trip advisor reviews which were generally good. Our seafood antipasta was...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Beechy1958
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Great place, great food, great Chefs in the kitchen, great staff. All at a more than reasonable price Absolutely my favorite's place in Rome both lunch & dinner.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank massimocW7548HF
Reviewed July 5, 2017

We had a few hours before our flight and it was a choice between eating at the airport or finding somewhere in Rome. A couple of locals recommended il Molo and the decision was made. There were no regrets. This is not a smart establishment,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 309neil
Reviewed June 17, 2017

We wandered into this little restaurant at night for a light meal. We chose the Rice and Prawn dish which was 12 Euros. We thought the prices were expensive, but in Rome, most things are. We waited 40 minutes for our meal to arrive. It...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank BridgetJean
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Food and service quality is really good. Prices are moderate and they worth it.You should definetely try couple of seafood starters.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank CanerO58
Reviewed April 4, 2017

This restaurant seems to be a place where local people go to have their family dinners, which is always a good sign. Great service, good food, nice place to enjoy a meal in Roman style.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank TSiffer
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Very strange acting waitress on the night my boyfriend and I visited this restaurant, she seemed to struggle to find us a table despite there only being two other couples in the restaurant. Then when we ordered two large beers told us we should just...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Becky102017
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten at "Il Molo" with 3 friends and we had a wonderful experience. We ate delicious fish starters and rhombus as main dish. The quality was excellent, the service quick and attentious. The wine list offers a good variety of wines: we had two...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank 462camillac
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castelfidardo 12, 00185 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Esquilino
  • Neighbourhood: Esquilino
  • Phone Number: +39 06 487 4165
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