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Cul de Sac

Piazza di Pasquino 73, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6880 1094
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pate” (43 reviews)
“lasagna” (80 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Piazza di Pasquino 73, 00186 Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 972 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here 4 years ago and it seemed incredible. Were we drunk? We returned and the food is MICROWAVED. It is bland and watery and the service is brutal. Rome, where did you go? Why have you forsaken us? This is the McDonalds of...More

Thank Alejandro_red
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had opportunity to eat in this restaurant after walking Piazza Navona. The restaurant was recommended by our Airbnb host. I must say it had the tastiest Itlalian food we had during our entire trip there. If you are looking to have an authentic Italian...More

Thank Ami's W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I phoned up to try and reserve but you can’t reserve. You turn up and are given a number on the waiting list. But the guy on the phone gave me a number as if I had arrived in person. I only had to wait...More

Thank Alasdair R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ox Tail? We had to try it. It was much like a beef roast , with the tail bone in it. The lasagna was really good. The wine selection is....a book. We were happy with the authentic-ness of the restaurant. They did accommodate a food...More

Thank CuriousTraveler5050
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't believe all the wines on their menu. Ended up with a bottle of Amarone. It was a brand I've not had before, and it was excellent. We asked for cold meats and cheese, but only got the cheese platter. It was good cheese though....More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simple but delicious meals! Great pattes and lovely burrata, amazing duck ravioli and lasagne. Big offer of wine by glass! Very quick and warm service. Thank you!

Thank luciegelna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked past here accidentally on our last night in Rome. We had been told the best restaurants shouldn't be trying to get you inside or have big signs and menus outside...and this one didn't and it also had oxtail on the menu aswell as...More

1  Thank kezza1166
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place and very good food and wine. Nevertheless due to the lack of explanations on menu (very large but unclear menu) and no help from waiter we didn’t succeed in ordering what we wanted. Nice place also to taste special Grappa or other...More

Thank Suzie-Ti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is really a gem between the italian restaurants in Rome. A must visit for lunch or dinner when in Rome. It is a small place with also some seats outside, even in winter. It is normally fully booked but you get a number...More

Thank JBlommaert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a cul de sac bc the restaurant is a narrow hall that shoots back with bordering and tight seating with wine bottles tattooing every nook and cranny. The Lambruscos were cold and delicious and the owners could not have been friendlier in...More

Thank James A
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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
With three of Rome’s most beloved piazzas within a
five-minute walk of each other, the
Navona/Pantheon/Campo area may be the prettiest and
most picturesque area of the city. Join the beautiful
throngs hanging out in cafes, boutiques, art
galleries, and wine bars, or peek at a neighbourhood
museum or monument. If you want nonstop movida, the
streets here are busy with chic bicyclists and Vespa
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Raymond C
4 October 2017|
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Response from Jayne P | Reviewed this property |
Need to call/email the restaurant directly
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Raymond C
4 October 2017|
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Response from TatianaChatzopoulou | Reviewed this property |
J' etais a Rome avec ma mere et on a mange a Cul de Sac sans reservation (parce que l' heure qu' on etait la le restau n' avait pas beaucoup de personnes). En tout cas, je crois que c' est possible d' avoir une reservation a... More
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SauceGirl
2 December 2015|
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Response from ArtF_52 | Reviewed this property |
We drank lots of wine when we visited Italy, but like everything, they don't taste the same back home. Best to find a local restaurant or wine merchant for recommendations. Prosecco is easy to find.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza di Pasquino 73, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighbourhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6880 1094
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