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Via della Mercede 35-36, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 06 679 2134
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“sashimi” (19 reviews)
“yakiniku” (2 reviews)
“uramaki” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via della Mercede 35-36, 00187 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After several weeks in Italy (and Italian meals) my wife craved Japanese food....I tried to discourage her since most times it is nearly impossible to find a really good Japanese Restaurant in European Countries. I must say that we were very pleased with Hamasei's authentic...More

Thank ronald h
Reviewed May 12, 2018

original japanese restaurant in the centre of Rome. The food was excellent and the service very friendly. The prices are not so high. we enjoyed our lunch

Thank 7654anton
Reviewed April 28, 2018

We had dinner twice at the Hamasei. I have been acquainted with Japanese food for a long time and must say that the restaurant offers excellent cuisine for a rather moderate price. We had Japanese standards like miso soup, tempura as well as nigiri and...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Great food, service and overall experience. They have been the best Japanese restaurant in town since many years and they are still there with no disappointment. I highly recommend it.

Thank Stefano G
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Excellent quality and taste is authentic Japanese and yet it is just in the via condotti area. Their €15 lunch set was really value for money. Service was very good. I had the ebi tempura and fried rice and both were not that greasy at...More

Thank Roberto A
Reviewed January 2, 2018

We booked this establishment as a birthday gift for our brother and it delivered what we wanted and more! Before we left for Italy we made arrangements with the restaurant to make it a personal experience and our requests which included traditional Japanese touches including...More

Thank phil r
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Was here with colleagues as we worked nearby. Each of us ordered different lunch menu set. My sashimi lunch set didn't disappoint me. Given the price of 15 euro, I'm served with 9 pieces of sashimi, rice, miso soup, tofu dish and fresh fruit. Ambience...More

Thank wansin S
Reviewed December 13, 2017

went here for a nice break from the italian fare. good sushi found some of the dishes to be a bit overpriced for what was offered. overall a very good restaurant but i think its best to stick to the local flavors when in Rome...

Thank charleslee8581
Reviewed November 7, 2017

A friend of mine from Rome took me to Hamasei for lunch and I was pleasantly surprised by the nice restaurant and the elegant presentation of the food we ordered. We both had the sushi set menu and enjoyed our lunch very much. It is...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Back after a few years, the place is much worse than I remembered in terms of food quality (always ok, but it used to be truly outstanding), service and atmosphere (looks like one of those “for wedding” restaurants). Would you go to a Japanese restaurant...More

Thank ziopao
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the city’s loveliest sites—a 2nd century column, Belle
Epoque shopping centre, and a magnificent Baroque
parliament building—Colonna is not just another pretty
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veronika s
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Response from Tony H | Reviewed this property |
No terrace, it is an indoor restaurant off a busy central Rome street. Nice modern Japanese internal decore.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$59 - US$104
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Mercede 35-36, 00187 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Colonna
  • Neighbourhood: Colonna
  • Phone Number: +39 06 679 2134
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