Quality Hotel Green Palace
Via Salaria 207
Phone: (39) 06 9004472
Fax: (39) 06 9004969
They say that the Cuban cigar is the best product that comes out of the country. But those who have a flair for authentic Caribbean food, know that the Cuban cuisine is one of the best on offer. Specialties from this cuisine can be sampled at the Cuba Garden, right here in Rome. With a drastic makeover and renovation, this huge, spacious pub and restaurant doles out Cuba's finest on your platter. With special events for the evenings and some of the zaniest parties in town, Cuba Garden makes one for the must-visit list when in Rome.
A night out drinking or just for coffee? ABC American Bar & Coffee has it all. This unique coffee bar offers a variety of activities to make your visit here more than just worth it. The American delicacies, burgers, sandwiches, teas, coffees, chocolates, pastas are all amazing, whereas sushi is available on advance booking as well. The cocktails are extensive here, creative and new; in addition to a wide selection of beers and wines. You may love to be here for the theme nights or organize your own events for special memories. Live music is an important feature here, and the crowd absolutely loves the loudness. There are a lot of photographers and artists who showcase their beautiful works here. Open till late everyday, except Tuesdays, you need not wait for a weekend to celebrate. Be sure to carry cash only. Check out the website, or call ahead for more information.
Lo Stil Novo Zio d America is an inimitable food stop for the inhabitants of the Talenti neighborhood. Located near the bustling commercial street Via Ugo Ojetti, this historic restaurant/bar/supermarket offers great salty and sweet gastronomic specialties. The restaurant area of the locale is on the second floor, while you will find the grocery section below. From a simple espresso prepared with the house blend, to pastas and wonderful salads, accompanied by a wide selection of breads, cold cuts and cheeses, Lo Stil Novo Zio d America is the ideal place for a wholesome and convenient lunch or dinner – you can even get takeaway if you prefer.
If you are on the look out for the ultimate romantic dining destination, there's no other place more enticing than the Tête-à-Tête restaurant. The specialty of this place is that they admit only one couple per night, so you have the entire villa to yourself. If you have children along, hand them over to the care of the on-site babysitters. Apart from the regular cake, balloons and confetti, which you can get custom made, they also offer photo projections, just in case you want to refresh some sweet old memories. For dinner, feast on fresh offerings off the seasonal menu. After a lovely candlelight dinner, take a walk around the beautiful gardens. Later on, you can utilize the exclusive pool or just snuggle up under satin sheets in the cozy room provided. And when the time comes to head back the marvelous experience doesn't end - take the journey back in a helicopter!
This is another pizzeria offering Neapolitan style pizza but there is also a choice of good meat dishes available. The style is rustic and attractive. The service is courteous and friendly. Good typical Neapolitan pizza, particularly the one with buffalo mozzarella. There is fresh fish every day as well as T-bone steaks, ribs and Chateaubriand. The restaurant menu also varies from day to day.
A good night out or a quiet dinner, Il Locale has it all. The trendy and hip atmosphere with impeccable service makes it a wonderful experience. The authentic Italian cuisine consists of dishes like the signature pastas, classic pizzas, cheese and pepper steaks, fish delicacies, and much more. The wines would be ideal to accompany your meals with; with a variety of 460 names to choose from, the staff is absolutely polite to suggest the best ones. Hire their space for hosting your own private events with a great wine collection, and make it special. Check out the website, or call ahead.
Buccilli Hostaria is a typical country trattoria, where the kindness of Alberto and the professionalism of Rita and Romelia's mastery in the kitchen give a welcoming, family atmosphere. The trattoria is also blessed with a very pleasant garden. The menu offers traditional Roman cooking alongside fish dishes, seasonal game and porcini dishes. Simple dishes can be prepared for children and are available on request. Truly a great dining experience, Buccilli Hostaria isn't likely to disappoint.
This local pizzeria is ever-bustling with loyal customers. The feel is casual and comfortable, with lots of tables and a little background music. The staff is alert and more than willing to help customers decide on one of the thirty varieties of pizza, as well as Calzoni, Bruschette and Crostini. The traditional desserts baked in the wood oven are amazing.
If you have recently returned from a trip to Mexico and are all too aware of how important it is to be able to revisit this magical place in your mind, this restaurant will provide all the familiar smells and tastes of Mexican cuisine.Cucara Macara is a small restaurant but incredibly famous for their authentic dishes, fine drinks and, friendly and knowledgeable staff. Reservations are strongly suggested.
The restaurant is named after the Sardinian writer and Nobel Prize-winner Grazia Deledda. It's mostly patronized by locals and popular with celebrities and movie stars. The menu focuses on Sardinian specialties and fresh fish of the day. Dishes include a fine selection of pasta dressed with crustacean and fish sauces, among them spaghetti with bottarga which is considered the Sardinian caviar, being made from mullet eggs. Roasted suckling pig will be the perfect dish for meat-lovers. Sardinian cheeses and pizzas are also a traditional favorite. The wine list consists of good Italian grapes. - Maria Frullini
This restaurant, which is particularly famous for its game dishes, has been run by the Venetian Portello brothers for more than 50 years. Although the food is based on Roman recipes there are also noticable Venetian influences. The meat dishes are excellent as are the game and mushroom recipes, but the fish courses and the pizzas (which are cooked in a wood oven) are also of a high standard. Among the specialties are Farro (a type of bean) with shrimp and mushrooms, Gnocchi with asparagus and Fusili (pasta) with spiced meat and zucchini. The home-made desserts are delicious. The wine and grappa list is also good.
Alfonso and his son Rami prepare excellent Libyan cuisine which is strictly kosher. The restaurant is uncomplicated and well cared for. In the summer, the veranda is used for the diners. Cous cous is the house specialty without a doubt, it may even be the best cous cous in Rome, and is accompanied by beef and chickpeas or spicy potatoes, or even fish. The Spicy Fish and the home-made desserts are very good. It is advisable to book at weekends.