A cafe where is no menu, wine is served not in bottles, but in decanter locals like to visit for a cheap and well-rested meal.
These traditional Italian cafe are located throughout the city and are designed more for local residents, but travelers also sometimes drop in for lunch. After all, in the trattorias prices are very democratic and dishes taste like home cooking. Food is often served in a family way on one large dish.
Photo: Trattoria on Appian Way, © Rui Jarimba
How to do?
1. To have a delicious lunch ask the locals to advise the best trattoria nearby.
2. Order any dish from offered (you don't have a lot of choices in such establishment as usual).
3. Try the local cuisine and dump into the home informal atmosphere in a cozy establishment.
The price for food in the trattorias is usually very low, a full meal will cost from €4 to €14.
More things to do in Rome
Try a delicious cake made of unusual chestnut flour and olive oil.22
Among all Italian pasta bucatini - spaghetti with a hole - occupies a special place. Taste it in Rome. 103
Try the caciocavallo cheese
The caciocavallo cheese is sweet and spicy at the same time. Every gourmet, travelling to Italy, should taste it. 82
Enjoy tender meat tasted the queen of Italian festivals - porchetta. 1017
Try pecorino romano
This solty hard cheese is made of the sheep milk for eight or even twelve months and it's taste depends of this term. 184
Take a slice of toasted bread rubbed with garlic and olive oil drenched - bruschetta, famous snack from Roman times! 226
Celebrate Rome's Birthday
The City Day in Rome is celebrated on April 21. The sequence of festival events last for three days and fascinates with its colors and measure.FREE4
How can you come to Rome and don't try traditionally Italian dish, which is served in any restaurant in the city?17
Try an authentic Italian dessert in its homeland, where it is prepared according to a special recipe from coffee, savoiardi cookies and mascarpone. 520
Know more things to do?
Share your ideas of what to do in Rome with other travellers — together we'll make our travellings more interesting!