Ever wondered where the gourmands, the haute cuisine critics, the celebrities eat when they come to Rome? Each of these 7 fine Michelin-starred restaurants brings something unique to the table, whether it be a style of cooking, a fantastic view, an unforgettable ambience, or, in many cases, all three. They are sure to make for a wonderful visit to Rome.
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Rated 3 stars in the Michelin guide, La Pergola is routinely voted the best in Rome, one of the best in Italy, and one of the best in the world.
Oliver Glowig is a German chef with 2 Michelin stars who is able to combine precision and discipline descending from his origin with Italian creativity and inventiveness in the cuisine.
Recently opened restaurant in Rome with its captivating name la tavola, il Vino, la dispensa will embrace you with its best regional italian specialties blends with creativity. Located next Rome’s Termini railway station entrance on Via Giolitti it offers suggestive view of the “Mercato Centrale” from the first floor.
And if you combine it with a stay at the classic five star boutique hotel Villa Spalletti Trivelli near Fontana di Trevi, your Roman holiday will be truly complete.
Consistently one of the best seafood restaurants in Rome, Acquolina Hostaria goes to great lengths to expose your palate to the full brunt of what the sea has to offer.
The restaurant has only 28 seats – a perfect environment for your romantic dinner or private party. You can look forward to appetizers with lesser known species along with five varieties of pasta and meat options. All local produce.
Recently awarded with Michelin star, the young chef Marco Martini offers in his restaurant at the boutique hotel The Corner a haute cuisine ’based on his memories‘. You will be amazed by his cooking talent respecting seasonal products, rooted in the tradition of Roman cuisine, with his touch of a modern twist.
Located only a 10-minute walk from Colosseum on Viale Aventino.
Image of the restaurant below.
Rome is full of restaurants with great views and great cuisine, but very few combine the two in so effective a way as Imàgo. Great swathes of glass give a fantastic panoramic view of Rome. A great culinary staff serve up a memorable meal, made to the highest standards.
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It is worth eating at La Terrazza solely for the view.
A 1 star restaurant, Acquolina specializes in seafood and fish.
Another 2 star restaurant, Oliver Glowig is run by a German chef of the same name.
This 2 star restaurant located near the Tiber in the heart of the city focuses on modern, stimulating cuisine.
Rome is full of restaurants with great views and great cuisine, but very few combine the two in so effective a way as Imàgo.
La Pergola is dining at its absolute finest.
A thoroughly Roman restaurant, the 1 star Agata e Romeo will remind you why Italian cuisine is world renowned.