The 25 Best Pizzerias in Rome
So, you’re in Rome and you want to try some pizza – it’s got to be done, right? But, in a city with countless pizza joints, where on earth do you start? How can you tell the good from the bad, the authentic from the tourist trap? Worry not, we’ve done the hard work for […]Read more
- On 28/01/2020
- In food and drink
20 Must-try Italian Foods When You Are in Rome
What’s the one thing people are guaranteed to mention when you say you’re taking a trip to Rome? That’s right, the food! Renowned the world over as a foodie paradise, the sheer variety of dishes available in Italy’s capital means you’ll never get bored of the national cuisine. But what to choose? Let’s face it, […]Read more
Top 10 Places for The Best Gelato in Rome
If you are visiting Rome for the first time, among other things, you must have noticed the huge number of Gelateria and Pizzeria shops that flood the streets; it’s our thing! *wink* Italians make the best of Ice creams among other things and they are recognized for it all over the world. In every corner, […]Read more
- On 06/01/2020
- In food and drink
Is Rome Vegan Friendly?
Where to find the best vegetarian restaurants in Rome? When you think about traditional Roman food, an overflowing plate of bucatini all’amatriciana, or the even more popular spaghetti alla carbonara, or a panino con la porchetta. So many Italian dishes are meaty in some way so, one might think that, as a whole, traditional Italian […]Read more
Where Did Pizza Come From Originally?
Who Invented Pizza? Well, who did invent pizza? The natural answer to such an apparently simple question would be — “Duh, Italians!”. It is commonly thought that the archetypal pizza, an open-faced bread pie covered in tomato sauce, mozzarella, basil and olive oil, is born in 1889 by the hands of the Neapolitan baker Raffaele […]Read more
Where to Find The Best Coffee in Rome?
In Italy, coffee is a serious thing, and not to be taken lightly! There is an entire set of unspoken rules guiding Italians throughout their daily caffeination. 1. Sant’Eustachio II Caffè This historic coffee place takes its name from its location, Piazza Sant’Eustachio, a square just a couple minutes away from the Pantheon and Piazza […]Read more
- On 04/01/2020
- In food and drink
Navigating an Italian Menu
How To Order From An Italian Menu? Upon looking at an Italian Menu you will realize that it is divided into several sections. The order in which these are displayed in the many is often somewhat random compared to the traditional sequence of plates cultivated over centuries. Of course, you don’t have to order all […]Read more
Where to find the best Italian cheese in Rome?
Where Is The Best Cheese In Italy? If you want to savour lots of cheese during your time in Rome, then this is the perfect list for you! From sampling cheeses to wine pairings, here you can find the best shops, restaurants, bars and markets that you should check out when in Rome. You are definitely […]Read more
Aperitivo Time in Rome: Where to Get The Best Spritz in Town!
Bubbly. Neon orange. Refreshing. What pops into your head? It should be Aperol Spritz — the epitome of Roman aperitivo cocktail time. This classic among the locals of the Italian capital is made with Aperol (Campari’s slightly less-bitter cousin) mixed with Prosecco. Traditionally, it is served for “aperitivo” over ice with a long straw for […]Read more
- On 01/01/2020
- In Italian Desserts
The Must-tick-off Bucket List of Italian Desserts to Try When in Rome
Every Italian region has typical dessert recipes that “belong” to the tradition of their area, but there are desserts that have crossed these borders and have become internationally recognized as some of the best in the world! Tiramisù This is possibly the most popular dessert among italian specialties. Originally from the northern regions of Veneto […]Read more