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Hotel Cavalieri Hilton
Via Cadlolo 101
00136 Rome

Roof-restaurant of the Cavalieri Hilton and only 3-Michelin starred restaurant in Rome and one of the top gourmet restaurants of Italy. Elegant, luxury decor and impeccable and distinguished service, but not of the kind that makes you feel uncomfortable. Fine, creative cuisine by the celebrated chef Heinz Beck.

Agata e Romeo
via Carlo Alberto 45
00185 Rome
Tel: +39-06-446.61.15

Small, elegant restaurant, with two-faced cuisine: one facing tradition, one facing creativity.

Hostaria dell'Orso di Gualtiero Marchesi
Via dei Soldati 25/c
00186 Rome
Tel: +39-06-683.01.192
Restaurant: 20:00 - 1:00
Pianobar: 21:00 - 3:00

Roman cuisine revisited in one of the oldest restaurants of Rome, which recently reopened after several years of restauration works. The restaurant is located in a late 1400s mansion, which housed a tavern in medieval times where pilgrims coming to visit the Eternal City made a stop for refreshments and found accomodation. Historical dishes include "riso oro e zafferano" (gold and safran rice), and "raviolo aperto" (open raviolo).

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Hotel Eden
Via Ludovisi 49
00187 Rome
Tel: +39-06-478.12.752

Nice roof-garden with wonderful view over room.

Hotel Aldrovandi Palace
Via Ulisse Aldrovandi 15
00197 Rome
Tel: +39-06-32161.26

Restaurant in modern and contemporary style with view over the parc and pool of the luxury hotel Aldovrandi Palace, which is situated in the heart of Rome's exclusive Parioli neighbourhood, in front of the Villa Borghese Gardens. Mediterranean haute-cuisine by chef Alfonso Iaccarino.
See also:
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