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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#54 of 10,419 Restaurants in Rome
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PRICE RANGE
US$17 - US$34
CUISINES
Italian, Romana, Lazio, Central-Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Trastevere
0.1 km from Santa Maria in Trastevere
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All reviews pizza tiramisu carbonara cacio e pepe salad fried artichokes bread osteria pizzeria our waiter great atmosphere food was amazing house wine italian food first night antonio othello trastevere
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent a great moment there, the food is good and not too expensive. Marina our waitress and the other staff members as well were very professional and nice .

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our server Antonio (with help from Sara and Andrea) was very knowledgeable and fast! He also has a sense of humor. The food was excellent and the atmosphere was very cozy on a rainy November evening!!

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An incredible place at the epicenter of touristic Trastevere. Yet, the quality of service and the excellent food makes it stand out from the other restaurants. Make sure that Antonio, Martina and Sara are serving you to really enjoy the traditional Roman cuisine. Enjoy.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked all around looking for a place for dinner. Came across Ostello and couldn’t have been more happy. The food was sensational and the service fantastic and friendly. Our servers Rosy and Gabriel went out of their way to even make sure our kids...had a great meal! So great! Definitely recommend!More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Trastevere is packed with moderate and inexpensive restaurants and teeming with tourists and locals who like to eat. Otello has a justifiable reputation for good food, a caring staff and reasonable prices. They don't take reservations, so it is wise to arrive early. The staff...works hard, and as we witnessed today, can be nearly overwhelmed when they reach capacity. So please be patient. The artichokes, jewish style, are a masterpiece, alone worth the visit. The Carbonarq reminiscent of a mac and cheese, only a hundred times better. Short dessert list, but house made. The panna cotta delightful. It would take more than a year to try all the places in Trastevere. You would do well to start here.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had heard about this popular place. I can understand why it is popular food is not overpriced and their excellent Amarone wine made me and my wife visit the restaurant 2 times during last trip. The trick to get a good seat and not...have to stand in the line is to come to the restaurant about 19. At 1930 the line of hungry tourists and locals start to grove. Good service and excellent english spoken by a small girl waitress and the rest of the crewMore

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered the tagliata beef and for me it was the best in Rome. Also the cacio e Pepe pasta were delicious and the pasta fresh. Staff is very kind and measurements were taken so we really felt safe and taken care of!

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic food, fantastic and friendly staff. Very well deserved tip for the waiter. I'll gladly visit again if I go to Rome again.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, fun spot, nice staff, shout out to Adelina, sweet waitress. Would definitely be back next time

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and had a wonderful lunch, and our waiter Brayan was great! Cozy place, recommend visiting.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Fleckapuppy
19 April 2019|
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Response from MidtownMike62 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, never used Metro, only buses, trams and taxis. Do not think Metro comes too near Trastevere
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jessicamonroe12
4 August 2018|
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Response from thomassR8145WX | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I do not work there, but I’m sure you can call them and make a reservation. We went on a Saturday night around 9pm and we had no reservations, but we were able to sit down in about 10-15 minutes.
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grigorec912
25 February 2018|
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Response from Paige R | Reviewed this property |
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Frequently Asked Questions about Otello

Yes, Otello is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Otello is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4