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7 Nov 2017
“A piazza like no other”
9 Apr 2018
“STOP: Do not eat or drink here. It's a ***TOURIST TRAP***”
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Piazza San Silvestro, 00187 Rome, Italy
Colonna
+39 06 678 7936
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

STOP: Do not eat or drink here. It's a ***TOURIST TRAP***. Two adult diners, one child diner. We were charged 75 Euros for a lunchtime snack! I had a three cheese pizza. This showed on the menu as 13 Euros which seemed reasonable. That's how...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Having spent a lovey time in Rome it was so disappointing to go to this total rip off 46 Euros for 4 coffee's The Rome Tourist office should have a word with the owners because this place lets Rome down.

Thank Wendy N
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Piazza San Silvestro is unlike many other piazzas, in that it lacks a ... fountain! It is largish in size, by Italian standards, and it has several spots where people can actually sit and have a rest! It seems to be rather quiet at times,...More

1  Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I lost count of the number of times we stopped in this piazza. Most of the time we visited it was bathed in sunshine. A lovely place to stop and get ones bearings.

Thank ChrisMcG170
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

There is a restaurant called San Silvestre caffe, omg never go there. I went there once and I had sea food salad, first of all, that wasn't a sea food salad that was squid salad only nothing else, then I tried it and it was...More

1  Thank Eliane F
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

indeed a super central location and sitting outside and eating lunch in november is super nice. service is ok, food is really good - prices are too high (obviously comes with location).

1  Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Gerard personally met us and helped size and fit for me a beautiful soft lamb moto - style jacket; husband got soft shearling gloves... a huge huge selection of all colors and sizes. Very patient with our questions and well worth our time.

Thank designrn1
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This place was the central city bus station, but now is changed in a nice big place with arounded bancs in travertin to take a sit or give friends an appointment on piazza San Silvestro. First important on this place , there are the central...More

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 7 November 2015

This used to be a bus hub, but was recently changed into a pedestrian only piazza. So, it is certainly a lot nicer than it used to be! There are several churches in the area worth seeing -- San Silvestro in Capite being right on...More

Thank SpanishStepsApt
Reviewed 21 October 2015

A quite nice, quite small piazza in Rome. It would have been beautiful in any other city, in Rome, its just average, nothing special.

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