The 5 Best Hotel Restaurants in Rome

Ariston Anderson | April 27, 2018

In the Eternal City, food is a religion. You will find it more than not the topic of conversation as Italians love to debate whether to find the best dish. These Rome hotel restaurants take haute cuisine a step further, which each and every meal plate immaculately crafted to present the best the country has to offer. It doesn't hurt that they're located in stunning locales either, with incredible views of the city, or in intimate locales perfect for date night.

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Palazzo Naiadi Hotel

Why it made the list

The Tazio Restaurant is the ultimate fine-dining experience in the center of Rome. The restaurant is dimly lit so private tables can enjoy the individualized chandeliers above. Dishes are creative delights with gastronomic Mediterranean dishes presented on the plate like tiny works of art.

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Regina Baglioni

Why it made the list

Brunello is gorgeously designed in neo-classcial style with 6-foot tall gold vases, black and white striped booths, and an array of vintage photo collages on the walls. Chef Luciano Sarzi Sartori has cooked for everyone from Jennifer Lopez to George Clooney. His signature dishes take local ingredients like Roman artichokes or octopus, upgraded into modern recipes presented in a colorful array.

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Il Palazzetto

Why it made the list

The Michelin-starred Aroma offers guests an unparalleled view out onto the Colosseum and ancient Rome. The menu focuses on sustainably-sourced ingredients. If it's impossible to choose a dish, the tasting menu offers a variety of land and sea options, ending in olive oil sponge cake. It's hard to find a more romantic experience than dining at sunset on the terrace.

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Hotel Eden

Why it made the list

It's hard not to gasp upon entering La Terrazza, with its 360 view of the Roman skyline. Go at night to appreciate the city all lit up. Chef Fabio Ciervo has done a masterful job of mixing health and taste while reinventing Italian favorites, earning the restaurant a Michelin star. His signature dish is an update on the classic cacio e pepe: spaghetti with pecorino and Madagascan wild black pepper, infused with rose buds.

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Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria

Why it made the list

La Pergola has three Michelin stars, making it the highest rated restaurant in Rome. Set on the hotel's roof terrace, it offers panoramic views across the city. But what really stands out here is the cuisine, created under the guidance of celebrated chef Heinz Beck. Each plate looks almost like a mini terrarium, filled with individual flavors and wonders. The food menu is complemented with a wine list from a 60,000-bottle strong cellar, and a water list of 45 choices.

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