Welcome to Il Giardino Antica Osteria

History, traditions and warmth

Right in the heart of Rome, lunch and dinner in an informal environment, friendly staff and tasty dishes: combination of tradition and innovation

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Il giardino antica osteria

Contemporary tradition

Roman cousins, combination of contemporary dishes and innovation of new techniques.

Roman tradition recipes

As known all over the world in Rome you can find tasty and at the same time simple dishes, made by raw and high quality ingredients. These recipes are part of the real traditions of the region: gricia, carbonara, amatriciana, cacio e pepe, roman artichokes, roman saltimbocca, tiramisu and much more. Taste them all because it is worth it!

Contemporary roman seafood dishes

Every day in our kitchen, Peppe, passionately and meticulously, fresh fish reaches our restaurants from our beautiful coast, which is cooked following the really important rules of traditional roman cousins but bringing some innovation to intensify flavors and aromas: baby octopus “alla Luciana” on Altamura crostini, Franciacorta risotto with julienne calamari, mazzancolle quenelle with sweet and sour onion, sea bream fillet with vegetables and potatoes are just some creations our kitchen serve to our customers everyday, since we use fresh fish our menu is subject to fish catch of the day.

An historical place a few steps from the Tritone fountain, full of history, stories and traditions.

Few steps away from Roman ruins, lunch and dinner in an informal place, friendly staff and tasty innovative and traditional dishes.

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I piatti
Il tagliere de "Il Giardino"

The 'Il Giardino' local cold cuts and cheese plattert

Insalata de "Il Giardino"

The 'Il Giardino' salad

Spaghetti alla Carbonara

Spaghetti with creamy egg, guanciale, pecorino and black peppers

Fettuccine al Branzino

Fettuccine with sea bass

Saltimbocca alla Romana

Veal with ham and sage

Filetto ai Tre Pepi

Three-pepper fillet

Welcoming and comfortable place. Kind and polite staff; food was great, from antipasto to dessert! Really good prices to be in the heart of Rome. Warmly advised!
Nadia Lapucci
Elegant place 1km from Pincio and not far from Trevi fountain. Welcoming and friendly staff. Code word: “Feel like at home” for both tourists and friends
Federica Ceraldi
Great dishes, wonderful and soft environment, friendly staff and elevated kindness, thank you!
Pasquale Di Paola