Dining in Rome
Ristorante De la Ville
Ristorante De la Ville is a quaint authentic Italian restaurant that you'd expect to find in Italy. It's family owned with members of the family as waitresses, cooks, and other staff. People return for their homemade pasta, sauces, and desserts. You'll find fresh fish, pizza, and pasta entrees made from fresh ingredients. This is a great restaurant for families and large groups. It's located just five minutes from the airport and you may need a taxi to get to it. If nothing else, go there for coffee and Papa's Tiramisu.
Jefe Restaurant is another authentic Italian restaurant where the pasta is made from scratch. Fresh homemade sauces and excellent fish are the specialties. Balsamic vinaigrette is used as a flavorful seasoning on many dishes. Large portions are served by the friendly staff, and Jefe himself will probably come visit you at your table. Just minutes from the airport, you can easily drive or take a taxi to Jefe Restaurant.
Dining at Il Ristorante is always a surprise because they change their menu frequently. It's located on the marina and serves Italian pastas and fresh fish. They do have a patio where you can dine and watch the sunset. Very clean and nicely decorated, it's a great restaurant to begin your vacation or end it. Not finishing your meal doesn't happen here and their crème brulee is something people keep coming back for. The restaurant is within ten minutes of the airport and a little off the beaten path but well worth the trip.
Il Canneto is within ten minutes of the airport and located in a little neighborhood. You can easily drive or take a taxi to get there. Serving Italian and Mediterranean cuisine along with pizza, antipasto, and rich seafood chowder, there's something for everyone on the menu. Large groups are welcome and it's a great place for families or romantic dining. Expect large portions and good food. Their Crudite is huge and very tasty.
Lilli alla Fismara
Lilli alla Fismara has fabulous seafood it's served Italian or Mediterranean style. You will need to catch a taxi to get to the restaurant, as it's not easy to find, however, its well worth the effort. The restaurant is small, cozy, and not elaborately decorated. It's located near the coast where you can sit outside to have your meal. Friendly and attentive service awaits you at this restaurant.