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Cucina Eliseo

9.2/10
333 reviews

Average price €35

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Via Nazionale è una importante arteria della capitale, che dalla zona vicina alla Stazione Termini conduce sino a Piazza Venezia, collegando due luoghi nevralgici di Roma. Su questa elegante via c’è il Teatro Eliseo, al cui interno è situato il ristorante Cucina Eliseo, luogo estremamente raffinato, al cui interno vari elementi d’arredo molto ricercati contribuiscono a rendere molto suggestiva l’atmosfera. Dai lampadari agli specchi, dai materiali alla splendida vetrata con consente alla luce di scaldare l’ambiente, senza dimenticare lo spazio all’aperto ideale per pranzare o cenare nei periodi caldi.

Stagionalità prima di tutto, ma anche grande importanza al territorio con prodotti a km0 ed alla sostenibilità con la filiera corta e la biodiversità: sono molti gli elementi che caratterizzano la filosofia culinaria che rende quanto mai intrigante il menu, nel quale trova spazio la tradizione romana ma anche le moderne tecniche di cottura. Il risultato? Piatti come la “Tartare di manzo maremmano, rape rosse e chutney agrodolce”, i “Ravioloni artigianali di carciofi al burro & salvia, crema di rapa rossa e scaglie di pecorino”, le “Polpette di broccoli e patate con bufala, marmellata di peperoncino, cavolfiore giallo”, la “Cheese cake infornata di ricotta di bufala, marmellata di zucca”.

Scritto da Luca Sessa

napoletano di nascita, romano d’adozione. Fino a poco tempo fa statistico di giorno, blogger e chef di notte, ora si dedica solo al food. Giornalista pubblicista, fondatore di Radio Food, gestisce il blog www.lucasessa.com, una vetrina dei suoi esperimenti quotidiani, un luogo nel quale scrivere, raccontare, confrontarsi.

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Per vivere una esperienza unica in un luogo raffinato, dalla grande storia, all’interno di un bellissimo Teatro, provando una cucina espressa e gustosa.

Restaurant menu

Chef Lorenzo Buonomini
  • Average price €35 Special request
Ravioloni artigianali di carciofi al burro&salvia, crema di rapa rossa e scaglie di pecorino
€16
Tagliolini all'uovo con ragù bianco di agnello, menta, curcuma e pecorino
€16
Spaghettoni Benedetto Cavalieri burro&alici, broccolo siciliano e bufala
€18
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Frola al cacao e lemon curd
Coniglio stylo porcetta
Plopo arrosto
Baccala alla romana revisitato
Spaghettone ai Porcini stracciatella di bufala e crumble di pane
Tartar
Fettuccine carne

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Ratings & Reviews

Excellent

9.2/10
based on 333 reviews
Only customers who have dined at the restaurant after making a reservation on TheFork can leave a review.
Quality of food :9.1/10
Service :9.2/10
Setting :9.2/10
  1. Renato P.
    Renato P.
    • 5 reviews
    8/10

    SODDISFATTO

  2. Stanislava S.
    Stanislava S.
    • 52 reviews
    10/10

    Such a beautiful place, as for food, it is very delicious and unique. The waiters are very attentive, fast and polite. Perfect place for the romantic date or for the calm dinner with the friends.

  3. Salvatore D.
    Salvatore D.
    • 69 reviews
    10/10

    Decisamente buono, top

  4. Hamza T.
    Hamza T.
    • 13 reviews
    9/10

    The food was really good but the service not so much although we’re ALONE in the restaurant food took time to arrive and the waitress wasn’t very friendly. Still a good restaurant but be careful you need to enter in the theater to get in the restaurant !!

  5. Emily d.
    Emily d.
    • one review
    10/10

    Very accommodating for our lack of Italian language skills, a great waiter with excellent English. Meals were average size, but filling! Great wine suggestion. Perfect atmosphere.

  6. Isabelle A.
    Isabelle A.
    • one review
    8.5/10

    Very nice settings. The Chef offered small snacking while waiting a little bit. Very much appreciated!!

  7. Riccardo T.
    Riccardo T.
    • 19 reviews
    10/10

    Great as usual.

  8. Marie H.
    Marie H.
    • 5 reviews
    10/10

    My husband and I are French and we decided to eat in a typical Italian restaurant for our 1st night in Roma and we found the Cucina Eliseo with the Fork app. What a pleasant surprise in a hidden place: just above the Teatro Eliseo! The Italian waitress was very kind and tried her best to communicate with us in English, the white wine tasted great and the food was very good, tasty and well presented! We chose to eat two antipasti, two primi piati and two dolci. Everything was delicious but we really enjoyed our desserts: the italian version of the cheesecake and the nocciole semifreddo (with hazelnuts and chocolate). Therefore we highly recommend it! Grazie al ristorante Cucina Eliseo.

  9. Brenda M.
    Brenda M.
    • 3 reviews
    3/10

    Poor choices on menu and not well cooked, therefore not value for money. Restaurant was empty but much noise came from bar below . Would not return.

  10. Laura C.
    Laura C.
    • 21 reviews
    9/10

    molto ben impressionata

  11. - -.
    - -.
    • 4 reviews
    8.5/10

    The staff speaks mainly Italian, so it was a bit of a language barrier. The waiter worked extremely hard to understand us. The food was small portioned, but excellent. I would have loved more!

  12. Tomoko K.
    Tomoko K.
    • 200 reviews
    10/10

    We enjoyed the service and good very much

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More information

Opening time

Pranzo: da lunedì a domenica dalle 12:00 alle 15:00

Cena: da martedì a domenica dalle 20:30 alle 22:30

How to get to the restaurant

Via Nazionale, 183, I-00184, Rome, Italy

Public transport

Autobus 64 70 170

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