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Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés

Traditionally, Canova's clientele was right-wing and at daggers drawn with the left-wing rabble at Rosati across the square, though there has been little...

Piazza del Popolo 16

Circolo degli Artisti

Bars & pubs, Clubs, Music

This is Rome's most popular venue for small- and medium-scale bands from international alternative music circuits. (Inexplicably, the owners still haven't...

Via Casilina Vecchia 42

Classico Village

Bars & pubs, Clubs, Music

This former factory space in super-hip Ostiense comprises three rooms, often offering three different acts simultaneously. The whole thing faces on to a...

Via Libetta 3

Coming Out

Bars & pubs

This unassuming but popular pub offers quick lunches, evening snacks, beers and cocktails to a predominantly youthful crowd of men and women. A useful...

Via San Giovanni in Laterano 8


Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés

It's easy to forget you're in Rome in this ultra-modern venue. The name (crudo means raw) conveys perfectly the sheer freshness of the place's style and...

Via degli Specchi 6

Da Vezio

Bars & pubs

For decades Vezio Bagazzini was a legendary figure in the Ghetto area, on account of his bar behind the former Communist Party HQ. Every square centimetre...

Via Tor di Nona 37
Tags: Bar


Bars & pubs

Ultra-sleek, with black floors, stunning chandeliers and plasma screens, this designer bar tries hard to be trendy but ends up being somewhat characterless....

Via del Governo Vecchio 46-47
Tags: Bar

Freni e Frizioni

Critics' choice
Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés

Unlikely ex-garage surroundings - the name means 'brakes and clutches' - for Rome's hippest early evening spot, frequented by arty types and a creative,...

Via del Politeama 4-6

Friends Art Café

Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés

This lively, modern bar is a popular place where habitués meet for everything from a morning cornetto and cappuccino to after-dinner cocktails. The chrome...

Piazza Trilussa 34


Critics' choice
Bars & pubs, Clubs

In trendy Ostiense, this is one of the best of Rome's fashionable clubs. Goa marries iron and steel with curvy, 1960s-style whites. The quality of its...

Via Libetta 13


Adult Entertainment, Bars & pubs

American John Moss has been at the helm of Rome's oldest gay bar since it opened over two decades ago. Hangar maintains its friendly but sexy atmosphere...

Via in Selci 69A

I Dolci di Checco er Carrettiere

Bars & pubs

Located behind piazza Trilussa, this small bar, annexed to one of Trastevere's oldest restaurants, has outstanding cakes and pastries, plus fresh quiches,...

Via Benedetta 7
Tags: Bar

I Tre Scalini

Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés

This bar is famous for its tartufo - a calorie-bomb chocolate ice-cream concoction with huge lumps of chocolate inside. There are tables outside at which to...

Piazza Navona 28-32

Il Goccetto

Bars & pubs, Restaurants & cafés

One of the more serious centro storico wine bars, occupying part of a medieval bishop's house, Il Goccetto has original painted ceilings, dark wood-clad...

Via dei Banchi Vecchi 14

La Libreria del Cinema

Bars & pubs

La Libreria del Cinema is heaven for movie buffs with its encyclopedic stock of DVDs and cinema-related books, its busy events programme featuring film...

Via dei Fienaroli 31
Tags: Bar