Local Food

Food, activities and places to unlock the best of Rome's gastronomy



Traditional dishes, sweets & drinks you should taste

Spaghetti carbonara

Pasta with bacon and egg

Despite what has been exported to the rest of the world, the authentic carbonara does not have cream but only egg yolk, bacon and black pepper. Delicious.

Saltimbocca alla romana

Roman veal recipe

Traditional Roman dish: beef fillet cooked in butter with cheese, ham and sage leaves.

Carciofi alla giudia

Jewish style artichokes

The artichoke is surely the most Roman ingredient. It is a very simple dish of Jewish tradition: fried roman artichoke.

Pizza Capricciosa

Pizza with egg, ham, artichoke and mushrooms

Typical Roman pizza. The roma dough is different from the Neapolitan and is thin and crunchy.

Rigatoni all'amatriciana

Pasta with tomato and bacon

Typical Roman pasta, with tomato, sheep's cheese and pieces of sautéed bacon.

The best Italian dishes are the simplest.

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