An urban chic one that it is, Stravinskij Bar is housed in Hotel de Russie. The beautifully landscaped courtyard of the hotel, features the bar where one can relish light refreshments along with a range of delicious cocktails.The classy yet hip bar is the best place to enjoy martini cocktails, especially 'De Russie Martini' and caviar, along with some really nice music.
Perched on the seventh floor of the Hotel Splendide Royal which is on the scenic hill of Via Veneto, Ristorante Mirabelle is acclaimed for its elegance, gorgeous food and breathtaking views. The restaurant offers a beautiful alfresco dining at their terrace where you will be stumped by the magnificent vistas of the palaces of Pinciano, Villa Medici, Saint Peter's and more. The luxurious restaurant's decor done up with soft lifting, exquisite crystal and classic porcelains will draw a sigh of appreciation from you. The sublime food will tantalize your taste buds while the extensive wine list is a great accompaniment with the food. Undeniably Mirabelle will give you an ethereal experience that will be unforgettable.
This is one of the best-known spots in Rome, located in Monte dei cocci, an area filled with bars and clubs. Artists like Jamiroquai and Lucio Dalli have performed at this successful club. Post the concerts, you can shake a leg to funk, disco and soul music, plus some reggae. A wide choice of cocktails and draft beers is available. The bar is located in a spacious structure which used to be a carpenter's workshop. See website for entertainment calendar and more.
Antico Arco is situated in the district of Gianicolo, in a panoramic garden, on the first two floors of an 18th-century palazzo. The restaurant is considered to be one of the best in the capital. A young, but very professional team provide both excellent food and efficient service. The cuisine is traditional, but also boasts sparks of creativity, with dishes such as caramelized pork belly and crispy duck leg with sautéed artichokes and foe gras. There are also some very good desserts, particularly the chocolate cakes with a molten chocolate center. There are 1200 wines available from the extensive list. Booking is advisable. Dinner starts at 7p.
If you are looking to order a pizza here then you are in for a surprise, as you won't find any such thing on the menu. Enoteca Ferrara is famous for serving traditional Italian delicacies like gnocchi, suppli, panzanella e acciughe and aliciotti. This lovely place is run with competence and courtesy by the Paolillo sisters. They offer an immense Italian wine list and quality food with a selection of regional dishes.
With a collection of more than 1,500 labels of wines, sparkling wines and champagnes, Cul de Sac is the premier place in introducing the concept of wine bars. For wine lovers, this historic place is a must visit! The patio seating spots many theater celebrities and audiences gathering here to unwind. The Italian menu is extensive and irresistible. Try anything from the pastas, to the appetizers or duck ravioli, you sure will be delighted. To know more about their events, check their website or call ahead.
A casual eatery and bar boasting of highly innovative local cuisine along with a spirit selection that will put the best of restaurants to shame, Enoteca Provincia Romana is one gem of a find in the heart of Rome. Although the menu is selective, the dishes offered are beautifully created and the presentation is well-executed. Directly facing the famous Trajan's column, the entire atmosphere of the restaurant is abuzz with infectious energy. Service is genuinely warm and helpful.
Centrally located and easily accessible from most of the tourist attractions, Scholars Lounge is a great place to unwind, for drinks, food and watching your favorite matches. This Irish pub and sports bar with its woody decor will remind you of a chapel due its layout. Engravings of famous Irish literati and poets adorn the walls with dangling Irish flags above them. Though the days are quiet, the nights are a different thing altogether. Bustling with a mixture of expats, students, travelers and more, the lounge takes on a more lively and festive environment. The sports bar features right wide TVs so that sports fans can enjoy their matches along with some amazing Guinness or other drinks. The pub offers a wide range of beers, pub food which also features Italian bruschetta, chicken curry and a range of other favorites. Live music - rock, pop or funk, karaoke nights and weekly quiz nights make it even more entertaining. The staff is English speaking and is one of the friendliest in the city.
Escopazzo is a typical bar for young ones and the thirty-somethings. Warm and welcoming, it offers themed nights all through the week except Monday. There are live music sessions and karaoke, much to the delight of those who love soothing music in company of tantalizing cocktails and a wide selection of beer and wine. They also offer an array of appetizers to complement your drink. So visit Escopazzo with your friends to enjoy a vibrant night out.
Young bands often play in this Scottish-style pub, which transforms into a late night disco from Thursday to Sunday. It offers draft beers such as double malt Slalom, Guinness and McEwans and traditional Italian dishes and Tex-Mex food, as well as Scottish and Irish meals.