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Osteria delle Fornaci

Discover traditional Roman recipes in the heart of St. Peter's

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L'Osteria delle fornaci is a restaurant that offers traditional Roman cuisine, in the heart of Rome, just steps from the picturesque St. Peter's Basilica

At L'Osteria delle fornaci you can taste fantastic long-forgotten traditional Roman dishes: bollito di manzo in Picchiapò (braised beef with tomato and onion) and traditional broccoli and arzilla (skate) soup, only when all the ingredients are in season. We also serve classic first and second courses such as: pasta carbonara, pasta amatriciana, cacio e pepe (pasta with cheese and pepper), saltimbocca alla romana (veal escalopes), coda alla vaccinara (ox tail stew) and much more.

Our specialised chef, with over 15 years' experience in the industry, is ready to serve you a unique and unforgettable culinary experience. 

Our friendly and helpful staff await your arrival and are ready to welcome you and satisfy your every need. 

Our menu


Stuzzico dell'Osteria

Selection of cold meats, cheese and toasted bread

Bruschetta avvelenata

Toasted bread with spicy sauce

Bruschetta al pomodoro

Toasted bread with fresh tomato

Provola, prosciutto/porcini

Provola cheese with ham or mushrooms


Fresh bread with tomato, onion and basil

Bufala e prosciutto/ porcini

Mozzarella with ham or mushrooms


Sliced mozzerella with fresh tomato

Pizza Fritta

Special homemade fried pizza

Insalata di nervetti e fagioli

Salad made with beef tendons and beans

Bruschetta coppa e puntarelle

Toasted bread with coppa ham and chicory


Tonnarelli alla carbonara

Pasta with sauce made from eggs, pork cheek, pecorino cheese and pepper

Bucatini all'amatriciana

Pasta with pork cheek, tomato sauce, pecorino cheese

Strangozzi Cacio e Pepe

Pasta with pecorino cheese and pepper

Tonnarelli alla gricia

Pasta with pork cheek and pecorino cheese

Ajo e ojo a modo mio

Pasta with garlic, olive oil and chilli pepper

Tonnarelli alici e gamberoni

Pasta with prawns, anchovies and peppers 

Tonnarelli ai porcini

Pasta with porcini mushrooms


Pork cheek, fresh tomato, basil, pecorino cheese 

Zuppe su richiesta (Min X2)

Soup on request (minimum 2 people)

Maltagliati alla Tiziana

Aubergine, fresh tomatoes and provola cheese

Polenta al sugo

Polenta with tomato sauce


Coda alla vaccinara

Ox tail with tomato sauce

Trippa alla romana

Tripe with tomato sauce and pecorino cheese 

Saltimbocca alla romana

Veal with ham and cheese

Polpette al sugo

Meatballs with tomato sauce

Tartare di manzo

Beef tartare

Tagliata di manzo

Grilled beef 

Carpaccio di manzo

Marinated beef with lemon and parmesan cheese

Galletto alla diavola

Grilled chicken with spicy sauce


Aubergine with tomato sauce, parmesan cheese and fresh mozzarella


Red beans with meat and chilli pepper 

Brasato al vino rosso

Braised meat with red wine and potatoes


Patate alla romana

Roman potato salad

Fagioli co' la cipolletta

White beans with raw onion

Insalata mista

Mixed salad

Erbette ripassate

Mixed greens cooked with garlic and pepper

Carpaccio di zucchine

Fresh courgette with parmesan cheese and lemon

Fagioli all'uccelletto

White beans with tomato sauce


Traditional Roman chicory salad

Carciofo alla romana

Roman-style artichokes

Asparagi (asparagus)

Broccoli ripassati (twice-cooked broccoli)

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L'Osteria delle fornaci is situated in the heart of Rome, a few steps from St. Peter's Square, in Via delle Fornaci, 75-77. 

Book a table at our restaurant, call us on: 06/81177182, or mail alternativa puoi inviarci una email:

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