Right in the heart of the Testaccio neighbourhood, Monte Testaccio, aka Monte dei Cocci, is an artificial grass-covered hill made almost...
Housed in Rome’s ex-slaughterhouse, MACRO Testaccio (the second of MACRO's two exhibition spaces) serves up contemporary art in two...
With an under-the-stars terrace and cool, arched interior, ConteStaccio is one of the top venues on the Testaccio clubbing strip. Daily...
Checchino dal 1887
A pig’s whisker from the city’s former slaughterhouse, Checchino is one of the grander restaurants specialising in the quinto quarto ...
Via di Monte Testaccio 44 · interesting places nearby
Rome's best-known gay club, L’Alibi does high-camp with style, putting on kitsch shows and playing sultry, soulful house to a mixed gay and straight crowd. It's spread over three floors and if the sweaty atmosphere in the dance halls gets too much, head up to the huge summer roof terrace. Thursday nights are big with the ever-popular Gloss party featuring drag shows, buff dancers and mainstream tunes.