Area Archeologica del Teatro di Marcello e del Portico d’Ottavia
To the east of the Jewish Ghetto, the Teatro di Marcello (Theatre of Marcellus) is the star turn of this dusty archaeological area....
Acqua Madre Hammam
A chic new hammam in the Jewish Ghetto, where you can do-as-the-ancient-Romans-did and soak away your cares in the tepidarium (warm...
Fontana delle Tartarughe
This playful much-loved 16th-century fountain depicts four boys gently hoisting tortoises up into a bowl of water. Now covered in...
A high-camp blast of baroque and art deco, this velvet-lined, chandelier-slung bar is a theatrical choice beloved of VIPs, theatre...
Giggetto al Portico d’Ottavia
Visitors and locals have long been coming to this landmark restaurant in the Jewish Ghetto to feast on genuine Roman-Jewish cuisine....
Piazza Campitelli 18 · interesting places nearby
Vecchia Roma information
This old-fashioned restaurant is the very picture of formal elegance with chandeliers, gilt-framed oil paintings and impeccably groomed, white-jacketed waiters. Outside, a candle-lit terrace looks onto a picturebook cobbled piazza. But it's not all show and the food is excellent with tasty salads, seafood antipasti and top-drawer pastas.