Area Archeologica del Teatro di Marcello e del Portico d’Ottavia
To the east of the Jewish Ghetto, the Teatro di Marcello is the star turn of this dusty archaeological area. This 20,000-seat...
Fontana delle Tartarughe
This playful, much-loved fountain features four boys gently hoisting tortoises up into a bowl of water. Created by Giacomo della Porta...
Centred on lively Via Portico d’Ottavia, the Jewish Ghetto is a wonderfully atmospheric area studded with artisans’ studios, vintage...
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 a picture of formal elegance with its chandeliers, white-jacketed waiters, and candle-lit terrace overlooking a picture-book piazza. But it's not all show and the food is excellent, with some wonderful seafood antipasti and top-drawer pastas.