While in Rome, you’ll be tempted by the numerous attractions throughout the city from the Trevi Fountain to the Colosseum. After a day of seeing the sights, you’ll find plenty of first-rate bars where you can spend the night. Over at our Hostelworld.com Facebook page, we asked you about your favourite bars in Rome and here’s what you told us…
Caffe del Cinque
Whitney Wish Johnson says:
Caffe del Cinque in Trastevere
A popular bar found at the intersection of five streets, Caffe del Cinque offers you a wide selection of cocktails, aperitifs and plenty more.
Location: Vicolo del Cinque 5.
Brett Boutle says:
my fav bar in rome is jonathans angels so cool and trendy there is a fountain in the toilet very hip and cool
Well-known for its eccentric bathrooms, Jonathan’s Angels is a kitschy and cool bar offering a generous drinks menu which includes beers and cocktails.
Location: Via della Fossa 16 Piazza Navona.
Maurizio Zucchi says:
I lived for 1 year in Rome… even if is NOT typical I loved Trinity College Pub close to Via del Corso, especially during the night, not so many tourists but an “international” environment
Trinity College is also recommended by: Andrea Durante and Andrew Duff.
This very popular Irish bar serves Guinness along with a variety of beers, cocktails and lots more. Here you’ll be able to catch a number of international sporting events and plenty of other events. Live DJs provide the music here.
Location: via del Collegio Romano, 6.
Finnegan’s is recommended by: Marco Albanese.
Another of Rome’s numerous Irish bars, Finnegan’s stands out as one of the more authentic. This Irish owned bar serves up Guinness along with plenty of other drinks. There’s a pool table, and lots of the top sporting events are shown throughout the bar.
Location: Via Leonina, 66.
Bar San Calisto
Michelle Lanspa says:
Bar Calisto in Piazza Calisto is great place in Trastevere to get a beer!
A very popular bar with locals, Bar San Calisto teams a pretty no frills appearance with a large and very reasonably priced drinks menu. Its boho atmosphere attracts a pretty diverse crowd. If you want to try something different, check out the affogato which is ice-cream swimming in booze or if you want to go non-alcoholic this bar is known for serving some of the best hot chocolate in Rome.
Location: Piazza San Calisto.
Emporio alla Pace
Moritz Müller says:
emporio alla pace!!!
Cocktail bar, bookstore and coffee shop, Emporio Alla Pace is a pretty well-liked spot thanks to its peaceful daytime atmosphere and tasty, cheap cocktails at night. Special events featuring a variety of authors are a regular occurrence here too.
Location: Via Della Pace 28.
Vlad Androsov says:
“Ice Bar” close to Colosseum, its -5 inside and they give an opportunity to drink as much as you wish for free , entrance 20 Euro)) perfect bar, just a bit cold until u are not get drunk xD
Ice Bar is also recommended by: Ali Ahmadov and Craig Bell.
The name says it all here, as in the Ice Bar you’ll find that everything is in fact made out of ice including the bar, the glasses and the seats. Inside the temperature is kept at a balmy -5ºC Cocktails, beers and more are on offer from the bar and there is an admission fee.
Location: Via della Madonna dei Monti 17.
Anna Cilona says:
POMPI! in S.lorenzo quarter. they serve the best tiramisù of the city!
Renowned for the quality of their tiramisu, Pompi also serves up a selection of alcoholic drinks, coffees and plenty more.
Location: Via Albalonga, 7.
Living Room Café
Dennis Pitt says:
“living room cafe” was a great time and Mario is a great host, but i guess it depends on who is staying in the hostel above it
This bar offers numerous drinks offers, while the music is provided by live DJs. Located close to a hostel, this is a popular party spot.
Location: via Solferino, 9.
Harry’s is recommended by: John Joseph Patrick Ryan.
Harry’s Bar is an American style pub, restaurant and piano bar. This long running bar is a popular spot thanks to its live music and varied drinks selection including numerous cocktails.
Location: Via Vittorio Veneto, 150.