A lush outdoor restaurant with a dreamlike atmosphere on Palatine Hill
In front of Palatine Hill and inside 400 years of history lies Unique al Palatino Garden Restaurant – the lush outdoor gourmet restaurant of the four-star Kolbe Hotel. A former monastery turned hotel and restaurant in 2007, Unique al Palatino Garden Restaurant has become one of the favorite spots to enjoy an al fresco breakfast, lunch or dinner in the heart of Rome.
But not just any al fresco dining spot, this one is extra special. Just step inside to get a taste of what I’m talking about and to immerse yourself in a dreamlike atmosphere: blossoming trees and centuries-old olive trees and citrus trees hidden by the clamor of the city. The restaurant’s garden is everything one could wish for, it’s an oasis of peace to taste delicious flavors tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Unique al Palatino Garden Restaurant offers traditional Italian cuisine with a contemporary twist using innovative cooking techniques. Ingredients are fresh and the produce is exclusively Italian for an emotional experience around the Italian territory.
To embark on a culinary journey, order the delicate lemon scented tagliolini with shrimps and ginger, or the flavor-packed buffalo mozzarella ravioli with truffled vegetables and pecorino cheese.
Vegetarians, a wide selection of dishes awaits you. The must order? You can’t go wrong with the lentils medallion with aromatic herbs and Chia seeds with Catalan salad, black olives and a turmeric sour sweet sauce. Just remember to leave some space for desserts! From the ricotta cheese mousse with citrus, cherry morello and almond crispy to the dark chocolate lava cake with pear and rum sauce, you’re in for a special treat. The superb wine list and excellent service will also contribute to an incredible experience.
If you prefer to stay indoors, the restaurant also boasts a beautiful interior dining room with enchanting vaulted ceilings and a mix of wooden and red accents. The setting is the perfect combination between the past and present, refined elegance and antique charm.
And within a stone’s throw away from Circo Massimo and the Jewish Quarter, Unique al Palatino Garden Restaurant is the perfect place to stop by for a delicious lunch, a romantic candlelit evening immersed in a charming garden with your other half, or even a business encounter.