While Rome doesn’t lack traditional family-run trattorie where heaping plates of carbonara and saltimbocca are the norm, it also offers its fair share of likably weird “space oddities” with a more oddball approach to cuisine and setting.
Ever dined among ancient ruins? Or sipped tea with a purring kitten in your lap?
Continue reading for my shortlist of five most out-of-the-ordinary dining experiences in the Eternal City, Eccentric Mouthfuls as appeared on The American Magazine in Italia.
Eleonora Baldwin is a TV host, journalist, and culinary connoisseur based in Rome, Italy. Her writing appears in several food and travel publications. Her show “ABCheese” is broadcast on Italian food network Gambero Rosso. She loves guiding culturally curious, food-passionate travellers seeking experiences in Italy beyond the guidebook.