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La Bussola

Lungomare Amerigo Vespucci 72, 00122 Lido di Ostia, Italy
+39 06 5647 0867
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Lungomare Amerigo Vespucci 72, 00122 Lido di Ostia, Italy
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

A short ride from Roma to La Bussola in Ostia. We were hungry and ready for late afternoon lunch. Owner Dario greeted us with a smile brighter than the sun. He recommended fresh and tasty options. Everything we ordered was indeed delicious! Even the platters...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Maxx882
Reviewed 13 June 2018

A friend of a friend recommended La Bussola. Our experience was very good. The Crudo Grande (large plate of raw fish, prawns and oysters) was very enjoyable to share between four people. The mixed fried plate, likewise, very good. Nice service, good location, you can...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Cameron S
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Best seafood I have ever had. This place is a must eat at. Make sure you save room for the tiramisu!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We went in this restaurant after a 2-days meeting for dinner (15 pax). We eat fish crudités starters and after a roast sea bass. Really delicious. Also the white wine was very good. Good choice for a dinner

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank tom_bbt84
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Have been here so many times and the food has always been amazing. Fish is always fresh. Can get very busy, unfortunately service can be very slow.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank LilyRose09
Reviewed 22 October 2017

For those of you who speak Italian, this is one of the places in Rome where the restaurant owner will be loud, noisy and swearing at this employees. it's similar to some other places in Rome with the difference that you are not being "sworn...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank DerGauda
Reviewed 24 September 2017

La Bussola, Via Attilio Profumo, Ostia Antica, Rome La Bussola has been our favourite local restaurant in Ostia Antica for many years now – service, quality foods and friendliness have always been key features. We’ve enjoyed eating here - as we did this time round...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We went there after a long day on the beach and I was starving. We ordered the antipasto la bussola which in theory is for 2 people but it was more then enough for 4!!! As main I had grilled calamari and even though I...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Roxana R
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I had pasta Vingole - it was great. Good service. The restaurant is inside a lido. Nice ambience. Very clean. Enjoy your meal.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank 619alwins
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

I had the best seafood , great place just by the sea great view . The service is provided by the best of the best

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Ciocioi M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Amerigo Vespucci 72, 00122 Lido di Ostia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Lido di Ostia
  • Phone Number: +39 06 5647 0867
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