Pizza from Ruver Teglia Frazionata in Rome, Italy

A local’s guide to the best street food in Rome for budget travelers (and where to eat it)

If you’re visiting Rome on a budget and are worried about being able to eat well, fear not. The Eternal City is packed with excellent street food to keep you fueled as you stroll from monument to museum, and it won’t put too big a dent in your budget. With…

Cremoso di ciocciolato with citrus and extra virgin olive oil at Mazzo in Rome, Italy

Mazzo in Rome

Rome’s newly reopened Mazzo In January of 2019, one of Rome’s hottest restaurants, Mazzo, closed its doors. I was living in Bologna at the time, and I remember reading about its success and subsequent closure, wishing that I had been able to see what all the fuss was about. In…

Tom Yum soup at Pad Thai Kung in Rome, Italy

Pad Thai Kung in Rome

Hello! I’m back, with a love letter to yet another restaurant in the Mercato Irnerio. This time, I’m talking about Pad Thai Kung, which I think may just be Rome’s best Thai restaurant. Read on for all the details! Pad Thai Kung – Thai Street Food in Rome As you…