Romans flock to Pierluigi for the city's freshest seafood — all of the fish here is Italian (with the exception of the oysters and lobsters). Get a table outside on the Piazza de’ Ricci and order the octopus carpaccio. It's the most thinly sliced, perfectly prepped octopus you'll ever have. The outstanding people-watching only adds to the experience, not to mention the 600 vinos you can conjure from the restaurant's wine cellar. Reservations recommended.
By Julia Cosgrove, AFAR Staff
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Piazza de' Ricci, 144, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
+39 06 686 8717
Sun - Sat 12pm - 3pm, 7pm - 11:30pm