Rome Archives - Food Lover's Odyssey

Classic Italy Dream Vacation

On the heels of the huge success and glowing testimonials for the Food Lover’s Vacation in Puglia, for 2015 I’m offering more food-focused vacations to […]

Eating Italy: Food in Rome

Today we are eating our way through Rome! The Eating Italy series goes to Rome with Tavole Romane.  The couple who make up Tavole Romane […]

Dining at Flavio Velavevodetto in Rome

Dining in Rome: Flavio al Velavevodetto with Tavole Romane

What could be better than having classic Roman cuisine in Rome? Well, add to that being at Osteria Flavio al Velavevodetto, currently one of the […]


Christmas Around Italy: 10 Addresses for Christmas Sweets in Rome

Christmas lights on Via del Corso in Rome   This week and next, some friends from Italy are “stopping by” on Food Lover’s Odyssey.  They’ll […]


Da Danilo – Delicious Dining in Rome

  Cucina Romana is one of my favorite regional cuisines of Italy.  When I’m in Rome, I look for no other type of food, well […]

Eating Italy Food Tour in Rome

Taste of Testaccio – Food Tour with Eating Italy in Rome

During my recent trip to Rome, Kenny from Eating Italy Food Tours in Rome invited me to join him on his food tour of the […]


Saturday Scene: Rome at Night

  Rome, a walking city? Yes, it is usually included in any list of top walking cities around the world. Ok, so you might need […]


Pizza al Taglio at Pizzarium in Rome

  When I’m in Rome, my pizza of choice is pizza al taglio.  Called pizza by the slice when translated, but that doesn’t mean it’s a triangular […]


Villa d’Este in Photos – A Day Trip from Rome

Although the eccentricities of the immensely rich completely baffle me most of the time, I have to admit that their crazy creations leave me in awe, as much for […]


Best Places to Kiss in Italy

  As Valentine’s Day approaches, my mind is on romance.  I’ve been working on a romantic Valentine’s dinner menu. One where each course includes chocolate.  Try […]


Potato Gnocchi for Gnocchi Giovedi

When I see gnocchi fatta in casa (home made) on a menu in Italy, it’s almost certain that I’m going to order it. Although they […]


The Dish from Rome: Braised Oxtail – Coda alla Vaccinara

  Much of the food of Rome is based on cucina povera.  Offal, the quinto quarto, is a huge part of this cuisine.  The quinto, […]