One might expect the ambience at Rome's La Pergola to be hushed and stuffy, considering the restaurant's almost legendary reputation as one of the best in Italy. On the contrary, La Pergola remains incredibly relaxed and congenial despite the seriously formal dining room, the breathtaking panoramic view of Rome, and the energetic army of servers swirling around the dozen or so tables.
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