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) #553 of 2,085 Restaurants in Dublin €€ - €€€ Italian, European, Pizza
12 Capel Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 872 6868
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (21 reviews)
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“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 15:30All hours
Italian, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
12 Capel Street, Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited here for dinner with teenagers. Really tasty food, well priced and very good service. Not the most attractive building from the outside but lovely atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank Geraldine M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice Italian restaurant in the heart of Dublin with a huge menu and sweet desserts! Very Expensive restaurant, dont serve Guinness( or any 🇮🇪 beer at all!) and the "well-steaked" beef was still quite raw...

Thank JCH1999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's hard to overstate the quality of the food here. Whatever you choose, you can be sure that its freshly prepared from the very best of the ingredients. The house wine is excellent, and service is always fast and cheerful.

Thank alanlush2007
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is my favourite restaurant ever. Maybe because of its cycling decorations. The pizza is very nice and tastes fresh. Romano the owner is also very freindly. The menus are cool as well

1  Thank andrewryandub
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Very good value restaurant. Its not a glamorous restaurant and the food is basic Italian. But if you get the early bird for just under 15 euro per person. Starter, main, dessert and a coffee with a biscuit! The staff are friendly. If looking for...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Located on Capel street, just off the Quays, you'll find Romano's restaurant, where the people who know Italian food come to eat. Lunch time menu for 10 euro is easily the best value for money in the city considering the quality of the food and...More

3  Thank Romano C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We walked along Capel Street after exploring some of the bars outside the expensive Temple Bar area and chanced upon this restaurant. We decided to eat there and a great choice it was. The food was excellent and reasonably priced. The owner could not be...More

1  Thank Colin H
Reviewed 21 April 2017

For just under 10€ you can get a really decent lunch: started, main course and coffee or tea. I got the melon prosciutto starter, which was really, really good. The melon was really sweet and perfect. Then I got the tagliatelle with alfredo sauce and...More

2  Thank Daniela T
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I went there with a family group of 15. Aged from 15 to 72. Everyone was very happy and it was very reasonable. We weren't early enough for the early bird which finished at 7:30.

1  Thank IrishMickeyBeag
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Husband and I went here and had pizza and spaghetti with meatballs. I had a glass of red and he had a peroni beer and the bill came to 37 euros. The staff were not Italian and not particularly friendly. The restaurant was quiet at...More

Thank cyclecrazy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 15:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Capel Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 872 6868
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