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La Piccola Italia

55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 315 844
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“pasta” (15 reviews)
“lemon tart” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This food was terrible. We had stuffed mushrooms and could only taste salt, lasagne and steak. All of which were poor and over cooked. There's way too much salt in all the dishes, it's all you can taste! Service sulky and less than professional as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank berle123
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hadn’t got a booking but was accommodated even though it was busy, excellent food and services . This is a small venue so would recommend booking in advance

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tomsheedy1954
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Dined on Saturday night with my boyfriend and 7 members of his family to celebrate his mums 60th Birthday, great 3 course set menu available for €25, staff were very attentive- really loved the lasagne.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank francineo246
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Visited for dinner around 8:30 pm on a Tuesday without a reservation. The place was packed and bustling with conversation and laughter. The initial waiter who asked us if we had a reservation wasn’t sure how he could accommodate us. Just then the owner stepped...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank MSGBrea
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Just found this by accident when trying to choose where to eat. Busy when I got there but the owner got us a table and it was a bit on the late side. To say I was pleasantly surprised was an understatement. It was one...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Eugene H
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The Piccola Italiano has been operating as a family run Italian restaurant at the top of O'Connell Street, Limerick for more than forty years in my experience! They must be doing something right and dinner last evening for my wife and I confirmed it. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nickgstrong
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Went for an evening meal to the Piccola last month. I haven't been there in a while but it was well worth the wait. The food was excellent, I had lasagne, my sister in law had a gluten free dish and my brother had the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank bodon03
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Food is second to none,, highly recommend this cosy authentic restaurant . Service is super friendly and the atmosphere relaxed and casual. The pic speaks for itself! Limoncello to top it off! Unreal

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank eimearhayes19
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I had been to Piccola Italia many times during the 1980's with my mother and step-father and always loved it . I left Limerick in '84 for Uni. in Dublin and was only home at weekends . After qualifying in 1989 I moved to the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank Vincent R
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Great tasting cuisine here. Had the risotto with prawn risotto. came in a light red sauce, great flavour, prawns were fresh and firm and pop in your mouth. Service was great. Everything came on time and wasn’t rushed. Folks visited table several times to make...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Fatboyinitaly
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$160
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 61 315 844
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