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Piccola Italia

55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 315 844
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“lemon tart” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Thank Fatboyinitaly
Reviewed 20 December 2017

A laid back and friendly welcome from the young host. The risotto is the best ive tasted and a must for Vegetarians. Quiet on the night I was there and a little cold as well.

Thank likestotravel529
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I had some lunch here recently and it was superb. The service was excellent and I was brought magazines to read when the waiter knew I was dining alone, such a lovely touch. The food was so tasty and the price reasonable, I will definitely...More

Thank LauraTipp
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Advised to visit the Piccolo Italia by a local restaurant owner who also eats there. We received a warm welcome and the menu choice was good at a competitive price. The restaurant is cosy and intimate with a good atmosphere. The food was very good...More

Thank David H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$160
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, 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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