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Piccola Italia

) #60 of 231 Restaurants in Limerick €€ - €€€ Italian, European, Pizza
55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 315 844
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

was advised by an Italian colleague of mine to try this restaurant - apparently as close to Italian food as you can get so I did - WOW - food was excellent - good quality -good big portions - couldn't fit in dessert!! atmosphere was...More

Thank shirley m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Italian food as do my family. On the last night of ou holiday we got a local recommendation for this restaurant which proved to be a disaster. Our request for pizzas for our young sons was well received by our waitress until she...More

Thank RoMinion1968
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Having arrived at 6.45 pm to an empty restaurant, we were more than a little surprised to be rudely greeted at the door with the question, " Do you have a reservation?". We were eventually let in , and shown to a dreadful small table...More

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I haven't been there in a great number of years, and visited again recently to find that the Restaurant is still the same. Look past the decor, (let's call it quaint) because the food is excellent and such great value. Good service. Place was full...More

1  Thank Totso
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Had a quick lunch here today and it was very tasty .. this seems to be a hot spot as come lunch time it filled up very quickly.. most seemed to be pretty regular customers as the staff were familiar. Would certainly recommend.

Thank perfetion
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Visited here on St Patrick's day. Despite being a little early, we were let in as it was raining. Our order was quickly taken with half portions available for both our children. Food was freshly prepared and extremely tasty. Excellent value too. Happy to recommend...More

Thank Wivony
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I had not been to Piccola Italia in many years and this was my first time back since then. I was really delighted with the visit. It's certainly not fancy like the newer Italian restaurants that have sprung up but it has old school charm...More

1  Thank Siomag
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This restaurant has been open in Limerick since the 1980s and the standard of food, and value for money, is as good as you will find. It is a family operated restaurant and, being Italian, the Pasta is excellent. However, the steaks and fish are...More

1  Thank michaelmarye2016
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Super food great wine probably the best veal steak ever with a new wine list that has some spectacular wines try the south africa white klein salze

Thank Liam K
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This is my second time in La Piccola in the past few months. I thought that we had a wonderful experience the last time but tonight even surpassed that. Two of us had Sole for main course and it was just incredible. The third person...More

1  Thank Luigiodh
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Restaurant Details

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