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IL Colosseo Italian Restaurant

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Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 5094
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (31 reviews)
“veal” (5 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 226 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We had a short stay in Athlone after Christmas and decided to try Il Colosseo for dinner. We weren’t aware that we should have booked in advance as they were very busy when we arrived. They were so friendly and very accommodating, they told us...More

Thank thegoose2015
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Been to this Italian a good few times. Came with my boyfriend one evening. After booking a table for two we were seated right beside the door where people were coming in every few seconds. I was frozen! We were served by a blonde woman...More

2  Thank Gemma D
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Very relaxed Dining area, with down to earth staff, Had a pizza because why not, it is Italian at the end of the day, Pizza ingredients were fresh and colorful, Cheeses on the pizza were to die for, Great music in the background as well...More

Thank Liam D
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I love this place - the staff are so lovely and nothing is too much trouble. The food is delicious and they have a very extensive menu. They even have my favourite rose wine in so happy days. This place comes highly recommended and I'll...More

Thank CelticEscapeRooms17
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Having visited this restaurant before and thoroughly enjoying the food I was very disappointed with my current visit. We were driving from Dublin to Galway and pulled in off the motorway especially to go to this Italian as it had been fantastic the previous time...More

6  Thank sarah a
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Very busy restaurant even (Bank holiday Monday ) Food excellent as always .Calamri beautiful starter .Pasta yum yum. Panna cotta delicious. Great espresso too.Staff very very busy .Great company .Will be back .Very reasonably price.

Thank burkieWestmeath
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

A very good choice of Italian food on the menu. I’m always critical of the pasta and the pasta here is excellent and served in very generous portions! A good Italian restaurant.

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Il Collosseo with a party of 8, all having sampled the wonderful service and food before and we weren't disappointed. The prawns to start were superb, the veal for main incredible, not forgetting the Italian potatoes. My Dad had the red snapper, my wife...More

Thank cedjags
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I tried Il Colosseo while staying at the nearby Radisson Blu. It was Saturday night so it was busy with a hen night and other large groups, but I managed to get a table without booking. Both the food and service were excellent. I had...More

Thank Neale A
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Visited here on Friday 22nd after my wife had booked based on some good reviews from friends and I am very glad we listened, I honestly cannot fault either the quality of service or the food itself. Having been fortunate enough to visit Italy a...More

Thank James Q
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Niamh S
10 August 2017|
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Response from ghostchild2 | Reviewed this property |
No you have to go up a set of stairs to get to it. I don't ever remember seeing a lift.
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holiday20190795
25 May 2016|
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Response from RoscommonTony | Reviewed this property |
No they serve wine and beer delicious!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 647 5094
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