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Reviewed 13 June 2022

Amazing italian food , excellent service. We visit the restaurant with friends and we had such a lovely time and we definitely go back!! Totally recommended!!

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 25 May 2022 via mobile

Wonderful anniversary meal, specials were amazing (scallops and rack of lamb) main men was also full of favs, will defo be back, staff were great too and wasn’t rushed at all

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 22 April 2022

Most of the food was good except for the 'crispy duck salad' starter that was on the specials board. The charge for a few hard bits of what appeared to be skin was a liberty. The meat dishes were served with saute potatoes and vegetables....We asked to change the the saute for chips on one meal and was quite surprised when the bill came that we were charged for the portion of chips as an extra. We were only served one portion of saute so thought the extra charge was quite petty. Have to say that it was extremely noisy and the tables are very close together.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 28 March 2022

Had a beautiful Mothers Day lunch yesterday, food and service was superb as always. Laromantica is still the best restaurant around. Thanks as always Marco, Erin and all the team x

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 27 February 2022

Thought I’d treat myself to a nice Sunday lunch out and came to La Romantica after a recommendation. The food was unbelievable and the service was great, such lovely people, thanks for a fab Sunday afternoon!

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 21 February 2022 via mobile

My wife and I decided we could not be bothered to cook a Sunday roast and had heard good reports abou La Romantica and had been before but some time ago. We booked a table for 3.30 and had the set menu which includes a...roast upto 5.30pm We both ordered the insalata calprese and the roast. The starter was delicious and well presented and the roast was amazing. Plenty of meat and a good selection of veg. For an Italian restaurant it was exceptional. At 14.95 for 2 courses it is great value. The staff are so friendly and attentive and make you so welcome. I cannot recommend La Romantica enough. Well doneMore

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 13 February 2022 via mobile

Revisited restaurant after many years (not living in area) to find it still as delightful and thriving Late booking for a Sunday lunch which they found us a table for six Menu was delightful and food excellent Staff really good Only to find the present...owner (front of house) was the son of the man who started the restaurant and who I remember from my previous visits Will make sure I visit againMore

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 29 January 2022

Have enjoyed visiting this restaurant. Lovely staff and the food is really good in particular the Italian pasta dishes. Lovely ambiance and a dedicated team that work hard to deliver a good service, ensure you are happy, and that have enjoyed your meal.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 27 January 2022

I done my birthday here with a group of 12 it was absolutely amazing the staff was very friendly and quick when it came to serving food and drinks nothing was too much trouble for them . We had a fantastic night and would definitely...be returning . Food was amazing and a good size no one left hungrey would defo recommend to do your birthday meal here . Drinks was a reasonable price and so was the food . Staff was amazing very nice relaxing Resturant . 10/10 if you ask meMore

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 21 January 2022 via mobile

Certainly not its size or the weather! Nor that these three places have or may have had, restaurants with the same name. It is the three places around the world where I have eaten the best prepared veal-on-the-bone from all of the restaurants (reviewed or...not) where I have been able to order it. We were 6 people for dinner. The other meals ranged from pizza, to pasta, through pollo and accompanied by sauteed potatoes and beautifully crunchy seasonal vegetables. Mains preceded by starters including arancini, bruschetta and insalata. A proper spread to evaluate the menu. Let’s be fair – whilst two of us had the spectacular veal-on-the-bone the other meals were also outstanding. A real authentic Italian treat. The team that look after the front-of-house deserves a special mention. They work in harmony and bring a real vibrance and energy to the dining room. They are simply on it and compare with the best we have experienced. Grazie La Romantica Raleigh, GrazieMore

Date of visit: December 2021
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princessdacil1
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Response from Ricky19662014 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the set menu is Sunday to thursday
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Response from s0uthy61 | Reviewed this property |
We have never been for this event but the staff are very friendly just give them a call.
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Response from Greenanimal | Reviewed this property |
im sure there was a list of wines on the menu but i did see lots of different wines behind the bar. lovely food
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La Romantica is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4