Ristorante Romano

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1 euro 'Best Budget' denotes moderately priced establishment (max. less than €50pps for accommodation or €35 for 3-course meal without drinks)
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Ristorante Romano
12 Capel Street, Dublin 1 Dublin City
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Tel: +353 1 872 6868

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An old-fashioned Italian with simple décor, honest cooking, huge portions and old school service
  • Italian
  • Budget Meals (€21-35/£14-23 pp 3-courses, not inc. dr
  • Buzzy Atmosphere
  • Informal
  • Old World / Traditional

Ristorante Romano

Long before there was so much as a hint that fashionable restaurants might open in this area, Romano's was widely recognised as one the best value Italian restaurants in town, especially at lunch.


Friendly and generous-spirited, this Dublin restaurant is a simple cafe-style restaurant (in the old-fashioned sense) and gives great home cooking with a little extra oomph - and good value wines too.


Expect lovely big home prepared pastas, generous side salads with DIY dressing, good steaks, homemade desserts and moreish espressos.


Great value, great little place - we need more like this.

Open 7 days. Wines from about €20 abbreviations
Last Updated: 06-07-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

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