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IL Colosseo Italian Restaurant

Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 5094
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (30 reviews)
“veal” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

All in all not a too bad experience. The service was good and the food as well but I was very disappointed that for a plate of pastas at 16EUR I noticed a huge difference between my serving and my colleague`s. Basically that is the...More

Thank JaSon7344
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I ate here a few weeks ago with my family and the food was absolutly brilliant. Service was friendly and attentive. The waiters were great craic through out the evening. Food was excellent very tasty and flavourfull. Highly recomend to everyone

Thank Cormac C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing Italian, a real find, staff were super friendly and nothing was a problem. The food was mouthwatering. Will definately make another journey just to eat here.

Thank kilnaclan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love love love this place...friendly staff, lovely wine, and amazing food!! I always order the duck for mains as it's the nicest I've ever had...staff are extremely friendly and always look after us so well..highly recommend!!

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a one night stop over, this restaurant was recommended and lived up to its recommendation. The staff were friendly the service excellent and the food very authentic and delicious. I would recommend it to friends .

Thank Eithne W
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
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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.
26 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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
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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