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IL Colosseo Italian Restaurant

Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 5094
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (31 reviews)
“veal” (5 reviews)
“pollo” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Got an Italian restaurant I was just contented. It came highly recommended by the locals. I Would call again. But not in a hurry

1  Thank Angela M
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Had been recommended this lovely place by a friend and what a delight, beautiful food, lovely staff we both really enjoyed it, luckily we had it booked very very busy.

Thank O2958QWmariec
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere, food, staff, decor. All absolutely amazing. Cannot wait to come back. Thank you for an excellent evening.

Thank Eamon M
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Ate here for the first time tonight and I would have to say that the food and the service was exceptional. The food tasted as good as it looked and service was prompt. Staff even catered to our request for candles in the dessert to...More

1  Thank Brenm1972
Reviewed 15 May 2018

My husband and I ate here last summer for the first time. So when we booked to return to Athlone we were in no doubt that we wanted to return. The evening I telephoned was fully booked , so we booked for the following evening....More

Thank Anna70990
Reviewed 23 April 2018

9 of us ate here for a work night and i must say the food service and value for what we got was excellent.....restaurant was busy but we didn't lack any attention or feel the staff were under any undue pressure....wine recommendation from waiter was...More

1  Thank lgattridge
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The food here was really good, enough choice on the menu for everyone (we were a party of 14). Service was great, we were a big group and didnt have too long to wait for anything. Bar downstairs is handy for if table isn't ready...More

Thank Grainne F
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I love Italian food and I can’t die for amazing plait of pasta, well not in this case the starter was nothing special and the pasta was just disgusting I can’t believe they really served that food. Anyway the floor staff was ok.

4  Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Went to this restaurant with my wife on Sunday. Place was very busy with lots of families. Service was good particularly with the restaurant full. The food was average but the price was certainly value. I had the risotto which is difficult to get good....More

2  Thank john c
Reviewed 20 March 2018

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

5  Thank JaSon7344
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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 Mikeybish |
They have a bar, I'm sitting here enjoying the vino rosso de la cassa, however they also allow bring your own wine (but not other alcohol)
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, 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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