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IL Colosseo Italian Restaurant

Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 5094
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“fettuccine” (3 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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31 - 40 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 7 February 2017

We visited this restaurant last night 6th February it was absolutely buzzing for a Monday Night but we were still accommodated without any wait. Very efficient and friendly staff. Food very good and great value. Full bar also which is good if you are not...More

Thank Sheebacostello
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We have been here several times and this restaurant deserves a great review one of our favourite places well done

Thank holly51
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The place I eat when near athlone , good all round , nice staff good Italian food and within walking distance of bridge area

Thank michaelbookmaker
Reviewed 24 January 2017

My Fiance and I decided at the last minute to go out for dinner. It was our first time in Il Colosseo and were recommended by a friend to try it. We had no reservation and even though they were very busy, they managed to...More

Thank Eoghan K
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have eaten here several times. Every time we have had delicious meals and the staff are super friendly and efficient. Def one of my favourite places to head to in Athlone.

Thank sallylou80
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this restaurant, great pizza and really good choice on menu. Will definitely return, very attentive staff

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

The carbonara had a bit too much black pepper and the duck was really dry but apart from that the other food at our table was good.

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The food in this restaurant is lovely. There is a good choice of starters and the portion sizes are very generous. There is an extensive variety of main dishes from all Italian food. There is also some old classics that will suit everyone. The mains...More

Thank mightyhorns
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely food good value for money. Only issue is menu lay out. Does not give any info on dishes suitable for celiac. . Told waiter from the start I was celiac ..he said they can make pizza or pasta for me. So I played it...More

1  Thank Maureen R
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Have visited this restaurant both with a large group for a Xmas Party and also in a small family group. This food is really good and the staff make it a very enjoyable experience. It is the best Italian food in Athlone. This is one...More

Thank sileoflaherty
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Questions & Answers
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, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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