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Romano's Italian Bistro

42 Island Ford Rd, McGaheysville, VA 22840-2350
+1 540-289-5770
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (23 reviews)
“garlic bread” (13 reviews)
“clams” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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42 Island Ford Rd, McGaheysville, VA 22840-2350
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Another great Italian dinner tonight. When our family visits Massasuntten Resort, we must have one meal there. Great sause and pasta. They have updated the entire and decor very nicely. Gives you the impression you're eating dinner a 4 Star eatery. Service staff very attentive...More

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called Romano for take out food when staying at Massanutten Resort. The restaurant is easy to get to from the Resort and they do have the delivery option. We had a coupon for $5 off $30 from a local area newspaper. My husband ordered...More

Thank beach313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their side salad is simple iceberg, kalamata olives,shredded carrots, cucumbers, cherry tomato and onion but all fresh as can be and served in a huge soup bowl. A variety of dressings. A truly great side salad. Then came the sausage and peppers. Huge bowl again...More

Thank Ec328888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try Romano's for our last dinner on vacation. It was a wonderful choice! As others have mentioned, portions are generous (that includes the glasses of wine, too!) Their gluten free pasta was very light, and the white clam sauce was fantastic! Very...More

Thank CindyJV
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly traditional Italian restaurant located close to Massanutten Resort. Family friendly with good service and prices. Large menu and wine list. The veal Marsala and eggplant Parmesan were very good-tasted homemade. Sauces were also very good. Would certainly recommend to anyone who loves good Italian...More

Thank odonnellsml
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This was a great place to eat. They had a lot of variety and served and abundance of food. Very clearn.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The perfevt place to have a perfect dinner. I visited this wonderful place and i was delighted both for the food and for the good service.. If you're looking for quality italian food,Bistro Romano's is the perfect place in Barnsley ⛥⛤⛦⛥⛥

Thank Kristika M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We just had lunch but will stop in next time we are up at Massanutten. Better food & cheaper than the resort.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The food is really yummy and the waitstaff are knowlegable and friendly. The portions were great-- our hungry group even had leftovers!! Later in the week we decided it was good enough to go back to! A group member is gluten free and there was...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. Great food, reasonably priced and generous portions. Great kids menu. Calamari, tiramisu, eggplant parm, shrimp alfredo were all very good.

Thank Leslie M
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Questions & Answers
17 January 2016|
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Response from romano513 | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry, unfortunately we do not have a private room but we do offer catering services.
19 September 2015|
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Response from LittleRussie | Reviewed this property |
Yes - there is also a cool little 6 pack shop near there where you can buy local craft brew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Island Ford Rd, McGaheysville, VA 22840-2350
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  McGaheysville
  • Phone Number: +1 540-289-5770
  • E-mail
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