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PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$21
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 12 April 2021

First time in a long time that I have had a take away from Merola's. Always very good standard of meals. The only "problem" being the portions were just too much. Recommended.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 31 October 2020

I’ve not been to merolas for years so decided to give it a go as it was good on my last visit well nothing has changed the food was first class so was the service atmosphere was good too even though we’re going through COVID...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 23 August 2020

If you haven’t eaten here yet you are missing out! Fantastic food every time, great value for money and great portion sizes. The food is great - authentic Italian food with calzones as big as your head!! Efficient service always, we will see you again...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 18 August 2020

I love this place, been grabbing takeaway here for years, pizzas are amazing cooked right in front of you in pizza oven, tiramisu is the best I’ve ever eaten in my life. Very small inside perfect for a romantic night.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 9 August 2020

I have frequently visited this restaurant for around fifteen years. It's an old school Italian restaurant with a traditional atmosphere. The portions are always huge, the food never fails to deliver and price is very reasonable. The staff are personable, long serving and Merolas remains...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 25 June 2020

Amazing restaurant can't fault it been going there since it opened, even been able to get fab takeaway during this lock down can't wait till its open properly to go and have a sit down meal

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 6 June 2020

I moved to Cardiff 2 years ago and before that I was a complete and utter Dominoes fan.....I would not go anywhere else for Pizza. When I relocated my partner convinced me to try them.....Hands down the best pizza I have ever eaten and the...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 30 May 2020

AVOID!!! Where do I begin??!!!..... ordered take out...got thinly Sliced tomatoes on a slab of soggy tiger bread (uneatable) garlic prawns came in a watery thin sauce with no garlic!!! (Awful) paid £4.95 for 4 slices of warm greasy salami with 6 black olives thrown...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 27 February 2020

Wow. I cannot recommend this restaurant enough. Amazing service. Tasty food. Great atmosphere. The lady seving us learnt my 7 year old sons name as soon as we arrived and addressed him by name for the entire evening. It is little personal things like this...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

My grandsons favourite restaurant. Went to celebrate his birthday. Can understand why he loves it so much!Very friendly. Nothing too much trouble. Great atmosphere. Fab food. First time for me but certainly not the last. Thank you Merolas for such an enjoyable night!

Date of visit: January 2020
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155patd
30 May 2018|
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Response from Gaynor91 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, Spiro is the owner, Had the Corfu by night before that
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frankie17_11
16 December 2014|
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Response from 703kathj |
10 to 15 mins walk from town but they only open for special occasions in the afternoon ie mothers day and you need to book.stunning food we have been going for years.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Merola's

Yes, Merola's offers takeaway services.

Yes, Merola's offers delivery services.

Merola's is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5