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Piccola Italia

55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 315 844
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“salami” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 15 June 2017

We decided to visit this restaurant for old times sake and it was exactly the same !tables are in timber stalls mostly and are small and overall decor badly needs attention at this stage .Set menu is good value. a la carte expensive and not...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I dropped in without a booking, got a table with a bit of fuss. Ordered on waitress recommendation a pasta (italian sausage and penne pasta). Portion was small, the sausage didn't taste great. The meal was 14 euro - poor value. Glass of wine 5.50euro....More

Thank Patrick O
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We went there last night for our 10th wedding anniversary, I had only booked the day before and I was glad I did, as the restaurant seemed full. We were greeted at the door by a friendly waiter, who checked our booking and promptly showed...More

Thank Mairead70
Reviewed 17 May 2017

was advised by an Italian colleague of mine to try this restaurant - apparently as close to Italian food as you can get so I did - WOW - food was excellent - good quality -good big portions - couldn't fit in dessert!! atmosphere was...More

Thank shirley m
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I love Italian food as do my family. On the last night of ou holiday we got a local recommendation for this restaurant which proved to be a disaster. Our request for pizzas for our young sons was well received by our waitress until she...More

Thank RoMinion1968
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Having arrived at 6.45 pm to an empty restaurant, we were more than a little surprised to be rudely greeted at the door with the question, " Do you have a reservation?". We were eventually let in , and shown to a dreadful small table...More

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I haven't been there in a great number of years, and visited again recently to find that the Restaurant is still the same. Look past the decor, (let's call it quaint) because the food is excellent and such great value. Good service. Place was full...More

1  Thank Totso
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Had a quick lunch here today and it was very tasty .. this seems to be a hot spot as come lunch time it filled up very quickly.. most seemed to be pretty regular customers as the staff were familiar. Would certainly recommend.

Thank perfetion
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Visited here on St Patrick's day. Despite being a little early, we were let in as it was raining. Our order was quickly taken with half portions available for both our children. Food was freshly prepared and extremely tasty. Excellent value too. Happy to recommend...More

Thank Wivony
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I had not been to Piccola Italia in many years and this was my first time back since then. I was really delighted with the visit. It's certainly not fancy like the newer Italian restaurants that have sprung up but it has old school charm...More

1  Thank Siomag
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$160
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 61 315 844
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