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Romeo By The Sea

The Boat House 10 The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU, Wales
+44 29 2070 3428
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta dishes” (13 reviews)
“whitebait” (16 reviews)
“penne pollo” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Boat House 10 The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU, Wales
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We have been before for an evening meal and were set on going for the lunchtime menu on a Saturday so despite the rain we went down and had a fantastic lunch. We started with bruschetta and brie respectively, followed by lasagna and pasta with...More

Thank Mike V
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Great sea front location although inside is quite dark. A wide menu selection that is reasonably priced. Just what you would expect from an independent Italian restaurant.

1  Thank Justine R
Reviewed 20 August 2016

A good lunch the restaurant was trying out new menu items , the house wine was good as well. Fantastic view across the Bristol Channel. But misty so the islands of Flat Holme etc. Not that clear the waitress was helpful in recommending dishes etc.

Thank FrancophileScouser
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great little find Tasty busy and good value restaurant, dinner menu is particularly good value and the clams starter is very tasty. Hardworking staff who keep everything ticking over nicely. Recommended

Thank sppots
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We visited here on the recommendation of locals and really enjoyed our meal. The food and atmosphere was classically Italian, the food was very tasty and to a high quality.

Thank Charlotte J
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were in Penarth on a Sunday and wanted a lunch that wasn't the typical 'Sunday Cooked' of meat and two veg. Came across Romeo's and secured a table outside on a sunny day. We went for the 2 course lunch at £9.95pp. Not just...More

1  Thank OutOfTheValley
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Rather jaded décor, lovely Italian waiter, food average- frozen pizza with a heavy bottom; no atmosphere, but conveniently positioned next door to our hotel. Tables with a seaview would be best.

Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This was one of my best off the cuff decisions on where to eat while walking past. The food was excellent and truly full of flavour, I had the "Spigola all'acqua pazza"(Whole fillet of Sea Bass with cherry tomatoes and garlic) it was Superb! I...More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The weather was truly miserable with that constant drizzly rain but a lunchtime visit to Romeos by the Sea brightens up the dullest of days!!! We've been many times before but this little gem is a firm favourite with our family. The food is always...More

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Just happened upon this place on a visit to Penarth. Food was excellent. Two course lunch for under £10, amazing! Staff friendly and attentive.

Thank LadyTri2016
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29 June 2016|
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Response from adventuroushare | Reviewed this property |
probably best to ring them, see message above.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Boat House 10 The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU, Wales (Formerly Mediterraneo)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Penarth
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2070 3428
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