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Antica Roma

12-14 North Street, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1AB, England
+44 1702 544868
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“veal” (7 reviews)
“mussels” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
12-14 North Street, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1AB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a night out spending out gift vouchers on a lovely meal. We had a very enjoyable evening good company as the staff were very friendly and the food was good.

Thank _frierma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bank Holiday Monday a late booking brought us to my favorite Italian restaurant as always we were met with a smile. My friend is a vegetarian and was very surprised at the amount of meals she could choose from, the food was excellent and so...More

Thank selwilson1943
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended last Monday night as a family get together - 3 generations of us. Friendly welcome, and attentive staff. All agreed the food was excellent and the choice of dishes suited everybody. A couple of us had been here before and enjoyed the experience, and...More

Thank Derek T
Reviewed 16 August 2017

being a vegetarian in search of good restaurant I visited Antica Roma. Nice restaurant with real Italian taste. Good staff.

Thank Anil1968
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Love coming here, decor could do with a bit of updating, but it was the Old Ship Pub, converted into a traditional italian restaurant. The food is great, the service is great and the location is central in Rochford and its traditional italian cooking. This...More

Thank miguelsenra1973
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Antica Roma. Probably translates as... Antique Italian. Because the menu is as old as Stonehenge. Wonderful presentation. But cheap wine. Sold at gold star price.

1  Thank Santa R
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We have frequented this restaurant a number of times, our latest visit was for my sons 11th Birthday. As usual the food was fantastic, the choice is varied, the quality is superb. The staff are always friendly without being intrusive. I have never been disappointed...More

1  Thank Johnnybubbles
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My husband & live locally and fancied an Italian meal. The restaurant itself was formerly a pub. Very clean & the staff were very friendly. Only one little gripe - that it seems quite dark. I think the red curtains were blocking some of the...More

1  Thank WomSusan
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I recently visited this restaurant, having been quite a few times in the past and cannot fault the food. I visited early evening for a family birthday and we had my 3 year old grandaughter with us. We found the staff unfriendly and quite hostile...More

2  Thank leighhall
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The restaurant opened especially on a Tuesday lunch time to accommodate 20 members of a local U3A lunch group.The service,cleanliness choice and food quality were excellent and as we had a deal for the amount of people in our group,the value for money was excellent.One...More

Thank 484lawrencej
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Linda w
20 October 2016|
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Response from Brian B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they have a set Sunday menu as we have always chosen from the main menu, which is excellent. We know they do takeaways, so they may well have a set menu. It's probably best to give them a call or look on their... More
21 July 2016|
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Response from kellyrochford | Reviewed this property |
The building was a pub, but it's not a pizza place it is a good restaurant that does sell some quality bottled beers as most good restaurants do. Not what you are looking for, I assume
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 North Street, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Rochford
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 544868
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