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Piccola Italia

55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 315 844
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“salami” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been going to this restaurant for years and the food never fails to impress. Recently we went there and again we were very happy with the meal. However the manager/owner? was particularly rude to a clearly new member of staff. Throughout our meal we...More

1  Thank Denise R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a touring holiday in Ireland and found this delightful small restaurant in the city. Downstairs in a Georgian villa and with a doorbell entry. Well cooked traditional Italian cuccina, suitably shorter menu, reasonably priced wines and good service from folks that know the kitchen....More

Thank 98ChrisD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

tasty food and not a bad price. small place but we visited a thursday night so not to busy. wine was good too

Thank Belinda E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is one of a kind. The food was amazing, the staff member on duty was so friendly and attentive. The service was incredibly quick. I had the salmon pasta dish which was just divine. I would do nothing but recommend anyone to go...More

Thank Lily M
Reviewed 16 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 11 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 8 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 32 - USD 160
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, 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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