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Ciao Roma

64 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1LS, Scotland
+44 131 557 3777
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“ice cream” (92 reviews)
“pasta” (59 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1LS, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went two nights in a row-it was that good. The chicken with mushroom cream sauce and a veal in tomato sauce with fresh mozzarella were outstanding. We had gelato both nights for dessert.

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I visit Edinburgh, if I have time, I visit Ciao Roma. His year I went with 3 of my family and each of us thoroughly enjoyed our meals. We had a mix of pizza and pasta then desserts of Nutella crepe and waffle together...More

Thank Didley46
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't fault it. Our waiter was amazing as were his recommendations. Excellent meal with generous portion sizes. Service was fast and efficient. We visited for dinner and would definitely go back. 10/10 😀

Thank Kilimanjarogirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really can't recommend this restaurant highly enough. Went in for a meal mid afternoon Saturday. Service was wonderful. All staff actually Italian with waiter very pleasant, attentive and amusing. Food was superb. I cannot think when I've had a better meal. All for under...More

Thank Struan101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great restaurant - fantastic Italian food with a great variety, good wine, and best of all, fun service. We had a ball as well as a great dinner. And the owner, whose potrait is amongst the many lining the restaurant walls, really made...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this resturant with my wife and 2 great friends on Saturday night I wanted garlic mushrooms for starters but were not on the menu,and guess what, Not a problem to the waiter or chef ,he made it anyway and was amazing,we all had a...More

Thank maximusa1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went back after 3 years, during the festival, and was somewhat disappointed. Whilst the service was really speedy, of the two dishes we had only the risotto was good. The lasagne seemed like the last cut off a previous day's large bake, with a tasteless...More

Thank mosolygo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have already tried a couple of Italian restaurants in Scotland, but this was probably the best! Upon arrival, the restaurant was really well decorated and bigger than I expected! We were sat up the stairs, in the oldest part of the restaurant. We got...More

Thank Emanuelabille
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in with my family of 3 for an early evening main course between fringe shows. My family each chose Margherita pizzas. They looked pretty bare but no complaints. But mine was a plate of Cannelloni. I would like to say it was a dream...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to eat at Ciao Roma last night and the food was fine and well-priced. However, the service as appalling. After we were seated a waiter came to take our drinks order. One of us ordered a drink and then someone in our party...More

Thank SoozK
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1LS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 557 3777
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