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Steps of Rome

1 Bird Avenue | Milltown, Dublin Dublin 14, Ireland
+353 1 567 2022
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (76 reviews)
“bruschetta” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Bird Avenue | Milltown, Dublin Dublin 14, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 211 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was really looking forward to going to this restaurant as I was looking forward to a nice Italian meal after the Christmas however I was immediately disappointed when I discovered there was no gnocchi on the menu !!! I consider this an Italian staple....More

Thank Amodoyle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a treat to find somewhere in Dublin that can serve you two course lunch including a glass of wine for under €14. Didn’t know about this place before today and what a lovely surprise, I will be back again. Feeling full after the Christmas...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been looking to try Steps of Rome since it opened. We love Italian food and were excited to have dinner after a long drive back to Dublin from Belfast. We ordered the lasagne which to be honest was a little...More

Thank AVFitness1
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Dear Reviewer, We are disappointed to read about your dining experience with us. Unfortunately it is clear we have some customer service issues to correct and it is also clear that the two pieces of bread with garlic was overpriced and not what you expected....More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I was upset when Steps of Rome closed down in Dublin City as I always went there for lunch after shopping. I was delighted to see it has reopened in the suburbs on Bird Avenue. A group of us went to lunch and it was...More

1  Thank Miriam L
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Miriam, Thank you so much for your review. Hope we can make some changes in January to the lunch menu and take some of your points in consideration! Grazie!

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Wasn’t expecting to find such a great spot in Windy Arbour, in the middle of nowhere (no ofense to those who live here) Positive - Very good food - Nice attentive staff - Decoration/ambiance - Quietness (at least on Mon night!) Less positive - Not...More

Thank luismelo78
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Dear Reviewer, Thank you very much for time taken to write about your experience. We are glad you enjoyed it and hope we will see you again soon. Grazie, Steps of Rome

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious, delicious, delicious! Pasta, Pizza, Specials, Good wine list - Really recommend a visit to this popular local spot.

1  Thank Rani S
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your kind words. We are happy to see you enjoyed your dining and hope we see you again soon. Grazie!

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Was so disappointed when they closed down the original location off Grafton Street, it was a staple for workday lunch. Happy to see the new location is up and running and the pizza is as good as ever :-)

Thank Elibel_2017
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Nice to see you enjoy the pizza and like the new location. See you soon and grazie

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

While food is good, trying to park around the area is a nightmare. Also it seemed as though more reservations were taken than tables available so there quite a few people waiting in what is a very small restaurant. Bit pricey, especially the wine. Not...More

Thank KDalyKDaly
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for the time taken to write about our restaurant. While we are sorry for the no parking inconvenience we are glad to see you enjoyed the food. Hope we will see you again soon. Best regards, Carmen Santoro

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Steps of Rome for a very pleasant experience. The service was good albeit a little slow. Food and atmosphere was very good. I don't think it's an award winning restaurant but it is very good nonetheless.

Thank hiba123
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Carmen

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Steps of Rome...Never again. I booked a table for 3, with my adult son and daughter. When we arrived, we were only given a small table for 2, despite our protests, the tables were totally on top of each other, a horrible cramped feeling. Eventually,...More

2  Thank PaulG123883
Carmen M, Owner at Steps of Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear PaulG123883, We have asked for your bill receipt for the past 7 days but no response yet. We would like to clarify a couple of things that we find intriguing in your review. Since TripAdvisor suggested that your review is within guidelines, we would...More

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24 April 2017|
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Response from CarmenMuresan | Property representative |
We have relocated and successfully trading now in Bird Avenue, Dublin 14!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$61
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bird Avenue | Milltown, Dublin Dublin 14, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 567 2022
  • E-mail
Authentic Italian restaurant trading for more than 20 years. Newly relocated to Milltown, Dublin 14. Serving best pizza, superb pasta & meat dishes, great Italian wines in a cosy atmosphere!
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