We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

IL Colosseo Italian Restaurant

Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
+353 90 647 5094
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (31 reviews)
“veal” (5 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (245)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had been recommended this lovely place by a friend and what a delight, beautiful food, lovely staff we both really enjoyed it, luckily we had it booked very very busy.

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere, food, staff, decor. All absolutely amazing. Cannot wait to come back. Thank you for an excellent evening.

Thank Eamon M
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Ate here for the first time tonight and I would have to say that the food and the service was exceptional. The food tasted as good as it looked and service was prompt. Staff even catered to our request for candles in the dessert to...More

1  Thank Brenm1972
Reviewed 15 May 2018

My husband and I ate here last summer for the first time. So when we booked to return to Athlone we were in no doubt that we wanted to return. The evening I telephoned was fully booked , so we booked for the following evening....More

Thank Anna70990
Reviewed 24 April 2018

9 of us ate here for a work night and i must say the food service and value for what we got was excellent.....restaurant was busy but we didn't lack any attention or feel the staff were under any undue pressure....wine recommendation from waiter was...More

1  Thank lgattridge
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The food here was really good, enough choice on the menu for everyone (we were a party of 14). Service was great, we were a big group and didnt have too long to wait for anything. Bar downstairs is handy for if table isn't ready...More

Thank Grainne F
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I love Italian food and I can’t die for amazing plait of pasta, well not in this case the starter was nothing special and the pasta was just disgusting I can’t believe they really served that food. Anyway the floor staff was ok.

3  Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Went to this restaurant with my wife on Sunday. Place was very busy with lots of families. Service was good particularly with the restaurant full. The food was average but the price was certainly value. I had the risotto which is difficult to get good....More

2  Thank john c
Reviewed 20 March 2018

All in all not a too bad experience. The service was good and the food as well but I was very disappointed that for a plate of pastas at 16EUR I noticed a huge difference between my serving and my colleague`s. Basically that is the...More

4  Thank JaSon7344
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I ate here a few weeks ago with my family and the food was absolutly brilliant. Service was friendly and attentive. The waiters were great craic through out the evening. Food was excellent very tasty and flavourfull. Highly recomend to everyone

1  Thank Cormac C
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Athlone
Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone
1,915 reviews
.17 km away
The Prince of Wales Hotel
941 reviews
.34 km away
Sheraton Athlone
2,137 reviews
.42 km away
Shamrock Lodge Hotel Athlone
592 reviews
.82 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Bacchus Restaurant
162 reviews
.23 km away
Thyme Restaurant
838 reviews
.24 km away
La Cucina Di Angelo's
434 reviews
.23 km away
Hatters' Lane Bistro
285 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Athlone Castle Visitor Centre
659 reviews
.34 km away
Church of Saints Peter & Paul, Athlone
81 reviews
.35 km away
Luan Gallery
12 reviews
.29 km away
Viking Ship Cruises
583 reviews
.31 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Niamh S
10 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from ghostchild2 | Reviewed this property |
No you have to go up a set of stairs to get to it. I don't ever remember seeing a lift.
0
Votes
holiday20190795
26 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from RoscommonTony | Reviewed this property |
No they serve wine and beer delicious!
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Athlone
  • Phone Number: +353 90 647 5094
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing