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Antica Roma

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12-14 North Street, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1AB, England
+44 1702 544868
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Rochford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited this restaurant many times, as a couple, with family, girly night and with a large birthday party. Every visit has been fantastic and you are always made to feel special. The description of the menu board is not to be missed. Food amazing and a good selection for all tastes and budget. The starter, mussels are local and wonderful,... More 

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Rochford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a surprise visit from my Son on the 20th December who then proceeded to take his father and I out for dinner. We had been here before in September for my birthday and chose to take our Son as he hadn't been before. Both times we were so impressed with the welcome from the staff and the food, delicious.... More 

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Rochford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our third visit to this fab restaurant. Lovely family-run establishment, modest decor, clean toilets. Friendly staff with lots of jokes and banter. Now the most important part..the food is amazing. Whether you go for a modest pizza or a fish dish, you will not be disappointed. Price-wise it is not cheap - for us it's somewhere we visit... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had not visited in a while so thought we would try it out for a meal as we remembered it had been good. Our memories had not done us justice, it was fantastic. We were served by Joseph who had us in stitches the whole meal, he was fantastic at recommending dishes and recommended us this lovely bottle of Red... More 

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1 Thank dizz356
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I went here last night with 2 friends. This restaurant has a great atmosphere, authentic Italian food at a good price and great staff! Staff were attentive, we weren't at all rushed, menu options were good (pizza, pasta, main meals). Overall I'm very impressed and would not hesitate to revisit or recommend!

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1 Thank Alison Q
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Having recently been to the Antica Roma for a family birthday meal we felt compelled to leave a review about our evening. We arrived 15mins early and were greeted with a friendly welcome, we sat at the bar with a glass of Pinot waiting for the in laws to arrive , once we sat down we soon realised we were... More 

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had a lovely meal last Sunday in Antica Roma. Grilled prawns with garlic and chilli to start followed by a wing of skate were cooked to perfection! House wine very tasty (they only serve Italian wines) and service excellent. Only slight downside was the strange music, a mixture of rock and 'just one cornetto' played slighted too loud! Would definately... More 

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Shoeburyness, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

A good menu with prices to suit, from set menu to a la carte. excellent with attentive service and nice choice of wine

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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323 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Family party. Room was hot and felt very crowded and noisey. Staff very friendly. Food choice wide and varied to cover most of Italy plus daily specials. Good selection of wines. Good value and good sized portions.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here Friday with family for a 78th birthday celebration and was pleasently surprised by the attentive service and patience from Fat Joe the waiter for our table. We had a wide selection of food which were also very nice, well cooked and the night was a delight for us all.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?