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La Romantica

) #581 of 1,200 Restaurants in Sheffield $$ - $$$ Italian
78 London Road, Sheffield S2 4LR, England
+44 114 272 4641
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good10%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (13 reviews)
“calzone” (9 reviews)
“fillet steak” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
78 London Road, Sheffield S2 4LR, England
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I believe this was Sheffield's first Italian restaurant back in the day. We Went as a family. Very basic interior, basic table, crockery and cutlery. A traditional down to earth trattoria. Great prices, friendly service and fab food. Good menu, open and very busy kitchen....More

Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

It was our second ever restaurant 26 years ago and we have been many times. I use the carbonara and garlick bread with cheese and chilli as my benchmark. I have never had better. Nice little restaurant with open kitchen. Like a small old traditional...More

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Greasy, unpleasant food and pretty rubbish service. Not very romantic at all. Won't be going back again!!

Thank entwistleedward
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant on many of occasions and I have never had any problems and the steak has always been perfect. I visited on Valentine's Day with my partner and the fillet steaks were overcooked and the cuts were not to the standard...More

Thank Beth6691
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We love this place that much we find it hard to go anywhere else in the city. Exceptional food at exceptional prices. The real taste of Italian cuisine that can't be matched this side of the alps.

Thank JonahLouis3rd
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This was a belated Christmas treat. It started well with tasty garlic bread, prawn cocktail and mushroom soup. The olivers were delicious. Disappointing that's where it stopped. My partner and I both chose the ribeye steak. Although cooked nicely the whole meal was extremely dry....More

Thank Shebashful
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Went down weekend before last arrived around 10pm and all closed up thought oh well we will try again. Went again last weekend arrived around 9pm to be told sorry we have run out of food! Been here on a number of occasions before and...More

1  Thank samuel t
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Just called in here on the off chance of getting a table on Saturday evening and we were so glad we did. The food was lovely ,all cooked fresh and the garlic bread was amazing.

3  Thank soophill
Reviewed 12 January 2017

It's the only restaurant that you can get a decent garlic bread. It's always been our favourite. Made with blue cheese. Apsolutley delicious. It just melts in your mouth. My husband had steak Diane with jacket potato and salad. I had spaghetti with tuna &...More

3  Thank Kas B
Reviewed 9 December 2016

A surprise family birthday party was arranged for me in the room upstairs.The food and service was excellent. Many thanks for helping to make it an enjoyable night. Karen Osborne.

1  Thank Eddie O
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15 April 2016|
Response from TheBookers2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. No delivery service but can collect. Just call the order through
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 London Road, Sheffield S2 4LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +44 114 272 4641
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