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Ciao Roma

64 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1LS, Scotland
+44 131 557 3777
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (98 reviews)
“pasta” (67 reviews)
“gelato” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1LS, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Ciao Roma on Saturday 19th May. We had not made a reservation but staff and very welcoming, friendly and very enthusiastic when asked advice on menu choice. The food was outstanding, the four of us had a different dish each and everyone thoroughly...More

Thank Ang120557
Reviewed 1 week ago

On Saturday afternoon, I spent a very enjoyable time at Ciao Roma with pre theatre meal with a party of friends, in what I consider loveliest Italian food I have ever eaten. Fantastic decor and very obliging waiters

Thank Norman W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picked this one off the cuff as it’s slightly off the beaten track. Was welcomed by smartly uniformed , young Italian men that kept up the friendly, excellent service all night. Extensive menu with very reasonably priced and varied wine list. My pasta dish was...More

Thank FriskyFinn68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Home cooking - no fuss - delicious place where you can dress up or turn up in trainers and the waiters will still make you feel fussed over! Great find!

Thank danusiatko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic meal traditional italian food and friendly service and reasonably priced definitely will go back again.

Thank colinwm40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being right across from the Edinburgh Festival Theatre, this is a great restaurant to go for a meal after a show. Very traditional and quite quirky in its decor, the atmosphere and the service were friendly. The menu had some, but by no means all...More

Thank Topdowner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family visits to this lovely traditional Italian restaurant have kinda become traditional for us. My 60th was no exception and the reasons are easy to spot. Great food, big portions, fantastic choice, good service, reasonably priced and very helpful, flexible meal management. Everything is always...More

Thank DavidM299
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By chance chose this restaurant prior to a show across the road at the festival theater.How lucky were we.Superb food inexpensive and the staff efficient and most welcoming.Special mention to our waiter Danillo He is the perfect example of how a waiter should conduct himself

Thank john l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, traditional Italian type decor and waiters that really are Italian. The selection of food is, to my mind anyway, excellent. It is well presented and well cooked. The portion is very good and the service is fast. I was impressed! My only comment...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We found this restaurant by chance on a trip to the city. Better looking than a lot of It's neighbors. We had a main course each. I had the homemade lasagne which was very good and my partner had a gluten free pizza. Would loved...More

Thank crisscroxx52
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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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