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Amore da Roma

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Wed, 6/26
8:00 PM
Dinner, Lunch
Reservations, Seating, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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We really wanted to like Amore da Roma. After all, its former life as Roma Cafe was great, and it was a classic restaurant destination in Detroit. However, our visit this past weekend has us wondering how much life remains in this reborn classic. One...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Cory L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had looked forward to dinner with a friend as I had spent my entire life as a Detroiter but had never been to this place I had always heard about. The food was only mediocre. I found the decor for a classic Italian place odd...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Destination27222
Reviewed May 20, 2019

We've been loyal patrons of the Roma for over 20 years. When they changed ownership a while back we were so happy that they were going to continue to be around. And we loved the fact that they were willing to shuttle people to and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank CheckItOut99
Reviewed May 8, 2019

When the venerable "Roma Cafe" was sold/closed and then reopened under new management (actually the prior Chef, I understand), friends decided we needed to go there and try out what used to be one of our favorite Detroit restaurants. So, we did, and found the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Pat C
Reviewed April 23, 2019

We came for a family dinner with a big party and we were seated even though we were not all there yet. The staff was so nice and accommodating. We were a little crowded in the room though, which was not good if you were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CarolAnnG11
Reviewed April 21, 2019

I was so sad when Roma Cafe closed, but then ecstatic to hear that the former chef bought the place and would be keeping most of the same recipes! The minestrone soup is my favorite soup in the entire world. I am so glad that...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank hnaugler
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised that it is the old Cafe Roma. The service isn't the white gloves like it used to be but the service was the same. Food was delicious as always. We always enjoy trying new restaurant downtown .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Timothy T
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

The menu is traditional American Italian with pastas, meats ans fish. All entrees came with soup or salad and a side of pasta and a basket of bread. Most choices are available in chicken or veal. Nice wine menu. The small bar area looks fun....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank EricaDH
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

Formerly called the Roma Cafe. The oldest Italian restaurant in Detroit. First time having dinner after closing, being sold & remodeled. The food was as I remember it. Had sausage as an appetizer & minestrone soup as a starter. Main course was pickerel & pasta...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank L8075IDmichaelm
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Trying to find a restaurant that will take Saturday lunch reservations and offer free parking near downtown Detroit is not easy. Luckily, I found this gem of a restaurant in my search and now have a favorite go-to spot for all downtown events. The staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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