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Ciao Roma

Restaurant description

Ciao Roma is a family run Italian restaurant situated in the heart of Edinburgh.

What we like

  • For starters we recommend "MINESTRONE TOSCANO" Vegetable & barley soup
  • Taste the homemade pasta, very good are "CAVATELLI CON NDUJA" Home-made typical Apulia regional pasta made from the highest quality durum wheat semolina cooked with chicken nduja (spicy spreadable pork sausage from Calabria), fresh chopped tomato & mascarpone or RIGATONI NORCINA Home-made rigatoni egg pasta, Italian fresh ground sausage, mozzarella, mushrooms, basil & tomato sauce
  • Among the main courses, do not miss "SCALOPPINA PARMIGIANA" Veal topped with aubergines & buffalo mozzarella, cooked in a red wine & tomato sauce
  • The pizzas are all delicious, we recommend "SALSICCIA E FRIARIELLI" Tomato, buffalo mozzarella, fresh Italian sausage & tender-stem broccoli (a Neapolitan speciality)

 

To know more

  • The private dining & function room downstairs at Ciao Roma offers you a little more privacy & is completely free of charge. 
  • Gift Voucher to use as a gift towards a special occasion such as a Birthday treat or Wedding Anniversary. The gift vouchers are available in £25 denominations and can be purchased
  • The traditional artisan pasta is produced on site at Ciao Roma which adds to the authenticity of  Italian cuisine
  • To reserve your table please click here or here

What to do and see around

Museum of ChildhoodNational Museum of Scotland, Cattedrale di Sant'Egidio St Giles' Cathedral

How to reach us

To get to the restaurant click here or here

RED WINE
Bottle
HOUSE RED
The wine displays a light ruby red colour. It has a fascinating bouquet because of its freshness & its delicious vinosity. The flower is appealingly dry, well balanced & fruity
£14.50

 

125ML

£ 2.95

 

175ML

£ 4.10

 

MONTEPULCIANO D'ABRUZZO

£20.00

 

CABERNET SAUVIGNON

Brilliant ruby red in colour, intense, clean & pleasing aromas, with hints of black cherry, strawberry & vanilla. Balanced, well bodied & intense on the palate, with good tannin structure
£ 19.50

 

125 ML

£ 3.15

 

175ML

£ 5.15

 

MERLOT DOC

Bright, lively & ruby-red in colour. The bouquet is vinous with attractive fruity notes. The flavour is dry, full-bodied, appealingly soft & rounded

 

NERO D'AVOLA, SICILIA

Relatively dark but brilliant ruby-red wine, made of 100% Nero d'Avola grapes. Dry & broad, its persistent aroma reminds of spicy scents with notes of almond blossoms. Superbly structured, it is complex & well balanced. The inviting bouquet is fruity & lingering & mineral
£16.95

 

CHIANTI CLASSICO, TOSCANA DOCG

The bouquet is broad & persistent with evident notes of violets & plum. The taste is harmoniously dry, with a pleasant fullness & an outstanding balance of body & structure. It has great power & an elegant texture
£22.50

 

125ML

£ 3.95

 

175ML

£ 5.75

 

PRIMITIVO PUGLIA

Brilliant ruby-red 100% Primitivo grapes. Dry & finely well structured, it has outstanding roundness & a complex fruitiness. It is remarkably long on the palate. The bouquet is also very persistent with hints of fully ripe & red fruits
£23.50

 

PINOT NERO LOMBARDIA

Harmonious & complex 100% Pinot Nero grapes. Ruby-red with bright purple tones. On the nose it is pleasantly vinous, delicate & fresh with fragrance of roses. On the palate it is broad, soft & rich with almond notes
£22.50

 

RIPASSO VALPOLICELLA SUPERIORE DOC

Ample & remarkably complex, with vinous tones & well-defined scents of cherries against a tenuous background of chocolate. Dry on the palate with a fine & harmonious balance, great strength & a sturdy body. The after taste is persistent & delectably clean
£24.50

 

SYRAH SICILIA IGT

Very intense ruby-red colour & a full & persistent bouquet with notes of cherries, red fruits & sweet spices. A Syrah with a big structure & a long finish
£21.50

 

SASSABRUNA MONTEREGIO DI MASSA MARITTIMA DOC

An exciting 'baby super Tuscan' produced with 80% Sangiovese, 10% Merlot & 10% Syrah grapes. It has a deep ruby-red colour & scents of red fruits & spices. It is full bodied with refined tannins & a long finish
£26.50

 

PASSO DOBLE (MALBEC CORVINA), ARGENTINA

A deep ruby-red, rich & intense, it gets its generous, strong & exuberant nature from the local Malbec grape, while Corvina Veronese, given a short Appassimento, gives it the typical attractiveness, elegance & friendliness of a wine from Veneto

 

BAROLO DOCG PIEMONTE

A well-structured wine with a characteristic bouquet of cinnamon & berry. Ethereal & intense with a complex taste of elegant tannins & a lovely fresh fruit berry finish
£39.00

 

HALF BOTTLE

£19.95

 

BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO DOCG TOSCANA

A sexy Brunello with dark cherry fruit & delicious touches of tobacco & leather on the nose. Well balanced by a rich palate of berry flavour with a supple & persistent finish
£42.00

 

AMARONE DELLA VALPOLICELLA CLASSICO DOC VENETO

Intense garnet red colour. A wine with a fine fragrant bouquet & a dry, full complex & velvety smoked taste. Rich & warm on the palate with strong supple tannins, great length & an almond aftertaste
£41.00

 

TIGNANELLO ANTINORI IGT TOSCANA

85% Sangiovese, 10% Cabernet Sauvingnon & 5% Cabernet Franc.
£85.00

 

WHITE WINE

Bottle

 

HOUSE WHITE

Middle intense straw yellow colour with golden streaks. Fresh & fruity bouquet, with floral notes. Pleasantly dry, harmonic & full-flowered, balanced by a clean, crisp acidity & a dry finish
£14.50

 

125ML

£ 2.95

 

175ML

£ 4.10

 

INZOLIA, SICILIA

Fresh nose with citrus & flowers. The palate carries a medium weight, peach fruit juice & a citrus twinge
£16.95

 

ORVIETO AMABILE (MEDIUM)

Straw yellow in colour, this white shows intense & elegant aromas with notes of citrus fruit & acacia flowers. It is lightly sweet in flavour with a savoury & tonic freshness which makes it a pleasure to drink
£17.50

 

125ML

£ 3.20

 

175ML

£ 4.65

 

PECORINO DOC, ABRUZZO

Lively & fresh notes of ripe, tropical fruits with undertones of citrus. A Well-balanced & smooth finish
£21.50

 

PINOT GRIGIO DOC

Delicately fruity bouquet, with marked hints of almond blossom & peaches. Elegant, soft & well-structured fruit on the palate, with remarkable & lively freshness
£18.95

 

125ML

£ 3.50

 

175ML

£ 4.95

 

VERNACCIA DI SAN GIMINGNANO DOCG TOSCANA

Pale straw yellow 100% Vernaccia, treated delicately to preserve the typical characteristics of freshness & concentration. The bouquet is fine, penetrating & fruity, with light green apple notes. Full flavoured & well balanced, it has a delicate almond aftertaste
£19.00

 

PINTO BIANCO FRUILI DOC SUPERIORE

A fine, bright & luminous straw yellow. Marked fresh fruit & nutty notes. Dry yet delicately fruity, with a clean attractively long finish
£17.95

 

GAVI DI GAVI DOCG, PIEMONTE

A delicious, lively & citrusy nose is matched with a fullness & rounded flavour on the lengthy palate
£24.95

 

HALF BOTTLE

£12.95

 

TRAMINER FRIULI DOC SUPERIORE

Straw yellow with golden highlights 100% Traminer. The bouquet is complex & floral with hints of acacia flower & honey. On the palate it is very appealing, dry & fruity
£19.50

 

SAUVINGNON FRIULI DOC SUPERIORE

A fruity & persistent 100% Sauvingnon, with an attractive pale straw yellow colour with green reflection. The aroma is fresh & intense with scents of green peppers, elderflowers & sage
£23.50

 

125ML

£ 4.20

 

175ML

£ 5.90

 

ROSÉ WINE

 

Bottle

HOUSE ROSÉ
Produced with 100% Merlot grapes, claretto has a lovely rose colour. The wine is fresh, fruity & crisp with a gentle touch of spiciness
£14.95

 

125ML

£ 2.95

 

175ML

£ 4.15

 

PINOT GRIGIO BLUSH DELLE VENEZIE IGT

Pinot Grigio grapes, vinified in contact with the skins, producing a delightful wine with an inviting copper colour & attractive floral aromas. On the palate it is pleasantly fresh & fruity
£18.95

 

125ML

£ 3.40

 

175ML

£ 4.85

 

SPARKLING WINES & CHAMPAGNE

 

Bottle

 

SPUMANTE DOLCE NV

Straw yellow with golden reflections & a delicate mousse. The bouquet is rich & generous with a hint of toasted biscuit, sweet flowers of orange & acacia blossom
£17.50

 

PROSECCO SPUMANTE DOCG BRUT

A pleasing & elegant sparkling wine produced only with selected grapes of the 'glere' variety. Bright pale, straw yellow; a fine clear mousse with a very delicate perlage. On the nose it is attractively intense, fruity & aromatic. It is well balanced & appealing with the delicate almond note that is typical of Prosecco
£22.50

 

125ML

£ 4.75

 

200ML BABY BOTTLE

£ 6.95

 

ROSATO SPUMANTE BRUT

A gorgeous pink colour with a persistent festive mousse. The bouquet is fruity & floral with nuances of roses & gently musky hints. It is a fresh & delicate rose sparkling wine with an appealingly fruity after taste.
£21.95

 

MOET & CHANDON

A subtle, drier style champagne, pale yellow in colour with shades of green, delicately vinous with a lime & wine blossom attack
£39.50

 

CRYSTAL LOUIS ROEDERER, FRANCE

A pure combination of sugar flowers, cocoa, finely toasted hazelnuts & candied citrus fruits
£250.00

 

SWEET WINES

50ml glass

 

MARSALA SUPERIORE DOLCE RISERVA MARTINEZ DOC 5 YEARS, SICILIA

£ 2.90

 

MOSCATO PASSITO LA BELLA ESTATE DOC, PIEMONTE

£ 3.95

 

VINSANTO, TOSCANA (CON CANTUCCINI)

£ 4.95

 

SELECTION OF GRAPPE

25ml glass

 

HOUSE GRAPPA

£ 3.00

 

DISTILLERIA SANTA TERESA

BARBERA
Gentle flavour & long lasting finish
£ 5.00

 

BARBARESCO

Refined, suave perfumes with notable continuity
£ 5.00

 

BAROLO 9 ANNI

Deep, warmly full-bodied flavours of toasted vanilla
£ 7.50

 

BAROLO 20 ANNI

Full & intense with liquorice, blond tobacco vanilla & toasted hazelnut flavour. Well-rounded body with an elegant finish
£8.95

 

DEDICATA AL PADRE

Warmly full-flavoured
£ 7.50

 

DOLCETTO

Floral aromas. Dry & fresh
£ 5.00

 

MOSCATO

Intense, aromatic & distinctively delightful
£ 5.00

 

CASTELLO DI BARBARESCO & GAJA

ROSSI-BASS GRAPPA DI CHARDONNAY

Dry flavours but exceptional texture & totally round
£ 5.50

 

POLI DISTILLERIE

GRAPPA DI TIGNANELLO
£ 5.00

 

GRAPPA MERLOT DI POLI

£ 5.00

 

GRAPPA VESPAIOLO

£ 5.00

 

WHISKY

MARTONE PREMIUM BLEND
Intense toffee malt - rich textured & oily - counter balanced by an elegant fruitiness(40% abv)
£ 2.95

 

MARTONE INVERARITY 8YO PURE ISLAY MALT

The dominating characteristic flavour is smoke in this rich full bodied malt (40% abv)
£ 3.50

 

MARTONE BLENDED SCOTTISH MALT

Smooth with long vanilla notes & ripe Caribbean bananas (40% abv)
£ 3.95

 

SOFT DRINKS

 

Coke Diet

£ 2.55

 

CRANBERRY, ORANGE, TOMATO JUICE, GINGER BEER, APPLETISER, LEMONADE, IRN BRU, DIET IRN BRU

£ 2.20

 

PINEAPPLE JUICE, APPLE JUICE (PAGO)

£ 2.25

 

SAN PELLEGRINO; ORANGE, LEMON TEA

£ 2.40

 

SAN PELLENGRINO SPARKLING; ORANGE, LIMONATA, CHINOTTO, POMEGRANATE & ORANGE

£ 2.40

 

CRODINO (NON-ALCOHOLIC APERITIF)

£ 1.80

 

RED BULL (ENERGY DRINK)

£ 2.95

 

ACQUA MINERALE SAN PELLEGRINO (SPARKLING)

£ 3.30

 

ACQUA MINERALE PANNA (STILL)

£ 2.90

 

BEERS & CIDERS

ARTISAN ITALIAN BEER - GRADISCA (5.2% ABV)
This handcrafted lager has a brilliant golden colour, compact head & unsurpassed hoppy flavour. Easy drinking, thirst quenching & fresh
33CL
£ 4.25

 

LITRE

£12.90
PERONI NASTRO ASSURRO (DRAUGHT) (5.1% ABV)

 

HALF PINT

£ 2.60

 

PINT

£ 4.95

 

BECK'S BLUE 275ML (LESS THAN 0.5% ABV)

£ 2.90

 

MORETTI 33CL (4.6% ABV)

£ 3.45

 

MENABREA 33CL (4.8% ABV)

In the stylish bars of Milan & Turn, ask for a birra & it's likely you would be served a Menabrea
£ 3.45

 

PERONI GRAN RISERVA (DOUBLE MALT) 33CL (6.6% ABV)

£ 4.25

 

INNIS & GUNN 33CL (6.6% ABV)

Oak aged beer brewed in Edinburgh
£ 4.25

 

MONTANO SIDRO ITALIANO 300ML (5.0% ABV)

Italian Cider
£ 3.25

 

KOPPARBERG 500ML (4.0% ABV)

Mixed fruit flavour
£ 4.25

 

SPIRITS & LIQUEURS

XO - HENNESSEY OR REMY MARTIN 25ML (40% ABV)
£ 8.95

 

GRAHAMS LBV 50ML

Approachable, easy drinking
£ 3.95

 

SIX GRAPES 50ML

The everyday port for the vintage port drinker!
£ 4.50

 

THE TAWNY 50ML

Wood aged, notes of nuts, cinnamon & anise
£ 4.95

 

LIQUEURS 25ML

Amaretto, Frangelico, Sambuca, Strega, Limoncello, Tia Maria, Cointreau, Baileys, Grand Marnier, Drambuie, Peach Schnapps, Malibu
£ 3.00

 

SPIRITS 25ML

Bacardi, Bombay Sapphire Gin, Morgan's Spiced Rum, Jameson's, Grouse, Smirnoff Vodka, Zubrowka Vodka, Grey Goose Vodka, Jack Daniel's
£ 2.00

 

DIGESTIVI 25ML

Averna, Montenegro, Lucano, Fernet, Jagermeister, Cynar
£ 3.95

 

APERITIVI 50ML

Sherry (medium/dry), Martini, Campari, Pimms, Pernod, Dubonne

Opening times

Open: Opening hours 12.00pm – 11.30pm

Close on: None

Informations

Address: 64 South Bridge EH1 1LS

Telephone number: 01315573777

Email:

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