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Romano's Italian Bistro

42 Island Ford Rd, McGaheysville, VA 22840-2350
+1 540-289-5770
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lasagna” (23 reviews)
“garlic bread” (12 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 Island Ford Rd, McGaheysville, VA 22840-2350
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided to try Romano's for our last dinner on vacation. It was a wonderful choice! As others have mentioned, portions are generous (that includes the glasses of wine, too!) Their gluten free pasta was very light, and the white clam sauce was fantastic! Very...More

Thank CindyJV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly traditional Italian restaurant located close to Massanutten Resort. Family friendly with good service and prices. Large menu and wine list. The veal Marsala and eggplant Parmesan were very good-tasted homemade. Sauces were also very good. Would certainly recommend to anyone who loves good Italian...More

Thank odonnellsml
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great place to eat. They had a lot of variety and served and abundance of food. Very clearn.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The perfevt place to have a perfect dinner. I visited this wonderful place and i was delighted both for the food and for the good service.. If you're looking for quality italian food,Bistro Romano's is the perfect place in Barnsley ⛥⛤⛦⛥⛥

Thank Kristika M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just had lunch but will stop in next time we are up at Massanutten. Better food & cheaper than the resort.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food is really yummy and the waitstaff are knowlegable and friendly. The portions were great-- our hungry group even had leftovers!! Later in the week we decided it was good enough to go back to! A group member is gluten free and there was...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. Great food, reasonably priced and generous portions. Great kids menu. Calamari, tiramisu, eggplant parm, shrimp alfredo were all very good.

Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

3 years ago we stopped in here while on vacation to Massanutten Resort. The food was fantastic then. We are back to stay in our unit this year, and we couldn't imagine not making a return this fantastic restaurant. GREAT ITALIAN FOOD. They also have...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely local family (neighbors) own Romano's. If you want the real deal, Romano's is the place to eat. Portions are plentiful, so we usually have 2.meals from what they serve.

1  Thank Sugar9225
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I was not feeling like going out to eat so my husband went to Romano's and ordered a to go order for me. My food was still hot when he got home. The portion of food was large enough that I was able to share...More

Thank Kathleen D
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Questions & Answers
18 January 2016|
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Response from romano513 | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry, unfortunately we do not have a private room but we do offer catering services.
19 September 2015|
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Response from LittleRussie | Reviewed this property |
Yes - there is also a cool little 6 pack shop near there where you can buy local craft brew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Island Ford Rd, McGaheysville, VA 22840-2350
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  McGaheysville
  • Phone Number: +1 540-289-5770
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