|Cuisine Type |||Greek, Italian|
|Ambiance |||Patio Dining, Casual|
|Meals Served |||Lunch, Dinner|
|Amenities |||Local Favorites, Parking|
|Pricing |||Less than $20|
|Payment |||MasterCard, American Express, Visa|
|Getting There |||Bus #135 SFU|
|Cross Street |||Hastings & Beta Ave.|
|Mon-Fri 11:30AM-10PM, Sat 4:30-10:30PM, Closed Sun|
Profile Last Updated: January 07, 2009
A candlelit fireplace and lush garden patio surrounded by fresh herbs are a part of this bustling restaurant’s old world charm. Since 1973, Romana Pizza & Steak House has wooed families with their mouthwatering pizza, hearty dishes and friendly staff. Regulars flock here for the large portions of Greek and Italian dishes infused with authentic Mediterranean flavours. Whether you come for the ambiance or the fare, Burnaby’s longest running independently owned restaurant won’t disappoint!
Bring an appetite because you’ll definitely not want to leave a bite behind! Romana’s menu features made from scratch delicacies that’ll satisfy even the most discerning palette. On the apps menu discover piping hot French onion soup and leafy salads loaded with red peppers, sun-dried tomatoes, artichokes and cucumbers. Tender baby back ribs drenched with a secret sauce, along with seasoned Greek meatballs with tzatziki hit the spot. Perfect for sharing are large portions of homemade dips such as homous (garlic chickpeas) and melizano (garlic eggplant) with warm pitas.
Romana’s signature dishes haven’t changed much in the last 30 years and for good reason. Portions are still large and made with the finest ingredients. Carnivorous diners adore the tender New York strip loin loaded with sautéed mushrooms, along with the pepper steak grilled in a tangy BBQ sauce. Delicately prepared chicken souvlaki hits the spot and is served with rice, potato, salad, and pita bread. A handful of made from scratch pastas dishes are loaded with mouthwatering meat sauces and fragrant herbs from their garden. A visit to this joint wouldn’t be complete with devouring their famous pizza loaded with gourmet ingredients. Top your pizza pie with Italian sausage, jalapeno peppers, red peppers, and artichoke hearts.
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