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Milano's Cafe & Grill

300-6551 Aulds Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 6K2, Canada
250-390-5060
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Ranked #17 of 269 Restaurants in Nanaimo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We liked the food, atmosphere and service and price point and will definitely return. The only problem was getting there. It is very simple unless you follow a navigator. Turn west from the highway onto Aulds Road, go one block, it is on the SE corner. You can't really miss it without a navigator but there are lots of reported... More

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Victoria, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Great food, plenty of choice, good service, a family place. A little hard to find in North part of Nanaimo.

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Vancouver Island, Canada
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

First time at Milano's. I had moussaka which did not have a lot of flavour and seemed re-heated and tough on bottom. My Piñacolada tasted odd. Our kids had Calamari which was flavourless and chicken Alfredo was bland. The seafood fettuccine was good with lots of seafood. Overall seemed the meals were inconsistent and seemed pricey for serving size. Service... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Thank you for a wonderful meal. Much appreciated after a full day of shopping next door. Friendly service and GREAT pizza

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Nanaimo
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Great family atmosphere - place to go for family environment. Consistently excellent food. Outside patio may be a little noisy from traffic around 5pm, once the traffic is finished, enjoy the sunshine.

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Surrey, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Went there 3 times already and it's very good. Sadly I cannot rate 5 stars but only 4 because yesterday I went there with a friend, we had a great time, awesome service and tasty dishes, but we ordered a tzatziki dip coming with pita bread and we asked other pita bread to continue to scoop the dip. I wasn't... More

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nanaimo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We dine at Milano's at least once a month. Their food is consistently good, however, their pizza is to die for. We've never had a bad pizza there. The 50/50 is a good choice when you just don't know what you want. But, if you're in the mood for something tasty, try the Mediterranean. And, of course, the ole faithful,... More

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Edmonton
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95 reviews 95 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
271 helpful votes 271 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Most places that serve pizzas are - like the mafia - very dull. But not this place. They serve super tasty pizzas at a reasonable price in a customer friendly restaurant. Will return soon.

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Parksville
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

A friend and I weren't too sure what to expect from here. Soon we realized what we've been missing out on. We had zucchini sticks with tzaziki to start, simple but sooo good. Then we both had the garden vegetarian burger, which was just amazing, fully loaded, with fries and salad, which were just as good. And, even though we... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013 via mobile

Amazingly great pizza , every single time we have it ! Haven't ordered one we didn't enjoy and the staff is wonderful

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