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14 rue des Bernardines, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 54 01 22
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Ranked #65 of 584 Restaurants in Aix-en-Provence
Price range: $20 - $33
Hours:
Thu - Tue 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Our establishment is an italian Gastronomic Restaurant & Pizzeria. In september 2012 Italian Chamber of Commerce awarded our restaurant as the only "real italian restaurant" in Aix en Provence. Everything is home made by expert real italian cookers. We have many choices for all kind of tastes. Pasta, pizza, homemade fried food, seafood, desserts: so much know how behind...We fluently speak italian, french & english. You will keep an excellent memory of our dinner!
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Bordeaux, France
Top Contributor
178 reviews 178 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Located on a very small street, in the old city, this is a wonderful dining establishment. Owner is most helpful. We had Christmas Eve dinner here, so the menu was set, we were not disappointed. Two areas for dining, street level with the bar or downstairs in the "cave" with wonderful rock walls. Staff was very friendly with some English,... More 

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

I thank you very much for your kind words. It's been really a pleasure to receive such pleasant customers like you. We are happy to know that you keep a beautiful memory of this special night…Thanks again for your trust and...see you soon!! Best regards, Sandro GROSSI More 

Antibes, France
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Some of the best service in an Italian restaurant I've ever had. They really wanted you as customers! Nothing fancy, just good, proper Italian cooking. Nice marinated vegetables and no problem to share a pizza. Thicker pizza crust than I would normally choose, but so delicious - shows what you can do with plain simple ingredients. Just wish the mixed... More 

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words Madame. It seems that the only problem were the bottles of oil and balsamic so, if the cuisine was more ok, it's not a real big problem, right? ;-) best regards, Sandro GROSSI More 

New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Sandro and his wife are wonderful hosts. Being from Arizona and not speaking French, we could not have been in better hands. The pizzas, pastas and salads were great and the wines were all well priced. We loved it so much that we returned the next night !! I only hope that Sandro moves to Sedona and opens a sister... More 

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

I really want to thank you very much for your kind feedback. Especially because you trusted us twice in 3 days...My team and I are glad to know that you kept such a good memory of your "italian" evenings! Hoping to see you soon...here, you have friends ;-) Best regards, Sandro GROSSI More 

Freehold, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

We ate at Dal Gladiator on a Sunday night and enjoyed it so much that we returned on our last night in Aix. The first night I called and left a message about a reservation - I only had my USA cell number and left that thinking I would not hear back. Within 10 minutes the owner called back! Sandro... More 

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind feedback. It's been a real pleasure to receive and serve customers like you. You have been one of my best "tables" in 3 years of activity. I hope to see you soon, best regards, Sandro More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly and personal service. We had pizzas and salads, the cesars menu. Salads were fresh and pizzas crispy with simple clear tast of choise. The place is small so it was good to make a reservation. The neighboring tables had great looking dishes like saltimbocca alla romana.

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

Thank you very much for such a good feedback. It's always a pleasure serving customers who appreciate our job! Thanks again for your trust and have a nice stay in Provence! Best regards, Sandro Grossi More 

Devon, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Sunday evening....tried it based on TA reviews. We were not disappointed. Gracious, warm host and staff. We sat downstairs under the old stone walls - splendid atmosphere. We shared the antipasto which was delicious. My husband had the chicken milanese and raved about it. I had the Amalfi pizza which was wonderful. Tiramisu for dessert. Everything about this dining experience... More 

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

It's been really a pleasure receiving you especially because you have been very kind and generous with all personnel. Your appreciations support us to keep working the same direction with more energy! Have a nice trip back to the US, best regards, Sandro GROSSI More 

Bloomington, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I enjoyed the pizza here as much as the best pizza I ever ate in Italy! They prepare it using the traditional methods, peeled, sweet tomatoes, real mozzarella di bufalo, and they allow the dough to rise for 72 hours before cooking it. The owner is really warm and inviting and clearly takes a lot of pride in his food.... More 

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

It's been a pleasure to share opinions about how an authentic italian kitchen might be. It's really an honour to receive such a good feedback from someone who has great expectations because he knows...Don't hesitate to come again and taste other specialities...see you soon, best regards, Sandro More 

Sugar Land, TX
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75 reviews 75 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The lasagna is outstanding, really everything was wonderful. The owners greet you and are very friendly, the service was great, nice place to grab some Italian food in Aix.

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

My team and I are very proud to understand that you keep such a good memory of your dinner. Thank you very much for your kindness and trust. Have a nice stay in Provence, best regards, Sandro GROSSI More 

Carlisle
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The owner gave us some really good advice to ensure we enjoyed our meal. Loved the lasagne al pesto in particular.

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind feedback and support. We hope to see you soon again, have a nice stay in Provence! Best regards, Sandro GROSSI More 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We tried it once because of Trip Advisor reviews, and liked it so much we went back. We let Sandro, the owner, choose everything for us on our 2nd visit. He told us we would have the best lasagna we've ever had, and he was right. Get the 4-cheese lasagna; you will LOVE it!

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bestcoldplay, Propriétaire at Dal Gladiatore, responded to this review

I really have to thank you very much for your kind feedback. Especially because you trusted us twice in 3 days...My team and I are glad to know that you kept such a good memory of your "italian" evenings! Have a nice stay in Provence...best regards, Sandro GROSSI More 

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Additional Information about Dal Gladiatore

Address: 14 rue des Bernardines, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
Phone Number: +33 4 42 54 01 22
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20 - 33
Cuisine: Italian

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