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Il Ristorante Zairo

Prato della Valle, 51, 35123 Padua, Italy
049663803
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Ranked #102 of 799 Restaurants in Padua
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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English first
Victoria, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Good variety and quality of food. Pricing reasonable. Decent housewine and attentive waiters. The ambience is aided by large gatherings of locals who make it boisterous. If you aren't a local, that can be part of the entertainment!

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UK
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Whilst both living in Padua (2004 -2006) and on subsequent visits (the last one 4 years ago) this had always been our favourite restaurant. On our latest visit to friends still living in Padua we were told that the restaurant seemed to be 'losing it's way' but despite this we decided to give it a try. How right they were!!.... More 

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Brooklyn, New York, USA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Il Ristorante Zairo Prato della Valle, 51, 35123 Padua, Italy This very large pizzeria and restaurant is right off the Prato della Valle, or central park and surprisingly enough there is parking. The menu is gigantic while you can get good Italian food or pizza. Have you ever had beef with tuna sauce? There is a secret. The English Menu... More 

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Padua, Italy
Top Contributor
587 reviews 587 reviews
356 restaurant reviews
287 helpful votes 287 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Its one of those restaurants that used to be up there and it has a bit of a name for itself . Its been around for a long time and it shows. These days the food is a bit average and behind the times . The waiters are dressed poorly , old style worn out uniforms , the service is... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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117 reviews 117 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant before on our Padova city trip earlier this year in April and we surely didn't want to miss it this time, since our previous visit appeared to be a very good experience. Although it was August, outside dining was not possible to the chilly weather conditions. No problem, we reserved a table in the restaurant... More 

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Herts., England
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Large restaurant with lots of tables outside. Service was good, The primi were very nice indeed but the secondi weren't great. A bit expensive as well.

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Ypsilanti
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67 reviews 67 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We ate here for dinner one night in July 2014. We came here because it was recommended in the Rick Steves 2014 guidebook. Walking from the Basilica, this restaurant is on the left-side of the Prato della Valle square (which we did not know, so we made the mistake of walking all the way around the square!). Prices for the... More 

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Los Angeles
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had checked this site for reviews, had a couple places marked on the map, and ended up here. Not a bad meal, slightly above average. Scallops were a little pricy for three, but good. Service was good through out dinner. We had sat for about 10 minutes talking, when I finally asked for the check. We waited. Waited some... More 

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Ireland
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71 reviews 71 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Covered area directly outside the restaurant overlooking the park, food was good, however the portions were huge. Worth visiting

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Milan, Italy
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603 reviews 603 reviews
442 restaurant reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

not very sophisticated , but good food at honest prices . service very quick and attentive . lovely to sit on the terrace

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Additional Information about Il Ristorante Zairo

Address: Prato della Valle, 51, 35123 Padua, Italy
Phone Number: 049663803
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Padua
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:30 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:30 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:30 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:30 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisine: Italian

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