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Sint Jacobsstraat 6, 8911 HT Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
058 2130658
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
No price/quality balance

The restaurant looks lovely, not overly decorated with every italian themed decorations there exists. The staff is friendly, they all speak Italian, but also moderate English and Dutch. They have an open kitchen, which I always consider a good sign. The food is good, some dishes are even great... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 22, 2014
Arianna D
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Zandvoort, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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36 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
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English first
Zandvoort, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

The restaurant looks lovely, not overly decorated with every italian themed decorations there exists. The staff is friendly, they all speak Italian, but also moderate English and Dutch. They have an open kitchen, which I always consider a good sign. The food is good, some dishes are even great (especially the pastas) but some are too expensive for what you... More 

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Groningen
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156 reviews 156 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

In the picturesque Sint Jacbosstraat in Leeuwarden is this pleasant and comfy restaurant; it's quite long and narrow back to the kitchen so the waiters must be dead tired after their fine and timely service! Friendly and efficient reception and seating. We had a nice table right at the window and a good view both of the street and the... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The staff is helpful and nice although it might seem a bit rude at first or at least not very warm. The food is great, the Lambrusco wine is a delight. Definitely a nice place to spend the evening.

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Leeuwarden
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Since i live here i have been at least 2 times a year, the pizzas are really good. I like that thin base with the perfect tomato saus, just dont order fantasie du chef, you will be surprised for sure but may be you dont get what you woere expecting. Really good italian pizza! The personel is also italian :)

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Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The food is great, however the menu is only in Dutch !!! Some of the prices within the menu do not respond to the actual dish (in terms of quality and quantity) !! The staff is really nice !!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Excellent food, geest wines! Place is run by Italians and They have great chef in the kitchen. We had pasta as starter and seabras and saltim romana as main course. All very tasty. Also homemade tiramisu is rare outside Italy!

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East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

I visited Leeuwarden with my wife and three young children and needed a place for an early dinner. As we entered we were given the most amazing welcome. Having three young children was no problem and they made sure the kids were fed quick allowing mom and dad to enjoy a couple of glasses of wine. The Pizza was a... More 

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Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

According to Italians the best spot in Leeuwarden for Italian dining and I can only agree. Very good range of antipasti, great pizzas and pastas. The level of cooking is not matched by the serving staff unfortunately during my most recent visit: not exactly friendly, long waiting times, no assistance with menu translation for English-speaking guests (no English menu available)... More 

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Aalborg, Denmark
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

There are quite a lot of restaurants to chose from when you are in Leeuwarden. My intent tonight was to have Mexican food, but then I happened to walk past Trattoria Italiana, and it looked interesting... so I decided to see what it was. As I am here for business all alone, well then I was just joined by myself... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

Typical cosy Italian restaurant that, at first glance, gives you the impression of just another, average, Italian restaurant. Entering, immediately follows the surprise; a warm welcoming atmosphere, a counter with fresh, quality products and professional advice from a (handsome) Italian waiter. We started with a good, honest fresh salad, served with a smile and...live music! Accompanied by a glass of... More 

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  • Address: Sint Jacobsstraat 6, 8911 HT Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Leeuwarden
  • Phone Number: 058 2130658

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