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Il Giardino della Mamma

Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Ranked #73 of 237 restaurants in Maastricht
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Mar 25, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

The food here is very good however the service can be somewhat lacking. Having a reservation doesn't mean you'll be seated at the reserved time, in fact we've been left standing awkwardly in their doorway for nearly an hour. This was an extreme case as they were very busy but then they shouldn't accept more reservations than tables. However the... More

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Maastricht
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Is a wonderful family Italian restaurant. The atmosphere is just enjoyable. Be there early in the evening or make reservation.

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The anti pasta, chef's choice is delicious, and the lamchop"s..........they melt in your mouth. The atmospere is lovely, we come here all the time and never been disappointed. Ask for the special grappa to go with your coffee.

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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We knew it was above average priced and it was a recommended one on quality of food. Both were confirmed in our dinner with family and friends. But what we experienced in terms of environment and service was far below expectations, as we had to wait long to be served.

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Barcelona, Spain
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48 reviews 48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

A good italian restaurant in Maastricht. The melanzane lasagna is delicious, as well as the Tiramisú. And the red house wine is really good. The service is warm and friendly, they make you feel happy to be there. Not so cheap, tough, but it's worth it.

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

we were given high recommendations by several different acquaintances so we were intrigued; we took our friends out for dinner here. oh well, what can I say, not the best pasta hardly, my partner cooks it better at home. it is not fresh at all. the portions are okay for 2 people, we had seafood pasta for 2 at EUR... More

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stamford, ct
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196 reviews 196 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

First of all, I admit to being prejudiced. Everything in this fabulous small city is a delight, and I adore just being in Maastricht. Our hoteliers recommended Il Giardino, which is very centrally located and only a couple of blocks from the River Maas,and we were very pleased with this choice. Everything was well prepared and delicious, and it was... More

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I recently ate at Il Giardino with my family and we wanted to eat at a good Italian. We waited for 55 minutes to get our meals, and the then my Dad got Carbonara instead of seafood pasta. They would have changed it but after waiting for nearly an hour you just say "It's okay, I'm hungry!" No further attempt... More

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Ra'anana, Israel
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64 reviews 64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

We were a group of 5 persons and received a table just at the end of the restaurant. The place is clean and has a nice atmosphere. The waiter was very nice and helpful with all different taste styles we had betwen us. I got a very nice steak with past on the side. Pizza, salad and pasta were all... More

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JHP_Zuidervliet
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Maastricht has quite a few Italian restaurants but Il Giardino is usually my first pick. The food is good, it is homely, warm Italian food. The same for the winelist it's quite extensive and works well with what they serve. I keep coming back for the ossobocco though the pizza's are certainly also good. The staff its rather interesting, the... More

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