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Maio Restaurant

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16 Jalan Skudai | Straits View, Johor Bahru 81200, Malaysia
07-2211000 ext 446
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Company event

Our Sports and Recreation club had our Masquerade Night Dinner there. This is one little gem of a place tucked away behind the M Suites Hotel. We had buffet dinner for that night and the food prepared was excellent. The atmosphere there does have that romantic feel and I will be there again, this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Jack101213
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Our Sports and Recreation club had our Masquerade Night Dinner there. This is one little gem of a place tucked away behind the M Suites Hotel. We had buffet dinner for that night and the food prepared was excellent. The atmosphere there does have that romantic feel and I will be there again, this time for a family dinner.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I happened to dine at this restaurant during my friend's birthday and unexpectedly, the food and service were exceptional good given the standard found in Johor Bahru. We ordered soup, salad, fish, pasta and chicken and I could not fault any of these dishes really. They have been well prepared in terms of tastes and freshness and I was glad... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Thanks a lot for colourfull of my candle light dinner with amazing abstract design food..friendly service also the birthday song make my wife crying and remember...good job...

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We went on a weekday lunch. 4 of us on groupon voucher, ordered chicken & mushroom soup, Caesar salad, grill chicken, beef pizza, spaghetti bolognese and cream sauce seafood pasta. The dishes served are small, tasteless cream sauce pasta and not really value for money if compare to similar meal @ Brazzo. However, there is good service and nice dinning... More 

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Johor Bahru
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The tomato soup & pizza are served in fantastic taste. However creamy pasta is so-so. The most enjoy is the romantic music and fabulous environment.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This is a romantic and nice ambience fine dining restaurant...Great and friendly service but the food are so-so and the price was slightly high side....

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I emailed the restaurant manager for inquiry and the response i get was very quick and the service provided was more than what i could possibly imagined and asked for. Would highly recommend couples on romantic candle light dinner

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Malaysia
1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Hey, I would say this restaurant is one of the best choice for a special occasion with special ones. They serve and treat you the best. I would like to thank Mr. Edmund the manager of this restaurant for making our dinner day special.He prepared and arranged every single thing so organized. We really had a wonderful Italian cuisine with... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
1 review
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Wanted to do a small gathering for my father's 60th birthday so we tried maio italian restaurant.we had the buffet and food was good,place was well arranged and service was excellent....gratitude to the chefs for their live cooking and edmund for giving us the best service! Will definitely come back.....

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Was there last year with 3 other ladies for 4 course set lunch. Must say it was impressive. The service staff were all polite and attentive. The ambiance was perfect with much greenery. Definitely the place to go should you have a special occasion. All the best Maio.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 16 Jalan Skudai | Straits View, Johor Bahru 81200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: 07-2211000 ext 446

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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