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Giglio's Italian Restaurant

2241 Brooklyn Rd, Jackson, MI 49203-4747
517-787-5025
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  • English first
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English first
Jackson, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Authentic Italian food like Grandma use to make! Warm atmosphere and all the staff are great, (love Gordy the bartender!). The owners are hands on. Gary makes his own recipes that melt in your mouth and Karen greets you and makes sure everyone is taken care of. We eat here a lot and highly recommend you plan dinner some night... More 

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Harbor Springs, Michigan
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206 reviews 206 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

On a Wednesday evening this locally-owned Italian restaurant was very busy. The wine list offered a nice selection of wines at a reasonable price.. The pasta dishes were generous in size and tasty, with a delicious home-made sauce. Our waitress was helpful.

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Jackson, Michigan
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

A very friendly and charming italian trattoria style restaurant. Quality of food is consistant (there is an owner paying attention). Standards are high. Portions are generous, you will not leave hungry.

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Jackson, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Good food in an out of the way little place. Nice quiet atmosphere, good for date nights. Closed on Monday.

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Jackson, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

My sister & I both had the special which was Seafood pasta primavera alfredo. It was. There was a great deal of seafood and a very well rounded. The portion was more than enough and plenty left over for the next evening. Our server was efficient and quick but with a great sense of humor and personality. This will definitely... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

I have been here many times and I always leave satisfied. I really like the pasta bites, Italian grilled cheese, and lasagna. About once a month they have a special of rosemary salmon which is one of my favorite meals of all time. Probably the best Italian restaurant I have ever visited. Drinks are a bit expensive and it can... More 

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Jackson, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

I've always heard great things about this place and it being a local favorite... but was disappointed when I finally tried it. I got the chicken alfredo and it was very bland and the sauce was somewhat grainy in texture.

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St. Cloud, MN
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Went to dinner for the first time on a Saturday evening with 5 in our party. The place is small and intimate but it fit the decor and atmosphere. Server was great and we had appetizers, dinners and drinks and the food was great. The pasta is so good and made fresh and the portions were plenty. Lots of take... More 

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Jackson, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Just terrible! They don't take reservations, but told us they did not expect to be busy. (On a Friday night in Jackson? Red Flag!) When we got there we were told that they did not have a table big enough for us (party of 8), but we could sit at adjoining tables. Perhaps they were adjoining, but because one was... More 

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Jackson, MI
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Authentic delicious Italian food. We dine at Giglio's weekly and always have an exceptional meal. Love the warm atmosphere and friendly staff. The spaghetti and meatballs are outstanding. The specials are always wonderful. Highly recommend Giglio's to those that appreciate fine dining.

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Additional Information about Giglio's Italian Restaurant

Address: 2241 Brooklyn Rd, Jackson, MI 49203-4747
Phone Number: 517-787-5025
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Jackson
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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