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Giglio's Italian Restaurant

2241 Brooklyn Rd, Jackson, MI 49203-4747
517-787-5025
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Ranked #29 of 148 Restaurants in Jackson
Cuisines: Italian
Most recent review
- Aug 11, 2014
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English first
Jackson, Michigan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Jackson, Michigan
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393 reviews 393 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Although we don't go ofter, we love it when we do. My husband usually gets the antipasto salad, which is huge, but this time he ordered spagetti with sausage and enjoyed it. Our friend also enjoyed his dish of shrimp primavera. Us gals stuck to our "usual", italian nachos! It's listed as an appetizer but you really can't eat it... More

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Tampa, Florida
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

Passed this restaurant often and finally went there for lunch...what a bad experience! It was on Good Friday and was looking for a good fish dish..only found one of the menu...Garlic oil and clam sauce over spaghetti...everything is a la carte, so salad was extra. Also ordered stuffed mushroom...very pricey at $9 and very mediocre. Clam dish was underwhelming and... More

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