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“A real restaurant compared to the other rubbish on the seafront.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Modigliani

Modigliani
Paseo del Mar 2, 07181 Palmanova, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 683279
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Ranked #27 of 111 Restaurants in Palmanova
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“A real restaurant compared to the other rubbish on the seafront.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012 via mobile

Great meat dishes. Rack of lamb or jager schnitzel are exellent but as other reviews say it is Italian for northern europeans.

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
London
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
“12 months on and service has improved, well slightly”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

This restaurant is popular with tourists and residents alike. I have reviewed this place before so won't go on too much, but in short, the main criticism was the the service than the food. Well 12months on and the while not perfect, it really has improved. The secret being get there before 8pm and avoid the crush and never ending wait.

The menu is wide and varied, with very good specials and an excellent pizza menu. We sat outside, mainly because it's just great for people watching and the added bonus of the great mallorcan parking challenge. Perhaps it's too much sun but why oh why does male drivers in a saloon think they can get in a space that a bike couldn't squeeze in? Don't get me wrong if you are one of those and reading this please carry on doing it. It makes great watching and conversation.

The other side of al fresco dining here is that passers by get a close up of what you are eating. I opened for Pizza Helena. King Prawns and spinach on a tomato and garlic thin crust. It really is nice. One chap walked by and took one look at my plate and spun on his heels and asked for a table. Ten minutes later he was standing on my other shoulder accompanied with a waitress. "I want what he's having."

The menus is actually good value, whereas the wine list is a tad on the expensive side, making it overall OK value.

The owners still haven't quite got the service quite right, confirmed by the half hour wait to pay the bill. Still worth a visit though.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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London, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Tasty food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

We ate in this restaurant recently and it was very good. There was a good selection and a nice atmosphere. We really enjoyed our tasty pizzas, my veggie pizza was delicious and very filling. The staff were friendly and spoke a number of languages. The bill was also a nice surprise, representing excellent value for money.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“An Italian for northern europeans, i think”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

This was simply OK. I can cook better pasta myself, and the signature great whole parmesan somehow looks a little dirty. The service isn't anything special, and the settng is alrig. Very average. Won't go back.

Visited November 2011
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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
“The Best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Went here 3 times during our stay ,good friendly service each time,delicious food (which if you can't manage to finish you can take it away !) and good atmosphere ,loved the Spanish duet on our last night all in all can't wait to go back .

Visited July 2012
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