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Ai Giardini Paprika & Cannella

#985 of 6,543 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Stazione Centrale
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Ludovico Settala 2, 20124 Milan, Italy
+39 02 204 9650
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice enough place. No faulting the food or service. The bread was wonderfully fresh and varied. Bit brightly lit, but when the table of Russians took to the piano the atmosphere improved no end...

Thank itslikethiz
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely time at the restaurant for the New Year's Eve. The staff was really friendly and it was overall well organized. The seafood was amazing, the place was in a quiet area of Milan. The only negative point is that they served the polenta after the dessert probably because they didn't manage the time very well. I... More 

Thank MorganMoMo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

We were in Milan on a Monday night when many restaurants are closed. Our research revealed that Ai Gardini Paprika & Cannella was both open and just a few blocks away from our hotel. We arrive around 8pm and were immediately seated. Our waiter was quite the showman; he was the Milano version of the budding NYC actor who waits... More 

Thank EastVillageDenizen
Lagos, Nigeria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

A good variety menue makes it difficult to choose. Excellent kitchen and friendly service make dining at Al Giardini a memorable experience. Will surely come again when in Milan.

Thank MGL2001
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2015

Wo0w, just perfect, Davide is such a nice guy and treat his costumers like his guests and friends. food is amazing, best place to eat Fiorentina or seafood. Deserts are made by professionals, you just can't get enough ;)

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2015

Sincerely, one of my best experience in food! Great food, great ambiance, great wine. The "Bisteca Fiorentina" is Magic! The "Risoto Milanes" is amazing.

Thank Zanatta230679
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Over 30 of us booked for dinner and the restaurant produced platters of meat, cheese and tomato salad followed by steak, asparagus risotto, grilled vegetables and potato crisps. All were delicious with the steak and risotto particularly good Would definitely pay a return visit

Thank Kate W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2015

The meal started with homemade warm breads that were beyond divine. We had a unique artichoke salad followed by seafood that was simple but delicious. My only regret as we left was that I had not had dessert as the dessert table was dream worthy. I will definitely return if my travels bring me back to Milan.

Thank Toronto195
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

On a Sunday night where most restaurants seem to be closed, I was actually walking to a different place when I came across this one. I had a chicken salad which was fantastic, the best I've had in milan costing about 10 euro. Because it wasn't too expensive I treated myself to an open apple pie as well for about... More 

Thank Roxie1145
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is a great restaurant with a large menu to choose from. The food was great and I had the best spaghetti carbonara I've ever had there! Lots of options and lots of pizzas to choose from too, spoilt for choice. Desserts are lovely too. The waiters were friendly and it had a real family atmosphere. The decor was lovely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ludovico Settala 2, 20124 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Stazione Centrale
  • Neighborhood: Stazione Centrale
  • Phone Number: +39 02 204 9650

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Station represents a bridge towards the future. Impressive skyscrapers and new age buildings stretch the skyline with the majestic Unicredit Tower cutting through. Surrounding it are large towers that define Piazza Gae Aulenti, where the fountain and the Monumento Trombe leave one breathless. A famous building of the district is the Vertical Forest, where the innovative materials and trees planted on the terraces are a unique mix of nature and man-made construction. In the district, there is the Monumental Cemetery, known for its antique tombs with sculptures portraying angels of commemorative scenes many will find touching.
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