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Il Giardino

1236 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
+1 305-397-8804
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good6%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible58%
Apr 25, 2018
“Average at best!”
Apr 24, 2018
“Italian and American style food”
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CUISINES
American, Italian, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
1236 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Il Giardino
1. Best Italian Comfort Food
"This is the best Italian restaurant on ocean drive, hands down."
Zachary M
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2. Amazing Experience
"awesome breakfast place while walking down ocean drive."
mariaeme07
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3. Relax and Lounge
"Perfect spot for people watching and nice ambience."
Ciwen
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1 - 10 of 338 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Marie server was extremely friendly and we felt really comfortable over there ! Nice place to have a drink and expend the day !

Thank Gustavo D
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Great time!Great entertainment!Staff very attentive especially Barbara,Ricardo and Mohammed!Very friendly and personable!If any guest complains it’s because they are not talkative,and very pessimistic!They give the best tourist advice!Absolutely has the best breakfast!

1  Thank Margaret S
Ailene T, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Thank you, Margaret. Our team tries to deliver a personal service to every table. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience and hope that you do visit with us again soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant! Delicious food and friendly people! If you are in Miami Beach you have to visit this place! Thank you Barbara, Ricky and Juanet for your service xxx

Thank DagmaraK24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best micheladas paella delicious very good chicken wings!! Great lunch !! Marie there service and Ricky very nice!! Great atmosphere !! Nice music !! Barbara manager amazing

Thank Anthony F
AileneT2, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Anthony, Thanks for stopping by to dine with us. We love that you enjoyed the food and our service. For a good time, you can always come back.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How nice to finish our trip with a restaurant and wait staff who were friendly, happy, chatty and on the ball. What a welcoming place, we were a group of 14, they moved tables to accommodate us and nothing was too much trouble. Recommend the...More

Thank TripMembe02202017
AileneT2, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there! Thanks for stopping by during your trip to Miami Beach. It was our pleasure to serve you and we look forward to doing it again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Marie server was excellent! She definitely went above and beyond with the current weather conditions. Very helpful with everything and pleasant. The food was excellent and delicious! Barbara the general manager was amazing as well!More

Thank Rick C
AileneT2, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rick, Here in Miami Beach, we know very well that you can't predict the weather but we can control how you respond to it. We were glad to be able to make you comfortable and enjoy your time with us despite the inclement weather....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yury is the best server kindest i ever had the food is amazing Alsacia drinks are flavored and barbara the manager is genial

Thank Yuriiemii R
AileneT2, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Yuriiemii, Thanks for your kind words about our team and your experience with us. We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Marie server was the best! We enjoyed the drinks and food! Thanks you guys! Will be back thanks to her! Paola AND Barbara amazing!

Thank Alex H
AileneT2, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Alex. We love having guests like you in the house. It makes all our effort worth it. Come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and drinks are amazing. The hostess Ms. Juneth is super beautiful and super friendly. Not like the annoying, pushy ones that come after you trying to get you to sit down at their place. Our server Ms. Yuri was a very friendly and...More

Thank elpi73
AileneT2, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Elpi, Thank you for coming in and spending time with us. It was a pleasure to serve you. Please come back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of Gabriella to serve us and she was most accommodating. We asked for something that wasn't on the menu and she had it specially made for us to our liking. Not sure what everyone else is saying about the pricing, as...More

Thank flatbackvette
AileneT2, Guest Relations Manager at Il Giardino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Vette, Thank you for dining with us. It was our pleasure to serve you and we look forward to seeing you again during your next trip on the beach.

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Response from Alanda L | Reviewed this property |
It is true that the prices offered are not what you get when you order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1236 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-397-8804
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Description
We are an Italian-American restaurant serving a variety of dishes for every palate. From our American Beach Bites to our favorite pasta dishes and house specials, we offer great comfort food in an outdoor garden just across the street from the beach on Ocean Drive.
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