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“Best restaurant in Winterthur”

Ristorante AL GIARDINO
Ranked #16 of 249 Restaurants in Winterthur
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $13 - $51
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Best restaurant in Winterthur”
Reviewed May 8, 2013 via mobile

If you like tasty, healthy food (even gourmet), in a relaxed atmosphere, this is the place to go! Try it out - you won't be disappointed

  • Visited May 2013
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
St. Gallen, Switzerland
Level 6 Contributor
185 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
“It is back on track!”
Reviewed September 10, 2012

We gave the Giardino Restaurant another chance after exactly one year. And we can gladly confirm that the 'starting problems' of the new ownership are over: We had a fantastic dinner with fresh and innovative salads to start with, then Spaghetti Giardino, high quality freshwater fish and calf's liver for the mains. The service was top notch, excellent, warm and friendly. We are very happy that this old family restaurant of ours is getting back on track. We will be back!

  • Visited September 2012
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St. Gallen, Switzerland
Level 6 Contributor
185 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
“Changed ownership - deteriorated in quality, selection and service!”
Reviewed September 11, 2011

The Giardino restaurant has been our family favorite for more than a decade. It has now (again) changed ownership and we had to change our favorite restaurant in Winterthur. The menu looks rather identical than before, however the selection has been reduced and so has the quality of the food. The service was not as good as before - a bit naive, over friendly, we felt 'overmanaged'. We won't be back. Sorry.

  • Visited August 2011
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St. Gallen, Switzerland
Level 6 Contributor
185 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
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“Great food - Glasshouse in winter, terrace in summer!”
Reviewed December 30, 2010

We are very regular customers at the Giardino's in Winterthur which is situated a bit outside the city center along the Tosstalstrasse leading to Turbenthal. The food is classic, Italian inspired and consistently on an excellent level. The wine list seems limited and would deserve some additions. We love the service which is omni present and friendly. We recommend a choice from the grill or Spaghetti Giardino, in summer their great Paella. The restaurant recently added a separated cigar bar. Parking is a bit difficult and we recommend to use the nearby parking in the shopping center and walk over to the venue. We highly recommend this restaurant if you are in the area!

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