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Maxela Genova 1 - CLOSED

Vico Inferiore del Ferro 9, 16124, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 247 4209
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
6 Nov 2015
“Fantastic meat dishes and great service!!”
21 Sep 2015
“Meat is not tender”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Vico Inferiore del Ferro 9, 16124, Genoa, Italy
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11 - 20 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 8 February 2014

Was taken here by a colleague who lives in Genoa so that was handy for the translation. Unlike some reviewers we actually found the service very quick. Some excellent parma ham to start and I had "hamburger" with all the trimmings. I've got to say...More

Reviewed 30 January 2014

My friend and I had a wonderful dinner at Maxela on a cold night in January. We were very pleased with the service, the wine, the entree and dessert. We started with the excellent steak tartare Francaise. I wish we had ordered two. My friend...More

Thank Lyorac
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Been there with friends. The restaurant is very typical, in the old part of Genoa, very close to the famous Via Garibaldi. Tables are some small, no tablecloth, not even a small piece of paper as table cloth. Menu is ONLY meat. Quality of the...More

Thank micci1803
Reviewed 5 October 2013

This is definitely a restaurant for carnivores – with their excellent meat displayed in a refrigerated case just inside the door. The majority of lunchtime patrons were locals and businessmen. It had a lively, friendly buzz. Our meal was very simple and delicious – pasta,...More

Thank SydneyTeviot
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Let's be clear if you are a vegetarian do not even walk close to this place, here the meat is the "thing". The décor reminds of a butcher shop of the old times with small tables with a white marble tops.You can find all different...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 14 May 2013

The steak here is very good. Good steak is hard to find in Italy, and these guys do it right. I went here twice while in Genoa. The first time, my partner and I were seated with no problem. the second time, I went in...More

1  Thank kevindickerson88
Reviewed 11 May 2013 via mobile

Good variety of quality fresh meats. Also a good variety of ways to serve it raw. And a nice beverage list to please everyone in the family.

Thank nonobanana
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Just had a very good diner at this restaurant. Very friendly personnel, good and honest food. Locaation is just oof the "palace road".

Thank touristofgenua
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I have dined at Maxela with an Italian friend on two separate occasions (in September last year and again in early August this year) and I would almost certainly like to visit again!! The meats are excellent - as would be expected from a restaurant...More

Thank alekha
Reviewed 10 June 2012

All aspects of the restaurant are designed as a butcher shop. Food is chosen from a glass show case; tables, place sets, tableware and menu follow the theme. Even the coat hooks are meat hooks! The food is excellent, not only beef but the chicken....More

Thank moxnix35
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  • Address: Vico Inferiore del Ferro 9, 16124, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 010 247 4209
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