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Il Giardino di Epicuro

via Massa piano 8, 85046, Maratea, Italy
+39 0973 870130
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (8 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“salsiccia” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
via Massa piano 8, 85046, Maratea, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great family run place! The food was great, the host charming and "authentic" and the place something very special being placed in the middle of "nowhere"😀. Must be something special as it was a lot of people there both days we went there Good food...More

Thank Pål W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant. Absolutely delicious food, very kind owner and son who served us. The porcini tagliatelle was probably the best thing I've ever eaten and the home made mozzarella and pickled eggplant - delicious!

Thank LJB_190684
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing place in lovely location . Cannot understand the few negative reviews of this great restaurant! Everything was perfect! Antonio a great host and passionate about his 'slow food' and gave good recommendations for each course. The antipasti, pasta , cheese , dessert -all...More

1  Thank TERRY B B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We went to this place for lunch and it was quiet. But the food was amazing and all the food was personalized to cater to each of our tastes. The host was really friendly and made us feel really welcome!

Thank anandsaw
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Antonio has a passion for food and it shows. We requested vegan and vegetarian meals and he was pleased to discuss all options with us. There is a comprehensive menu which he happily adapts to the requirements and appetites of the customer. Everything is home...More

Thank jds1937
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Word of mouth sent us to this "slow food" amazing Italian restaurant that is out in the countryside in a little village of Massa outside of Maratea on the way to the Christ statue. Antonio is larger than life and quickly became our best friend....he...More

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Very nice food. The host was very friendly. We ordered 2 antipasti and 2 pasta and 2meat dishes. This was way too much food. Hut very tasty

Thank NancyBaens
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Antonio (the owner) said; "it's not only food on the table, it is my reputation". The food certainly met our high expectations. We had the 2 fresh pastas of the day (one with mushrooms and one risotto) and a nice Italian dessert. Everything is home...More

Thank J V
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a cheap meal, don't go there. On the other hand, if you are looking for an excellent dinner for a reasonable price, this is the place. We had pasta in Gragnano, and we had steaks in Argentina. This restaurant compets...More

Thank Itzik .
Reviewed 6 November 2016

WOW! Homemade family prepared slow food to die for. An amazing tasting experience of Napoletana cuisine. The host was very outgoing, knowledgeable and helpful in selecting from a lengthy menu which also had homemade gluten free items, e.g. chickpea flour pasta. Can't comment on wine...More

1  Thank sueprc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Massa piano 8, 85046, Maratea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Potenza  >  Maratea
  • Phone Number: +39 0973 870130
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