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Il Brillo Parlante

Via Zaleuco 19/21, 89040 Gerace, Italy
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
9 Nov 2017
“Delicious Lunch Place”
28 Oct 2017
“Perfect family run restaurant”
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Italian, Mediterranean
Via Zaleuco 19/21, 89040 Gerace, Italy
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This home restaurant in Gerace serves typical Calabrian fare at very good prices. We were served an assortment of antipasti that were delicious, meats, cheeses, marinated vegetables, etc. followed by a variety of excellent primi and secondi. I had a delicious pasta dish for my...More

Thank drdmromeo
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We found easily this restaurant at Gerace.Its a family run typical italian small restaurant, owners are helpful, and kind with us. Food was very very good, like at home.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Touring with guests we asked at a local store where to eat lunch (dinner). We were informed to walk down the cobblestone road to a restaurant on the right side and go inside. We did. We were served in due time, wine and bread came...More

Thank Lorne H
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

This is a tiny restaurant on the Main Street and was always full when we walked past so we were keen to try it out. The food was really good, traditional trattoria style with generous portions but the service was really poor and so slow,...More

Thank AlisonHilton
Reviewed 28 September 2014

A out of the ordinary quiet town that will leave you wanting more and asking why don't I live here .

Thank moltomarcello
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

We were starving and walked in this restaurant/trattoria. The food felt like eating at someone's home. The pasta was hand made and delicious and so was the meat and salad. Very good value for money.

1  Thank 5SugarSpice
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Food was fantastic, wine is very rustic but compliments the food. Staff are great as they are all one little family and the price is excellent.

1  Thank Anita Maria S
Reviewed 13 September 2013

We were steered to this place by the son in law of our host at Il Giardino di Gerace B and B. It was just perfect, two plates of the most delicious home made pasta washed down by their own slightly chilled light red wine....More

1  Thank Murrayfield-on-tour
Reviewed 1 July 2011

This restaurant doesn't do fine dining, it doesn't have a large menu, good now that's out the way, what it does do is offer 4 choices for each of the three courses (even the antipasti contents change everyday). All of the food is fresh, locally...More

3  Thank Laser8London
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Kids, Child-friendly
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  • Address: Via Zaleuco 19/21, 89040 Gerace, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Reggio Calabria  >  Gerace
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