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Il Giardino del Gusto

) #6 of 121 Restaurants in Ventimiglia $$$$ Seafood, , Italian
Piazza Venti Settembre 6C, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
+39 0184 189 2988
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
“mousse” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Contemporary, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Piazza Venti Settembre 6C, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Yesterday was the third time I visit Il Giardino del Gusto and I feel compelled to write a review after the experiences I have had. It is a small cosy restaurant with a phenomenally creative young Italian chef who fuses traditional Italian ingredients with other...More

1  Thank George N
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This place is just amazing and surprisingly unknown. We always take the tasting menu and have never been less than ecstatic afterwards. Generally when one eats out in a group there is always one dish which is the star of the show, here we always...More

1  Thank JoffandSarah
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I usually spend one month a year in Liguria and it's impossible for me do not go one time to 'Il Giardino del Gusto'. Best quality of dishes,excellent service and great ambiance. Not expensive if it thinks you get the same quality of dishes in...More

4  Thank Marco B
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Top! We had Gambettas di San Remo as Anti Pasti, which were served with thin sliced zucchini, a fluffy basilic mousse. Very well done and delicious! You can also have them raw which we had for taste. For main course we had Chicken and Lamb....More

4  Thank lousanoff
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the Restaurant during our holidays in the Ventimiglia area together with our two girls. We were presented with an excellent variation of fish and seafood paired with regional and other Italian wines matching each of the 6 courses perfectly! Our girls each enjoyed...More

4  Thank Karsten B
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Together with my partner, I had dinner in this small very modern and well decorated restaurant in Ventimiglia. We went from surprise to surprise when we took the Chef's menu for €42 pp. The fish was so fresh it melted on the tongue. The pasta...More

4  Thank Charly_CH
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The last meal here was so good, I couldn't wait to go back. It was equally extraordinary. We ordered the menu degustazione, which is a surprise menu in which your likes and dislikes are discussed first. Our antipasto was a foie gras with strawberries and...More

4  Thank ellie1819
Reviewed 6 December 2015

When you choose the three or four courses menu, the chef cooks at his choice,and you discover fantastic,delicious and unusual combinations of tastes,all well balanced. Kind and attentive service,at our request we were offered three types of extravirgin olive oils to taste. Nice and chic...More

2  Thank Paola P
Reviewed 28 November 2015

All 3 courses were delicious and original. Some very unusual but excellent combinations. Not what I think of as typically Italian - possibly because the chef has worked in several countries - but the best meal we've had in a long time. Certainly has to...More

3  Thank Linda D
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Very attentive service and dishes beyond our expectations. Our first visit a few years ago was a great experience. We didn't expect the same quality this time, but they really surprised us. We gave the chef free hands and he delivered even more interesting combinations...More

5  Thank Susanne R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$39 - US$1,116
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:45 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:45 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:45 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:45 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:45 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:45 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Venti Settembre 6C, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Ventimiglia
  • Phone Number: +39 0184 189 2988
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