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Kammenstraat 71, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 226 02 95
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

This very small restaurant offers very good quality Italian dishes. Limited choice but very fresh and good quality.

Thank Carl A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2014

Find this restaurant by all means and once inside the tiny store-front downstairs carefully thread your way up the tiny winding stairway to the heaven that awaits you above if you are lucky and can get a table. According to our waitress Mario has been open for longer than 30 years and the food is all based on family recipes... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014 via mobile

Like many locals, we have been going to Mario's from time to time for the last 40 years. It still has a Southern Italy atmosphere and cooking which endears it to long-standing patrons. The Zabaglione is the best in town.

Thank Eric L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2012

the previous review really should have eaten here - I visited with friends in May 2012. The waitress was helpful with suggestions, the food was excellent, the place was busy but we were not rushed. It only takes cash and is only open for lunch - but is worth the visit for the Scampi Fritti alone!

1 Thank SJMOatway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2011

I was quite impressed when I entered this neat little bistro while on a recent shopping trip to Antwerp. I asked politely in dutch (it is not my first language) if I might use the restroom. The lady I spoke to agreed and shouted up to her colleague that I was coming up. As I went up the stairs I... More 

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Reviewed 8 January 2008

Delicious, real Italian the Italian way, small resto up the stairs in the shop.

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Reviewed 26 December 2007

love it, never ate upstairs, always take out, but it's one of the best italian food places in antwerp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$36
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kammenstraat 71, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 226 02 95

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?