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Scalini Italian Restaurant

#15 of 433 Restaurants in Baku
Certificate of Excellence
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2 Bakikhanov Str., Baku AZ1065, Azerbaijan
+994 12 598 28 50
12:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
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The Hague, The Netherlands
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Scalini on March 8th, 2017 at 8:20 to celebrate Women’s day with my family. After we were seated, we waited for about 15-20 minutes for the waiter to take our order. Meanwhile, foreign couples arrived to the restaurant, and their order was taken immediately. We did not want to demonstrate our dissatisfaction right away, therefore we called the... More 

Thank Lala G
Olmedo, Italy
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and a friendly bar. Smoking throughout however not very nice if you dont smoke. Excellent pool table which is free in the back which offers a good place to spend some time and have a few beers

Thank scottmelvin96
Rome, Italy
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is an Italian Island in Baku. I found food to be prepared in a proper manner but the italian climate is excellent. A very good place to meet Italians and Azerbaijans.

1 Thank Alessandro V
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is high level starting from the decor style of the inside. The menu is easy to read and understand, is complete and various. Food are good quality. We tasted "penne al cartoccio con pesce", I was initially skeptic because it's hard to cook in "cartoccio" without overcooking the pasta itself, but it was delicious. My colleague had filet... More 

1 Thank Giervese
Baku, Azerbaijan
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Authentic Italian restaurant run by native Italian... Family, nice atmosphere, very good Italian food, pasta, pizza etc. All the best to owner...

Thank deleticdejan
Perth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

There are two Scalini restaurants in Baku, the original up close to the Hyatt Regency and the new one at Port Baku. Both are excellent, great service, great menu, great wine lists. The older restaurant is smaller, more intimate but that takes nothing away from the newer one. If you like Italian, you'll love Scalini.

Thank bpetrie100
Tehran, Iran
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Scaliani was the closest Restaurant to my hotel (Hyatt Regency) so the first option was to try it, and it did not disappoint. I went there on a quite night, but still the hostess and the waiter were very welcoming, they took my jacket and sat me down at good table in the restaurant. The tried the house white and... More 

1 Thank farhadsamii
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went in after some Christmas shopping. Had glass of fresh orange, tea, and Scalini spaghetti. Service was welcoming, restaurant very comfortable, and food nice. Not a huge portion but all I wanted, at a good reasonable price for a top end restaurant.

Thank David M
Baku, Azerbaijan
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It's very original Italian restaurant in Baku,with ambiance ,with food,with service. Bravo , the best in Caucasian region

Thank Emil M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

The best Italian restaurant in Baku. Simply the best. Elio, the manager is the nicest person I've met in my life. Extremely polite, friendly, caring and easygoing person. Food? What one can say? It is just perfect. Tastes differ of course, but it is worth to try.

1 Thank Ulvi Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bakikhanov Str., Baku AZ1065, Azerbaijan
  • Location: Asia  >  Azerbaijan  >  Absheron Region  >  Baku
  • Phone Number: +994 12 598 28 50

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