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Rawdhah Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
0096626655855
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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194 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place Trattoria Italiana lookalike. Chef Lallo is one of the best, humble and loyal to Mediterranean cuisine. Customers were both Locals and International incredibly accessible to men and women together. All the waiters careful and kind always on hand. We ordered election of plates to share as quantities were BIG!!! I would say for two people each.... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

This is an Italian restaurant made out of very fresh Italian ingredients! My husband is a pesto sauce lover and he was not disappointed! I love the fried calamari but they have to be perfectlying done (lightly crispy and not greesy) and @ portobello they are! We also tried a delicious shrimp salad. I would recommend to go there for... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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194 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Guys, this is a pure Italian corner! Excellent tastes, fantastic pizzas and risottos, but also main courses with meat or seafood. High quality, with exception of the desserts maybe, the only drawback. Prices are very decent and the service is fine!

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Thank Nikos A
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Diner with friends were we had a nice evening However service was average, and food quality was not as good as we could expect

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Thank Olivier F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I keep going to this place since I went there 2 years ago. The food is nice, most of it almost like in Italy.

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Thank Bledar I
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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157 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

HI there, food and Restaurant are good...located in cosmopolitan city of Jeddah...for Saudi criteria...Pizza and Pasta have been delicious and Italian-spanish friends made the stay very funny and pleasant.Restaurant offers variation of red wine... Juice....but that's the Saudi way.Dinner approx.150sar

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Thank Danny A
London, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

One of the top Italian restaurants in Jeddah everything is fresh and yummy, cozy atmosphere suitable for families and friends

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Thank Meeeesh-s
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

A real Italian restaurant. Food is great, service excellent. I recommend fried calamari and pasta al pesto. Did not tried the pizza but they looked awesome. I will definitely come back.

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Thank Rene D
dusseldorf
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

nice and decent italian restaurant. It is better if you prefere to dine on the ground level, which gives you a very original italian atmosphere. Risotto was very nice, Pizza too. Some salads good be more round in taste and preparation

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Thank theo k
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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96 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

the owner and chief of this restaurant is a nice Italian gentleman. this is almost the only real Italian food in jeddah. menu is wonderful and food is tasty. prices are very reasonable.

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Thank Haddawi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rawdhah Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Makkah Province  >  Jeddah
  • Phone Number: 0096626655855

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