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Mauricio's Italian Restaurant

232 N Peachtree Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2549
+1 931-528-2456
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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232 N Peachtree Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2549
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I went with my boyfriend and the food was DELICIOUS. We love the place and its sooooo romantic! The price was very razonable. We ate 1 appetizer, 2 second plate and 1 dessert and the check was 60$! It's a restaurant for a special dinner....More

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Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you so much for all your comments and rating. We really appreciate you dining with us and hope that we will see you again real soon.

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Me and family were looking for a restaurant and came across this one. At first glance, we thought we would be underdressed but it is very welcoming. I ordered the veal marsala (picture) and I should've ordered the "petite" order lol. It was Alot of...More

Thank fieschela
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thank you so much for all the comments and rating. We really appreciate you dining with us and are happy that you enjoyed yourself. We look forward to your next visit. Jeff/Owner

Reviewed 8 April 2017

My wife and I ate here recently on a trip through Tennessee. I had cheese ravioli with marinara, and it was delicious. Best marinara I have tasted in a long time.

Thank caolon2015
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

We appreciate you stopping by and also for all the comments and rating. We hope the next time you are coming thru that you stop and dine with us again...Jeff/Owner

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Mauricio's offers a quaint yet elegant atmosphere. The restaurant is an older house converted into a dining gem. For a southern Italian restaurant the food is delicious and there is plenty of it. The staff is friendly and they do take reservations.

Thank Lorraine F
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for our rating and all your comments. We appreciate you dining with us and hope to see you again real soon.

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This visit to Cookeville was very special- to celebrate my sister's birthday. My husband and I drove from Knoxville to take my sister out and we made reservations at Mauricio's. First, this location is just perfect- sweet Victorian cottage beautifully decorated. We were promptly seated...More

Thank elikeitak
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Thank you so much for your rating and comments. We appreciate you taking time to share your experience while dining with us. We look forward to your next visit...Jeff and Tonya / Owners

Reviewed 16 February 2017

A group of ladies were here for lunch today. Reservations were made before hand for 11:30 AM We waited until noon to order, making sure everyone was there. Alot of the ladies ordered Lobster Bisque, some ordered an appetizer, and the rest ordered their lunch....More

Thank Karen H
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thank you for your comments. I appreciate knowing what happens when I am not present. I will definitely talk to my staff about your luncheon and I would appreciate if you would contact me through my web page - www. mauricioscookeville.com - Go to the...More

Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here many times. Absolutely fabulous Italian cuisine. I have had the Garlic parmesan sauce and marinara w meatballs or chicken parmesan. I have never had a bad meal here. Salad, bread, soup, desert, all are fantastic!!!! The chocolate cake is wonderful. Service...More

Thank Davis M
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you so much for your rating and comments. We are happy that you have visited us several times and have enjoyed yourself while dining with us. We look forward in seeing you soon. Jeff and Tonya / Owners

Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the go to romantic restaurant in Cookeville. The entire restaurant is located in an old home in the hospital/Tech District. Usually the dinner scene is candlelight with Italian or holiday music playing softly. The wait staff is incredibly knowledgeable and very helpful. While...More

Thank J Y
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Thank you for your comments. We are happy that you enjoyed yourself while dining with us. I would like to ensure you, that the quality has definitely improved because we now make all our soups, entrees from scratch. Also, once I became the new owner...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

The food was delicious. I look forward to eating there again. The atmosphere was very cozy. I think the bread sticks and dipping oil was my favorite.

Thank klabarnes
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Thank you so much for your comments and rating. We appreciate you dining with us and are happy you enjoyed yourself.

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

First thing.. I like the smaller feel. Our waitress was very courteous and helpful. I ate the ribeye which was amazing... I also love the fact they had my Gentleman Jack. We had a great experience and I would definitely do it again. I honestly...More

Thank Brian K
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

We appreciate your comments and are excited that you ended up loving it. I am curious on why you had a negative feeling about it at first. We look forward to you visiting us again I the near future. Jeff and Tonya/Owners

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Suzanne S
10 April 2017|
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Response from Jeffery C | Property representative |
We are presently coming out with a new menu and plan on putting it on the website with prices. We have also been working on our website to get it updated with the new software. All of this should be complete within the next... More
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Mary M
29 March 2017|
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Response from Jeffery C | Property representative |
The Chicken Piccata dinner portion is $21 and it comes with endless salad and bread.
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ramseyp65
11 May 2016|
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Response from Jeffery C | Property representative |
Hi, I am sorry that it has taken so long to answer your question. I just received the notice of the question. NO EXCUSES though...I am the owner and there is no problem in fixing the chicken or the veg medley. We cook... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 N Peachtree Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2549
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-528-2456
Description
The restaurant, formerly a residence, was built in 1910. It features hardwood floors, 14' ft ceilings, and 5 fine dining rooms, three with fireplaces. If you like good Italian food, old music from the 40's and 50's, and great atmosphere, come see us. Dress is casual and reservations are recommended on the weekends.
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