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Il Giardino di Epicuro

via Massa piano 8, 85046, Maratea, Italy
+39 0973 870130
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (31 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
“prosciutto” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
via Massa piano 8, 85046, Maratea, Italy
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Reviewed 2 June 2012

Must go-to restaurant if you're staying in Matatea, Italy, especially if you're staying at the RCI timeshare in Matatea bc it's really close. Fantastic food, friendly family-owned restaurant. The family makes everything incl. homemade pasta, olive oil, and dessert. There was a great violin player...More

Thank Hillary S
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Great food and excellent wines - you reallt have to go there if you are in Maratea. It's definitly worth the trip up in the mountains. The service is very very good. A dinner you will remember the rest of your life.

Thank LMD33
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Everything we have eaten has been "fatto in casa," made at home. The textures and flavors of the food are both simple and complex. The origins of the food are all local and known by the family. The relationship between the land the owners is...More

Thank Loretta G
Reviewed 29 October 2011

Its not for nothing this restaurant keeps winning slow-food osteria prizes in Italy. Its amazing. everything is fresh from the garden. the service is great. the pasta is to die for. all the meat is organic and farm raised. We went back 3 times in...More

Thank sparkyMontreal
Reviewed 13 October 2011

My husband and another couple and I visited Italy in September. We ended up eating dinner two nights here. Great atmosphere and a truly amazing Italian family. The food was superb as well as the wine, olive oil, and the service. Great, fun place --...More

Thank foreverfan
Reviewed 27 September 2011

We had a great meal at this restaurant. There probably was a menu but the hosts did a great job of describing the dishes to our group instead. Antpasti was a nice selection of cheeses and cured meats. Primi consisted of lovely pasta, including a...More

Thank kzw4nc
Reviewed 12 August 2011

The best restaurant in the world! There really isn't anything else to say. Just go eat there if you are in Maratea and you'll thank me.

Thank triciads
Reviewed 24 June 2011

Big mistake, we did not ask for a menu- not that there probably was one. Service was actually good but as we were the only 2 people there on a Friday evening, (says it all really) we would expect this. Ate twice as well the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Massa piano 8, 85046, Maratea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Basilicata  >  Province of Potenza  >  Maratea
  • Phone Number: +39 0973 870130
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