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14995 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Commons, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2060
+1 727-397-4971
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17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
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Roseville, California
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178 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Like many of the reviews say, you see how well this is rated then see it's in a small strip mall and wonder, "is it really that good". Yes, it is. Small Italian place with wonderful good and great service. The meals were as good as I have ever had. Very reasonable price. The Chicken Carbonara was incredible, but everything... More 

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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Mario's Italian restaurant I'll give this a 5 star rating because I have been here about 6 times now and never had a bad meal or experience. The owner is there working / cooking and talking to guests. I had tonight the penne arabiatta with sausage. A little spicy but so so good. I left there and watched the sunset... More 

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Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

The place was not busy and yet the wait staff was slow and confused. They couldn't even remember if they brought us our salads. The food was average with the pasta being over cooked. My chicken cutlet was too thick and had a hard fatty spot. Over all not impressed and would probably never go back.

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1 Thank tom m
Saint Joseph, Michigan
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170 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2015

This is a small restaurant with about 8 tables and 4 seats at the bar. They do not take reservations so you may have to wait - but it worth it - the aroma permeates the air from the moment you walk in - my nose was in love with this place before first bite! They serve traditional Italian dishes... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015

8 days into my vacation and I was tired of eating out and craved for something a little like home. We were greeted and seated immediately. It did take a little while for someone to bring us our menus and water. The menu promised a good variety and dishes sounded good. But, could this little unassuming hole in the wall... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here a million times and I have never ordered anything other than the seafood boulliabaise! It is that good and huge! Great service! But it's small so make sure you have a rez especially on the weekends.

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New Glasgow, Canada
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111 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We liked the food and went a couple of times. Some dishes seem very authentic Italian, some others americanized (like most places). They have a selection of wines from Italy and the US so a pretty good variety. The only downfall to this place is that it is very small.

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Bradenton, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Never in the area but saw on hotel map a few suggested restaurants close by and decided to take a drive to check out a place for dinner. Mario's is in a rather small shopping center and it is also small but oh so big on delicious Italian food. It is prepared fresh and so many options for a tiny... More 

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Warsaw, Indiana
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

This is a hidden gem! The sauces they use in their dishes were amazing. Very cozy and they take great pride in their service.

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Thank ED A
St. Petersburg, Florida
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41 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Mario's is situated in a small shopping mall, on Gulf Blvd in Madeira Beach. I have passed it many times and never noticed. However I went to a book review at the local library and asked about a good local restaurant. Several people recommended Mario's. Small, relaxed, made to feel welcome. Very pleasant server. Many very interesting meals to choice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14995 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Commons, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2060
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Madeira Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-397-4971

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?