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The Italian Gardens

811 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1136
+1 906-984-2257
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good9%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
30 Jul 2018
“Very Disappointed”
8 Jul 2018
“Out of a can!”
Closed Now
Italian, Healthy
$$ - $$$
811 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1136
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

After having eaten at Java Joe's and Jose's Cantina, I was expecting good things from Italian Gardens. After all, they're owned by the same person. The building is quirky fun from the outside. The sign lists Gnocchi, Ziti, Lasagna, Fettucini. The interior was nothing fancy...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We left BC our server told us the sauce is from a can. If you order the meat sauce, they add meat to the can. Not Italian in my book!

1  Thank Heather R
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had a great meal here. We split a huge plate of spaghetti that included a salad. The bread they brought us was warm and fresh and delicious! The spaghetti was very tasty. For dessert we had a coffee Gelato which was wonderful! The total...More

Thank 807wheaton
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We thought we would go someplace near where we were staying and choose this place. Parking is in the back but it wasn't obvious. We were greeted promptly but that was where "prompt" ended. Since we weren't in a hurry, it wasn't much of a...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This little restaurant is not fancy. They do not serve wine or beer which is a downer for an Italian restaurant, but the food was good, not great, but good and the service was fine. It is not a place that I would go out...More

Thank Sbamaguy
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We wanted to try something different and sure love Italian. Looking at the very high reviews on this place, we tried it and was NOT disappointed !!! Very generous servings. Great taste, full of lovely garlic!! Nice salad, and VERY GOOD bread and garlic butter...More

Thank Geralyn M
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is a nice little place! It's in an older building that used to be a Mexican restaurant, but has been Italian under new ownership for the last two years. No place to eat outside, but it was rainy and cold when we went, so...More

Thank Elise W
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We participated in the 42nd annual Car show in St Ignace..ate at this new place..food was absolutely delicious..handmade warm bread..delicious salad and spaghetti and lasagne was superb!!! Service was excellent too. View of water is great too.

Thank FiantFarms
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I have been on a food journey and this was definitely the best place to eat Italian food. I hope I will come back some day

Thank paolalopezlopez
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The food enter through the eyes as well, and with this restaurant, the food didn't Wow me, the taste was ok, but the presentation could be better.

Thank paolalopezlopez
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1136
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Saint Ignace
  • Phone Number: +1 906-984-2257
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