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Bar Trattoria Mainardo

Via Mainardo 19, 39012, Merano, Italy
+39 345 157 5412
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Mainardo 19, 39012, Merano, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again trip Advisor led us to a jewel: a local restaurant, crowded with locals, in a basic atmosphere, but fantastic. We were seated on the street on a small table. The menu was hand-written with typical Italian food. The dishes were superb, vintage Italian....More

Thank Jeroen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm usually sceptical about restaurants that are top rated on Trip Advisor but Trattoria Mainardo really does deserve to be no 1 in Merano. This isn't a fancy restaurant; this is where locals go to eat well at a sensible price. Simple food, cooked properly...More

Thank SoapyJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't expect much and were really positively surprised. We both had vegetarian pasta. Very tasty with fresh herbs and I believe pasta was homemade, too. Staff was very friendly. We would come back anytime!

Thank Holger R
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Mainardo was a pleasant surprise for lunch. With no expectations, I chose this place due to the proximity to the mall in the city center. It is located on a walking street which allows for indoor / outdoor dining. The owner was on hand to...More

Thank Cornell_Hotelie_94
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing food like mamas kitchen Organic, true and amazing taste! Full points for the food. Simple place with no special furniture or decoration. Well known from all the local guys

Thank Jens Christoph N
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I can fully understand why this restaurant is rated so highly. Authentic, affordable, uncomplicated food made brilliantly (which is surprisingly hard to find these days). The tris di canederli was definitely the best I’ve ever had with lots of melted burro (I find most restaurants...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Ate here a couple of times after being very impressed on first visit. Simple uncomplicated local fare,well cooked served and presented. Good sized portions and excellent wine to accompany it, red house wine (Vernache)in my opinion fantastic value. Staff are very pleasant ,hard working and...More

Thank paulbmwbloke
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

ragu pasta tasteless, pork ribs over done, dry and reheated, onion soup really an onion sauce with a smallest island of cheese and no bread, home wine not horrible but not good (1-2eur bottle) sold for 14eur

Thank daffke
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

They gave me an italian menu as I wanted to practice my italian. The staff was kind enough to answer all my questions even though they had a menu in english. The food was great! I recommend it!

Thank FlorecitaRockeraaa
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I have selected Bar Trattoria Mainardo for a family lunch during our trip to Merano based on TripAdvisor reviews. This has turned out to be the right choice. Very friendly and helpful staff, great food (simple, uncomplicated food, combination of Italian and Tyrolian cuisine) and...More

Thank Karel_Vesely
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3 September 2016|
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Response from Aneta C | Reviewed this property |
Hello In the menu there is notting about gluten free - it is a very traditional Italian place. But the owner is very nice and offered to cook outside the menu - so perhaps you can work it out with her. Be prepared for a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Mainardo 19, 39012, Merano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Trentino-Alto Adige  >  Province of South Tyrol  >  Merano
  • Phone Number: +39 345 157 5412
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Small but cozy trattoria just rinnovata.The availability 'reaches forty seats. Located almost in the center of Merano.
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