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Scalini Italian Restaurant

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2 Bakikhanov Str., Baku AZ1065, Azerbaijan
+994 12 598 28 50
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in after some Christmas shopping. Had glass of fresh orange, tea, and Scalini spaghetti. Service was welcoming, restaurant very comfortable, and food nice. Not a huge portion but all I wanted, at a good reasonable price for a top end restaurant.

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Thank David M
Baku, Azerbaijan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's very original Italian restaurant in Baku,with ambiance ,with food,with service. Bravo , the best in Caucasian region

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Thank Emil M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best Italian restaurant in Baku. Simply the best. Elio, the manager is the nicest person I've met in my life. Extremely polite, friendly, caring and easygoing person. Food? What one can say? It is just perfect. Tastes differ of course, but it is worth to try.

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1 Thank Ulvi Y
Baku, Azerbaijan
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As always very nice and delicious food, atmosphere is so Italian. Some new dishes in menu . Good choice of wine . Respect for the owner.

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Thank Ahmadova V
Mayrtle Beach, SC
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We found this great little Italian restaurant in the Rainbow Shopping Center by accident and it is a gem!!!! The best, really, the best eggplant parm anyplace! I never make it at home because my husband doesn't like it so I have tried it all along the Grand Strand. I did have another favorite but it can not compare. My... More 

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1 Thank happytravlertoday
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Food was soo great and the atmosphere in the restaurant was great too you have to try the food there

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1 Thank Saif A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Warm recommendation. Had a New York Pizza and it was really excellent. Good and polite waiters. Ask for the chili oil.

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Thank Lasse L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Good italian good and fast service. Try the mushroom risotto, grilled chicken with herbs and spinach ravioli. The portions in my opinion were huge and good enough to share.

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1 Thank KhawlaAF
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Restaurant is not too large and has nice atmosphere, the menu changes frequently and is quite diverse. On my recent visit we had very good rabbit, decent sea-bass and very well prepared steak. All accompanied by local red wine, which I strongly recommend. The service was very good, but I can imagine that they may gave problems when all tables... More 

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Thank witaka
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

It's always funny when you visit a restaurant of strong European culture in an emerging (to Europe) culture and location. Great food, good wines, friendly service.. considering.

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1 Thank Nondas Constantinidis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bakikhanov Str., Baku AZ1065, Azerbaijan
  • Location: Asia  >  Azerbaijan  >  Absheron Region  >  Baku
  • Phone Number: +994 12 598 28 50

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?