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Mauricio's Italian Restaurant

232 N Peachtree Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2549
+1 931-528-2456
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
16:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
232 N Peachtree Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2549
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for dinner and my husband is super fussy. The menu had a nice selection. The servers were friendly and helpful. I had the alfredo that was good but I wished was more cheesy. Hubby had the lasagna and it was very good. The...More

Thank Anita B
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We appreciate your rating and review. Thank you for dining with us and we look forward to your next visit. Jeff and Tonya / Owners

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a shame that such a nice romantic and cozy place with great servers can not match the taste in the food. We used to enjoy the meals. Tonight none of us were satisfied with our meal. The chicken dishes did not have any taste....More

Thank Alberto D
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. I apologize that you did not like the entrees you ordered. It is very rare that we have complaints with the food in the last year especially since we have worked on almost every dish...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five of us celebrated a birthday there Saturday night - we had heard about Mauricio's for years, but most of us had never been. The restaurant changed owners a few years ago. It is best to make reservations, as the eatery is in a beautiful...More

Thank BedfordFalls
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us and also contacting me with all your questions and concerns. My wife and I love seeing great comments but we also like to know when something is wrong or if something you didn't like whether it is with the...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We saw this restaurant on Tennessee Crossroads and decided to make the trip from Nashville. It was worth it! Nice easy Saturday afternoon drive for some delicious food! The lasagna and chicken Mauricio were both great. Our friends got filets and loved them. We'll go...More

Thank Laurie C
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you so much for your comments and rating. Also, thanks for driving from Nashville to dine with us. We are happy that you enjoyed yourself and loved all we had to offer and we are excited that you will visit us again...Jeff and Tonya...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

We have known about this restaurant for 2 years. We met the owner shortly after we moved to this area at her Whistle Stop restaurant in Baxter TN ( best pizza ever). She told us about Mauricio's. The food was delicious, the setting was perfect...More

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Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you so much for your rating and comments. Tonya and I really appreciate all of them and are glad that you decided to give us a try. We look forward to your next visit. Jeff and Tonya / Owners

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Went here 6/1/17 for lunch on our anniversary. Ordered a bottle of Chardonnay to go with our meal. My wife and I always split a dish since we are not large people. Expect a five dollar additional fee. Ordered the Veal Marsala and received chicken...More

Thank Jack B
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

I'm really sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your dining experience with us. Usually I am informed of a mistake made by the kitchen or by the server but in this case I was not. I would appreciate if you would contact me...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Because of other reviews on this restaurant, we decided to have dinner here. It was wonderful! The restaurant is in an old house and is beautiful inside. The service was excellent, and our food was exceptional. You couldn't ask for anything more.

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Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for all your comments and rating. We appreciate you coming by and trying us out. We look forward to your next visit. Jeff and Tonya / Owners

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A great Italian restaurant, perfect for a romantic date night in Cookeville. The service was amazing. Also, on your anniversary they offer a free slice of cheesecake! Large portions of the best pasta!

Thank Vanessa D
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thank you so much for your rating and for all the comments. We are glad you enjoyed yourself and Happy Anniversary...Come back and see us again real soon.

Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were delighted - and surprised - to find such a lovely restaurant in Cookeville as we were traveling through. Mauricio's is a first class special occasion restaurant with charming decor and excellent service. I was having a very sad evening, having lost my wedding...More

Thank X-NYr
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

I want to thank you for your rating and all your comments. We feel for your loss of the wedding ring but we are happy that we was able to help cheer you up a little. We appreciate you trying us out and we look...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

On our way from Gatlinburg to Nashville decided we were up for some Italian food instead of the American cuisine so far. The food was lovely: both mains (special: braised short rib & mushrooms pasta dish, chicken Parmesan) as well as the fresh salad and...More

Thank Ruben D
Jeffery C, Owner at Mauricio's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you so much for stopping by and also for all the comments. We really appreciate you dining with us. Just for your information, we have looked into offering an expresso/cappuccino. Maybe in the near future, we can make that happen... We hope the next...More

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Suzanne S
11 April 2017|
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Response from Jeffery C | Property representative |
We are presently coming out with a new menu and plan on putting it on the website with prices. We have also been working on our website to get it updated with the new software. All of this should be complete within the next... More
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Mary M
29 March 2017|
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Response from Jeffery C | Property representative |
The Chicken Piccata dinner portion is $21 and it comes with endless salad and bread.
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ramseyp65
12 May 2016|
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Response from Jeffery C | Property representative |
Hi, I am sorry that it has taken so long to answer your question. I just received the notice of the question. NO EXCUSES though...I am the owner and there is no problem in fixing the chicken or the veg medley. We cook... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 N Peachtree Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-2549
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-528-2456
Description
The restaurant, formerly a residence, was built in 1910. It features hardwood floors, 14' ft ceilings, and 5 fine dining rooms, three with fireplaces. If you like good Italian food, old music from the 40's and 50's, and great atmosphere, come see us. Dress is casual and reservations are recommended on the weekends.
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