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A Taste of Italy

Italian, Pizza, Australian
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Lot 3/ Captain Cook Hwy | Palm Cove, Clifton Beach, Queensland, Australia
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Its in the Clifton beach shopping village

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  • 4
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good pizza

First I didn't want to go for dinner here, because the place didn't look as if you could get a tasty and good meal. But we still went, and I was positively surprised and enjoyed a tasty pizza.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
Michael S
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Aachen, Germany
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Melbourne
8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Living in Palm Cove for the past eight years, I yearn for a great pizza on a Friday night like we used to have in suburban Melbourne. I've been ordering home delivery pizza from a Taste of Italy in Clifton Beach for the past eight years (yes I'm a glutton for punishment) but there is no other pizza home delivery... More 

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Aachen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

First I didn't want to go for dinner here, because the place didn't look as if you could get a tasty and good meal. But we still went, and I was positively surprised and enjoyed a tasty pizza.

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Cairns, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

A Taste of Italy sells the worst and most expensive pizzas I have every eaten. the toppings are sparse and the base is terrible. This Take-away really needs to lift its game. Many locals who use to go there no longer bother because of the terrible food.

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cairns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

Taste of italy is our local italian restaurant and we enjoy their pizza and pasta good value for money and really tasty.

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SA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Random choice of where to eat after a day at the zoo. Lovely staff and yummy pizza. The carbonara pasta my daughter had tasted awesome

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

They offer 3 sizes of pizzas. My favorite is the Supreme. The 'chicken' pizza is very good also. Very tasty, great bases and friendly staff. The family supreme was $23.90. It is close to home, so when we want takeaway this is one of our go - to's

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Alice Springs, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Good seafood risotto all the time when you order. However pizza was always inconsistent, need to order exact detail ingredients of your liking instead of picking their menu and they will surprised you how good their pizza can be.

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Cairns, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Pizzas are just ok. Go to Palm Cove and try pther food. There is no consistency with this Takeaway store. There has been a general deterioration in quality.

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Melbourne
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I recently ordered a pizza to take away and despite the first impressions of a restaurant desperately in need of a re-vamp and not a single customer in sight, I decided to give it a try. Admittedly it was very fast, just 10 minutes of waiting. Unfortunately the rest is down hill from here: from the frozen shop bought base... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Always enjoy the pizzas from here, nice thin base with just the right amount of toppings and flavour. Only downside is the high price!

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Address: Lot 3/ Captain Cook Hwy | Palm Cove, Clifton Beach, Queensland, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Clifton Beach
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Australian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lot 3/ Captain Cook Hwy | Palm Cove, Clifton Beach, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Clifton Beach

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Australian

Description

Its in the Clifton beach shopping village

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