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Il Forno

Schout bij Nacht Doormanweg 35C, Willemstad, Curacao
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Ranked #57 of 129 Restaurants in Willemstad
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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62% Recommend
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Curacao
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Il Forno Mahaai is nothing special, but the place looks nice and cosy. Their pizza's are very good with a thin crusty bottom as I like them (others may have other preferences). Prices are ok, especially on all you can eat Monday when a visit to Il Forno is a bargain and the place gets crowded, so you had better... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I loveeeee their food. And I am not saying this as a ex-employee but as a customer. But the service is sometimes not so great. (And I am not saying that because something happened with me and the managers or anything. I don't work there anymore because I moved away for University). When I am on vacation on Curaçao I... More

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Atlanta, GA
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89 reviews 89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Finally a place on the island where you get what you pay for. The pizza was great and so were the salads. Many of the pizza's are unique to ingredients on the island and not typical American styles which made the experience even better. Seating is relaxed and outside so you can come after a day at the beach and... More

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Willemstad, Curacao
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

My husband & I visit this place from time to time since I love Italian, actually all Mediterranean food. I am from Mediterranean & I can't live without it. Service is most of the time ok, here & there could be more attentive & offer second drink. I love their garlic bread & tapenade, eggplant parmigiana is great, carpaccio is... More

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Kensington, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

They have good wood-baked pizzas, pastas and other Italian specialties. The wait staff are pleasant.

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Charlestown, Maryland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We eat at Il Forno at least once during our annual vacation in Curacao. This year we took advantage of the pick up service the restaurant provides. The driver was prompt, polite, and a competent driver. We order Sangria (one of our favorites) and 2 pizzas. The pizza was wonderful. For dessert we shared a crème brulee. We will return... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

We ordered four different pizza's at Il Forno and were surprised by the excellent quality. We didn't expect to find such a nice pizza restaurant on a tropical island. Also the service was good and it didn't take long before we got our food.

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Curacao
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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

Il forno has long been one of our entire family's go-to options and when the kids return to island from abroad, this is always on their short list of island favorites.

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Le Mars, Iowa
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We were so excited for this pizza as we had high expectations...it was only average:( It was good and filled our bellies but it was not amazing by any means. We called in our order and picked it up as we rented a house on the island. I would say try it and make your own assumption but to us... More

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Willemstad, Curacao
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Living rather around the corner from the restaurant on the Caracasbaaiweg it is for us always nice to just grab a pizza. This time they were different from what we are used to, they said a new cook... Whatever it was a big disappointment, too much flower underneath crust too tough and a very dull taste. I really never understand... More

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