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Calle Lopez Cotilla 1906 | Arcos Sur, Guadalajara 44150, Mexico
+52 33 3615 1237
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Good for:
Romance
Special occasions

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  • 35
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of the best pizzas in Guadalajara

A really delicious pizza, lovely thin crust, 4 different toppings, one of the best I´ve had in Guadalajara. Very reasonably priced and the house wine acceptable. There have been some negative comments about the service, but the waiter who took care of us was very attentive. Pity that the chairs are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 11, 2015
emmie57
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Guadalajara, Mexico
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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71 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Guadalajara, Mexico
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

A really delicious pizza, lovely thin crust, 4 different toppings, one of the best I´ve had in Guadalajara. Very reasonably priced and the house wine acceptable. There have been some negative comments about the service, but the waiter who took care of us was very attentive. Pity that the chairs are so uncomfortable, but that´s the only negative. Well worth... More 

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Guadalajara, Mexico
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The place is small and traditional as you were in Roma. The best here is the Pizza you can´t go wrong. Relation price / quality is excellent. They don´t accept credit cards.

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Barcelona, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Best value of traditional Italian food, they have a handmade oven and prepare pizza at moment no frozen as most others

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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

Funicula serves amazing pizzas and italian food, really great food, but service is not friendly, takes forever to be seated in a table near the restrooms

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Guadalajara, Mexico
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

From the service to the taste and quality of the food, it's more than fair to say this is a regular italian restaurant. We went to La Funicula because we like to eat on the area it is located. We asked for some salad and calzones and they took their time, 35 mins for a salad? They are called entrees... More 

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Quadalajara
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

I have been multiple times and every time the food was delicious but the service was awful. I have stopped going because the service has been so bad.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

I've been there dozens of times and it's still one of my favorite restaurants in Guadalajara. Their pizza and pasta is excellent as well as the prices they offer. The service is good and diligent and it surprises me how I still see mostly the same staff since they opened around 8-9 years ago which is a good indicator of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

I travel all over the world and my favorite food is Italiano. Often times it isn't a good representation of Itialian food, well Funicula has it going on! Food is fresh, flavorful without being strong and the pizzas and calzones are full of flavor and taste. We ate on the 3rd floor overlooking the street...perfecto. Next time travel back I... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

I lived in Guadalajara almost 10 years ago and as Italian I have to say this is one of the best pizza I have ever had outside of Italy The owner is an Italian guy from Toscany and chatting with him made my experience even better! Going back there in 2013! :) can't wait :)

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Guadalajara, Mexico
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

This is a great place, is a little crowded, but the food is excellent, definitely a place to visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Lopez Cotilla 1906 | Arcos Sur, Guadalajara 44150, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara
  • Phone Number: +52 33 3615 1237

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 15

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions

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