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La Dolce Vita

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Tampico, Mexico
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Restaurant in town

Dolce vita is a nice place to visit with your family. Food is delicious, and the restaurant is very nice. Lasagna is delicous also the pizza and the salad.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Dolce vita is a nice place to visit with your family. Food is delicious, and the restaurant is very nice. Lasagna is delicous also the pizza and the salad.

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Huixquilucan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

if you find yourself in Tampico and are craving for a truly italian dish, head for one of La Dolce Vita's two locations... one is across the street from the airport and another one on Avenida Universidad... If you don't see anything on the menu that catches your fancy, worry not... just instruct the waiter about your dish and he/she... More 

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Tampico, Mexico
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Very nice restaurant, prices affordable and the ToGo service is fine and you can select everything from the Menu.

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83 reviews 83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Had dinner here while staying at the adjacent hotel. Food was simply 'ok', service was not. Took a while to find someone to seat us and the servers tended to wander off or avoid eye contact when we tried to flag them down. The lighting was also ridiculously dim which made reading the reallllly long menu a chore.

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El Paso, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

I just came back from dinner at La Dolce Vita, which was a short 25 yard walk back to my hotel, the Hampton Inn Aeropuerto Tampico. I was pleasantly surprised. This is a very nice restaurant, with a great atmosphere, and in my opinion, impecable service. I never had to try to find my waiter or flag someone down. They... More 

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samtrips
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

very good food, nice restaurant, friendly staff. A+

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2011

I come to Tampico often, and stay at the Hampton inn right next to this place. Really convenient. The food is great and the service is great. Definitely worth a try. I love the carpaccio de manzo appetizer. Great! Everything else is awesome as well.

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Tampico
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2009

It's just the best Italian restaurant in Tampico, I haven't tried a dish that wasn't good. Both locations are very nice and on important avenues. The one on Ayuntamiento avenue is more cozy, the one next to Hampton Inn is more recent and has a bar too. It's a bit pricey but worth it. Don't miss the Insalata al pastore... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2008

La Dolce is next door to the Hampton Inn. The tabel cloths are white, the service is good, and the food is pleasant. Try the calamari

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Tampico, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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