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Malandrino

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Almirante Montt 532 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Chile
+56 32 318 4827
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed - Thu 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 153
    Excellent
  • 89
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
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
They do it right

Classic little Italian place. Finally found a restaurant in Valpo that understood the concept of customer service. Servers are professional, food is great, they got it right

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Brian C
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Billings, Montana
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Billings, Montana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Classic little Italian place. Finally found a restaurant in Valpo that understood the concept of customer service. Servers are professional, food is great, they got it right

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Thank Brian C
Vina del Mar, Chile
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this place twice and I recommended it. Pizzas are great and they are wood-oven baked. Dough is thin and crunchy, I really recommend the vegetarian pizza, yummy. Price is ok, it could be a little less expensive though.

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Thank tamaraweitzel
Valparaiso, Chile
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Malandrino tries to deliver a reasonably faithful version of Neapolitan wood-oven pizza, at a premium price, with a nice atmosphere. It doesn't operate in the quick manner of a Italian pizzeria, and - common for pizza in Chile - is rather expensive. Poor quality Chilean parmesan (reggianito) is inexplicably wide-gauge grated over the top of the rest of the pizzas... More 

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Thank Pit L
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Try the different varieties of pizza, excellent! They are cooked in a wooden oven. Yummy amaretto sour!

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Thank gmsal
Santiago, Chile
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346 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Best pizzas in Chile. And the rest of the food is also great. Everytinme we go to Valparaiso we have lunch or dinner here. Simply great! Book in advance to be sure you get a table.

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Thank Thomas A
Casablanca, Chile
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

I have tried many pizzas in Valparaiso, Viña, Santiago and other Chilean cities, and I must say that Malandrino is the best place to have a real Italian pizza. The menu is not very broad, but their food is delicious. Have tried different pizzas, calzoni (the blue cheese's one is just amazing), lasagna and panacota, all of them very good.... More 

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Thank RenatoOtaiza
Berlin, Deutschland
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

We looked forward to have a nice pizza after our long trip from Mendoza. And we get exactly this: a very good pizza, very nice pasta and fast service. A little too fast. Paired with a good local wine. And at the end we also could pay via VISA what was very helpful after the cashmashine was brocken and we've... More 

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Thank Kathie1979
London
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120 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

If you are looking for a non-tourist café in a lovely part of town, we loved this smart neighbourhood pizzeria. The evening we ate there all the other diners were local families and couples. Meals are served is in a series of rooms with high ceilings and a rustic atmosphere. A huge open-fire pizza oven operates near the centre, and... More 

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Thank Formerly
Valparaiso, Chile
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

Really good, tasty, right out of the oven, cooked in a mud oven in front of your table. Very friendly people, family environment, not loud.

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Thank arriero4x4
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We came here at 9pm for dinner and it was happening, and got busier after us. The service was great. We ordered a bottle of wine, bruschetta and a margarita pizza. I must dock points on the bruschetta - it was really missing cheese. The flavor was good though. We loved the pizza and the wine which was carmenere (cheap... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Almirante Montt 532 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +56 32 318 4827

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?