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Al Forno Pizzeria

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Belgica E9-35 y Av. De los Shyris, Quito, Ecuador
+593 2-333-0681
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sat 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 82
    Excellent
  • 71
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Surprisingly good

I was a little concerned about eating here because of the mixed reviews, but our experience was very positive. To begin with the service was excellent. Not sure about the many reviews that criticize the service, but our experience was very positive. We were never ignored and our drinks and food... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 5, 2015
Scott8147
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The Villages, Florida
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
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186 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
The Villages, Florida
Top Contributor
363 reviews 363 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I was a little concerned about eating here because of the mixed reviews, but our experience was very positive. To begin with the service was excellent. Not sure about the many reviews that criticize the service, but our experience was very positive. We were never ignored and our drinks and food came out promptly and as requested. The hostess kept... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

nice italian food, we enjoyed pizza and lasagna, and a fresh lemonade; but the waiter didn´t look very happy. No tips this time mate!!! Ah, they don´t serve prosciuto anymore!!! too sad because I loved their prosciuto pizza.

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Cotacachi, Ecuador
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

One of our Ecuadorian friends introduced us to the great little pizza place. We had an appetizer of tomatoes topped mozzarella cheese that was wonderful. Plus crisp pizza with an assortment of toppings. Don't miss out on the bottle of spicy vinegar. We are from Texas so we loved it hot & spicy.

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Quito, Ecuador
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The crazy vegetarian pizza is really packed full of veggies. Home delivery is not that great and the pizzas get soggy. Service is not the best; we arrived at the time they supposedly opened and were made to wait about 30 minutes and actually told to wait OUTSIDE. That said, the pizza is pretty good.

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Toronto, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Absolutely dreadful Pizza. A bit of cheese on a piece of bread dough. the food is Nothing like the pictures on the menu. Enough said. i won't be back and wish I had eaten elsewhere.

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Uniited Kingdom
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We walked from our hotel (Lugano Suites) to the Al Forno (this took less than five minutes). We had a simple pizza and salad. The thin-crust pizza was absolutely delicious. We were more than pleased with our choice - the meal with one water and one beer came to only $18.80 - remarkable value.

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Quito, Ecuador
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The service is great. The menu is very simple and very tasty. They have plenty varieties of pizza and other dishes. I recommend a lot dish # 85, haha... Yes. The dishes are numbered. The desserts are very good too. I had a lemon cream. It is very bitter (like lemon) but I really enjoyed it. The prices are quite... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

They only have 2 lines and both on waiting call. I have been trying to order for over an hour and I can't get to talk to a person.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I am Italian...I have to say that it's very difficult to eat a decent pizza in South America but this Pizzeria is REALLY good! the Pizza is definitively the real one :-) and the environment is very nice! Really worthy to go if you want to try excellent Pizza and Pasta! Soy Italiana y la Pizza de Al Forno es... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This restaurant has a poor service, with no people qualified for it. We ordered carbonara spagetti, after an hour waiting they tell us that it was not registered and we cannot be served. And denied to give us the food! The try to compensate with dessert. TERRIBLE!!!

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Alfornopizzeria_ec, Propietario at Al Forno Pizzeria, responded to this review
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Estimado amigo, Agradecemos profundamente las opiniones de nuestros visitantes y principalmente aquellas que nos hacen crecer. Esperamos en un futuro... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Belgica E9-35 y Av. De los Shyris, Quito, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-333-0681

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?