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Calle 42, 70-22, Medellin, Colombia
+574 4131920
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Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 5
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lovely, big, thin pizza!

Came here for a business meeting (the other people didn't turn up!) one afternoon. Very friendly staff, good service. Eventually I gave up on waiting for my colleagues and ordered. The starter was a nice variation on bruschetta. Very tasty. And the Pizza Capricciosa was extremely tasty - lovely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
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Medellin, Colombia
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We were looking for this restaurant long time ago, This weekend we found it. The staff were great, the services was really good, and the food......ummmmm....delicious, yummy, great taste. We ordered pasta carbonar...ammmamazing...and the pizzas looked great.... Price...great...no too expensive no too cheap...is great for the taste. If you love paste...this is the place....one of the best.

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Thank zanti82
UK
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157 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Came here for a business meeting (the other people didn't turn up!) one afternoon. Very friendly staff, good service. Eventually I gave up on waiting for my colleagues and ordered. The starter was a nice variation on bruschetta. Very tasty. And the Pizza Capricciosa was extremely tasty - lovely thin base, tasty topping, and HUGE! But I finished it all... More 

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Thank DiveGodUk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Hey, if you go there you are just expecting to eat something delicious, and that's what you get, you're not going to a five-star restaurant, you are going to a tiny Italian place that has the best price-quality relation. Just arrived from there and ordered the "delicioza", totally recommended.

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Thank Simon G
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Really lovely owner, nice atmosphere and with window seats upstairs. Pizza is better than most that you will find in Colombia (nice and thin!) and will cost you a lot less than in El Poblado. Still, not a restaurant to blow you away!

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Thank Thomas J
London
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86 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This was the best pizza we ate during our travels in South America, and so cheap! The staff were friendly and the restaurant is well located.

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Thank VonGregson
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I am sorry to say that our visit to this restaurant was very disappointing. Now maybe because I spent 20 years living in Manhattan and maybe because I visit Italy once a year I am a bit of a food snob. All that being said I visited this place 2 years ago and thought it was good. And it is... More 

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Thank marcl736
Bogota, Colombia
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9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Pizzas, tiramisu, and prices for food and drinks were awesome, the real italian style pizza had a thin and crusty dough, simply delicious...! Staff was friendly, but somehow chaotic and unorganized, the plates arrived with too much time from the first to the last person... when some were finished for a while, the others started eating.... Pasta plates were not... More 

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Thank RitaL23
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126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

Looking for somewhere in Medellin with great food and at a low cost... Don't miss this! My husband and I don't like to re-visit places when we travel and live by the theory of trying something new all the time. No way! We will be back here every night we are here. Prosciutto pizza and lasagne is what we shared!... More 

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Seattle WA
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Maybe it's just that I don't like Colombian style pizza, but then neither would the Italians. This place is popular with the lower budget folks around Laureles, and the pizza is OK.

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Thank lovesafrica
Munich, Germany
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65 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This is THE place to have authentic Italian-style pizza in Medellín. No wonder it´s always busy! The staff is not overly friendly, but hey, the food is great and the price is OK. It´s my favorite restaurant in Medellín!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle 42, 70-22, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +574 4131920

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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