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Calle 42, 70-22, Medellin, Colombia
+574 4131920
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    Very good
  • 2
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Dissappointing

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... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed January 31, 2015
marcl736
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29 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Bogota, Colombia
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3 reviews 3 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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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

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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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 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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Augsburg, Germany
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43 reviews 43 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 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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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Prices went up, service went down. As uncomfortable as ever. Apparently the chef opened a restaurant on his own (All´incontro) a few blocks away, near Mondongo´s.

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

Great food, great service, what more can I say! Best pizza we had in the entire country, proper Italian!! - yesmads.com

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New York City, New York
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136 reviews 136 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

Stopped by during the week and the upstairs was closed so the 5 of us sat outside in the front. We ordered 4 pies for 5 of us and we finished every bit of it. Good service at a fair price. I try to visit every time I am in town at least once.

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Medellin, Colombia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Most people´s complaint about Colombia is the food. Opera pizza is run by Italians and in my opinion is one of the few restaurants in Medellin that has a real international taste. Pizzas are thin crust. Very reasonably priced.

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New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

Opera pizza at first glance appears to be a very basic pizzeria with tables and chairs reminiscent of the pizzerias you see in the United States. But the keys here are the food - very delicious freshly made to order pizzas, good prices, ie. dinner for two under USD$20 and they allow BYOB, so you can bring your favorite bottle... More 

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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: Pizza

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