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IL Forno

Kr 37A 8-09, Medellin 01234, Colombia
574 4484876
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Ranked #43 of 441 Restaurants in Medellin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $20
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Medellin, Colombia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Whether you are popping in for a bite whilst shopping, or going for an occasion, this is a restaurant that maintains it's standards. There is a varied menu, and the portions are ample and of good quality. There are a number of branches throughout Medellin, and you can be guaranteed the same quality of food and service at all of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Really tasty pizza! Good price and service! They also have hot sándwiches and different kind of pasta.

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Chocowinity, North Carolina
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111 reviews 111 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We eat their combinations toward the back of the menu. Salmon, caesar salad and a three cheese risotto. No bread but you do pick a sauce for the entree. They had a wine special last night. Full bottle for the price of a half bottle on a half dozen wines. We had a cabernet which was quite good. We also... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I am not particullary fan of italian restaurants. I am a good cook and can do myself most of italian dishes. But Il Forno does them better than I do! Its menu is fantastic and has multiple options. The pizzas are really "gourmet" and the pastas are absolutelly delicious. There are several locations in Medellín, and one in Cali and... More

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

IL Forno offers a nice Italian fare and is mid-priced for Colombia. You will be pleased with the salads and pastas!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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72 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I went with my girlfriend to this Italian Restaurant in Parque Lleras and I was quite surprised at what I had. The Lasagna Bolgnese was delicious, hot and fresh and I ate the whole thing. I also had the Mediterranean salad which was quite good especially the Italian dressing. Service was friendly and attentive.

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

The menu is so big u get confused on what to order. The service is friendly ,but the food was horrible.they don't have a clue of what fresh pasta is or in that matter what fresh food is. Don't go u will be disappointed.

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Miami, Florida
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15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

I have been to the "San Lucas" Il Forno location several times during my visits to Medellin. The food is excellent and the prices are very reasonable. I have tried the pasta and chicken several times and always happy. If your in Medellin and have time try this restaurant and you wont be disappointed.

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Medellin, Colombia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

You can find a lot of different things in the menu to choose from: pastas, salads,... It's not too cheap, but not too expensive. I'm not too much of a pasta person, so the salads are always my choice. The lemonade is delicious.

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Culver City, California
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119 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

There are several branches of Il Forno in Medellin. It's a casual option for Italian food. Don't expect fine cuisine - and I really have no complaints over the food. The restaurant is a good value for the price - with many varieties of pastas ranging from 15,000 to 22,000 pesos ($7 to $11 US). For these prices, the food... More

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