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Tomaselli

#176 of 4,647 Restaurants in Recife
#198 of 5,018 Places to Eat in Recife
Certificate of Excellence
Espinheiro
Pizza, Pasta
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Rua Conselheiro Portela, 536 | Espinheiro, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
(81) 3427-3710
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Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 9
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Pizza in Recife

If you like authentic, thin-crust pizza, Tomaselli is the best choice for you in Recife. I've been there at least ten times over the past three years, and the quality and service are consistently good. They've got a decent wine list as well, and cold draft beer. It's informal enough for kids or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2014
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South Egremont, Massachusetts
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South Egremont, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

If you like authentic, thin-crust pizza, Tomaselli is the best choice for you in Recife. I've been there at least ten times over the past three years, and the quality and service are consistently good. They've got a decent wine list as well, and cold draft beer. It's informal enough for kids or a group of friends. I've had both... More 

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Madona, Latvia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

restaurant is clean, and tables are well distributed - after being there several times, there was no chance to pick a bad course - I was told the owner dines there as well, checking his investment constantly - you can tell the food standard begins from the ingredients quality - caneloni is my favourite - better go from monday to... More 

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South America
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

This is a good italian restaurant in Recife. The price is acceptable. The best dish is pomodoro spaguetti and for starts white pizza is Vera crisp. The service is reasonable.

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Brasil
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

This is a dominical program where go since the couples until the big families. It's a little noisy but the pizza is thin and delicious. If you stay inside, there is a nice piano. Try the mint ice cream, with little pieces of chocolate.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Conselheiro Portela, 536 | Espinheiro, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife>  > Espinheiro
  • Neighborhood: Espinheiro
  • Phone Number: (81) 3427-3710

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Pasta

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?