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El Italiano

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Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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Av Piura 394, Mancora, Peru
+51 73 411460
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 67
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 8
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  • 8
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
VERY GOOD ITALIAN FOOD

As a Surf Guide been coming back with a lot of passengers and they all agree with me. You can have 14 different kinds of Pizza and the best pasta dishes around. If you are around, drop by, try it you will like it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2014
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Mancora, Peru
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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English first
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Today we ordered 2 large pizza with a lot stuff on Them... And it was so good! I really recommend you, if you wanna good pizza go there!!!

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Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Every time we visit mancora the first dinner we have to eat at "el italiano". The owner is a great cook who got his recipes from his italian mother. He creates fresh pastas and gnocchis with delicious tomato or white sauce. The pizzas are not like in italy but in mancora the best. Try the irresistible homemade bruschetta as a... More 

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Berkeley, California
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We were one of two tables being served when we had an early dinner. They were quick to take our order and then we had to wait an extremely long time for food and drinks. The drinks didn't get to us until after we had been served our garlic bread and pizza. They both had gigantic iceberg sized chunks of... More 

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We had pizza and 4 cheese gnocchi, The pizza was good, the gnocchi was uneatable. The owner/manager was really nice and changed the gnocchi to one with tomato sauce which was fine. The place is pricy compared to Peru the media pizza was 38 soles. All around nice but not more We won't be coming back.

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Mancora, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

As a Surf Guide been coming back with a lot of passengers and they all agree with me. You can have 14 different kinds of Pizza and the best pasta dishes around. If you are around, drop by, try it you will like it.

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

Definitely the best place to eat Italian in Mancora. Real Italian chef (who is very friendly), delicious pizza, nice atmosphere. Must go.

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Mancora, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The best Italian restaurant I have been to outside London! I have been in Mancora for 2 months and this is one of my fav places to eat out......not only is the pizza divine but the pasta is exceptional aswell. All freashly made. The staff are friendly and welcoming. Deffenetly worth a visit if your in the area. plus there... More 

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Lima, Peru
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Pure traditional Italian food made with quality ingredients. The best place for a late night dinner or to navigate on internet eating the world's best cannelloni!

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Mancora, Peru
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

I spent 2 months vacations in Mancora, Peru. I found one little piece of Italia over here. How I love pasta I've tried El Italiano Restaurant. Crazy, the pasta is done at the time, and the sauce looks like in Rome. The people that works there very fun and educated. They speak italian and play nice italian music too. So,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Stopped in for a nice meal on my birthday. The place was very busy and had several people working however the people who seemed to be the managers were not doing much. However there was one young man who had an interesting name that slips my mind who was working extremely hard and was keeping things together for what seemed... More 

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Additional Information about El Italiano

Address: Av Piura 394, Mancora, Peru
Phone Number: +51 73 411460
Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Piura Region  >  Mancora
Average Prices: USD 10
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av Piura 394, Mancora, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Piura Region  >  Mancora
  • Phone Number: +51 73 411460

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

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