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Marcello Pizzeria

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1404 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
604-215-7760
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Los Angeles
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355 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Marcello's food is pretty solid. We were a group of eight people and everyone liked what they had. Pizza is obviously the main selling point and there are quite a few choices available. It wasn't the greatest meal of my life, but I liked what I ate. Service was fine - nothing special but fairly friendly. He did try to... More 

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Vancouver
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pasta cold, service fair to poor, the only really good thing was the water. Have been here many times befor but not for a few months... Has it ever gone downhill!

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Thank williamwT8706RA
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hit the place just before 6:00. 15% off food ordered before 6. Had the fried calamari for antipasto. Lightly breaded and nicely cooked...not not rubbery at all. Great taste...almost a full meal for 2! Then had a Forno pizza. Get the fresh mozzarella. Great creamy taste. And you'll have take home! We'll be back.

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Thank Sealiondiver
Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Sadly, this place upset our whole evening. It took way too long to get our food & when we did get it, it was the wrong order. This place is surviving clearly only because of its location.

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Thank kwipp
Vancouver, Canada
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We arrived tonight to a full restaurant, as expected on a Saturday. There was, however, room at the pizza bar, which we elected to take and were looking forward to. We were sat by the friendly hostess and given menus. The couple after us were also sat next to us at the bar. We waited... and waited... and waited to... More 

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Thank Zoe H
North Vancouver, Canada
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82 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

What great spot. I have been here 3 times in a month. The deck outside is bright and sunny . The food is exquisite! The service was attentive to every detail.

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Thank trunorth2015
Vancouver, Canada
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114 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

I came here for dinner on a hot Friday night. The restaurant was mostly empty, I saw maybe 5 small tables max. Even so, apparently they had run out of menus! I'm guessing they had a large party hidden away somewhere for this to happen, but no excuses were made by the staff so I'll never know. Sat down for... More 

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Thank Sam C
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

I was here with a large group and we just ordered a bunch of items and shared. Salads, pizza and pasta. Good wine. It was all very nice and tasty nice. Love the pizza oven! There is also outdoor seating too which should be nice for the summer.

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Thank Where_to_travel_next
Kelowna, Canada
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119 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Have been in a few times and always the same level of service and value...busy place so get there before the dinner rush or you'll have a wait. Pasta and cksms is always a winner

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Vancouver, Canada
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57 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Fun spot and very hardworking friendly staff. We ordered the prawns in cream sauce and focaccia which is really pizza bread slices perfectly baked. Nice size prawns. Delicious! Too much sauce so we added it to the clams in clam sauce and canneloni with cheese and spinach. Very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1404 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Commercial Drive
  • Neighborhood: Commercial Drive
  • Phone Number: 604-215-7760

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Commercial Drive

Neighborhood Profile
Commercial Drive
Commercial Drive, also called "The Drive," comprises of twelve sauntering blocks of modest and unfussy counter-culture. Straddling the line between sophisticated and unadorned, it is favoured by students, artists, writers, designers, and start-ups, and suffused throughout with a healthy off-beat counter-culture. The kind of neighbourhood which well-springs thought-revolutions and has the odd bit of self-aware graffiti, Commercial Drive has resisted gentrification in favor of continuing to build a thriving den of affordable multiculturalism. Once known as Vancouver's "Little Italy," it has also been the immigration point for Guatemalans, Hondurans, and Portuguese to the city. The resulting hodgepodge makes for poetry readings in espresso cafes, social debates in early-open bakeries, and eco-activism posters pinned up in the many multi-ethnic markets in the area. Commercial Drive is where you go to feel like a local, and if you have them, bring the kids – The Drive has a number of bookshops, toy stores, and attractions to get them involved too.