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salerno

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Calle 3 Oeste # 3-35 Penon, Cali, Colombia
+57 2 8936588
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Vancouver, Canada
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went with a group of 5 for pasta. All were happy. The meal was reasonably priced. The ambiance is basic but not an indication of the place. Service was good.

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Thank Feroz K
Cali
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Salerno is a well know restaurant in Cali. Pollo al romero is a very good choice and oven pizza called pantalón is the most famous in Cali If you like pizza this is a place to go, is not the cheapest one but is worth it and they have restaurants in south part of the city, north and el peñón,... More 

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Thank Carlahernandez
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

If you come to cali , It's a must to visit pizzeria Salerno and enjoy a big mixed pantalón pizza , 100% delicious

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Thank Julian S
Warsaw, Indiana
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235 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Every time I come to Cali this is a must - their calzone is probably a tradition and the best I've had. This time we were the only table and they mixed up our order pretty bad and left us waiting for my daughters pizza for a long time. Flavor was awesome as always but our order got jinxed a... More 

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Thank Juancho D
Tromso, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

We eat dinner at the Salerno in Jardin Plaza shopping mall. The food here was amazing. The pasta and the calzone were just delicious. It was very relaxed even if the mall was crowded at that time. The dessert was also fantastic! If you want the best pasta in town you have come to the right place!

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Thank Thorz
Cali, Colombia
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Salerno has been for many years a place to go on the weekend for local familes. It is renown for its Pizzas and roasted Chicken cooked in a traditional clay oven which are a must try. They also have specially cooked potato fries which accompanied by their Napolitana sauce are delicious. The pasta are good as well. Its decoration is... More 

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California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

I went there for dinner and I ordered pizza. Somehow my uncle told me this restaurant have been long time since 1950. I told my uncle I doubt the fire is real for making pizza because I can see it's fake look like real. My uncle went and get look closer and found out it's gas not real fire baked... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We were four. I share with a friend a personal size pizza and the smaller size of "pizza pantalon" (Calzone). - The food: Good taste. Portions were big so if you go with kids or people that do not eat that much I recommend you get in pairs to share one dish. -Location and service: Good. The place was ideal... More 

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Cali, Colombia
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

I like this restaurant. They have an area for kids to play. Across the street is the El Peñon Park, which is worth a visit. They have very good tomato sauce and they sell it as take out.

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Thank Glenn H
Warsaw, Indiana
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152 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

A true napolitan calzone. Delicious. We also had the very highly recommended thick French fries with Neapolitan sauce. Service was great. Always delicious

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 3 Oeste # 3-35 Penon, Cali, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Valle del Cauca Department  >  Cali
  • Phone Number: +57 2 8936588

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