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Il Vicino Pizzeria

Certificate of Excellence
Nob Hill
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3403 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1431
(505) 266-7855
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very good break from normal pizza. Fresh and excellent cheeses to pick from and eccellent service.

Thank ken k
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited at 9:30 on a Tuesday evening. It was our first visit to the Il Vicino restaurant group. You order at the door then your meal is brought to you. The house salad with added goat cheese was perfectly dressed and perfect for splitting. The infused olive oil at each table is tasty and definitely spicy. We split the... More 

Thank Shelli Q
Mbabane, Swaziland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pizza bases were much more 'bready' than as a European I am used to. The toppings were adequate. The staff was friendly and service reasonably quick. A plus is that prices are extremely reasonable.

Thank Laurence N
Williamsville , New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

This is a small Italian restaurant on a popular strip. You order and pay when you walk in. The waiter then brings your drinks and delivers your food when it is ready. While that may sound like cafeteria style, it actually works quite well. I ordered the Margherita Pizza for $7.50. At that price I thought it was a personal... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Positive thing: they have a brick oven. Crust was cooked the correct amount of time but I personally didn't like the taste of it. Same for the mozzarella...a better mozzarella would have changed completely my opinion. Overall pizza was good but there's area for improvement. Nice that they have spicy/hot oil on each table. Place was nice and relaxed.

Thank Andrea C
Taos, NM USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

A varied variety of pizza, beer and other dishes. Why would anyone go to fast food pizza joint when you have this place instead! Best pizza in Albuquerque. Personal size pizzas, salad and a beer for a reasonable price. The service is attentive to your needs and friendly. I'll be back!

Thank Bogey911
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Like many places in Nob Hill there is some effort to provide a degree of vegetarian fare though finding vegan requires some work on the part of the patron. This establishment has been around a while in Nob Hill and has undergone at least one renovation over the years. It has also been uneven in the quality of the food... More 

Thank J V
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Go there for lunch sometimes and for dinner as well. They have excellent salads and a whole array of other Italian type cuisine. The Salsiccia pizza is quite good as is their Pepperoni. If you like crafted beer with your pizza, this is definitely the place for you.

Thank Hispanophile46
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

First time visit for us. You walk in and are asked to place order before seating yourself. Menus are at the door if you need a minute to decide. Just a few feet away is someone who was eager to take our order and accommodate our requests. We ordered, paid and took our order stem with number and seats. Within... More 

Thank Jonnapierce
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Location: Not from NM a friend took us here right when I flew in! Street parking! Customer Service: It was pretty late at night not too many people but we were seated right away and the food came out quick! Decor: Reminds me a lot of a little hipster joint, or a restaurant I would have went to when I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3403 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1431
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighborhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: (505) 266-7855

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