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Francesca's Pizzas

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Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
0800 GO4PIZZA
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As an American living in New Zealand, I have been disappointed by countless pizzas. Francesca's goes above and beyond with their delicious variety, perfectly fired crust, and affordable price. Delicious enough to have every night.

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Thank Samantha E
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I could make a better pizza with my eyes closed. Mushroom and cheese slapped on a bare base. Tastless, bland, disappointing. Service was good.

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Thank foodiefoodman
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They couldn't accommodate my wife's gluten and dairy free needs very well. The house red wine was very good.

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Thank Ronald A T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service and an excellent menu, but the Pizza stood out from the crowd plus an excellent house red wine

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Thank Graeme R
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

You need to book ahead here. They are incredibly popular all year round. The pizza and pasta menu are lovely. Great service and friendly staff. Wonderful selection that does not make it hard to decide. Pats and Beef cheeks- JUST GORGEOUS!!!!

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Thank Suzanne S
Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

We normally go to the restaurant for a meal but last stay in Wanaka had pizza takeaway from the cart. Ordered pepperoni two weeks in a row ( different people ordered) Two totally different looking and tasting! Week one looked half finished and undercooked although other pizza flavour ok. Week two same pepperoni, looked and tasted yum. Gave feedback which... More 

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Thank Penny S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

A good wood fired pizza, the flavours are good and venture from your traditional flavours. It has a eating place(one table) just outside, but you can take the pizza to a more attractive spot.

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Thank familyoffiveonhols
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017

I love my pizza's and I like to try one wherever I visit. Francesca's are very tasty with that lovely wood oven taste to them, I thought they were over priced for what they are and not much of a choice of toppings which I found unusual. Pizza's cost pennies to make and when I ordered a large pizza I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

We selected Pizza's from their online menu. They were well described and we were very pleased with the delicious fresh Pizza's. When we ordered, they were very accurate about when it could be delivered. Great Pizza's and great service

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Same owners as KIKA around the corner, these people know how to serve great food. Italian food predominantly. all four of us were extremely satisfied. Pizza is delicious...thin crust. Highly recommended

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: 0800 GO4PIZZA
Description
We are a mobile woodfired pizza business based on Brownston Street Wanaka ( next to base backpackers and New world).We serve authentic Italian syle pizzas cooked in our tradiotional woodfired oven. We work with local suppliers to bring you fresh and tasty pizzas served at very reasonalble prices. We open Thursday - Sunday 4pm onwards and from July 9th we are opening 7 days a week 12pm - 9pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?