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El Italiano

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Av Piura 394, Mancora, Peru
+51 73 411494
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Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Had dinner here with my fiance during our week in mancora . the food was great. the service was good . would definately eat here again .

Thank splatty89
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

OK, we arrived at quarter to three pm. Bad idea, but we'd just got into town, tired and hungry, and we didn't know better. On the main drag where this place sits, it was the only pizza+pasta place open. Foolishly, we didn't take the hint and go away and get a snack at a beach-bar. Why don't these guys just... More 

Thank battlestar010
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

The owner is Italian and he grows all the ingredients for his pizza toppings. I felt very welcomed here. The pizza and pasta dishes I have tried are very nice. The place is well decorated inside and the prices are good.

Thank Matthew R
Courtenay, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

Title says it all. We stoped for the lasagna which was advertised on the menu board as a daily special. We had one vegetarian and one carne. Both were microwaved until flattened and crusted to the plate on which they were served... Not what one expects for 26 soles each.

Thank Colby O
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carissimo o carissima vedo che hai conosciuto trip advisor in mancora dato che come posso notare le tue uniche 5... More 

Mancora, Peru
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

The pizza was so good and tasty, I recommend many to come and order a medium sized pizza. The sangria I ordered was delicious.

Thank Gaby M
Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

I went with a big group and although the service was a little on the slow side, the pizza made up for it and the staff was extremely friendly. An amazing family business that I would definitely return to!

Thank Charlotte B
Stamford, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

The pasta was great! Big plate and tasty ... Everything I wanted. Service could have been quicker and a few orders among friends were particularly slow but overall the service is average for Peru in general ! Overall happy with the restaurant and would recommend.

Thank Joe C
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

Delicious food. Quite friendly waitstaff. Hard for our group of 13 people to get exactly what we want but it was an A- spot

Thank maxobo
Miami, USA
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

The waitress went 3 times to the food store to get ingredients for our meal. The mozzarella was made of cardboard and the gnocchi were very average

1 Thank Overseasintl
Mancora, Peru
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Well since my arrival in Mancora I have found yet another wonderful place to eat, El Italiano. The moment I went to look inside the owner was quick to say good evening and made me feel very welcome. I sat down and was brought a cold drink, my order was taken and some 10 minutes later my fresh pizza was... More 

Thank William H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av Piura 394, Mancora, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Piura Region  >  Mancora
  • Phone Number: +51 73 411494

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