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“Bring cash, a car, and an appetite!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Tierra y Fuego

Tierra y Fuego
Ranked #11 of 35 Restaurants in Montezuma
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $6 - $20
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Grill
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Cash Only, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Flavor and wisdom of traditional italian cuisine.... selection of cheese and cold cuts,home made bread and wood-fired pizzas.Fresh pasta,lasagna,veggie fettuccini,sea food spaghetti. Tenderloin,ribeye steak and pork from BBQ,balsamic vinegar "tagliata" with arugula and parmesan,grilled chicken and home made desserts... WIFI-parking area-botanic garden-safe for children
Washington, DC
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Bring cash, a car, and an appetite!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

After reading the raves here we were eager to go to Tierra. Because a previous reviewer said that its a quarter mile up the road from the turn just past the river, we thought it would be a nice walk. It's over 3 miles from the base of the Montezuma River! And given that the restaurant opens at 5:30, walking in the dark is a certainty! Do not attempt this! Driving is the ONLY way to get to this restaurant! Cash only too - good thing we had that. Food was fantastic. Clearly this is a popular place for the ex-pat community. Worth the trip, if you have a car. There are gluten free options. Two entrees and one glass of wine were $40.

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Jupiter Florida
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Hidden Treasure”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Just outside of Montezuma in Delicias, this Italian restaurant was a perfect place to celebrate my husband's birthday. The food, music and outdoor ambience were like a dream, and Stephanie's excellent service and recommendations are top notch. Go there!

Visited November 2012
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Hamilton, ON
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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“Yum!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

The pasta dishes are to die for. The appetizers were wonderful too, and they are excellent at catering to vegetarians. The service was great and it is definitely worth the cab ride a little ways out of town! Be sure to try their homemade limoncello with rosemary!

  • Visited November 2012
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Thank Sarah B
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Moorestown, NJ
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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“OMG Heaven!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Well, to get there you have to drive up a very scary hill so go when it's light out, coming back down is better. Once there you will be treated with a breathtaking scene of flora and fauna, a magnificent Italian kitchen (ask to take a peek), and glorious food! The owners are a charming family from Italy who really know their stuff!

Visited August 2012
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ontrzumz
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“the best ever.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

I love eating at Tierra Y Fuego. But it is more than the food. The atmosphere is wonderful and the owners are so lovable. I take all my guest to Tierra Y Fuego. No one has ever been disappointed. In fact they are so pleased and comment that that was a highlite of their trip.

Visited August 2012
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