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“Try the Vito!”
Review of Il Forno Pizzeria

Il Forno Pizzeria
Ranked #61 of 402 Restaurants in Frederick
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Frederick, Maryland
Level 6 Contributor
97 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
“Try the Vito!”
Reviewed July 22, 2013

I got a Vito pizza (pepperoni and gralic), to go, last weekend, and it was delicious. I love the thin, hand made crust, and the little globs of garlic. These folks do pizza right, but don't bother with the sides. The salads are nothing special, and the fried zucchini is totally bland. Just sitck with the pizza.

  • Visited July 2013
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English first
Frederick, Maryland
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Always a good pizza”
Reviewed July 17, 2013

Il Forno has never disappointed us with their pizza. The pizza is cooked in a wood fired oven and the toppings are always fresh. The hardest part is deciding what to get on the pizza. Our last visit I wanted something "healthy", so I got the plain cheese topped with fresh spinach. They are generous with the cheese (lots of cheesy goodness) and the crust is always tasty. You never get a cardboard tasting crust here. Good selection of beers and a popular place for post softball game celebrations.

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank fellinimom
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Level 6 Contributor
126 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Best Pizza In Frederick!”
Reviewed July 17, 2013 via mobile

I've eaten a lot of pizza but the pizza at Il Forno left me dreaming about how soon I could get back there to eat more! The menu offers a good variety of toppings - all fresh ingredients. Delicious! I was there on a crowded night after a concert. An adult baseball team was there and although they were loud, service was still good and the food was delivered hot.

  • Visited September 2012
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Thank SUZANNAH S
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Warrenton, Virginia
Level 6 Contributor
377 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“Could be so much better...”
Reviewed June 27, 2013 via mobile

Stopped here with kids. Pizza was a disappointment. Crust was crisp, which was nice, but too many toppings made the pizza wet, which made the crust soggy after a minute. Toppings were not that good, either. Staff obviously thought the place was there hang out.

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank Thero_Kenman
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Unique Pizza Dough makes it one of the best”
Reviewed June 24, 2013

After a few visits I finally put my finger on what the dough reminds me of... fresh hand-rolled pretzels! If you like those, you will love this pizza, of any variety. Our favorite mix is pepperoni, mushrooms and pineapple.

  • Visited July 2012
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Thank seabrew
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