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“Yummy and fresh!!!”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Francesca's Pizzas

Francesca's Pizzas
Ranked #40 of 79 Restaurants in Wanaka
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $15
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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
Hong Kong, China
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57 reviews
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“Yummy and fresh!!!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

Had a large venison salami pizza. This was my first time to try venison salami and it tasted goooooood!!! $10 for a small pizza and $20 for a large. If u r a big eater, order the large. Its not really that big. Good option for budget traveller!

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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Great little pizza place”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2014

Cool, unique pizzas, such a cool set up. We had 1 pizza per 2 people and were satisfied with the portions. Could do 1:1 if really hungry!

Visited March 2014
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Concord, California
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278 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Amazing Pizza”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2013

Just to clear up any confusion, I am writing about Francesca's Pizza, which is a food truck or pizza wagon in a lot next to the Base X hostel. Francesca, I think, also has a fancy restaurant, and one of the photos here is of the restaurant, not the pizza wagon.
I'm a late comer to the food truck craze, and I've heard that pizza trucks are quite common. But I had never seen one and I'm a sucker for wood-fired ovens.
The pizzas are reasonably priced and imaginative combinations. I had rocket, chorizo and goat cheese (plus the basic tomato sauce and mozzarella). There are half a dozen or so choices available and two sizes. They assemble the pizza right there in front of you and you can watch it bake in the wood oven.
Most of the business in winter is takeaway, but there are outside tables if it's warm enough.
This is really delicious pizza.

  • Visited July 2013
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Wellington, New Zealand
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“Great pizza's - great service”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2013

Tried out a few pizza's from Francesca's over our recent visit to Wanaka - service was always quick and friendly, the pizza's were great and filled the gap after a hard day's skiing.

The 'garlic bread' was slightly unusual compared to what I would normally expect....

Visited August 2013
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“Pepperoni delicious!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

Great pizza base. As everything is a 2 min drive to town, ordered to collect and pizza was still hot to eat.
Good option after being at TC and not wanting to cook or sit in a restaurant.
The boys do well to whip these up in their pizza van.

Visited August 2013
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