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“Fantastico!”
Review of The Italian Job

The Italian Job
Ranked #50 of 216 Restaurants in Playa Blanca
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Reviewed January 1, 2013

There are some mixed review of this place that I really cannot fathom. This is a gem of a restaurant, small, cosy, casual, tucked away Italian amongst a crowd of Spanish tourist-style restaurants. The menu is simple as is the food, but it is truly excellent, and would rival Italian food I have eaten in rural Italy.

It is Italian run, and the owner is on hand in the restaurant. Service is excellent and friendly, a little familiar but no more than you might expect in a well run, intimate, small town Italian.

We went on several occasions and enjoyed many different dishes. The pizzas are well prepared, rustic, and fresh. The lasagne was just brilliant! Reasonable wine choice, but we found the house wines a great complement to the rustic style food.

Excellent value too. It's well worth a visit.

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Reviewed December 19, 2012

Really nice relaxed atmosphere, with attentive but not over-bearing service.
And the food? Simply delicious!!! Very highly recommended

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Reviewed December 3, 2012

This is one of those restaurants that only a few are lucky to find.
From the outside its easily passed, as it up a few flights of stairs, but it has to be one of the best Italian restaurants on the island. There food is hard to beat, and they have very friendly service. I will definitely be returning on my next visit.

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Reviewed November 26, 2012 via mobile

Excellent pizza and mushroom pasta. Friendly, welcoming service without being intrusive. The owner seemed genuinely interested in us as visitors not just as cash cows. Sadly we were alone on a wet night but all the other restaurants were empty too. Value for money and certainly worth another visit perhaps for lunch when might be busier.

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Thank Chris S
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Reviewed November 20, 2012

we ate there twice based on reviews from trip advisor. once in the day and once at night. It is not posh just good traditional italian food with down to earth owners at a good price. so glad we found it.

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