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La Fabbrica Pizzeria

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Plaza Real Alejuela, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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Thunder Bay, Canada
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164 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We asked at the hotel for a good place to go for dinner and they recommended La Fabbrica Pizzeria. It's fairly close to the airport hotels and the Holiday Inn Express drove us there. What an excellent place. This pasta was so good! I had the trio ravioli and was so surprised as how fast it came. It was excellent.... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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445 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We got the free shuttle from the airport Hampton Inn to Plaza Real and had a very very good experience. We ate at La Fabbrica because one of the people in our group needed a gluten free option and they had a gluten free pizza. The vegetariano word fired pizza was really good! Everybody else loved their pizzas and the... More 

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Thank Rik T
Miami, Florida
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47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

The pizza is thin and delicious, freshly made with courteous service. Also had some pasta with shrimp and it was also very good. We had a pitcher of lovely sangria as well as their excellent local lime drink with basil. Very good meal overall.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Another of our favouries. The location (Plaza Real) is very good, a lot of people around a good buzz about the place. The seating spills out onto the concourse which adds to the hustle and bustle Not a place to go for a romantic night but that said but you see many couples here. Food is always of the highest... More 

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Thank Antman1961
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

It's situated in Plaza Real, a little plaza with half a dozen restaurants and a few shops. Most of the restaurants here are very good. I've visited here many times over a couple of years and never been disappointed. The pizzas are excellent. Really thin and crispy with just the right amount of toppings. The pasta, especially the alla vodka... More 

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Thank justin2306
Pensacola Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We ordered and walked down to pick it up. The pizza was very good and the staff friendly. We would definitely return again.

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Thank Chris A
Madrid
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

The food they serve is good and you can enjoy it and the place, is clean and nice, but you can't find basic italian options such as lasagna, pasta with meat or meat balls, bruscheta, tomato soup, limonchelo, meat cuts nor biscotti. About the prices are fare but you can find similars with more options in restaurants like L'Olivo or... More 

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Thank Jorge R
Managua, Nicaragua
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

They serve a very good pizza, thin crust and super tasty. We also tried eggplant with mozzarella and tomato sauce, you have to try it too, it is excellent!

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Thank Calvet_y_Asociados
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Luis was a great person to help us on our visit here he was very knowledgable and was able to explain different options on what we can do even with the language barrier. The food was very delicious and well worth the money

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Thank mb042085
Heredia, Costa Rica
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128 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

La Fabricca has the desire to cook italian with local ingredients, which is always a challenge for local business trying to cook international flavors, even when this place is one of my favorites because of the oven cooked pizza, still average

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Real Alejuela, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela

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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?