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Il Fornaio

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Via Bartolomeo Colleoni, 3, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 249376
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08:00 - 21:00
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Abington, Pennsylvania
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285 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

There was a long line so it must be good right? Definitely! Lots of pizza to choose from. Thick, flaky crust. I had the spinach and buffalo mozzarella drizzled with olive oil. They sell by weight. Seating upstairs. Line moves slowly because you order, they give you a receipt, you pay and then return to pick up after it's been... More 

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Varna, Bulgaria
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312 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw the pizzas and the sweets from the window and decided to give a try. We were lost at the beginning because there was such a big variety of pizzas, focaccias and pastries that we wanted to taste them all. You can order as big piece as you wish - they will weigh it and cut it with (you... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Nicely displayed, varied and fresh food to be eaten inside in a chill out atmosphere or for a takeaway. A very friendly place, worth a stop when you're exploring the old town of bergamo.

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Warsaw, Poland
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34 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

A lot of kinds of pizza - tasty, filling and being cut with scissors. Great place for fast meal with friends (so much space that you can bring your whole class with you :)). Place worth visiting!

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Mainz, Germany
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

In Italy you can eat almost all along the way. Also in Bergamo. This is a nice place to have foccaccia or pizza for take away. at least we took it with us. It tasted just like a italian pizza should. was really good.

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Vancouver, Canada
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

I have been an "afecionada" of this place for around 10 years - it's a must to stop there whenever I go to Bergamo alta. The pizza is juicy and crispy at the same time and the topping is always fresh and rich in taste. The only little negative note is the cashier: since I started going there she has... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This cozy bakery/ bistro offers a cozy interior with all typical sweets and bakery stuff of this rich region. I felt in love in its regional dessert called La polentina nad bread stuffed with olives. In addition you can take a seat upstairs and have a rest for while after walking through the old town.

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Cologne, Germany
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143 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This restaurant has an eye catching window display of the many pizza slices on offer, if you go inside, you will find many more pizzas, salads and types of focaccia available. The pizza is sold by weight and heated for you to enjoy int he restaurant upstairs or to take away. The pizza is very tasty and filling, one square... More 

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Paris, France
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194 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This historical bakery has served people in Bergamo since 30 years evolving with modernity and taste. Here you find several types of tasty special pizza and focaccias. Toppings pizzas are their specialities, 4 to 6€ a square slice, but you can also taste artisanal decorated biscuits, meringas, italian pastries and if you want you can have coffee at the bar... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

The display is legendary, with all kinds of pizza temptingly shown. The prizes are affordable and the quality is amazing. You can order a take-away piece of pizza- you wait for them to heat it and then enjoy the amazing taste.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Fast food, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bartolomeo Colleoni, 3, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Bergamo  >  Bergamo
  • Phone Number: +39 035 249376

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?