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“Its awesome”

Itza Ristorante & Pizzeria
Ranked #36 of 93 Restaurants in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Child-friendly, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Nelson, Canada
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Its awesome”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

The food is made fresh from start to finsh.......worth the try. A little gem hidden on the side street.

  • Visited June 2014
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English first
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Favourite Restaurant in Nelson”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

The notorious calzones are really something, but over the years ive also tried pretty much everything. It is also nelsons best ceaser salad, french onion soup and meatball sub. But it goes beyond that as well... Try the lasagna ! Ive never had a bad experience here, its just always spot on, reminds me of a restaurant you would on torontos danforth ave or something

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2 Thank Ben C
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Nelson, Canada
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9 restaurant reviews
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“Best pizza - bar none”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014

This pizza chef has placed nationally and internationally in competitions for best pizza and when you try it you'll see why. The dough is amazing and the ingredients are fresh and piled on - my favourite is the Chicken Fajita - spicy and the perfect balance of fabulous homemade tomato sauce and cheeses. Even the way they cut it is incredible and the pizza goes right out to the edges having very little crust. Yummy! - I'm getting hungry - I've had this particular pizza at least a dozen times since I discovered it several years ago.The pasta here and the service is also outstanding but the pizza is the best I've ever had!

Visited September 2013
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Nelson, Canada
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8 reviews
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“Excellent Food in Small Italian Restaurant”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2014

My wife and I have eaten at this quaint and bright Nelson restaurant about a dozen times. The food has always been excellent. Tonight's meal was the best: I had the fettuccine carbonara, my wife had an Italian garden pizza, and we shared a mista salad.
Small venue (with a deck in summer). Personable staff and always excellent food!

  • Visited April 2014
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“Great spot!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

We wanted some Italian food, and this place delivered. Food was great, timely, and wonderful to look at. There was one waitress in the house, and we felt well cared for. We watched the Olympics on the tv over the bar, and the sound was off and it didn't seem to be bothering anyone. Homemade pasta! Beer on tap! Best Caesar salad I've had in a while. On the downside, the dinner entrees don't come with a salad, that costs extra. For the price, a small salad should be included. But, overall, prices comparable with Olive Garden, but food is way tastier, and ambiance is small and cozy. I would go back for sure.

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