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Pizzeria Genova

San Nicolas
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Av. Corrientes 872, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 6079-5763
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Miami, Florida
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can find empanadas everywhere in Buenos Aires, and during my recent stay I tasted dozens of them. I found that the empanadas from Genova were the best: huge, cheap and delicious. The place is nothing to write home about, but the empanadas were excellent.

Thank Blikofl
George Town, Grand Cayman
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225 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

During our stay in Buenos Aires, we ate in Genova at least three times. We always ordered some slices of their delicious pizza. Their pizzas are thick but very tasty! Great spot in Buenos Aires!

Thank tezzzka
Montevideo, Uruguay
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502 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This place offer traditional pizza. Good service. Good pizza and you can order difetents muzzarellas. Good

Thank MAU1967
Jakarta, Indonesia
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I know they are not the best of the best but they are tasty and cheap. We liked them. It was what we were looking for. We tried meat, chicken, cheese & onion. If you want to eat some empanadas that is a good and cheap place to go for it.

Thank Miriam_vre
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Nice place.. Pizza is amazing as usual in all of the pizzerias in Av. Corrientes.. This place also is great.. 17 pesos for a portion of Muzzarella and it's worth it.. A full glass of Mendoza wine for 28 pesos, OK I guess.. Still worth a visit.. :-)

Thank Vaishak_C_Kulkarni
new york
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192 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Wandered into this place for lunch and happy we did. The ham and cheese pizza with a glass of red wine was a perfect restorative after a long flight and the price can't be beat.

Thank Travelyn103
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4 reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2016

When I studied abroad in Buenos Aires, this was the place we always went for a quick lunch. Their empanadas were my favorite, very fresh!

Thank Julie S
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We hopped off the bus tour for some late lunch and discovered this gem hiding in plain sight. South America is not a bastion of great pizza but Pizzeria Genova breaks that stereotype with some of the best pizza south of the US. The first bite confirms their recognition as one of the top five pizzerias in Argentina. Look no... More 

Thank Maurice W
Avondale, Pennsylvania
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246 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2014

We finished a tour on a Sunday and this was one of the few open restaurants. Staff was friendly and were patient with our lack of Spanish. Pizza variety was good but only an average pie when compared to other locations we sampled. Crust lacked in texture and cheese was plentiful but not very flavorful..

Thank BobN06
Cordoba, Argentina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 July 2013

I found this place while I was walking from down Corrientes Av. the place is not pricy and the pizza is delicious,

1 Thank FranAliende

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Fast food, Argentinian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Corrientes 872, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Nicolas
  • Neighbourhood: San Nicolas
  • Phone Number: +54 11 6079-5763

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

Staying in San Nicolas

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San Nicolas
Immersed in the sound of honking horns and the footsteps of busy office workers, the Microcentro area of San Nicolás is where visitors will encounter the true hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires, walking down streets lined with office buildings and banks. The financial district is well-known for its vibrant atmosphere and unstoppable rhythm during office hours. After dark, the hubbub and migrates to Corrientes Ave., where theatre lovers might start their evening at a play and end it in one of the many traditional pizzerias nearby. During the day, Corrientes is known for its many bookshops and classic cafés, which are located just minutes away from some famous landmarks, like the Obelisco, Avenida 9 de Julio, and the Teatro Colon.
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