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3 Calle | Sector A-2 9-96 Zona 8, Ajijic 01011, Mexico
+52 376 766 1668
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When we were here at Lakeside in the fall for a week we ate at Pranzo three times, so when I arrived last night I drove straight there from the airport for their Homemade Mushroom Soup and Garlic Fish as well as the fresh Strawberryade. It did not disappoint even though it was late and they were getting ready to... More 

Thank Darah P
Chapala, Mexico
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432 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 500 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been before and this place can be good or not so. Not consistent. It has indoor or outdoor eating. It is located on the main drag though, it is set back some. They have redone some areas and the bathroom are a must see, pretty unique. We dined outside for an early dinner. Service was very slow and lacking.... More 

Thank bezerk
Toronto, Canada
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been around for a number of years and I just revisited it after returning for the winter of 2016/7. Very pleasant setting even though on the main drag of the Carreterra. My gal and I went twice and tried 2 different items. The first was a chicken salad which was excellent with lots of grilled chicken on... More 

Thank Marathonman13
Ottawa, Canada
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside at the patio on a busy intersection, and ended up in a three table conversation about things to do and places to go in Ajijic. It is just that sort of place. The sandwiches were good, the beer chilled and the service friendly.

Thank Llynrimsa
Ajijic, Mexico
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I really wish this place had a better menu. I like the location and the setting very much but the menu leaves a lot to be desired. There is not a lot to chose from and I think they could. Make a better effort at offering more choices and fresher food. I will still dine here because it's convenient but... More 

Thank MMiller66
Ajijic, Mexico
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We've had several great meals at Pranzo, but have not visited for dinner. We can say that breakfast and lunch have always been excellent. For lunch we've tried several of the Paninis and the Pizzas. All were wonderful. For breakfast, we love the Chiliquiles, but the bagel breakfast sandwiches are great too. Hopefully we will stop by for dinner soon.... More 

Thank Leonafritz
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We found this delightful place quite by accident but came back four times because of the excellent food, variety and service. Fresh bread and ingredients, nicest panini and pizza I've had, sorry Panera etc. loved the fries, thin sliced and served hot and crisp. Paying with card was no problem, they bring the machine to the table and accept chip... More 

Thank Wayne H
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

For me this is one of the better restaurants in Lakeside. The Pranzo salad was one of the best I have had and I often order salad when we go out. Our waiter was pleasant. The place is always busy so they must be doing something right .

Thank mexicanbeachbunny
San Antonio Tlayacapan, Mexico
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

There are SO MANY restaurants Lakeside to choose from. We decided to give this one a try, and arrived at a quiet time of the day and enjoyed sitting on the patio. Our service was good. The house wine was...uh...house wine. I had the white chicken lasagna. It was tasty, but the pasta sheets were quite thick which gave it... More 

Thank Debra317
Orvieto, Italy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

Me and my wife went there for breakfast... had two hot lattes... my wife wanted to order a red sauce omelette without ham... they said they couldn't do that because the eggs were already mixed with the ham... which i don't get why. I ordered a waffle, dough was terrible, no flavor at all... all i tasted was flour, it... More 

Thank Robert R

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Calle | Sector A-2 9-96 Zona 8, Ajijic 01011, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Ajijic
  • Phone Number: +52 376 766 1668
This a new restaurant, the Chef, Giovanni's dad is Italian, the food is wonderful, they serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Service is super.

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