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Niccolo's Hillside Pizza

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29113 S Western Ave, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1125
+1 310-833-6440
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Long Beach, California
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265 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the seared scallops with a creamy risotto, balsamic salad and a frosty Stella. This is a family run restaurant and has been around for 25 years. Very friendly service. I came in at 5pm on a Saturday and was the only customer. They do a lot of take out. Nice quaint cafe ambiance. I will return to try... More 

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Palos Verdes Estates, California
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stop in for lunch. Great selection of sandwiches, pasta, pizza and some salads. Portions are great. Food is fresh and service is friendly.

Thank MammaGrace
Redondo Beach, CA
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I'm a foodie and I truly LOVE this little gem of a place! It's a small family run Italian restaurant located in a small strip mall but the food here is absolutely delicious and they serve the best Chicken Piccata I have ever had anywhere!!! It's apparent they use very high quality ingredients and everything is prepared fresh to order.... More 

Los Angeles, California
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142 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

When we first moved to San Pedro we lunched here several times, and to be fair, the meatball sandwich special (a small one with a soda included for $8.50 if I remember correctly) was quite good, but after a very indifferent small pizza lunch special we decided to move on. Not a complete write-off, though: maybe the dinners and large... More 

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Los Angeles
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Sit down or take out, it's all good. Love the hot meatball and cheese sandwich. Miss the veal entrees, but the chicken parmagiana is good.

Thank PVWanderer
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
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121 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Some of the best Italian food on the hill. Friendly service, great fresh taste, and far more than a pizza place!

Thank Mike90275
Los Angeles
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190 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Enjoyed eating here. They have a great range of pizzas but this evening we opted for lasagne and another pasta dish. Both were really good. The dessert was also excellent (cannoli); food was made to order and fresh. Service was very good; waitress friendly and helpful.

Thank kardex2dog
Temecula, California
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55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

The hubster and I have been there several times but moved 3 years ago. We've always made it a point to eat there whenever we're in town. The decor have changed and it looks very nice and comfortable. The food is always delicious and it's the best home cooked meals we've ever tasted. The cioppino, chicken Marsala, Alfredo fettuccini w/shrimp... More 

Thank kukana m
Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Yes, all in cap because I am yelling. Being an east coast transplant I miss a properly made pizza. Sorry California a conveyor belt does not make a good pie. But this place in just not about pizza they also have handmade ravioli, eggplant and many other home style Italian dishes. And let’s not forget the cannoli for desert Should... More 

Thank Riskm2
Los Angeles, California
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Everyone needs a go-to restaurant...that one place close to home that you can go-to when the day has been long, you have not had time to plan dinner, you need some comfort food, and you know the food will be consistently wonderful. Yesterday was such a day and Niccolo's has become our go-to restaurant! Since moving to San Pedro a... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Italian, Pizza
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  • Address: 29113 S Western Ave, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1125
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Rancho Palos Verdes
  • Phone Number: +1 310-833-6440

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?