"Exemplary" Neapolitan pies with "some unexpected touches" have fans raving that this Gastown Italian "gives the old country a run for its money"; the "sleek, contemporary" space is another plus, while servers who are "attentive" without being "overbearing" complete the picture.
Authentic Neapolitan pizzas are the centrepiece in this stark-white, modern Gastown room. The pizzas come fast and fresh out of the wood-fired oven (made from stone from Mount Vesuvius...really), the crust blistering and charred, the toppings minimalist and authentic (the pomorodoro is made from San Marzano tomatoes, naturally). The wine list includes some decent buys; the service is efficient... more
If you're craving some really good quality pizza then this is fantastic. Very authentic restaurant with great quality Italian ingredients, my Italian partner was very impressed. We had the burrata with figs and bread to start - divine! We didn't book and were lucky enough to get seats at the bar but after us they were turning people away so... more
• Limited menu: a few appies and a dozen pizzas (one size), expensive green salad ($16)
• Not much choice for dessert and nothing enticed me (and I am easily enticed by desserts!)
• Pizza is good, Italian style, but not “this is the best pizza I have had”. We tried 3 kinds, which was plenty for 4 people.
Neopolitan pizza has found a large following in Vancouver and on any given night there are hungry diners knocking on Nicli's doors to get a piece of the pie, or a whole pie in this case. The pizza's are served piping hot from the wood burning oven that's made out of stone from Mt. Vesuvius. Neopolitan style pizza has a thin crust with a slight chew and blistering on the bottom with just enough... more
magazine 2013 and 2012. Tranquil space offers an authentic Italian experience. Neapolitan pizza from the wood-fired oven, as well as antipasti, gelato, tiramisu and Italian wines to match. Dine-in only. $-$$. L/D (daily).
Nicli Antica Pizzeria Inc offers these services: pizza, pizzeria, restaurant.