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Golfo Di Napoli - Italian Restaurant, Santiago

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Sun, 22 Jul 2012 09:53:16 -0400

Not sure if this qualifies as a picada or not, but it's pretty good - Italian
style pizzas (thin crust) and pastas.  The servings are huge (particularly the
lasagne, which I don't think anyone could eat alone) and it's OK to order to
share.

I had tuna pizza.  It wasn't great, but it's as good as any I've had in
Santiago (and better than the vast majority).  To be better it would need less
cheese, less (or at least drier) onion, and, I suspect, a hotter oven - it was
too soggy to eat with fingers.  The house wine was abundant and reasonably
priced.

Pauli had spaghetti and approved; the mother-in-law shared lasagna with the a
niece (I think - never sure about naming family members that far removed).
Total price was $22,500 including various drinks and coffees (the espresso is
pretty bad).

Not sure if we'll go again, simply because Pauli and I want to eat different
things, so won't share, and for hours last night neither of us could sleep
from eating too much.  First world problems...

And if you want to eat without a reservation on a Saturday you need to arrive
by 8 to avoid the queues.

Andrew

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