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Il Postino Pizzeria

D20 Old Main Road | Dargle, Midlands, Howick 3290, South Africa
+27 72 905 9390
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (17 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
D20 Old Main Road | Dargle, Midlands, Howick 3290, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a quick pizza for lunch on our way down to Durban on Friday 27 April and again wasn’t disappointed with our meal. If you like wood fired thin-crust pizzas, then this is the place to come to. My Pizza Alla Daniela (with danish...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank NadiaS256
Reviewed 8 April 2018

What a disappointment. We waited an hour and twenty minutes for two pizzas a pasta and a salad! The pasta had to be sent back because it was cold. The waiter just dumped the bottle of wine on the table for us to open and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank lewisbabes
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We popped in and the closed restaurant was opened by Nicholas - this is a real gem that is often overlooked by meander visitors. Professional relaxed and awesome. Well done

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Brettballito
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Il Postino is a favourite pizza joint of ours, their pizzas are thin based wood oven style with a smokey flavour and plenty of garlic. I must admit I've never even checked to see what else is on the menu. They serve local craft beer...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Tash H
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We tried this restaurant on the recommendation of the B&B we were staying at. The service was poor. Had to find the waiter when we wanted a second round of drinks. We waited well-over an hour for our food order. My husband especially didn't order...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Emielke
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Stopped here for lunch by pure chance while meandering in the Midlands. Really liked the rustic feel of the place, and the smell of the wood fired oven. The pizzas were really good when we eventually got them, Italian style with thin crust, but service...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Mohnomishe
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Real disappointment. We both had a dQuattro Stagione with very little topping and an equally mean Italian salad. One out of five.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank albrecht965
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Staff are friendly and efficient. Food is tasty and well-presented, vegetables are fresh and well-prepared. There is an extensive range of wood fired pizzas available at all times.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ColBernAmberfield
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Dinner started at 18:00. Plain but cosy setting. Food was great. We had two pizzas and two pastas, drinks and desert. Great value for money.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank MarthyK5
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance with a roaring pizza oven with glowing embers. Food is good traditional Italian. On a sunny day the shades outside area is great. Wine is well priced and not over priced and interesting range. Good pub next door through the door. Great salads...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank SvenPeek
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Response from taniacreative | Reviewed this property |
RESTAURANT TRADING HOURS (Full menu) Lunch: Wednesday to Sunday from 11am to 3pm Dinner: Tuesday to Sunday from 6pm to 9pm (8pm on Sunday nights) BAR TRADING HOURS: Tuesday 4pm to close Wednesday to Sunday 11am to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: D20 Old Main Road | Dargle, Midlands, Howick 3290, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Howick
  • Phone Number: +27 72 905 9390
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