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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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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
D20 Old Main Road | Dargle, Midlands, Howick 3290, South Africa
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Really good pizza with good portions! Cozy feel about the place with friendly staff. No other place like it in the area. Even offered gluten-free options for pizza and pasta!!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Nolisa1416
Reviewed 5 October 2017

As a visitor to the Midlands, we were referred to the Pizzeria by our accommodation hosts as it was a Tuesday "special" night however when we arrived we were told that unless we had made a reservation they were unable to accommodate us. I am...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank DebbieF2248
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Il Postino always delivers the best quality pizzas. Light crisp bases and a huge range of options. Coupled with interesting local craft beer!!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank paullQ3248QH
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The family and I came for lunch and were very surprised at the reasonable pricing and the size of the portions especially for the kids. The food was delicious and the atmosphere is great I would highly recommend this place

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jason B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We heard about this place from the locals and thought we'd give it a try. The venue was nice enough, but the service was really poor. The waiter was polite and friendly, but the time taken to prepare 5 pizza's was way too long. The...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank bobcat2010
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Although others rave about the pizza, when ours arrived it had been sitting a long time so it was cold and what should have been a thin crisp pizza base was soggy. The "grilled" calamari arrived swimming in oil and raw garlic. Don't bother as...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Roberta-Jayne
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Excellent meal and friendly staff. Really enjoyed our evening. Even the chefs had smiles on their faces.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank alexC7328NE
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The pizzas were delicious, the salad was good, the service was good. Ambience could be improved and the reception desk area could be tidied up. Very messy when one is sitting at the tables facing it.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Mollipops
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

My friends and I enjoyed having lunch while enjoying activities along the midlands meander. The staff were friendly and accommodating and tge food was good quality. They don't have the best views along the meander, but the setting is still lovely with a chilled rustic...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Vimbai T
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is definitely worth a stop for lunch . Great thin based Pizza's , salads and pasta dishes . Staff efficient and friendly . Portions generous

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank adamschris
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10 November 2016|
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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