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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 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
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Fabulous, fabulous, fabulous - I don't have any other words to describe the atmosphere, people and owner.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Marlene S
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Seems like a Very popular restaurant, didn't know one has to book as it was fully booked by one person. Owner really amazing and tried to assist where he could, he even made a call to make reservation elsewhere for my family. If the owner...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank neliodesa
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The most superlative pizzas & pastas in KZN since our regular trips to Italy, more to the point Tuscany which has equally the best. Oh the other two excellent Italian joints in SA are in Irene and Nieu Bethesda. :) xx

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Ros L
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The local watering hole and pizzeria. We were a large group so the ordering process took forever with just one waiter. We were given individual numbers for a split drinks bill but not for splitting the food bill. This logic does not make sense. Food...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Frikkie V
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We booked a table for 5 people for the Tuesday half price pizza. We arrived at 6pm and at 8.30 one of our table enquired as to the lengthy delay in producing our food. Our food eventually arrived close to 9 pm.Our pizzas were not...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Christine B
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We stopped in for supper. THe service was slow, mainly due to the kitchen, the waitering staff tried to hurry things up to no avail. THe manager/owner was more concerned about chatting to his mates in the bar. Nothing spectacular yet very pricy.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Chrisvz1
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We have visited Il Postino twice now. The first time on a Tuesday evening where all pizzas are half price. We had a great evening and thoroughly enjoyed our pizzas. The second visit was for lunch at the following weekend. My husband had pasta and...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank EveM704
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We passed the restaurant on our way to our overnight accomodation some 22kms along a sand road. When supper looked average we drove 22kms back and had what my wife regards as the best pizza she ever had - ingredients were fresh and the base...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank WayneR1688
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband and I had the absolute pleasure of having lunch at Il Postino on Thursday, 30 March 2017. The restaurant boasts a rustic country charm and homely ambience. The restaurant boasts inside seating as well as a smaller outside seating in the garden. It...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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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