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23 Queen Victoria Street, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
+27 79 840 1084
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“focaccia” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
23 Queen Victoria Street, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the most amazing evening. The welcome was to genuinely warm and the food was delicious. We ate the creamiest seafood risotto washed down with a smooth Italian red wine. Dessert was a Vanilla Gelato and a shot of coffee. Thanks to Corrado &...More

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Plates are honest and adapted to South African or foreigner taste, I guess. owners and staff are really friendly

Thank dolomitieva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A birthday luncheon of exception.Having lives in Italy to find a restaurant so authentic outside Italy has been an absolute thrill .We were a party of eleven very happy people Thank you for a very memorable day

Thank bushwaca
A5324OLinfo, Manager at La TRATTORIA, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ciao Bushwaca, thanks for the beautiful review. Has been fun to have you, and thanks sharing such a special day with us. Hope to see you again soon, Lionello and Corrado

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took friend there for a Sunday birthday lunch in February. We were served by Lionelli and the service was great. His recommendations and wine paring was excellent. We had a lovely prepared 3 course meal. I can highly recommend La Trattoria. Corado the chef...More

Thank Carelcarel
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Napolitana pizza dough! Light with a gentle crisp and beautifully flavoured from judicious proofing. Fantastic pizzas

Thank Macs250
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Having a meal at Lionello restaurant today felt like a true taste of Italy. Everything about La Trattoria was truly special. His gnocchi gorgonzola is a must.

Thank Athos1974
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent Italian food and wine. Delicious. Friendly host. Definitely a destination restaurant in Stanford.

Thank aliwag
Reviewed 21 April 2018

THIS is a true Italian restaurant, and not just because Italians own the place. Italian food is about Italian spirit and hospitality. This you find in spades at La Trattoria. Papa cooks in the kitchen. Son waits tables. You'll find yourself in Tuscany in no...More

Thank Nairobay
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Just the most fabulous lunch today in the wonderful La Trattoria with the most charming Italian hosts in the world. We love this place ❤ Outstanding service and incredible hospitality, superb wine selection and the most delectable meal. Thank you Lionello, Corrado and team.

Thank Penny V
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

What better way to spend Easter Sunday with the family in the courtyard garden of this lovely genuine Italian trattoria . It’s slow scrumptious food served with well priced Italian wine , a delight in all respects , the father son partnership is a winner...More

Thank Expierencedtraveller
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Queen Victoria Street, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Stanford
  • Phone Number: +27 79 840 1084
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cozy Italian trattoria, family run. fireplace and back garden. over 60 labels of wine from Italy. fresh homemade pasta, homemade mozzarella, lasagne,... Listed as one of the best 500 restaurant in South Africa on Eat Out guide.
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