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Mama Cucina Italian Restaurant

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20 Sarel Cilliers Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
+27 22 448 1676
12:00 - 22:00
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Pretoria, South Africa
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our lunch here. Great vibe, also advised by our host at guesthouse, to have a meal here, thanks again Kristine from Shiraz Guesthouse Estate. Think a waiter or two extra, would have been good for service, but all together well done. Lovely restaurant.

Thank Estelle D
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Pizza my wife had was really good and I had the lamb shank with sweet potato olives Shiraz and caperberries. Just wonderful, perhaps a touch tougher than anticipated but fantastic taste. Caprese salad was fresh and crunchy tomatoes. The house red blend was brilliant so super meal. Well done! Oh, and my expresso is still to coming, but looking at... More 

Thank andrewe232
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best. Lamb Pizza. Ever!!!!! Fantastic service. Really quick with orders. Friendly staff. Well priced.

Thank Jonty M
cape town
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have fallen in love with this restaurant! The service was great....and the best pizza I have ever eaten!

Thank mojonessa
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On visiting Riebeek-Kasteel, we heard people drove from Cape Town to eat pizza at Mama Cucina.The vibe is lively, the service is fast and friendly and the pizzas - well I don`t think I`ve had better anywhere in Cape Town

1 Thank Richard655
Riebeek Kasteel, South Africa
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great warm cozi athmosphere with awesome service. Creative selection of pizzas and toppings Unique lunch options too.

Thank Marilie T
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lazy Sunday lunch on stoep turned out to be a gourmet experience. Fantastic pizzas, lovely fish and other special dishes of the day. Will be back!

Thank LyonBen
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a day in Riebeeck Kasteel and were tipped off about Mama Cucina. Staying nearby (La Montagne) we took a stroll to the restaurant for supper. Given the time of day, it was busy, but our waitress found us a table and kept us topped up with an excellent red while we waited for our meal. The vegetarian pizzas... More 

Thank Milton v
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mama Cucina is a fantastic little gem in the swartland There's great ambiance and cute decor The food is FANTASTIC- Seriously magnificent Pizza! The staff is friendly but not well informed. Service is average not bad not good. We will definitely be visiting again!

Thank Marchelle T
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Riebeeck Kasteel and went to Mama Cucina for lunch. The restaurant was rather busy but we still received excellent service and pizza of the highest quality.

Thank Johan v

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Sarel Cilliers Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Riebeek Kasteel
  • Phone Number: +27 22 448 1676
Country,family Italian Restaurant with thin base pizza,homemade pasta and chefs specialities i.E. Risotto,lamb,banting options available.Decor:Rustic shabby chic.Produce:locally produced and sourced.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?