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Mama Cucina Italian Restaurant

20 Sarel Cilliers Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
+27 22 448 1676
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (188 reviews)
“pulled lamb” (13 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
20 Sarel Cilliers Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a fabulous evening here. From the welcome, to the ambience, to the food, to the service - all 5 star. It was a cold winter's night but the restaurant was full and they had to turn people away There was a super buzz...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

After some wine tasting with the girls, we were hungry and this place had a Buzz! We ordered 2 different pizzas off the menu, and they were shared and fought over. The restaurant was extremely busy, the staff coped well and were very welcoming and...More

Thank Z2861IQjulie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pizza, amazing ambience, great service, fireplace, the owner is here to make sure that we’re happy. Yep great pizza!

Thank Annaloice P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch on a Saturday. The restaurant was almost full, but they did seat us immediately. The menu had several interesting options and we all found something we liked. The food ranged from acceptable to very good. The pricing is on the high side...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise. Great pasta and great service. Had a pukled kudu and vegetables which was great. Prawn tagliatelle with saffron - also great! Wine list was good. Very good service. All over a fantastic experience!!

1  Thank elsiemariam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed delicious pizzas. Casual dining, but attentive service. Mama Cucina is well situated, next to the square.

Thank WilsonCapeTown
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

By far the best pizza I ever had. The Carne al Mama is melt on your mouth delicious. Pulled lamb, spinach, feta topped with minted yoghurt on a thin crust. Divine!!!! Thank you Leevelle (I hope I got the spelling right) for the friendly service

Thank anniewilliams2018
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Mama Cucina was the first restaurant we tried when we visited riebeek kasteel years ago. Now that we are living here it became our family cantine. We go there very often as well as our guesthouse clients. Everybody ❤️ it. The food, the atmosphere, the...More

Thank Nath D
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Mama Cucina is a must! The best food in the Swartland region. Stylish, tasty, always something new and always fresh!

Thank Ruan v
Reviewed 21 May 2018

A most pleasant meal, from the friendly staff to the delicious food, the setting and the ambiance. I cannot quite put my finger on it, but they've got something...

Thank the_forest_fairy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 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
  • E-mail
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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