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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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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (148 reviews)
“pulled lamb” (11 reviews)
“salads” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
20 Sarel Cilliers Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We normally eat here when it's the Olive Festival but we decided to visit the town for a weekend when the festival was not on. A definite recommend. We ate on Mama's on the Friday night and it was Full which is always a good...More

Thank 619jedb
Reviewed 3 days ago

While visiting my family in Cape Town they treated me to a wonderful lunch at Mama Cucina in Riebeek Kasteel. I am not an adventurous eater, I prefer to stick to something I am familiar with. But was convinced by the family to try something...More

Thank 78danak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food absolutely delicious... well seasoned and cooked to perfection. Waiting staff need refining though. Pictured here is the fillet with wild mushroom gnocchi

Thank roxxstarrdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome food! Great service! See u again soon. Thanks for the great experience ;-) The Mushroom Beef main is a MUST!!!

Thank Sanet79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service and Food is absolutely amazing! This place just seems to work, staff are always friendly, manager doesn't mind getting his hands dirty and the food never disappoints! Can't go wrong with any of the pizzas.

Thank Ryan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town for a wedding and all the guests who came through the night before went for dinner. There was probably about 30 of us in an already full restaurant. The service was excellent and the food came quickly. I had the lamb...More

Thank Raoul D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner. We expected an Italian restaurant but were disappointed to find that they only offered two types of pasta dishes and a range of pizzas and salads with a number of specials which weren't necessarily Italian. The potato and leek soup was slightly...More

Thank Johann G
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice 1 hour drive from Cape Town for a lunch with great reviews here. As it was a mid-week lunch we had the choice of tables bar two. The blackboard displayed the menu with the daily offerings and the prices were reasonable. We ordered...More

Thank OldButNew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice cozy atmosphere; fantastic pizza. There were a few great looking dishes on the chalk board, but we opted for the legendary pizza and were not disappointed.

Thank OdetteYoung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food and a great location - in the centre of the village. Rustic style but with a wholesome food menu. Choices for everyone. From Banting to full starch and Carbs :)

Thank krisj539
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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
  • 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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