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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%
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“pizza” (154 reviews)
“pulled lamb” (11 reviews)
“salads” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
20 Sarel Cilliers Street, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Certainly one of if not the top eatery in Riebeek Kasteel. Consistently good quality, honest food, well served with a lovely wine/beer menu that highlights all the good, local wineries. Coenie and Johan have been in the valley for several years and always run a...More

Thank lewisn675
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, warm and friendly service and BEST Pasta !!! It would appear that this restaurant is the heart-beat of the local community. Even if you are a visitor you are welcomed like a local. Great service from staff.

Thank Susan34Potch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband went out on a date night and we went to MamaCucino. The food is devine and the atmosphere is relaxed. There pizzas and lamb shank is delicious. Also a must try is the baked chocolate cheesecake. We will definitely go back...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quaint little pizzeria not only produced excellent food, but they provided a venue for a fantastic intimate family lunch. My son said : its the best lamb shank he has ever eaten.

Thank sblb7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last month we visited the restaurant the one evening and had one of the best pizzas we have ever eaten! Complimented by a warm atmosphere and fast and friendly service. The experience was so wonderful that we decided not to explore another restaurant, but rather...More

Thank Henning G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We visited Mama Cucina Restaurant on a cold and wet evening. Inside it was warm and welcoming, but unfortunately we had not booked and thus could not sit in the main room. They could however accommodate us in the annexe. The Sophia Loren Pizza was...More

Thank DianU777
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a stunning restaurant.....warm, cozy, beautiful log fires, great service and the most divine risotto ever.

Thank Chriskriel
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was warm from the pizza fire and quite rustic with a comfortable feel. The service was effecient and friendly. My wife had the fillet steak with gnocchi. Delicious. I had the prawn and peas with black rice risotto. It was great, however, not...More

Thank Mike4462
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Mama Cucinas is definitely one of my favorite pizza spots around! Always such a treat with a good glass of wine! Never seems to disappoints!

Thank Christel E
Reviewed 28 June 2017

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
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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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
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
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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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