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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” (189 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (10 reviews)
“salad” (34 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 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped over on our way home from Tulbagh. Nice atmosphere and staff were friendly. We had our dogs with us but place was full outside so they said we could sit inside with them. The lemon and chocolate cheesecake was one of the best I...More

Thank shireeno2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolute best pasta - and wine - very friendly staff and owner - very Italian and great paintings and pictures on the wall - very nice atmosphere - we ended up here by default - as Cafe Felix had a wedding - but so glad...More

Thank Flyer52897291024
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the small town of Riebeeck Kasteel in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. In the heart of the Swartland wine and grain district this village offers the most charming stay over and weekend features. Mama Cucina Italian style restaurant is a must....More

Thank mathyscarolines
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent genuine Italian food. We shared a pizza and two different salads, all of the highest quality. Good friendly service. A must visit place to eat 😀😀

Thank pstallabrass
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cannot rate this wonderful restaurant highly enough. Great food and host/Waiter was well informed made great recommendations and was very attentive without being over baring. While is quite a small restaurant so would think you would have to book for a Sunday!

Thank kmlester2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the third time I have eaten at Mama Cucina in Riebeek Kasteel and this was yet another triumph. I love the quaint decor,the red and white check tablecloths, etc...I am always over the moon when a restaurant offers gluten free options, and mama...More

Thank papoose2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place, with more indoor seating than outdoor seating. Menu is relatively small with respect to pizzas, but there is a large chalkboard with specials of the day. I like this idea for a small town. Food was excellent, service friendly and great. Cosy...More

Thank Roedig
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our first trip to Riebeek Valley and was suprised by this warm and cozy restuarant with the most delicious red cappucinos and to die for chocolate cheesecake

Thank Marga S
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Very nice vibe. Very popular with the locals . Good food and prices are fair. If you are in the area you must pay them a visit.

Thank Deon B
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The thrown together decor just works. The people make the atmosphere. Very popular spot in town. Their pizzas are top notch! Highly recommend!

Thank Jaco W
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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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