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Forneria Italia

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Raats Drive | Corner of Raats Drive and Dianthus Street, Table View 7441, South Africa
+27 21 556 2262
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (21 reviews)
“best pizza” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Raats Drive | Corner of Raats Drive and Dianthus Street, Table View 7441, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Read the reviews and thought great. Booked a table and told them I’m coeliac and need a gluten free diet. We arrived got seated and waited for a nice meal. Unfortunately it didn’t arrive the food was tasteless , we were asked if we would...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 12 January 2018

This restaurant could be great but the decor is outdated and almost kitch. The furniture is damaged and it's evident no upgrades are ever done. The food however is what you would expect from any good Italian restaurant. It looks like the family runs the...More

Thank BarnabiEnslin
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly delighted to get a table for ten members of our family who had travelled from two different provinces to be with us for the festive period. The service was quick and helpful. The waiter catered to our every need and we enjoyed...More

Thank Candice N
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I just love this place! It’s shabby, kitch and a joint!!! But they serve the best, in my opinion, in town.italian at its best!!!!

Thank Wenwin01
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We landed upon this restaurant 2 years ago when CPT was experiencing load shedding. Valentines Day 2014! Throw forward 2 years and we back again! This restaurant is super chilled with amazing food. The pizza is my favourite in CPT by a long shot. They...More

Thank BronwynCraul
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Little chance we would have found this restaurant without TA. Unpretentious family run and just wonderful food. We were there early on a Tuesday and we all had pasta dishes which were superb. Then we filled ups a box to take home of their small...More

Thank firecat46
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Don’t expect Pasta or meat dishes. The (very good) antipasto cold meat and cheese platter will be the nearest to a meaty dish available here. If Pizza and pastries are your treat, combined with the best coffee and frappe, this is the place for you....More

Thank Riël G
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The pizza in Cape Town is funky if you are not form SA! You will know what I mean when you try it. If you want real Italian food, this is the best kept secret in Yable View .You will drive right by it because...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The place lacks of ambiance but the food makes up for this. Fantastic pizza, made of crispy thin dough and generously garnished - a dream for pizza lovers! Staff were very friendly and helpful, if I would live in Cape Town I would become a...More

Thank Katja N
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Best Italian pizza in Town!! Booking recommended on weekends. Decor needs to be updated. Cash only. Save some space for something sweet afterwards.

Thank Gidea V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raats Drive | Corner of Raats Drive and Dianthus Street, Table View 7441, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Table View
  • Phone Number: +27 21 556 2262
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