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Forneria Italia Restaurant

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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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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (18 reviews)
“tarts” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, 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 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I am a bit of a pizza freak. It's just my best food! Forneria has undoubtedly the best pizza in town. Couldn't tell you about the other dishes because I have only ever had pizza there! The decor is tired and a little kitch... but...More

Thank Wenwin01
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We visited Forneria Italia on Sunday 18 June 2017 for lunch. We booked beforehand just in case however it wasn't busy when we got there. The look of the place is a bit deceiving - the decor is very much outdated and worse-for-wear. The ambiance...More

1  Thank Jana V
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Italian Eatery - Cash only or Zapper accepted We booked for 7.30 - first mistake. The place was packed and our reserved table wasn't ready. Once seated, we had to go and get wine glasses as we had brought a bottle of wine along for...More

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We moved from Sea Point into the Table View area about 2 years ago. Pity we only discovered this restaurant last night! It was BUSY on a Friday night. The decor is literally is from 1970. I had premonitions - when we got there (after...More

Thank Afrimoon
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We were in town and we're craving good Italian food, so we went to trip advisor and found this little gem. We had amazing food and a very quaint and cozy atmosphere definitely recommend the restaurant for awesome pasta and pizza.

Thank Tleesn
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Great pizza and pasta which could have been served in Italy. Good choices and very tasty. Only cash accepted which is the only drawback.

Thank Fastidi0us
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

They have excellent home made ravioli & pizza that tastes just like it does in Italy. Highly recommend. Cash only - no credit cards

Thank TheArmenianHobo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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