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585 Rossouw Street | Die Wilgers, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
+27 12 807 7931
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (4 reviews)
“chef fabio” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30 Hours
Pizza, Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
585 Rossouw Street | Die Wilgers, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Looking for tasty Italian food in Pretoria can be a tricky experience. Most don't cater for our selective palate. This restaurant always delivers on taste, service and friendliness. Fabio and Sam don't just serve food to you. They provide you with an Italian experience that...More

Thank Bharat G
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Second visit in a month, had to try the pizza everyone raves about. Pizza was superb, thin crispy base, best quality toppings accompanied by an excellent Italian lager Worth every Rand We will be back....

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 18 November 2017

DO NOT ORDER EXTRA CHEESE!. They are great, AS IS. Best pizza in town, for sure. Good quality Mozzarella anchovies, perfect taste Base is perfect................ mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm

Thank Harald O
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Has become a weekly dinner ritual, meeting with friends or just the family. Great, relaxed and cosy atmosphere. Fantastic hosts, Fabio(chef) and Samantha. Great service and absolutely scrumptious traditional Italian meals. Visit once and you will be going back again and again.

Thank Stoemie
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Italy in Pretoria! Amazing food, good wine and incredible staff. Thanks Fabio and Sam for always making us feel home!More

Thank Jessie M
RistorantePTA, Owner at Fabio's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Jessie M, Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review- especially on 'social media'. We know it's not your favourite :). It is always superb having you dine with us, our extended famiglia. Hope to see you both soon. The Fabio's...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Always special, with fantastic authentic Italian meals, awesome service and just a all round homely experience. An excellent experience you don't want to missMore

Thank Stoemie
RistorantePTA, Owner at Fabio's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi Stoemie, We are thrilled that you feel at home with us- that is precisely the experience we love to give our customers, a slice of little Italy in nona's cucina! Thank you for a lovely review. Hope to see you three again soon- we...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Great personalised food. Fresh homemade pasta. Don't be in a hurry as everything is freshly cooked. Great atmosphereMore

Thank Wendy B
RistorantePTA, Owner at Fabio's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi Wendy B, Thanks for the great feedback! We are glad Father's day was a success. All our meals are definitely authentic and freshly prepared, but you can always enjoy a glass of vino in our courtyard while you wait. Hope to see you three...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Get half price pizzas every Tuesday!! Authentic thin crust Italian pizza, mouth watering fresh ingredients. Obviously full menu and specials always available.More

Thank Rob B
RistorantePTA, Owner at Fabio's, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

What a lovely review! Thanks for taking the time to let us know what you think. We are especially pleased you enjoyed the 1/2 price pizza evening, and noted our use of fresh and authentic ingredients. We really pride ourselves on our home & handmade...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

If you are looking for the real Italian experience, personalized with a homely ambiance, friendly staff and a chef that goes all out to exceed your expectations when it comes to your Culinary delight........this is the place for you. Chef Fabio has literally re-defined Italian...More

Thank maharajr
RistorantePTA, Owner at Fabio's, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Hi Mr R, Thanks for a wonderful review, and for your testament to what Fabio is trying to instill at L'isola- an authentic (and true) Italian experience. We very much miss having you all over to the restaurant, but hope your new adventure will be...More

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Once again a great experience! If anything, I'd go back just for the panna cotta! It was worth it! A definite must!! The warm and friendly hosts add to the atmosphere.

Thank Kelly W
RistorantePTA, Owner at Fabio's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Hi Kelly W, Thanks for taking the time to provide us with such great feedback. We are super pleased you enjoyed the panna cotta. Our chef regularly tries new flavours, so we'll be sure to make some for your next visit. Team L'isola

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 585 Rossouw Street | Die Wilgers, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 807 7931
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