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La Vita'e Restaurant

Chatterton Road | Shop 10Invesco Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
+27 33 342 1027
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Chatterton Road | Shop 10Invesco Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of this restaurant is reflected by the number of customers and the vibe of the place on the Friday night we ate, compared to the other restaurants in the complex. A wide Italian menu and good wine list, friendly and efficient service and...More

Thank ian2005wine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Without a shadow of a doubt the greatest gastronomic delight in PMB; don't waste your time anywhere else.

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents' Italian fiends always said if you want good pasta, make it yourself. And so it is at La Vitae. Being our first time there we followed the advice proffered on what dishes to try and we were glad we did. My best half...More

Thank Harry998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Vitaé is by far my favorite restaurant in Pietermaritzburg the service is always excellent and the food always delicious. The ever changing specialities keep the restaurant exciting and keeps me coming back again and again. The waiters' knowledge of the food, wine list and...More

Thank ImAnEnt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you La Vitae for a wonderful evening. the service was great and the food was amazing. It was a unique experience and we will defiantly be visiting you again.

Thank Carmen3214
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

La Vitae is a casual upmarket restaurant. The decor is fine, the food was fantastic, but the service was superb. We had a very knowledgeable waitress who had actually tasted everything on the menu. She knew every special and described them in a way that...More

Thank Kalvin P
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The waiting time is a bit longer but they offer starters while you wait. The food is amazing, just cooked as you order.

Thank MoeketsiTsotetsi
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Now to my recollection Pietermaritzburg has never been a fine dining spot of note. Yes, over the years a gem or two have surfaced but they are generally outside of the city heading towards the midlands. But on a weekday in July we were going...More

Thank russella985
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing Food, Amazing Service. The Wine Selection is Great. Top Pietermaritzburg Restaurant. Timothy Lander was an Amazing Host...

Thank NeilCantrel1975
Reviewed 20 July 2017

After a long absence from this restaurant I returned for lunch. Initially we were enticed by the new lunch time menu adverts that we had seen, but once we opened the menu we went for pizza - delicious crispy base and I had the salmon...More

Thank Mishdawg
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5 January 2017|
Response from Timothy L | Property representative |
Good Morning, please can you send me your email address so that i can forward my menu through to you. Kind regards Tim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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, Valet Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chatterton Road | Shop 10Invesco Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Pietermaritzburg
  • Phone Number: +27 33 342 1027
  • E-mail
We are an upmarket eatery, professional service in a fine dining setting
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