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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 good13%
  • Average3%
  • 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

We were a table of eight that enjoy food and that host a supper club once a month at each others house. We were looking forward to an evening that paired food with wine from the Cape. The wine was fantastic but the food was...More

Thank carlosdefreitas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we always love to go to this restaurant, the staff is very friendly and helpfull the foods fresh, and very good. will always recommend my friends to go here at any time for a good outing

Thank Paparazzi100s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was awesome. Well prepared and full of flavour. The atmosphere was relaxing a great place for a lazy lunch. Service excellent. Will definitely be back.

Thank xnadu-iphone
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Visited on Thursday evening and restaurant was fairly quiet. Had feeling that waiter was keen on pushing their specials rather than any interest in what we might like. Went downhill from there. Food was ordinary and service contemptuous. This was after we had enjoyed fabulous...More

Thank aussiesJandP
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

My second week in Pietermaritzburg, stumbled across the gem. The staff are wonderful and attentive. The meal was fantastic. I had a starter of baby marrow roasted in a pizza oven with feta and lemon. Simple and delicious. My main was one of the specials....More

Thank PMyson
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent. Service was exceptional. Atmosphere is very good. Will recommend to anyone for a family get together

Thank 251rameshm
Reviewed 11 September 2017

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 6 September 2017 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 6 September 2017

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 29 August 2017 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
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
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Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
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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