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Alforno Ristorante Italiano

De Waterkant Street | Shop 8 Cape Quarter, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 419 9555
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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“cape quarter” (3 reviews)
“de waterkant” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
De Waterkant Street | Shop 8 Cape Quarter, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love coming here!! Employees, Management and Owners always pleasant, present and willing. The bunless burger (I call it that, might have another name) is just amazing, tasty and value for money. Thank you Dominique, Blessing, Micheal, Prince, Talent, John, Nathan and all the back of...More

Thank Aloma B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the restaurant for a late lunch on Friday afternoon, I booked through Feastfox, and it turned out that this app gave me an awesome discount, so I could buy a pizza or a pasta plus a glass of house wine for R 75...More

Thank Fernanda L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been a few times with friends but have also found it to be a great place for lunch should you just need a break from the office. I highly recommend their Carne Insalata. Best salad I have ever had!

Thank Lynn J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this restaurant and the good energy here! Very friendly owners. Good Pizza. Good service, good location

Thank FreddyofCTN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place 2x because they had room for us. The first time I had penne pasta with vegetables the pasta was like mush it was so Overcooked. I also didn’t like how the sauce was at the bottom and it was super oily. The...More

Thank Yodanlys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

popped in for a late lunch,the restaurant offers a pizza or pasta special with a glass of wine for R75 which is rare to find in the area. I was amused when I got my dish of Alfredo pasta the portion size was very generous...More

Thank Manu M
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Sadly nobody cares about this place, the owner, no, and certainly not the guy with fluent French who I think was the manager. The staff are great & cheerful and from them you couldn’t ask for more. But as you look around & observe more...More

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The pizza is very good. The rest of the food is not Italian style. The past is too soft and the sauces have nothing to do with Italian food. Maybe good for not Italian people. The owner was very nice. The staff is slow and...More

Thank Lisa c
Reviewed 22 August 2017

went here because our hotel was next to it and it is really nice. the staff is friendly and the pizza was delicious. so good we came back the next day again and had dinner. really try it when you in the area. I can...More

Thank V_2020
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Nice pizzas with plenty of flavour and toppings. The staff were nice and friendly and the atmosphere was warm and cozy.

Thank SonjaB60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Waterkant Street | Shop 8 Cape Quarter, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 419 9555
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Alforno Ristorante Italiano is a trendy Italian restaurant with a modern feel. We are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our menu simple, fresh and tasty!! Come join us for a wonderful wood-oven pizza, great pastas or delicious cocktails!! We are situated in the De Waterkant village, Green point Cape Town.
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