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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 good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (19 reviews)
“insalata” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
De Waterkant Street | Shop 8 Cape Quarter, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We dined here after it was recommended by a nearby restaurant that was booked. We ordered salad, grilled calamari and pasta for appetizer, all yummy. My son’s vegetarian pizza was delicious and chicken calabrese was straightforward and served with avacado and great mozzarella with tomato....More

Thank heidipony
Reviewed 9 August 2018

I have only recently discovered this lovely restaurant. I had since had quite a few meals here and it has always been excellent. Service is good and a very friendly owner!

Thank Tempoboy
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A lovely eatery in the vibey Cape Quarter, De Waterkant area. Good food and well priced and service was good. Had great pizza.

Thank AllM
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Was able to get in here when other places were full on a Friday night. Very pleased with food and service - lots of choices. Had the Zak's Pizza (tomato, mozzarella, gorgonzola, feta, grana and basil) and the insalata della casa (Halloumi, greens, sun-dried tomatoes,...More

Thank smdds
Reviewed 14 July 2018

this is another of my favourite eateries in the "Village". A very friendly owner and the service and atmosphere here is great. I love their pizza and pastas! higly recommended

Thank fredericorichardsonf
Reviewed 8 July 2018

we eat good pizza here and also good pasta and salad! Very friendly worker here. Everyman so friendly in South Africa!! Area very nice lots of colour house, gallery and cafe and small streets.

Thank dariusflisboa
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Five of us shared dinner with a variety of meals selected. Food was well prepared and enjoyable although not exceptional. Service was good on this quiet evening, and we appreciated that the restaurant was within a short walk after we'd had a busy day. A...More

Thank forsrick
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Had some of the best pizza here. It is a lovely restaurant in the Cape Quarter on Jarvis/Napier street corner. Good service and vibe.

Thank marijonedupreez
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic, reasonably priced Italian food in a convenient location in Green Point. At my time of visit (around 9pm), the restaurant was fairly empty and service was prompt. The interior is simple but the food is fresh and delicious. The bolognese had great flavor and...More

Thank Escape616901
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I visited Alforno several times during successive visits to Cape Town. I like the food and was not disappointed at this occasion. I had a nice salad and calzone. Prices in the restaurant are reasonable, and staff is friendly. I visited the restaurant on a...More

Thank WilHOegstgeest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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