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71 Kloof Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 422 2260
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (45 reviews)
“penne vodka” (5 reviews)
“puttanesca” (3 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:30 Hours
Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
71 Kloof Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The penne vodka was absolutely wonderful and a great size. Friendly staff and good lighting made it a pleasant meal.

Thank mrwhite12345
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Don't bother - horrendous service, bad food, waiters arguing for their 10% tip (after providing no service for it) and the owners sitting on their butts eating dinner instead of seeing to their paying customers. Complaints not dealt with in restaurant. Unanswered emails. A joke...More

Thank capetownveggie
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent local Italian restaurant. Simple menu. Really tasty and big pizza. Good service. Great value for money

Thank AlgyJones
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Busy restaurant in a very busy street in centre of town. Had a a putenesca which was nice with a garlic bread. Food I’d say was better than average. Staff were poor and had no inter personal skills.

Thank bigbaggy
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This isn’t 5 star dining, however delivers Italian food which we had was good! In Cape Town for 6 weeks and staying round the corner so have been here twice! Italian is not always my preference, however away with work for 6 weeks and my...More

Thank Carinna M
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This is my 2nd time here and am enjoying it more and more. The food excellent. The staff amazingly friendly. Simple and beautiful.

Thank waleed j
Reviewed 25 January 2018

The pasta itself wasn't bad and was served "al dente", but the Vongole obviously came from a can and were flooding the bottom of the dish. Disgusting. No self -respecting Italian chef would serve up a dish like this.

Thank Pacepavicius
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Seriously the food is awful, the service is poor and the location is busy Don't do it to your senses - it will set you back a millennium in terms of a culinary experience

Thank GeeandTeeZeea
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Outstanding pizzas even though we arrived just before closing. They accommodated us in a friendly way and allowed us time to eat in comfort. Love to come back on a less busy night.

Thank James D
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

I have eaten bad pasta in my life but this one gets the Worst Award. I asked for a Vongole pasta and was well over cooked , tasteless and cooked wzout any intention to please anyone. No proper ingredients , horrible. Needed to send back...More

Thank Panchorri
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Questions & Answers
19 October 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Mitico G | Property representative |
Hi. we only do gluten free pizza's. there are also various other items on the menu, such as kingklip, grilled calamari or meat dishes! gracié!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Kloof Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 2260
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