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Goloso

90 Regent Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 439 2144
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (57 reviews)
“apple pie” (6 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
90 Regent Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love Italian this restaurant is a definite must visit. The restaurant has an authentic Italian feel to it, immediately creating a relaxed atmosphere. As we arrived just before happy hour we grabbed the opportunity and quickly ordered a drink and a starter. Thereafter...More

Thank Dewald R
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest Thank you very much for your visit and this great review. While not trying to portray ourselves as too seriously Italian, we do take care to get the basics right, from our fresh hand made pasta and cooked from scratch sauces, to our...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We were so hungry at night walking around the hotel to find this amazing Italian restaurant. The staff were so friendly and nice and the food was so tasty. I wouldnt personally say its 100% Italian, it has a twist that I really like and...More

1  Thank TravElkouteini
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear guest Thank you very much for your visit and this lovely review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your meal. You are correct, we do not try too hard to be an "authentic" Italian restaurant. While our hand made pasta and stone baked...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

Chose the Goloso for our first meal out while visiting Cape Town. Even though it was mid week it was busy but not overly so. The staff were very friendly and made space for 8 of us without an issue. Our food choices ranged from...More

Thank stuart t
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Dear guests Thank you for this review based on your visit to our humble, no frills restaurant. We are glad you enjoyed our made-from-scratch cooking as much as our old-fashioned, from-the-heart hospitality. You are spot on, Goloso is not a fancy venue. The focus is...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

One of my favourite restaurants in Cape Town. It’s consistently delicious, freshly made, hot and tasty. Definitely my favourite Italian restaurant.

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Thank tiffkruger
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear guest Thank you very much for your visit and this perfect review. Those words are music to our ears! We look forward to seeing you again. Best regards The Goloso Team

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Finding a parking spot was a hassle, drove the same route pass the restaurant three times, but in the end it was ABSOLUTELY worth it. The atmosphere was relaxed, no television distraction, great food and service. The manager/owner made a table visit. The restaurant is...More

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Thank ygeldenhuys
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Dear guest Thank you so much for your visit and this lovely review. We acknowledge that street side parking is a hassle here in crowded Sea Point, but rest assured there are two large underground car parks in the Checkers and Spar complexes, both within...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We popped in to this little spot toward the end of Regent Road in Sea Point for an early dinner after doing (boring) house shopping. What a pleasant surprise it is. They have an early dinner special: for R250 you get two pizzas/pastas/stews and a...More

Thank ShinyBriony
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Dear Guest Thank you so much for your visit and this great review. We are glad you enjoyed Goloso so much! Indeed our R250 dinner special offers incredible value, please keep an eye out for future similar specials. Thank you for making special mention of...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

A true hidden little gem in every sense of the word! The food was absolutely awesome! It was our first meal at GOLOSO, but they will see us again for sure! They are not shy with the toppings on the pizza and the pasta was...More

Thank Ruanv181
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear guest Thank you very much for your visit and this awesome review. What started as a small "hole in the wall" eatery almost a decade ago has grown over the years into the buzzing little cozy venue you see today. And it remains a...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I live in Cape Town and this was the first restaurant I went for dinner. I love the pizzas, the pastas, especially the tagliatelle amatriciana and the baby beef ossobuco. I definetelly recommend the restaurant. Service is excellent and corteous!More

Thank Alexandre M
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear guest Thank you so much for your visit and this amazing review. We are truly humbled by your feedback. Indeed our baby beef ossobuco is an epic dish, slow cooked for hours, and it has become one of our top sellers. Thank you also...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

I am actually a bit late with this review, but still! Ate here in March 2018. Enjoyed the food, service and vibe of the restaurant. I will definitely recommend them and will surely visit again when in CTMore

Thank Pieter l
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Dear Guest Thank you so much for your visit and this lovely review. Don't worry, it's never too late for pizza! We are super happy that you enjoyed our stone baked thin crust pizza so much. We look forward to seeing you again on your...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We experienced Goloso a few years back and it’s been super busy lately so we popped in for an early dinner. They have really good specials but we opted for their speciality Calzone and Carbonara pasta. The Calzone was one of the best we have...More

1  Thank Jadee F
Goloso_Owner, Owner at Goloso, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for your re-visit. We are glad to have you back!. As you noted, we do indeed have some fantastic specials currently running, and we are super blessed to be so well supported by locals and tourists alike, as well as a...More

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Debbie K
4 October 2018|
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Response from Goloso_Owner | Property representative |
Hi Debbie Our House Rose wine is made by Simonsvlei Winery in Paarl. Please let me know if you have any further questions. Regards Johan Owner Goloso
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Regent Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 439 2144
Description
Established in 2010, Goloso has become a firm local favorite for home made Italian cuisine served in a welcoming, relaxing environment. Specializing in hand made pasta and stone baked pizza, we also offer a wide variety of starters, grills and delectable desserts, as well a full bar boasting a comprehensive wine list and Darling Brew craft beer on tap. Owner run and managed, we take pride in offering great food, friendly service and unbeatable value for money through our daily lunch and dinner specials.
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