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40 Shortmarket Street | Green Market Square, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 424 3347
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“salmon pasta” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
40 Shortmarket Street | Green Market Square, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I could give a ZERO rating I would. The service was shocking the waiters were more interested in talking to each other than serving the customers. The food was terrible, we ordered medium rare steak which came well done, when we sent it back...More

Thank ASchoeman
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We walked from our hotel to Greenmarket Square area and were looking for a place to have dinner. Something drew us to this particular one and as soon as we walked in, I just loved, loved, loved the look of this restaurant. It is so...More

Thank sandra n
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great casual spot for pizza & a glass of red. The staff were inviting , attentive & friendly. Nice place to people watch & relax. Not over priced ... I’ll be back!

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We ate here during the new year's parade. It is an Italian restaurant of sorts. The menu is nice enough but more often or not they run out of pizza. Service is terribly slow so be prepared for a wait and unfortunately the food is...More

Thank Bib B
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We managed to book a table here for a standard menu on New Years Eve when everywhere else had doubled their prices. We were so well looked after, great service, we didn't wait too long once we ordered (which is unusual in Cape Town!) and...More

Thank Louise C
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant where we could eat pizza, the sound of the band in front of Bellini helped us to choose this restaurant :-) The pizza was delicious and the service very friendly!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Hell no, the Bruchita was bad but made worse by the disgusting Salami not one of us ate. Never again.

Thank DouwSt
Reviewed 14 December 2017

My husband, niece, and I were in Cape Town for a week and we needed to eat dinner by our hotel so we could make our flight. We decided to walk by Green Market and see what we could find. Saw an Italian restaurant and...More

Thank Belinda B
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Exellent coffee for a sit down meeting with friends and family. Wonderful snacks on menu with variety to choose from

Thank epolydor
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I enjoyed the fun atmosphere and great pasta. The staff was very warm and friendly. I came back for the tiramisu.

Thank Mark K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Shortmarket Street | Green Market Square, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 3347
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A cute small restaurant located in green market square, the menu from the typical italian flavors offer a fantastic gnocchi and a exceptional risotto, pasta , main corse, pizza and dessert for make you lunch or dinner a very good experience..
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