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Bella Italia

142 Main Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 434 9056
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good55%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (37 reviews)
“ravioli” (5 reviews)
“thin base” (4 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
08:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
142 Main Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Probably the best pizza one will find in Sea Point. Don’t look further. Cold beer and friendly service.

Thank William J
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a variety of pizzas which together with a bottle of red wine made for a very nice evening.

Thank scotbrit1
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Rustic environment Good pizza cooked on a wood oven Bad little light they came back to try some other Italian dish

Reviewed 4 September 2017

A small restaurant with some specials that change.The pizza is good as is the Lasagne.We lived not far from this place and knew the grand Mama of the place.A good soul indeed.The wine can be a little expensive for what it is.The place consistently had...More

Thank posco2
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The lasagna was finger licking good, however it came 45 min after the order... so, well, get a good company before heading to this restaurant. This is definitely not a solo-dinner place.

Thank Brnensky
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Well we wanted breakfast an food this Italian restaurant offering breaky, we ordered English breakfast tea thinking it would be weak but was lovely an strong, coffee was nice an hot. We ordered our breakfast an could not fault the quality of the breakfast hot,...More

Thank Boxer1954
Reviewed 26 May 2017

What a good experience. The food is amazing! Really big portions and very tasty. I had the Alfredo pasta and it was great! The staff was friendly and helpful. The prices are very reasonable. This is definitely a place I want to visit again.

Thank Ellezil
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Best vegetarian pizza I have eaten in my life. Not sparse with vegetables, nice thin crust. Speedy service

Thank Louis V
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We found this gem while looking for a spot to have a late lunch. Shared a pizza which was fantastic. Returned for dinner before going to a show. The fillet steak was superb. We decided to have breakfast there the next morning which was a...More

Thank Malcolm G
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Warm April evening, so we needed a table outside. The restaurant competition in this street is fierce. We were not disappointed. Good quality Italian pizza and pasta at affordable prices

Thank Pieter W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Main Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 434 9056
  • E-mail
Bella Italia has been a landmark in Sea Point for 15 years. Originally, the ever popular Caponero which was an institution in Sea Point in the 70's. Family owned and run, expect to get your home cooked Italian food including delicious desserts made my the owners wife. A wood fire pizza oven producing the best thin based pizza in Sea Point! Open for coffee & breakfasts as Bella Italia Espresso bar.
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