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Borruso's Pizza and Pasta

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145b Main Road, Cape Town Central 7800, South Africa
+27 21 761 0281
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Aug 2017
“A real Italian treat.”
1 Jun 2017
“I Love Borruso's Pizza !”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
145b Main Road, Cape Town Central 7800, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

While trying to find this hidden-away gem, we walked passed it at least twice! While deceptively nondescript from the outside, Burrosos' food is far from ordinary or forgettable! The pizza menu is extensive and caters for vegetarians and those with food allergies/particular dietary requirements. The...More

Thank Bronmantel90
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Dimly lit room with candles, the ambience, the romance, the food, the decorum. It all just works. Every time I've gone I have never ever been disappointed. This Restaurant is literally my favorite spot in Cape Town. Call me old fashioned but I Love it...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My wife wanted a relaxed night out and Borruso's came to mind as we had not been to an Italian establishment in a while. The last time I was there I was still a student a solid 6 years ago but remembered that it was...More

Thank Kyle W
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Hidden away in Kenilworth, it is worth a visit. The intense smell of wood-fired pizzas is irresistible! Totally unpretentious, with mismatched chairs and tables scattered randomly (there's also a nice outside area - for summer).Pizza toppings were nice (not brilliant) but the bases were a...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best Pizzas I have ever eaten. The place itself is tucked away in Kenilworth but on a Wednesday night was very busy. The staff are all very friendly and although the food was not quick it was well worth the wait. The...More

Thank Tr15haBHS
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Borrusos pizza is by far the BEST pizza resteraunt I have ever been to. I would give it a 5 out of 5 but nothing's perfect but in this case it almost is. I myself have been going to borrusos since I was about 5...More

Thank Ricky B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Prompt and friendly service, reasonable prices and great food which arrives on the table piping hot.

Thank KatandChrisL
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I regularly went to Borrusos about 12 years ago when I lived in the area (early 2000's). All the good things about it haven't changed - the same owner, the same warm friendly greeting (maybe even in the same dungarees), the tables are still scattered...More

Thank LikeFully
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Brilliant company, brilliant service, brilliant wine, brilliant milkshakes, brilliant pizza, brilliant pasta and brilliant deserts. Highly recommend for a causal evening out with friends. Loved it!

Thank Wade V
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We have been to Barussos in Kenilworth on numerous occasions, and thoroughly enjoyed the thin based, tasty pizzas, as well as the atmosphere. We found the pizzas at Borruso's Plumstead to have a thick base and sweet tomato sauce. The restaurant was not full, but...More

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145b Main Road, Cape Town Central 7800, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 761 0281
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