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Corner Bree & Wale Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 422 0188
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (133 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Corner Bree & Wale Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bocca is definitely a nice restaurant. The pizza is good to be in South Africa and also the food, the portion could be bigger but it’s not pricey,so it compensate. Will go back :)

Thank Andrew_85NewYork
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

New Italian Owners, new menu, excellent Italian food with an urban twist. Very good ambiance. I came for dinner with my wife and loved the Tuna Carpaccio, the pizza and the lovely slow cooked lamb (arrosti).

Thank marcelon586
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Although there are other things on the menu, I personally wouldn’t look any further than the pizzas. A varied choice and a little different to the normal pizza toppings. The highlight of this upmarket pizza place is being able to watch the pizza chefs toss...More

Thank djhorners
Reviewed 4 October 2018

My husband and I were staying in cape town for 4 days this past August. It was raining so we decided to go somewhere close to our hotel. We ended up here and I am glad we did. We have had so much meat on...More

Thank jessica s
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Chosen because of TA reviews and also because it was an easy walk from our hotel, we were very happy with the decision. Very friendly staff - our waitress was great - and a pleasant relaxed decor combined with a large menu. The pizza was...More

Thank ozteddy
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Tried Bocca’s pizza today and was happy to find a very tasty base. I am not a fan of very thin pizza crust. While this was thin in the center, the edge was delightfully flavorful and chewy. Great combination of toppings (no substitutions according to...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Our waitress was super friendly. Food was great tasting. Healthy meatless meal, with tamatoes, parmesan, basil and Pesto. To be enjoyed -

Thank Explore815856
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

And then brick oven pizza. Glazed pork belly ribs with pesto sauce, Mac n cheese with Granny Smith apples, walnuts and Gorgonzola. And dessert Ricotta Fritelles and chocolate cake. Awesome service and ambiance. Shaun, the manager was fabulous. If you are looking for a fabulous...More

Thank BM628
Reviewed 15 August 2018

a kitchen which churns out super tasty and fresh food- a pizza which is to die for and the kids cant stop eating///

Thank Neelabja C
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Had lunch here with my wife, a couple of glasses of wine and a pizza. The service, the wine and the pizza were all top quality. I couldn't fault any of it would highly recommend and would return with no hesitation.

Thank Murphy2k14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Bree & Wale Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 0188
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We serve Neopolitan pizza and Modern Italian-inspired food in an informal contemporary space in the centre of Cape Town. From our hand-built pizza oven from Naples to the fresh pasta we serve each night, everything we do shows our love for food. Our menu is small but diverse and we encourage guests to order a number of dishes to share with the table. Pop in for a quick lunch or relax and let our team take care of you for an evening you'll remember
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