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La Cantina

Montagu Street | Blanco, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 804 0010
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (18 reviews)
“cassata” (2 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Montagu Street | Blanco, George 6529, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick dinner and found the waitresses so pleasant every time. Especially Lutho who is a superstar! Thanks for looking after us always ladies!More

1  Thank Winks-123
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your dinner at La Cantina. We are pleased to hear that you had such a great experience. Thank you for the compliments of our staff, we will pass it on to them! Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found the service to be friendly and helpful. We were three couples. Between the six of us we could not agree as to the quality of the food. Most of us decided the food was delicious, one person thought the pasta has too much...More

Thank reginafug
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We are very happy to hear that you had an overall great time during your visit. We appreciate your comments and we have brought this to the...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, exceptional staff and the ambience is amazing. Thanks for treating us. See you soon!!More

Thank Margot S
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We are extremely happy that you had such a wonderful time during your visit. Thank you for your compliments of our staff, we will ensure that it...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Fancourt Estate for about two weeks and spent several nights out at La Cantina! This is a very fine restaurant with mainly Italian cuisine and we were never disappointed. The meals are crazy good, the wine list is way above standard...More

Thank Patrick H
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Thank you taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We are extremely happy to hear that you had such a wonderful experience during your several visits and that you always left satisfied! We are just as happy...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

We were travelling with 3 other couples on a golfing tour of the Eastern Cape. La Cantina is part of the Fancourt complex. It’s a casual Italian restaurant, so was just the thing for a relaxing meal after a day of golf with a reasonable...More

Thank ianh65
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Thank you taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We are happy to hear that you a great experience during your visit and that you could relax here after the day's golf. Thank you for visiting us...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I and our 3 boys ate here whilst staying at the hotel and I have to say that the food was fantastic, particularly the pizza’s and the pasta as you would expect. There is also a very good selection of wines. Our...More

Thank NFHOJHutt
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We are extremely happy to hear that you and your family had such a wonderful experience during your visit and that you loved the pizza and pastas. We...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

I am by no means claiming to be an expert on great food or to have superior taste buds, but the execution of the dishes at La Cantina is very poor. The Risotto was cooked to death (mine is better, and I am a self-taught...More

Thank Kersten H
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you for writing a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We appreciate your feedback and it has been brought to the attention of the restaurant manager and chef who is currently busy reviewing the menu. Thank you for visiting us and...More

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

When you walk into a restaurant and on a table at reception is a big basket of plump, fresh porcini mushrooms you just know you are going to eat something with mushrooms. The chef, Matteo, said they were fresh in that day, picked locally. I...More

Thank gramench
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We are happy to hear that you had such a lovely dining experience and that the food was excellent. Thank you for visiting us and we look...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Firstly the food was unbelievable. We recommend the pastas. They were perfectly cooked. The service was grand and they treated our 90 yo grannie like royalty. Our server was Nosie, get seated in her section because you’ll be in for a treat!More

Thank mesn1
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We are extremely happy to hear that you had such a wonderful experience during your visit and that you loved the pastas! Thank you for visiting us and...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful ambience but the pizzas were a disappointment this evening. Needs some attention, was cold and flavourless for the price. Service from Zim our waitress was Five Star. However always a good option for lunch or dinner.More

1  Thank Ilmaurice
Karien N, DCC at La Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your most recent visit to La Cantina. We appreciate your comments and you can be assured that we will look into this as it is definitely not our standard. We are happy to hear...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montagu Street | Blanco, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 804 0010
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Description
La Cantina provides the perfect setting for relaxed family dining. With its traditional Italian menu, La Cantina treats guests to an authentic Mediterranean culinary experience ranging from homemade pastas to succulent steaks. The warm, inviting atmosphere is not limited to the evening meal - La Cantina serves a buffet breakfast daily and a Sunday buffet lunch.
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