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Massimo's Restaurant

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22 Main Road | Oakhurst Farm Park, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 5648
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00:00 - 21:00
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Bujumbura, Burundi
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a real gem of a place Massimo's is. Got there (having spent all day at World of Birds) for lunch and was a bit apprehensive. The staff was courteous and the owner was very friendly. We ordered, food came and than the magic started. Wow simply one of the best pizzas i have ever had. Kid friendly place (they... More 

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First visit since being recommended, I'd always thought it was just a pizza house, but no they have a good range of specials, including fresh fish, steak etc.. Plenty of space for children in their outside play area which keeps the restaurant reasonably kiddy clear.

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1 Thank Martin D
Nelspruit
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We met up with family and had a wonderful evening. The restaurant was full and buzzing. The pizzas were great with their thin crusts.

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Thank Patricia E
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You cant go wrong at Massimo's. This was not my first nor my last visit. Friendly service and the pizzas are really good. Thin base, fresh toppings and overall delicious. Its also family friendly, best you book. The only thing I dont get about Massimo's is why they would play a local radio station. Killing the vibe with constant advertisements... More 

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Thank VintagePrincess1973
massimos_hb, Owner at Massimo's, responded to this review

thanks for the very nice review VintagePrincess1973, we agree about our pizzas. Background music is subjective - we've had comments from those who don't like opera (too Italian?)..don't like country & western (too non Italian?).....so it can be a difficult call. We like to support our new local radio station (magic 828 AM) but I understand fully how ads &... More 

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Convenient, clean and pleasant place to dine as a family or with friends. Kids play area outside. Not too pricy and not too noisy.

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Thank 123tania123
Valkenswaard
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111 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pizzas are great and ready in no time at all . Servic is good and parking is free and security is on the premises.

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Thank Hans9856
Cape Town, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stumbled across Massimo's one night when we used to live in Constantia, and ever since, it's been one of our favorite dinner spots in Cape Town! We go with friends all of the time. I promise you... They make the BEST pizza in the city! They also have great GF, vegetarian, and vegan options. (I just... More 

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The choice of Massimo's was to have a quick meal, not too late, due to our early start the next day. The reviews were all very positive. The actual location is about three miles out of Hout Bay in a small mall of shops. Parking was plentiful. The restaurant was half full and quite vibrant. Our meal selections could have... More 

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Thank James W
massimos_hb, Owner at Massimo's, responded to this review

thanks James, we are intrigued by the description 'same(y)' - please would you email us at info@masssimos.co.za with a little more info so we can track down the offending dish? More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I'm married to a tricky Italian and we all thought that this was a really lovely meal - we were with friends (a party of 11 including 5 kids under the age of 10). Lovely relaxed atmosphere, lots to occupy the kids, good wine and great food. Service is very friendly but is a bit slow but we forgave it... More 

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Thank AmandaReekie
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

A busy Friday night but as usual the service and food were impeccable and faultless. Chris, the head manager's attention to detail and understanding of the menu surpassed our expectations. We both tried new pizzas which were simply outstanding and our take away order arrived in time as we were paying our bill. Once again yet another outstanding Italian experience... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 21:00
Monday
00:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 21:00
Thursday
00:00 - 21:00
Friday
00:00 - 21:00
Saturday
00:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Main Road | Oakhurst Farm Park, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 5648
Description
Open every day of the week for lunch & dinner.We make amazing pizza plus daily specials, using only the best, mainly locally sourced ingredients, and the owners are always present to ensure quality & consistency. Check us out on google for more information

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?