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Stanley Street | Cnr Bain / Stanley Street, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
041 585 8225
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Had an awesome meal

This place is one of my all time favs, i have never seen such a tastefully fitted restuarant with fine food. we were a big party of ladies and the waitress was top class and didnt miss a beat. the menu was such that the choosing was difficult... wanted everything. well done!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Jenijay
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Mossel Bay, South Africa
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Mossel Bay, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

This place is one of my all time favs, i have never seen such a tastefully fitted restuarant with fine food. we were a big party of ladies and the waitress was top class and didnt miss a beat. the menu was such that the choosing was difficult... wanted everything. well done!!

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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Cold beers and delicious pizza - happy to give you 4 stars. Awesome view overlooking the beach and the staff was great - they looked after us well.

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Cape Town
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Apparently this establishment has recently had a change of ownership. It wasn't bad, but I expected a pizza restaurant and instead it seemed to have switched to Indian food - reminded me of Eastern Food Bazaar in Cape Town. It wasn't terrible, but I don't know if I'd go back any time soon. It just has more of a cheap-ish... More 

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Port Elizabeth
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Great Italian pizza made in a stone oven. They also serve very good tapas style meals. Highly recommended!

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London
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Went to Charlie Superstar for a pizza as my sister was raving about their pizzas. Went just before 6pm on a Saturday evening and the place was dead quiet - not a sole in the restaurant. Asked the chap inside if they still did pizza as the place seems to have undergone an identity crisis due to a few buddhas... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Just wanted to let you know that I think your service is really shocking. I went to Charlie Superstar ( stanley street) last night with a group of friends, firstly when we got pur menus there was a piece of food stuck in a menu then the waiter messed up the drinks order, then he did not put the order... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

The new ownership is sorely felt. There is quite clearly no understanding of the food or the market they're serving. The first sign was the menu we were presented with.. 80's steakhouse-esque complete with curly font. But the real problems began with its content. Charging almost R70 for a margherita pizza is extortion! Even under prevoous ownership the restaurant had... More 

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New York City
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40 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Nice spot on Stanley Street. Very accommodating to my vegan diet. The pear salad was amazing and the pizza was quite good too. The pizza smelled amazing and did not disappoint. I was there on a Tuesday night and was lucky enough to catch live music by local artist Michelle. She is currently performing on Tues & Sun nights. Acoustic... More 

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114 reviews 114 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Given this was only restaurant open on Sunday in area it has real chance to form good reputation. Instead appears to take advantage of the fact is only place open. Next time I will cook. Service began by being told short of wines by glass. Pizza was overcooked actually base was burnt. The tastes overwhelm each other though sounded lovely... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We used to love Charlies. The pizzas were awesome and the staff were great, lots of fun and energy. We would inevitably find ourselves there every few weeks. It changed ownership last year and it's unbelievable how it's deteriorated. If there was ever a study in the difference good management makes, this is it. Our last effort in January to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Stanley Street | Cnr Bain / Stanley Street, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: 041 585 8225

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza

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