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8 Central Square Shopping Centre, Pinelands, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
021 5311489
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

I am sure that the owners are very proud of the food they serve as it seems to be their homemade specialty. Probably one of the better pizza I have had. My friend had the Ravioli and was extremely happy

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Cape Town
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Love the fact that the best meat one will eat in this city is served by an Italian. Simply the best sirloin steak in town. A homely restaurant that is almost always fully booked one can understand why people in the burbs and from afar flock.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This restaurant is well known throughout the Western Cape, so you have to make a reservation as it always appears to be fully booked. Food is outstanding. Really good vibe. Attentive service and excellent food.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My third time to Magica and definitely not the last. The service was excellent, Michelle was polite well informed and above all efficient. The food was good as always- the thing I like the most is the consistency. I am a creature of habit and every time I have come in and ordered the Ravioli I have always received exactly... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Will never step foot back in this outdated and rude establishment. The arrogance of the owner, when being seated at Lunch was nothing short of a disgrace! My sympathy to the staff who where attempting to accommodate us and were obviously ashamed by the behaviour. A restaurant is about hospitality, not aggression. And having chosen not to name drop as... More

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Gordon's Bay, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Until I retired I went to Magica Roma at least 250 times over 25 years. Simply brilliant, always. I will go again this year even if 60 km away.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This is one of my favourite restaurants for honest down to earth good food. Excellent portion size, happy ambiance, and very delicious food. You have to try the Steak Florentina which is delicious, as is the pastas, pizzas and desserts to die for! The owner is very hands-on, always there to greet and chat to his patrons and is very... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The staff, the service and the food are all first rate. Everything is very fresh. The owner seems to always be there and ready to attend to your every need. Amazingly great place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

As a party of 8, we enjoyed an evening of brilliant, simple food in a lay back environment. Not a single complaint was heard regarding the food, or any other issues. Simple, no fuss, brilliant.

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Cape Town
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Magica Roma is possibly one of the best Italian restaurants in the world and have the awards to prove it, just look on the wall as you walk in and you'll see them from the Italian Prime Minister! This real little part of Italy is not run by staff or managers but by the owners themselves, if they are not... More

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Additional Information about Magica Roma

Address: 8 Central Square Shopping Centre, Pinelands, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
Phone Number: 021 5311489
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
Cuisine: Italian

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