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Woodpecker Pizza Deli

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Italian, Café, Sandwiches, Pizza & Pasta
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270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
+27285142924
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Swellendam is home to the Woodpecker Pizzadeli.Well known for our thin...
Swellendam is home to the Woodpecker Pizzadeli.Well known for our thin base pizza variety, delicious pasta dishes, homemade burgers and scrumptious schnitzels!Licensed.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
lekker pizza like in italy

absolut a cute place with a nice atmosphere, The Pizza was just amazing. Staff and service was great and even if it was load shadding we had a great evening at this lovely place. Thanks

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
Lisa_Biedermann
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Lörrach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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Lörrach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

absolut a cute place with a nice atmosphere, The Pizza was just amazing. Staff and service was great and even if it was load shadding we had a great evening at this lovely place. Thanks

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Durbanville, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Brilliant pizza and good value for money. Excellent service. They are also extremely flexible and can do any pizzas half half at no extra charge. Try the Sloppy Joe with chilli, Fantastic!

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George, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Not only is it such a pretty little place , has the friendliest staff, It was the BEST pizza I have had in a long time. Well done!!! I have been here twice now and your waiting staff is so friendly and makes you feel right at home. The pizza with its thin crispy base is delicious. Thank you! Defnitly... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Riight next door to Rotham Manor where we were staying so it was a good place for a quick lunch from their wood fired pizza oven or a pasta. Large pizzas so consider ordering one between two if you can agree on the topping, or get them to do a half and half and order a side salad. Outside seating... More 

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Gansbaai, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The atmosphere was perfect, The service quick and good, the waiter friendly en very kind, the food...Superb!!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Wife and I decided to go pizza-sit down instead of the normal pizza-take away. So we went to the local pizzas joint, Woodpeckers. Very friendly service, relaxed and laid back atmosphere. And best of all - delicious pizza on a very thin base, the way we love it. Want a right priced large pizza on a thin base? Go to... More 

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Thin crispy pizza is absolutely huge. Have the hot one. Beers and wines very cheap. 2 pizzas, 1 pint of beer and a large glass of winefor £13! And all with outstanding service. Beat that!

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Antas, Spain
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87 reviews 87 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Popped in for a spot of lunch, I had their tagliatelle and meatballs and my wife had a pizza. We found the food to be of high quality for this type of restaurant. The staff were very pleasant and the service prompt. I would recommend this place.

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Cape town
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We had a quick take away, the pizza tasted delicious! The place was right next to our guesthouse (Bloomestate)

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Swellendam, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The best thin crust pizzas in town are made here. The staff are efficient, helpful, & friendly. The outside seating areas are basic but OK. The inside area is more comfortable but could be better ventilated. I prefer to take away my pizzas & enjoy them at home. The take away service is good with reasonable waiting times.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Swellendam
  • Phone Number: +27285142924

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 13
  • Cuisine: Italian, Café, Sandwiches, Pizza & Pasta

Description

Swellendam is home to the Woodpecker Pizzadeli.Well known for our thin base pizza variety, delicious pasta dishes, homemade burgers and scrumptious schnitzels!Licensed.

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