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Magica Roma

8 Central Square, Pinelands 7405, South Africa
+27 21 531 1489
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (36 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Central Square, Pinelands 7405, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First visit, with friends who speak highly of this restaurant's Italian cuisine. Did it live up to expectations? A qualified yes. The food was good and in this respect I was not disappointed, but neither was it to rave about. But what really got me...More

Thank Barrie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

YUM!! just yum and a total must try, repeatedly too as the menu is filled with delishiness worthy of sampling. So worth the effort of making a booking to get in

Thank 722lucyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had heard so many amazing things but unfortunately it didn't really live up to the expectations. The waitress felt like she was all over the place and the food left a lot to be desired. It could have been my mistake for ordering seafood...More

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, this restaurant offers reasonable value, but nothing like the hype that is created about it. The decor is very staid and ordinary. Tables are too close together for comfortable dining and very basically decorated. On our night it was very busy which turned out...More

Thank Aeraille
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a fine reputation, and it was just the place for a farewell meal with our guest departing for Europe on the late night flight. Sadly, we were disappointed. Two of our three dishes arrived somewhat warmer than lukewarm, but not hot, and...More

Thank Woodside8437
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pasta all round- fantastic food and great service. The staff are great and clearly enjoy their job Quick visit but will be back

Thank martinw-sydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Going to a restaurant with people that have food allergies is always a daunting experience, but the staff at Magica Roma made us feel like no request or amendment to a dish was too much, which meant for once everyone left full and happy. Also,...More

Thank alisonmitchell26
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

A genuinely authentic italian restaurant. We went for lunch and everything was delicious! Hands down the best pasta known to man. Try the Spaghetti Vongole! All the meals were top notch! This included the Linguine Carbonara, Saltimboca Magica Roma and Mediterranean Calamari. Portion sizes are...More

Thank KimmyCapeTown
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

My husband & I went for dinner & once again it was a 5 star meal. We are always greeted warmly by the 3 owners & they always remember their patrons names & what wines they enjoy. Franco, the chef, comes to each table recommending...More

Thank PetaG585
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

The food is always good and the standards are consistently maintained. Good service and variety of food offered.

Thank Emmanuel P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Central Square, Pinelands 7405, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Pinelands
  • Phone Number: +27 21 531 1489
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