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Magica Roma

8 Central Square, Pinelands 7405, South Africa
+27 21 531 1489
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“veal” (43 reviews)
“pizza” (45 reviews)
“antipasti” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8 Central Square, Pinelands 7405, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 368 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our visit to this supposedly excellent restaurant was very disappointing. My starter was a watery Ministrone with no flavour. Bits of vegetables in clear boiled water. My wife and I ordered Cannoloni me with meat and she the vegetarian. Service was good and the house...More

Thank 783rgc
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Had a mediteranian pizza but it just did not have the fresh taste the generous helping calamari tamato garlic and chilli should have. Only when finishing off I realised that the pizza had sugar added.... probably instead of salt. It was disapointing as they came...More

Thank Glyn G
Reviewed October 3, 2018

I have a never been disappointed with this wonderful family restaurant. The owners are always so welcoming as are the rest of the staff members. They are always happy to make up a platter if one feels like one wants a bit of everything. I...More

Thank 677anapaula
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We have been to this Restaurant many, many times and it is always good. Their pastas are great. Excellent wine list. Book a table to avoid being disappointed. Parking can be difficult on busy nights..

Thank amblesidehouse
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

I have not been here for 2 years & used to come here many years ago, but walking in I felt it was like yesterday! The service was warm and welcoming & the starter platter was delicious. The veal dishes were tasty and plentiful &...More

Thank sansmerrill
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Impeccable service, reasonably priced and generous portions. Personally I was underwhelmed by the dessert compared to the rest of the food, but there was still an interesting selection.

Thank KatandChrisL
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Two weekends in a row we enjoyed Magica Roma, they are always full, there is a message in that. We love this place for a yummy meal in a casual atmosphere, please don’t change a thing.

Thank MichaelKnysna
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I visited this restaurant twice during a recent visit to South Africa, and the food really impressed me. I had the Osso Bucco (a special) on my first visit and the Norvegese pizza on my second visit. Both dishes were simply presented, but prepared with...More

Thank Victor F
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time and we were not disappointed! The food was exceptional as was the service. Very homely restaurant. Would definitely recommend to anyone that loves Italian. Will certainly be back.

Thank NicolaM382
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Really enjoyed this place and the authenticity of it. Run by two proper Italians, the food is amazing and the service matches it. Will return.

Thank Windhoek-Jess
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
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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