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Magica Roma

8 Central Square, Pinelands 7405, South Africa
+27 21 531 1489
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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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

Having heard so many good things about Magica Roma, and being new to the area, we were excited to finally get to try it. Unfortunately we found the quality of the food on the (too?) vast menu to be quite average. Certainly "Italian", but I...More

Thank PatBar2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming to this little gem for years and the Team never fail to disappoint and tonight was no exception. When a rib eye steak melts in your mouth like a piece of butter you know it's good, wow, simply excellent. Everyone enjoyed their meals,...More

Thank Lynton C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent choice as recommended by a client. Seriously flavourosome food with excellent service. Went there twice in three days stay - that speaks volumes for the food and the service

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is so popular you have to book. The food is amazing and the service always great. It's typically crowded and feels like you're eating in an Italian restaurant in Italy. The veal dishes are wonderful and the tuna carpaccio is unbeatable.

Thank James D
Reviewed August 15, 2017

There are quite a few fresh, funky spots around in Cape Town that serve authentic Italian fare...Magica Roma is different! Visualise Italian restaurants in the 70's...carpets, double table cloths, waiters with jackets and napkins over their forearms...breadsticks on the table, etc. Hope you get the...More

Thank stevebenade
Reviewed August 13, 2017

cape town is not cape town without this place, we love every bit of our experience here and would never leave cape town without dining there at least once. People who read this help your selves by dining there and gain and again Pleeeeeasing by...More

Thank nmudarres
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Great place and frequented mainly by locals and the food is awesome. Even it is not in the tourist zone it is a must to visit.

Thank alfonsorafaela
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

What a great find! Great Italian food with good, attentive service in a smallish family establishment.... what more could you ask for? Steak to perfection and sauces to rival the Masterchefs. If you enjoy good food in a casual setting, look no further than this...More

Thank HaniefK
Reviewed August 4, 2017

Visiting this place a few times a year, and again and again: they serve absolutely fantastic authentic Italian food, great service and price & quality is superb. As simple as that!

Thank Wibo v
Reviewed July 21, 2017

This must be my all time favourite restaurant. Can seat quite a few people but so warm and cosy. The food has always been consistently good. I just love their Veal and all their Pasta dishes. The staff who we have known for so long...More

Thank Biddy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, 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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