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Il Leone Mastrantonio


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Italian, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was a tip from the janitor at the One&Only. Nice cosy restaurant with a good variety of starters, main courses and desserts and an excellent wine list. The pastas are really excellent and have a very good taste. Delicious to eat here, the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really nice and authentic dinner at Il Leone. Good confort food and nice ambiance. Had no reservation and although we were large group accommodates us quickly.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Susanabbru
Reviewed June 10, 2019

As in any restaurant, the atmosphere makes the evening. Our food and wine were very good. Downside was group of eight young Americans that were exceeding boringly loud and chased most of us away before desert. If you get the right crowd, the food and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Quaker1
Reviewed May 23, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner here on a Wednesday night. The restaurant was very busy but not full. Service was prompt, attentive and non-hovering. The server was helpful in explaining the dishes and catering to our special requests for substitutions and holding back certain ingredients. The buffaloto and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mikexyz22
Reviewed May 9, 2019

A first class restaurant in every way. Great atmosphere, food and service. I recommend you book ahead and try the pasta dishes.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mystictraveller1955
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I ate here on a recent visit to Cape Town. The food was quite good and the service was good as well. It’s located near Victoria Junction in a restored old building enhanced by some excellent art (for sale) decorating the walls....More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Heard this restaurant is the go to place for Italian food in the town area. The place was busy, staff were attentive but the food service was suspiciously quick. They literally cleared our starters to make way for the mains For a starter I had...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Pietparis69
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful food and service! Great atmosphere! Best veal I have ever had! I am allergic and they were able to cater to my every need. Thank you! Coming back for more!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Leeuwfontein
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Local Capetonians brought us here and it was one of the best meals I had in the cape. We originally had reservations next door at an Argentinian restaurant but luckily something last minute opened up for us here. The restaurant is beautiful with white table...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank aarongM2508VX
Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Have been several times to this restaurant where the food and service have always been pretty good...... but tonight was a disaster. We were a table of 4 but our evening was ruined by a table of 6 rowdy and noisy diners drowning out all...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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