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32 Main Street | Next to Standard Bank, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 4375
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a very pleasant Italian restaurant in the centre of Franschhoek. Nothing extraordinary but good honest food and pleasant service.

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Thank ready4offagain
Brussels, Belgium
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent menu choice and dishes. Italian and international food. Great wine list. Value for money. Efficient and very friendly service and people!! Reserving is advisable!

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Black Forest
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Recommended by friends, we luckily booked and had a great evening. Set at the back of a courtyard off the main street, it offers very good value pasta and pizza as well as the standard a la carte. Worth a visit

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Granada, Spain
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204 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From the outside it does look that inviting located as it is in a small shopping precinct of the main artery than run through Franshhoek. Please don't be put off by it's outside appearance, the interior is atmospheric, inviting and homely. Our party dined here twice during our stay, so something must have been right on the first visit. Fantastic... More 

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Belgium
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Last time we went to Allora was 3 years ago. Now we're back in SA and opted for a quick take out pizza. We noticed Allora is now in the center instead of at the skirt. To be honest, we liked more the authentic simplistic place of before, but the new place is much more sophisticated and not at all... More 

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Enkhuizen, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After a cool glass of rosé outside we decided to have dinner here - inside. Very friendly and adequate staff. Nice style of restaurant. Each plate is made fresh on the spot. Ample portions. The Italian style food is good, but lacks the flavour of original Italian herbs. Can definitely recommend.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the town of Franschhoek for two days and chose to have lunch at Allora on our first day. It was hot and the moment we entered the cool interior we could feel ourselves relax! We shared a starter and each had a pizza for main course. Quality food, fabulous wine and excellent service! I will recommend this place... More 

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Franschhoek, South Africa
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited several times, never disappointed. The staff are very good and attentive. Solid Italian food - pizzas are tasty with a thin base and enough toppings. The pasta dishes are cooked freshly. A good idea to have a chioce of 'taster appetisers'..very nice.

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I had spent a day visiting various wine farms and wanted something to eat before heading back to our rented cottage. Allora is in a small precinct with a number of tables outside but far enough back from the road. The food is good with some stable italian classics and pizza. We enjoyed a quick meal and... More 

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Tenby, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate dinner here , nice food, busy atmosphere, friendly staff. Very relaxed. Tasty, plentiful plates.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Main Street | Next to Standard Bank, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 4375
Description
Casual, yet Sophisticated, Authentic Italian. 3 Seating Areas available, Outside, Downstairs and Upstairs. Cozy Interior with a Central Pizza Oven. Nice Roaring Fireplaces during the Winter time and open areas outside during summer time. We offer Coctails during the summer outside. Booking always essential. Please make use of our Complimentary Shuttle Service between the Guest Houses and Hotels within Franschhoek Town (When Available). We have Specials Daily and a Kids Menu.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?