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Allora

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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 - 9:00 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed over in Franshoek for a wedding over the weekend and on the Friday night looked for a nice but resasnable resturant for dinner. All the other resturants along the main street were very pricey, and then we found Alllora which was snuck away but looked warm & inviting. Upon entering we were asked if we had a reservation,... More 

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Thank Christine L
Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Strolling around Franschoek trying to find an open restaurant for a late lunch we ended up here and wow! The staff was friendly and eager to assist! The food was top class and I had the best pasta ever. What a nice place with a great atmosphere ! Will definitely go back there on my next visit

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Thank Rika B
Cape Town, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely ambience. Food is exceptional - and extremely good value. The fact that we could stroll there from our rented apartment helped a lot!

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1 Thank Chris B B
philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for dinner tonight. They had two veal dishes, a veal scallopine in lemon butter sauce (mine) and the other a scalloppine marsala (wife's). Both outstanding and large portions. We shared an equally satisfying cutlet appetizer which was also delicious. For desserts, I had something the waiter recommended, cant remember the name, and the wife had tiramisu. Wow, I... More 

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1 Thank worldtavelor1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Tasty , affordable ,very busy , good atmosphere , recommend to book in advance You will enjoy ,bon appetite

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were wandering aimlessly for dinner (note--reservations are recommended for Saturday nights!) and were directed to the site as possibly having a table. Inside it is actually 2 stories and much more spacious that it appears. The menu is Italian and the atmosphere warm, casual and enjoyable. The complimentary bread was excellent and they have a great wine list, including... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were tired after the wine tram visit and wanted a quick meal in the evening. A nice welcome from the guy on the door, nice atmosphere with log fire.Food was nice - mine a seafood risotto, my husband had the prawns. The waiter was totally disengaged and did just the bare minimum, took the order, served the food and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place which we stumbled across. Risotto dishes were spectacular as well as the pasta dishes with mushrooms. Wide range of wines but sadly mostly over priced. Atmosphere & amazing cuisine at very reasonable prices almost made up.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We followed the recommendations of our waiter and Had very good springbok carpaccio, kudu and prawn risotto among other things. It seems that each franchise has quite a bit of operational leeway as there was a good selection of wines from the area. Our waiter was also very knowledgeable about the wines. Only drawback: the location in a shopping centre... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently had Sunday lunch at Allora. The bread is to die for and so was my risotto. A very pleasant dining experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
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, 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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?