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Piccolo Restaurant

17 Hugenote Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (15 reviews)
“curry” (5 reviews)
“bobotie” (6 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Hugenote Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed July 27, 2017

My wife and I stopped in for a light lunch. Unless this place has improved since February 2017, I cannot recommend it. Service was offhand. We asked for sushi from the menu and were told that none was available. We decided to finish our glass...More

Thank Zippy22
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

I was searching for a place with a typical Sunday roast and stopped at Moltenos in Onrus. I had a glass of rose and ordered the roast pork with apple sauce, served with baby beet, butternut squares, creamed spinach, roast potatoes and rice. The Park...More

Thank Verna2014
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Really nice Babotie yum yum Great Food and Service The wine list could do with a little improvement but new owners working on it

1  Thank Janet A
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

The best Bobotie I ever tasted The owner was friendly and helpful great food great service . The Chief came out and checked our food Will be back again

1  Thank David P
Reviewed May 24, 2017

The Yellow-tail was grilled to perfection with fresh veges and crispy-edged potato wedges. A new manager has taken over and does his utmost to please. The atmosphere is relaxed and staff are friendly.

1  Thank MaryLewis747
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Sunday 21 May, we entered the new owned Piccolo Restaurant. My granddaughter Annastasia introduced herself to Andre. He immediately embraced her with the story of Princess Annastasia. Our Annastasia told Andre that she IS a princess. Our time spent at Piccolo was that of Royalty....More

1  Thank sueZ9573CC
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner on a Saturday night, and one can see winter has come as the town was very quiet. My partner had the chicken curry which he enjoyed and I had sushi. My sushi was good, I think the salmon Roses just need a...More

1  Thank CapeTownGirl03
Reviewed April 20, 2017

My wife and I went to dinner here and were pleasantly surprised. We started off being the first guests which makes you worry. The service was good and the food was good well presented. The prices compared to some of the other Franschhoek establishments are...More

1  Thank AndreasThieme
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

I went on a Sunday drive with my two little doggies, and ended up in Franschhoek. Lunchtime came and I had to search for a restaurant outside due to having the dogs with me, so I chose Picolos on the veranda and ordered tea while...More

3  Thank Verna2014
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Great food , Tristan our waiter knew what he was talking about and was very friendly. The black board menu is always fresh and up to date with sessional dishes. The proudly South African, brandy and coke burger meal was Fantastic, along with all on...More

2  Thank Kirsty J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $15
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Hugenote Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa (Formerly Kalfi’s Restaurant)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: 0218762520
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All food is freshly prepared on the premises. Excellent music and food!
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