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La Romantica

Standard Bank Center, Somerset Mall, Somerset West, South Africa
+27 21 852 6813
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible25%
Dec 17, 2016
“Was good years ago but took too long to close their doors”
Oct 5, 2016
“Don't waste your time going”
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$$ - $$$
Standard Bank Center, Somerset Mall, Somerset West, South Africa
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Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Terrible food and mediocre service. Attempts were made to rectify the situation and overall experience, which must be mentioned. But really, there is no excuse for the poor overall quality experienced in a minimally occupied restaurant.

Thank Jean-Marie D
Reviewed June 20, 2015

I have often taken my dad here as he loves the slimmers hake with roasted vegetables and I enjoy the understated service and friendly atmosphere. About a month ago we took my dad there for his birthday, I ordered a pork belly, which was done...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed April 8, 2015

I visted this restuarant on at least 3 occations the past year and had a good meal every time. It is a good choice for a casual lunch and a more formal supper. The food is well prepared and good value. They have a wide...More

Thank Steyn V
Reviewed January 21, 2015

We visited the La Romantica restaurant on 2 occasions in December 2014. Once as a couple and the 2nd time we were joined by a business associate! Both instances we found the food great, pleasant ambiance out on the deck and inside the restaurant! We...More

Thank Maxine E
Reviewed December 19, 2014

Had dinner there with my wife. Extensive food and wine menu. Had the calamari starter and trio fillet which were both cooked to perfection. My wife had the avacado ritz and pork belly which she also enjoyed. Service and ambiance were excellent. A bit pricy...More

Thank Hans C
Reviewed December 5, 2014

Ended up at this restaurant , after the booking made by a friend at an other restaurant went wrong. To cut a long story short,.. nothing has changed since my last visit +- 5 years ago. The food is still just okay, but far overpriced....More

1  Thank Bankiesa
Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were part if a very large party so it is difficult to judge. The set menu was good value for money. The service was a little slow but our waiter was helpful and friendly. It is not fine dining but the food is quite...More

1  Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed September 4, 2014

Went for early dinner on the 3rd September. it was quite quiet, order a small sushi starter - salmon roses and a garlic bread to come with the main course. the wasabi was tiny we ahd to ask for more, but the roses were more...More

2  Thank The G
Reviewed September 1, 2014

Always busy and a very cosy feel inside - similar to Dros restaurant. Good friendly service from the waiters.

Thank Vaugan N
Reviewed July 24, 2014

I don't know why I didn't put this on TripAdvisor earlier, to warn people about this specific La Romantica...we went there on a Sunday evening for the pizza special, just to be called back from our car after we ate, because we didn't pay the...More

1  Thank 88Marile13
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Standard Bank Center, Somerset Mall, Somerset West, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 852 6813
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