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La Pecora Nera

3 Upper Thames St, Burra, South Australia 5417, Australia
+61 400 516 896
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (125 reviews)
“mussels” (21 reviews)
“antipasti” (27 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Upper Thames St, Burra, South Australia 5417, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pizzas here were great and the pasta was excellent too. A little corner of authentic Italy in Burra. Staff were so helpful and pleasant, we dined here on 2 nights of a recent stay and were very satisfied.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant delivers on so many levels. Great authentic rustic fresh food, selection of pizzas, two pasta dishes offered (depending on the ingredients for the day), salads, and specials like mussels. You get your own beer and wine from the selection and let then know...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

We had the mussels and a pasta dish with two glasses of wine. All very good. Best place for dinner in Burra!

Thank Mark S
Reviewed May 4, 2018

We had a lovely meal here on a Saturday night. The staff are super friendly, the pizza was amazing, the self-service wine idea was great, the dessert was delicious and the atmosphere was welcoming and relaxed.

1  Thank dkg11
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Great pizza as usual. But sometimes I just don’t feel the love here - went to other places where we received beautiful service in Burra Love Pechora Nera food but sometimes I leave feeling cold - less self serve !

Thank Busylizzy2014
Reviewed April 19, 2018

This is the best place to eat in Burra, Friendly and welcoming and most importantly beautiful food, we shared pasta and pizza and it was all perfect. The most impressive bit was the friendly service and the ease of taking food home. Will certainly be...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Fresh made Food and Pizza, informal atmosphere, you have to be really hungry if you order a Pizza. High Quality ingredients Good place to be

Thank C_ohn_2018
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Made a special visit to have lunch here while staying in Clare and were not disappointed. Such friendly welcoming owners who explained the menu and what was on offer. Amazing authentic flavours and generous serves, too much too eat in one sitting - all catered...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Great food and great staff both were fantastic a must place to visit when in Burra. Also cannot forget the wines

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Had a Sunday lunch here and enjoyed it immensely. The food is superb and the relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff made it and absolute pleasure.

Thank Pat B
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September 2, 2016|
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Response from eel007 | Reviewed this property |
Mate at 9 pm Burra is a pretty quiet place in winter! I'd be outa the restaurant and somewhere beside a toasty warm fire with a good glass of red!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Upper Thames St, Burra, South Australia 5417, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Burra
  • Phone Number: +61 400 516 896
  • E-mail
La Pecora Nera (The Black Sheep) is an Authentic Italian Eatery (Woodoven Pizzeria & Osteria) located in the picturesque town of Burra in the mid-noth of South Australia. Everything revolves around the magnificent wood-fired oven. It's Italian food as it was meant to be - fresh, vibrant & delicious - the closest you can get to dining out in Rome without traveling to Rome itself! Our ever-changing menu includes: Antipasti (cured meats, cheese, olives & other delicasies) ; Insalate (Salads) & Insalatoni (Big Salads); Pasta (both durum wheat & gluten free); Traditional Woodoven Pizza, Dolci (Sweets & Deserts); Gelati & Caffe (Coffee) Buon Appetito!
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