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Al Firenze Ristorante and pizzeria

Ray Paul drive | La Lucia, La-Lucia 4065, South Africa
+27 31 572 5559
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (31 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“rabbit” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ray Paul drive | La Lucia, La-Lucia 4065, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Al Firenze was a favorite of ours - however it seems greed has overridden business sense. By extending the seating without simultaneously expanding kitchen and staff the obvious result is evident. Service is now haphazard and slow, food was no better than average to poor...More

Thank sacit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our favourite Italian restaurant and the place where the locals go. There is a good variety with traditional pastas and pizzas and more meaty dishes such as the recommended veal limone or veal piccata. Top of the list is a whole grilled fish...More

Thank Juanv v
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

4 of us ate at AL Firenze last evening. We visit approx once quarterly. 4 small bread rolls and condiments handed out with 1st drinks We have had the same experience prior. Processed pseudo garlic presented along with 2 Chilli bowls and parsmesan. The pseudo...More

Thank Rhunt1205
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is one we enjoy frequenting as a couple. We went at 6pm when they opened and we're lucky enough to have a table for walk-ins as we decided to go last minute and had not booked. We usually enjoy our visits here but...More

Thank Lizelle7
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

After much hype we as a party of 7 decided to give this restaurant a try. The starters were not bad but disappointed in the mains. Drinks expensive and no one finished their mains. Credit where due was the seafood risotto. Rabbit was very disappointing...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with good Italian menu 😋visit the restaurant and try for yourself the fresh seafoods platter or have a good pasta in generous portion. Love it 😋

Thank Ohvee F
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very impressed, has to be the best Italian restaurant in the Umhlanga area. All dishes ordered were authentic & served to perfection. I will be visiting more often.

Thank RonMacL
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

authentic Italian...we keep returning to this popular local venue for great service and delicious food. Varied menu, relaxed atmosphere, ample parking and always busy, book ahead of time.

Thank Wga23
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I will recommend Al Firenze for all, nice outdoors as long as the wind is not blowing. One of the reliable 5 star venues in Durban North.

Thank jvdm57
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We chose to take clients here for its relaxed atmosphere, great food. We had a wonderful evening and real good food. Really busy and filled with locals.

Thank SanC65
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ray Paul drive | La Lucia, La-Lucia 4065, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  La-Lucia
  • Phone Number: +27 31 572 5559
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