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Don Castellana Ristorante

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Rua Samuel Bernardo, Luanda 00244, Angola
+244 222 334 649
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Cagliari, Italy
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

If I had been here I month ago, I would have probably ranked 1. Now management has changed again, and I tried with some colleagues sometimes for lunch break. Food is not bad, but service badly slow.

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Thank Pietro B
Glasgow
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

Dined here a couple of times and was always more than happy to return after each visit Food was nice and i found my favourite meal was the Picanha It was the one thing i would order every time i visited as it was so good The restaurant itself was a nice setting and it occasionally got very busy at... More 

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Thank WeeGad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Great buffet with tasty food and speedy service which is unusual for Luanda. For a work lunch is one of the best choices in the area.

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Paris, France
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Less than average pizza, poor service, didn't have cold water, the place in itself is not bad but could use a better management.

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Thank Manuel R
Horley, United Kingdom
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Friendly service. Food very average. OK if you are hungry! Location pleasant and you can sit outside but there are plenty of alternatives to try.

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Thank Jeremy N
Ancona, Italy
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12 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

The quality of the food and prices may be acceptable, to be in Luanda. But since the italian management left, the situation got worse. The pizzas are still acceptable but there are better ones, even in Luanda. The meat and generally the prato do dia are not bad. But be ready to wait a random and sometime unacceptable amount of... More 

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Thank odysseous
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2014

Delectable menu. Could have done better with the ambience. Almost always crowded. Good part is, that they take reservations!

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Thank incrediblyreal
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2013

Had pizza and grilled prawns n they were really good. One of the good restaurants in Luanda. And it also has live music being played :)

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Thank ExploringPlanet
Luanda
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154 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2013

Don Castellana offers authentic Italian food, with a good choice of different options, ranging from pasta to pizza to meat. Make sure you have a second choice in mind when you order as they often don't have every item on the menu available. Good wine choice.

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Thank Elisa U
Twickenham
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381 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2012

Reasonable prices for Luanda combined with good, friendly service earn this place 4/5 from me. The Brasilana pizza was great and wine my the glass went well with it. The staff are efficient and friendly and better than most of Luanda's crazy priced places. Being out on the terrace is great to soak up the local (good) vibe but if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Samuel Bernardo, Luanda 00244, Angola
  • Location: Africa  >  Angola  >  Luanda Province  >  Luanda
  • Phone Number: +244 222 334 649
Description
E um restaurante italiano com um chef italiano

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?