We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Vita'e Restaurant

Chatterton Road | Shop 10Invesco Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
+27 33 342 1027
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (4 reviews)
“sorbet” (2 reviews)
“duck” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chatterton Road | Shop 10Invesco Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (132)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

me and my hubby where slept on our feets , amazing service, sweet waiter food serve to us was sereved like we where royalties , such a wide choice menu , food was divine , da owner was so kind , definitely a place to...More

Thank Vanessa V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were 6 of us all with different dishes. Food came together, hot and well presented. Duck was especially good and the other diners were very happy.

Thank zenz620
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to treat my wife to a lovely lunch for her birthday. La Vita'e Restaurant came to mind and we were not disappointed. Our waiter Damon was truly knowledgeable with the menu and specials. He was very attentative and certainly went the extra mile. We...More

1  Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

First dates and first impressions are important! I was a bit nervous about bookin this restaurant as it is situated in the invesco Centre which is rather uninspiring but the lovely decor and ambience of this contemporary Italian restaurant and the attentive, polished service we...More

Thank LindaH475
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner with friends! Great ambience and great food and service! Will definitely be back!

Thank sunetuysl
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Another delicious dinner, Tim has his finger on the pulse and his staff are impeccably trained. The avo twist starter was so good we ordered seconds. The Roly Poly is always a winner and the gnocchi simply dissolves in your mouth. The wine list is...More

Thank Brettballito
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We have had pizza twice from this resturant and both times it was divine. The topping was a lot and the base was baked to perfection.

Thank NJC112
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Always lovely visiting this place. Everything is fresh and cooked to perfection. I've had the pleasure to celebrate baby showers, romantic breakfasts and lunch here.

Thank LadyAfrica2015
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Visiting fron Cape Town and pre-Comrades event, oir guest house recommended restaurant. Phoned and were able to get table on ahort notice. Even though very busy, service was outstanding. Wine selection great. Hugely impressed with quality and presentation of meals ( sorry for not capturing...More

1  Thank Lizé B
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Interesting specials line-up, excellent pork-belly starter,tasty rib-eye steak and very attentive service.

1  Thank EliseMorton
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Pietermaritzburg
StayEasy Pietermaritzburg
349 reviews
.69 km away
Redlands Hotel and Lodge
146 reviews
1.36 km away
Imperial Hotel
76 reviews
1.94 km away
Town/Bush Backpackers
13 reviews
2.97 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Sagewood Cafe
177 reviews
.44 km away
Mugg & Bean
110 reviews
.74 km away
Jayz Grill
84 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
African Bird of Prey Sanctuary
110 reviews
2.71 km away
Tala Private Game Reserve
278 reviews
5.51 km away
Butterflies for Africa
111 reviews
3.07 km away
Natal Museum
51 reviews
1.90 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
6 January 2017|
Response from Timothy L | Property representative |
Good Morning, please can you send me your email address so that i can forward my menu through to you. Kind regards Tim
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chatterton Road | Shop 10Invesco Centre, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Pietermaritzburg
  • Phone Number: +27 33 342 1027
  • E-mail
We are an upmarket eatery, professional service in a fine dining setting
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing