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Al Pescatore

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14 Edward Place, Ballito 4420, South Africa
+27 32 946 3574
11:00 - 09:00
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy yummy yummy! Staff and location excellent. We throughly enjoyed the experience. Pricing not too bad. Well worth the money.

Thank Trudy O
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

I'm so happy my staff came out on top !We work hard at training and its nice to see it pays off. Come back soon :) Trevor. More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No better place to have had a lovely evening with my beautiful wife! Warm hospitality and excellent specialties served by the owner himself! Well trained and friendly waiters!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ballito, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW! for a view. You salivate just being told what the specials are....... Humble owner. Great Service. Undescribable and delicious food from starter to desert. Highly recommended, we LOVE this place.

Thank BallitoCath
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

Thanks Cath for this wonderful review .It was so nice serving you and Rus last week . Hope I will see you soon again. Love Trev. More 

Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service, great view, you must definitely visit this place. Sit and have a cocktail and have some awesome food and enjoy the view.

Thank Mark L
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

Yes ! view and cocktails go hand in hand and we spent a lot of effort creating great cocktails and a very visual cocktail menu. Trevor. More 

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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the first time I've been, ten years ago, service, food and ambience great. Been back many times. My all time favourite place to go for seafood curry, great evening with friends or a special meal.

Thank Rienie V
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

Its good to hear that we keep you interested and our service levels stay constant. As for the food , that's why we have the specialitys every day. Thanks Trevor. More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience. Food, service and general atmosphere is top notch and we will be back whenever in the area!

Thank Chris10Grey
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

Thank you so much !I work so hard at achieving excellence in a manner of speaking , so its so nice to have write ups like yours . Thank you, Trevor. More 

Gersau, Switzerland
Level Contributor
222 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I ate at Al Pescatore a while ago as we were waiting for our kitchen to be installed. The location is unbeatable right on the ocean, but once inside you are time warped back to an era reminiscent of The Love Boat. The decor is dark and depressing and at least two generations outdated. The menu seems... More 

Thank Smartie777
Durban, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were celebrating 27 years of marriage and wanted a special venue. We were not disappointing. The owner "Trevor" welcomed us and ensured we had all we required, then returned to advise of the days specials which sounded so scrumptious that I wanted to try all of them. This is a Restaurant in the true sense of... More 

Thank johnD8426AR
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

Thank you ! Birthdays are very important to us and we will always treat our customers with something special !I'm also glad you find us reasonable in our pricing. Thanks, Trevor. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the best meals we have ever had. The staff is trained to perfection and Trevor, the host, treated each patron as if they were his personal guests. Really an amazing eating experience.

Thank Nicki43
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words . Being rated as best is such a compliment.I am also so proud of my great staff, that take there job very seriously and work with a passion that filters all the way through the business. Trevor. More 

Nelspruit, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exquisite flavours to a very special dish - Herb filled porkfillet and wrapped in bacon topped with Mozarella cheese baked in a butterbean sauce = WOW The service was excellent, waitress well trained. Thank you for a lovely dinner.

Thank _mardajoy
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this review

Thank you ! My pork special is my creation and I'm very proud of it !I told Peter , my supplier about this write up , and he was so chuffed ! Thanks Again, Trevor. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Edward Place, Ballito 4420, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Ballito
  • Phone Number: +27 32 946 3574
Unique, creative flavour combinations in a beautiful restaurant with divine cocktails, excellent service and the most amazing view of the ocean in Ballito

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