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Al Pescatore

14 Edward Place, Ballito 4420, South Africa
+27 32 946 3574
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (53 reviews)
“pizza” (58 reviews)
“prawns” (41 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
14 Edward Place, Ballito 4420, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came upon the restaurant accidentally while walking. Had a great meal in a lovely environment. Food very rich and tasty.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Al Pescatore is a really lovely restaurant. Our friends and my husband and myself went for an evening meal. It was absolutely fantastic the food and service first class. I would recommend this to my family and friends.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here for years and years and the food is always good !! Consistent and the owners always reckonises us , He probably has known us since he opened there and I ordered kiddies specials for my daughters , this time I was visiting...More

Thank hekpoortheksie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Al Pescatore for a pre Valentines day family lunch. Our waiter Delly and Trevor were so attentive and made us feel so special. We had the seafood platter for 2 and it was prepared to perfection. We were also treated to a free drink...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When Trevor is in the 'house' you can be assured of great specials, excellent service. personal management attention and above all good food. Trevor runs a ' tight ship' and you can witness his influence in the training of staff. One can not help but...More

Thank Garth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a walk along the beach fro about 2.6km from our hotel and reached this restaurant which is so Ideally located with a wonderful view over the sea and outside seating on the 1st floor balcony. It truly was great place to relax and...More

Thank KirstenPTA
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this generous review. Glad you enjoyed our succulent Rump special. Trevor

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In our opinion, Al Pescatore still remains one of the best restaurants in Ballito. Good service, good food, great views. The pizzas are just so delicious, especially the Thai prawns and calamari pizza. We had the kingklip today, beautifully cooked and well presented. We have...More

Thank JeanHappyDiner
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your 15 years of patronage. Im so happy that you like our Thai pizza ! Its defiantly not a traditional Italian pizza ,but sooo Lekker ! Graham is a star and its good to have him on board, Trevor.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow Wow Wow!! My family and I had lunch at Al Pescatore yesterday to celebrate my husband's 40th birthday and we were all completely blown away. The service was absolutely fantastic. The very friendly manager assisted us with entertaining our kiddies on the back terrace...More

Thank Andrea P
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the very kind Write up.Graham my manager is a super star and Im so glad he kept the kids busy so you guys could relax.The Mediterranean Platter has been a huge success this season and always believers the taste of the sea.We...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Trevor, thank you again for the great meal and excellent service. While we in Ballito we never miss out visiting your restaurant. The pasta special with coconut cream, chicken and mushrooms was outstanding. So good that we went back for a repeat (this time only...More

Thank Leader L
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

It makes me so happy to always see my old regulars .My special Pasta has been a great success in season and having a non-dairy pasta really works. A pity my staff where not on form , I addressed this with them. Thanks Trevor.

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Five star food. Was really amazing. Seafood and Italian cuisine to write home avout. And an amazing view to complement it all. Awesome placeMore

Thank Justin G
Trevor W, Owner at Al Pescatore, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

A very big thanks for such a great write up ! I had a roller coaster ride in December .I think customers sometimes dont understand the pressure and load of orders one has to deal with at this time of the year.Its very hard to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
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
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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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