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Limoncello - CLOSED

8 Breda Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 461 5100
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good54%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jul 2012
“Great Italian food”
28 Jun 2012
“Easy Italian”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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8 Breda Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2012

We live around the corner from the restaurant, so often pop in for a meal. We recently attended a cooking demonstartion by the owner, originally from Napoli, and it was a wonderful experience. The food he made was different and so tasty, we could not...More

Thank VonniCapeTown
Reviewed 28 June 2012

One of the great pleasures of eating Italian food in Cape Town is the informality (and menus in a language you can understand!) What a relief to dispense with the antipasti, the primi, the secondi, to forgo tradition, to savour what you enjoy - even...More

Thank Ingrid H
Reviewed 21 May 2012

This looks to be a local place. We ordered starters--a great salad and calamari, and then had trouble eating our main courses as the portions are so big. My husband said that the veal may have been the best he has eaten, but could only...More

Thank 100db
Reviewed 2 May 2012

Yes, recall your dreams about the small, neighborhood Italian restaurant where there selections are both usual and unusual. Where the staff is competent, friendly and accommodating. The person they have manning their wood burning oven knows his stuff as does the kitchen staff. The wood...More

Thank TomWall60
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Great authentic cooked from scratch food served at this charming local restaurant. Service was dreadfully slow but it was well worth the wait!!

Thank Susand70
Reviewed 14 March 2012

An inexpensive Italian, reasonable quality - good solid meal. Tight for space. Live band downstairs. Not special but adequate.

Thank Cloud_Matt
Reviewed 25 January 2012

This popular Italian bistro has been doing good business for several years, and deservedly so: the menu is varied without being so long that one suspects a microwave in the kitchen, the wine list is reasonable and reasonably priced, and the service is pleasant and...More

Thank Nicholas6
Reviewed 9 January 2012

You could only find this jewel through a friend or review, as it is up a quiet side street in Gardens. Those lucky enough to find it will be warmly welcomed and served by friendly and informed staff. The menu would satisfy most desires, from...More

Thank idmw
Reviewed 7 January 2012

Visited this restautant as I fancied a pizza and the restuarant was close to my hotel. I really enjoyed the experience. The restaurant has a low-key, laid-back feel to it but the service was excellent and the waiters were all very friendly. They have some...More

Thank charlton69
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Brilliant meal again at Limoncello. Unpretentious, uncomplicated good food! Great ambiance. Must be one of the best Italian restaurants in Cape town.

Thank RobbertCapeTown
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  • Address: 8 Breda Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 461 5100
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