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The Woodlands Eatery

6 Deer Park Avenue West, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 801 5799
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb pizza” (19 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
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Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Deer Park Avenue West, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Woodlands Eatery offers good produce food, made tasty! They have great pizzas (we had one with a delicious crispy gluten free base with artichoke, onions, mushrooms and fresh spinach) which we loved. We also had burgers (boys were raving about them) and a goats cheese,...More

Thank TriciaJulian
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant on the dot of 9:00 pm - the manageress went to the kitchen to find out if they could still serve us .....bearing in mind that the website says they close at 10! After a very long discussion she returned...More

Thank Ditjie
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Grabbed the fish tacos to go on my way home this evening. Generous portion of delicious, crispy hake and three soft corn tacos. I could have done with a little more of the salsa, sauce and salady sides - all fresh and tasty but there...More

Thank RoLombard
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a quick dinner for the family so that the kids could get to bed. Fortunately parking near some of the more popular eateries in Kloof Street was non-existent. We used to live close by and decided to try it again. The...More

Thank Herman M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

With a diverse traveling group, finding a suitable eatery is to say the least extremely challenging! We ended up, on advise of a Capetonian at the Woodlands Eatery. The decor, seating and atmosphere is homely, interesting and unassuming. The food is superb. The kitchen prepared...More

Thank Hennelie
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My partner was giving biirth the next morning. we'd heard good things about Woodlands. I called, asked about vacancies, explained the circusmtances. When we arrived, the manager wasn't interested, just wanted to 'move tables', ensuring he sat as many as possible. I've been again since,...More

Thank Angus B
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great pizza. I was surprised by the nice way they do prawns. Limited but tasty wine list. Friendly service. Easy going local eatery.

Thank Charl L
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This restaurant had been recommended for pizza during our visit. Our first stop and the pizza was amazing! Especially the bacon and avo pizza! Definitely worth a stop!

Thank travelerang2016
Reviewed 13 September 2016

we really enjoyed the small intimate space of this eatery. the quirky decor and friendly service. the menu although a little too limited for us was good. there are some unusual food combinations for those who're adventurous eaters. we stuck to the more main stream...More

Thank 52Shelley52
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Very cutely decorated eatery, with good service by our tall but discreet waiter and extremely flattering lighting (first daters, top tip: here's a great spot for you guys!). We parked on the grass just opposite the restaurant and got a table, without having to wait,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Deer Park Avenue West, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 801 5799
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