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Main Road | Memorial Square, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 2665
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was really in the mood for a good pizza and boy am I glad I came here! Their wood oven baked pizza is absolutely delicious. Not to mention the pricing! I'm here on a low budget tonight and will walk away with a big smile.

Thank Jordan B
Coventry, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends, very good service by stalwart waiting staff, a truly family run business that serves good food and atmosphere, more waiting staff required when it gets busy though!

Thank Mattchu75
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Had dinner there with friends on Friday and were welcomed warmly. The pizza was very flavoursome and most enjoyable. The waiter was friendly and helpful. I always find family run businesses so enjoyable. They have a lovely menu and you cant taste the love. We all had good food and were pleased we had chosen to go there.

Thank Angie M
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Proper Italian complete with red and white chequered table cloths. Good pasta, great pizza and a lovely relaxed Italian family vibe- I think that's an Oxymoron

Thank Ruth C
Klerksdorp, South Africa
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you need a pizza but you want a lot more variety, this is your spot. When travelling along the Main road, you might miss it because it is a bit hidden but once you find it, you'll never miss it. loved the flavors and it's unlike any pizza's I've had.

Thank PMosiane
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful time with friends. Food was excellent and the atmosphere cosy. You will see us definitely on our next visit to Knysna.

Thank Kobus v
Cape Town, South Africa
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

Casual dining experience with checkered table cloths and easy going ambiance. Grab a table outside if its hot as it only has fans inside. We could take our own wine and no corkage either. Good service, all the meals came out together and everyone enjoyed what they ordered. Very decent sized pizza's and pasta dishes were good sized portions. Very... More 

Thank JofromWorld
East London, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Great Pizza, awesome quality and value for money. Possibly best in town. Ambiance and decor could use with some updating and a larger selection of wine by the glass. We will go back....

Thank rbest08
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55 reviews
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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We randomly stopped at Persello's and we were so glad that we did! Simple, traditional Italian food that warmed the taste buds on a chilly Knysna night. Yummy!!!

Thank Kareena I
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Best homemade Italian food away from home. Just love Persello's something for the whole family. Authentic Italian. Mamma and her sons put serve up a great meal.

Thank Noelene J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Memorial Square, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 2665

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