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Papino's Restaurant

14 Earl Street | Hout Bay, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 4077
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good52%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Pizza, Italian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
14 Earl Street | Hout Bay, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly cosy place with a great pizza oven providing a nice warm atmosphere. Steaks are exceptional, as good as I've ever had anywhere. Springbok shanks are to die for. Drinks are expensive but overall well worth a visit. Having said that don't go on Fridays...More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Each time we visit Hout Bay we know that we can rely on Papino's to deliver good food. The restaurant is clean, the food is always good and plenty of it ... Quality is always rel

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Good Italian Food, Served well and enjoyed by all, No pretentious prices. Real Italian chef helps a lot

Thank George T
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Eaten here again on my latest visit. The pizza is still great, reasonable value and service acceptable. Calamari starters still some of the best in Hout Bay.

Thank DKCO
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Very nice atmosphere and very good dinner. Staff very friendly and we enjoyed our dinner. Ostrich steak excellent. Three of us had springbok which was delicious. If we had a small negative I would say the veg were not very interesting. However overall we enjoyed.

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Our group of three chose 2 pizzas and the penne aribiata. Took about 20 minutes to arrive and the food was delicious. Pizza base firm, not undercooked, and the pasta was served with the extra chili as requested. Corkage was R 20 per bottle which...More

Thank geoffkiwi
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Prompt, obliging and friendly service. Very tasty well cooked food - the ostrich steaks were out of this world. Friendly atmosphere. Nothing not to like! Opens at 5, so no breakfast or brunch possible

Thank rentnerinruth
Reviewed 6 December 2016

an excellent local restaurant, pizzas, steaks, People are friendly, the quality excellent. Good for families

1  Thank ladymilverton
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This is a very lovely, comfortable restaurant with great service and awesome pizza. I highly recommend the Roquefort pizza, and I highly recommend the restaurant in general!

1  Thank Marc d
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Ate here a couple of weeks ago. The pizzas were great, lovely thin bases and they do a cauliflower one which is great if you need gluten free. My favourite was the parma pizza and it's fun that there are such a huge number of...More

1  Thank TimManchester
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 12
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Earl Street | Hout Bay, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 4077
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"Where traditional Italian cuisine meets a contemporary twist"