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Woodpecker Pizzadeli

270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
+27 28 514 2924
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (157 reviews)
“meatballs” (4 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful thin crust pizza accompanied by some bottled craft beer. Just the way to "get in shape ", aerodynamically shaped. LOL

Thank waltermX9928JC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for lunch in July on our way home. Had the greatest pizza we tasted in years. Staff was super friendly and efficient. Went to Swellendam again during late August especially for the pizza and found them closed for the weekend. O well, just...More

Thank JohannLinda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a nice and warm welcome in this nice pizzeria located in a heritage Cape building. The chef was very friendly and had our little one design her own pizza dough with smarties topping, after the dinner, he brought it to her as a...More

Thank Nicolas B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the ambiance is nice, busy on a winter's evening. Food was good! Service very friendly. Nothing to complain about

Thank Marjolein W
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Having stayed in several of the superb options in Swellendam and also having enjoyed some of the wonderful restaurant options - a Sunday lunch in mid-winter offered fewer options that we wanted to be at. Ended up having looked at the deserted presumably Belgian owned...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A lovely find in charming Swellendam. Our waiter was friendly and accommodating and our food (Greek salads, French fries and pizza) was fresh and delicious! Would definitely recommend!

Thank Carolina930
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Beautiful setting, with the best pizza and great service! Exceptionally priced! We ordered 4 different pizzas and shared between our group.....all 4 were delicious! Amazing service!

Thank Johan_Andice
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

If you want a pizza come here for that and the friendly service. Service was a little slow. Was situated on a nice street with parking.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Really tasty food. Home made lasagne was a winner. Friendly and efficient staff. Unassuming from the outside but a real little gem

Thank HelenWhiteCT
Reviewed 16 July 2017

A pleasant restaurant with the main offerings being very good pizzas. The wine list was very sparse and expensively priced. Gerrit was tops and made us feel very welcome.

Thank King041
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Swellendam
  • Phone Number: +27 28 514 2924
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Swellendam is home to the Woodpecker Pizzadeli.Well known for our thin base pizza variety, delicious pasta dishes, homemade burgers and scrumptious schnitzels!Licensed.
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