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La Pecora Nera

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3 Upper Thames St, Burra, South Australia 5417, Australia
+61 400 516 896
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“antipasti” (27 reviews)
“mussels” (19 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Upper Thames St, Burra, South Australia 5417, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the best place to eat in Burra, Friendly and welcoming and most importantly beautiful food, we shared pasta and pizza and it was all perfect. The most impressive bit was the friendly service and the ease of taking food home. Will certainly be...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresh made Food and Pizza, informal atmosphere, you have to be really hungry if you order a Pizza. High Quality ingredients Good place to be

Thank C_ohn_2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made a special visit to have lunch here while staying in Clare and were not disappointed. Such friendly welcoming owners who explained the menu and what was on offer. Amazing authentic flavours and generous serves, too much too eat in one sitting - all catered...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and great staff both were fantastic a must place to visit when in Burra. Also cannot forget the wines

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a Sunday lunch here and enjoyed it immensely. The food is superb and the relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff made it and absolute pleasure.

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Came here under recommendation. Basic looking place, nothing fancy. Quirky vinyl records feature wall. This is a family run business and we love to support local. Love goes into making all meals. Complimentary garlic bread was beautiful. We shared a pizza (they are ginormous) and...More

Thank Leigh P
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I love it, I love it, I Love it. Good authentic Italian cooking with an Italian cook who knows his stuff. The service is incredible. The atmosphere is homely. Form the minute you walk in you are greeted, welcomed and you automatically feel like family....More

Thank donjant
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Casual, relaxed dining. Can sit outside on huge deck if weather permits. Fabulous pizza - tastes just like the best in Italy. Thin crust, wood fired and lots of flavour. Intense flavour in the gelati and the affogato was perfect. Couldn't fault a thing. Love...More

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We found La Pecora Nera by accident. We were looking for a quick relaxing meal and were pleasantly surprised. Well set up with a welcoming atmosphere which instantly makes you feel comfortable and at home. The food and service were excellent. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Jillian W
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

La Pecora Nera is a breath of Italian air in a South Australia country town. Fresh homemade pasta, beautiful antipasto, great wine selection, wood fired pizza and a wide range of music in the background will make you want to come back here again and...More

Thank Paul B
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3 September 2016|
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Response from eel007 | Reviewed this property |
Mate at 9 pm Burra is a pretty quiet place in winter! I'd be outa the restaurant and somewhere beside a toasty warm fire with a good glass of red!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Upper Thames St, Burra, South Australia 5417, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Burra
  • Phone Number: +61 400 516 896
  • E-mail
La Pecora Nera (The Black Sheep) is an Authentic Italian Eatery (Woodoven Pizzeria & Osteria) located in the picturesque town of Burra in the mid-noth of South Australia. Everything revolves around the magnificent wood-fired oven. It's Italian food as it was meant to be - fresh, vibrant & delicious - the closest you can get to dining out in Rome without traveling to Rome itself! Our ever-changing menu includes: Antipasti (cured meats, cheese, olives & other delicasies) ; Insalate (Salads) & Insalatoni (Big Salads); Pasta (both durum wheat & gluten free); Traditional Woodoven Pizza, Dolci (Sweets & Deserts); Gelati & Caffe (Coffee) Buon Appetito!
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