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The Woodlands Eatery

2 Deer Park Drive West, 8001, South Africa
+27 21 801 5799
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“arancini” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
Closed
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 Deer Park Drive West, 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven't been excited about a restaurant in Cape Town for a long time. This little gem in Vredehoek is homey, hearty and also happens to have the best food in town. Friendly Italian waiters complete the vibe.More

Thank Gazelle8SA
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ciao Thank you so so much for this wonderful feedback - We are pleased that you enjoyed your Pizza with us :) We are updating the Menu for our summer season with a few NEW pizzas - we would love you to come and taste...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came with large party including several kids and no reservation. They quickly made a table for us and were so accommodating and friendly. Nice wine list and some Craft beers as well as cocktails. All our food was yummy. The hake was crisply fried and...More

Thank Pamela H
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning Pamela, What a lovely review - We are so pleased to have customers like you. We Enjoyed having you with us :) Thank you for taking the time to visit us and we hope if you are ever in the area again that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended by friends that we should try Woodlands eatery for pizzas. We were 11 guest and considering that restaurant was full our service was acceptable. We took our own wine and the corkage was reasonable. The starers we had was great but the...More

Thank GSAUNDERS1958
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for this review - We are glad that you enjoyed your Pizzas. Thank you for taking the time to leave such great comments :) We hope that we will see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best food nd the best staff really.. i ll repeat for sure next time... Thanx Mateo 😀 nd the rest of the workers even if i dont remember the names.. thanx guys 😋

Thank Alessandro D
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Alessandro. Thanks a lot for the kind words you spent about our food and staff, looking forward to see you again soon!!! Ciao!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When I entered, the staff were all very welcoming and friendly. There were a number of items to choose from on the menu. Lots of vegetarian options. The pizza, tacos, burgers were good. The sweet potatoe chips unfortunately were a bit oily. We were a...More

Thank SGovender108
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks for your comment. I apologize for not giving you the best experience at our place, we will love to have the chance to improve and make it better next time, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to the Woodlands eatery initially on the strength of a Youtube blog and WOW.. It really was what we were looking for. An intimate and cosy restaurant high in Cape Town, out of the city with amazing views of Table Mountain. Food was...More

Thank Bunuss
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mark & Sian, It's always our pleasure to make people experience special at our place, your comment is much appreciate it. Hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food and the attention!! Thanks I’ll be back soon.. you made me remember my grand mother’s italian arancini!!

Thank Axel R
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Thanks a lot for your comment, we are glad we brought back your memory of your Italian roots! Looking forward to see you again!

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We love food more than anything and The Woodlands Eatery is now our new favourite spot! Usually, when you go to a restaurant there is a highlight and low light, our meal tonight had no low-light from the arancini starter, the pizza (a unique take...More

Thank Nate R
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Nate. wow what a lovely comment - Grazie Mille We are SO pleased that you had no low light :) Thanks Nate and we will see you soon!!!!!

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Good, honest food with a bit of Italian pizazz. Makes you feel happy. Easy to order and a good selection of meals available.

Thank PierreCapeTown
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ciao :) Thank you so much for your review :) and we are pleased that our little spot makes you feel HAPPY :) See you again soon.

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Six family members had a basic simple supper including excellent meaty burgers and fish and chips. Thoroughly enjoyable to avoid cooking and washing up

Thank David M
Matteo0Santini, Owner at The Woodlands Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks David, We are happy that we can make your evenings a little more simple and enjoyable :) Thank you for your lovely comments :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Deer Park Drive West, 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 801 5799
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