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Bacini's

Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 423 6668
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (87 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and l were recommended this place by local people very nice reasonable meal . The staff were very good and the restaurant has a good atmosphere .

1  Thank mancheiles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped by for diner after we saw a busy terrace with nice atmosphere driving by a few days earlier. We had pizza for diner with some drinks and tiramisu for dessert. The food was lovely with big portions, the atmosphere was laid back and...More

1  Thank NinaEls
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Great atmosphere, fantastic food and good hang out on a summers day. If you are looking for Italian home cooking in Cape Town, Bucini's is an institution you have to visit.

1  Thank Jovana H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Always excellent food. Try their pizzas. Lively, music, bar, sport on telly, sitting outside or inside - great weather

1  Thank HeidiCapeTown
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I used to go here a lot, but lately I have been disappointed. The last time our crusts had thick doughy parts. If also feels like the ingredients quality has gone down. Yet their pizzas are pricey. Now that we discover the Vic lower down...More

Thank jeremygreenpoint
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

A nice place for a laid back meal. Not fancy but food is good & not over priced. We had beef scallops & they were really delicious...a generous serving too. Staff could have been friendlier but they were okay & we had a good evening.

Thank Msdeedoodle
Reviewed 13 February 2018

My friend suggested we visit your restaurant for the Tiramisu ... well, I must tell you that it was the best we have ever eaten ! Well done Many Thanks from London

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Seafood wasn’t fresh & low quality, might have aswell have gone to snoekies! The 150 rand was more important to the owner than the reputation of his restaurant as he still charged us! We used to love the place but this was our last time...More

Thank Vivienne W
Bacinis, Owner at Bacini's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Dear Vivienne, Thank you for you comments but please note the following; 1. We make our seafood fresh everyday 2. We sold more than 20 portions on the day you were here and everyone loved it 3. To be honest, I think you are a...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The ambiance is pleasant and the food is really good too. Secure off street parking is provided for behind the restaurant. The only problem is that they have not been able to pave their car park as yet. Lots of loose stones and dusty sand...More

Thank Norman E
Reviewed 16 November 2017

I went to Bacinis a couple of times during my earlier visits of Cape town... The place used to serve decent Pizza. Having returned 2 years later I was quite surprised by the poor service and the awful food we got. such a shame!

Thank hantohan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 423 6668
  • E-mail
Description
From the boot shaped peninsula, we are proud to bring you the flavours from our ancestors offering you a selection of Pizza, Pasta and Salads and more, complementing this little corner of Italy. Established in 1990, we arrived in Cape Town in 1995. All dishes well served giving you the hearty feel. Whether it is the first time you visit or if you one of our own, we will look after you like part of the “Familia”. Service comes with a smile. Our venue offers a space, full of life, and friendly atmosphere, with outside areas accommodating 100 people and also an inside area for the Cozy Winter nights with seating for 100 people. Be part of memories that are made, patrons that cheer with the sound of glass clinking, garlic aromas from Papa’s recipes and the wooden oven that uses it’s flames to softly touch all ingredients, and magically bring to you food that will make your taste buds feel in Paradise. Round off your evening by sitting with us, and share our amore for “la Vita”.
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