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Fabio's Authentic Ristorante Italiano

60 Saint Peters Lane | Central business district, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
+27 28 313 0532
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (65 reviews)
“puttanesca” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
60 Saint Peters Lane | Central business district, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I had dinner there the one night with my family. The 4 of us decided to order something different. After our plates came, we exchanged it to each other and tried the 4 different dishes. All 4 dishes were amazing. The Fabio's family didn't mind...More

Thank Carelsi
PADRINOHERMANUS, Owner at Fabio's Authentic Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Grazie , we are seriously humbled & many regards , hope to see you soon Ciao Fabio & team

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here last night for hubbies birthday was excellent dishes freshly prepared andFabio the owner is present moves amongst the tables checking on the patrons at all times definately recommended will return 😊

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The restaurant inside is small,intimate,warm and cozy.The vibe is good and the smells of the Italian food divine!

Thank 714laureenm
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Fabio’s Ristorante is owner run by Fabio Lenci and his hands on Team. They offer their guests the best Authentic Italian food in the Western Cape. Fabio’s is unpretentious with a delicious selection of meals, great local and Italian wine list and true Italian heart....More

Thank Charlise E
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We try to visit this establishment more often. Great pizza and wonderful selection. Fast and friendly service.

Thank Chutzpah78
Reviewed 25 July 2016

just had a fantastic meal in fabio's. i had a pizza ,with tons of toppings, and my wife had a penne with chicken and mushroom, which was the best she's had! but my god, a HUGE portion! i think that pasta could've fed both of...More

Thank john w
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Had a great experience at Fabio's. Service was excellent with well trained waitress and great knowledge of food and wine. The food was tasty and portions big. Well priced menu with great wines. As a wine lover and food fanatic this place was the perfect...More

Thank Hardus L
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Firstly, I want to start by saying our waiter was wonderful. I'm not sure of his name, but he was working on the 20th of July in the evening. He was so polite and friendly and nothing was too much trouble for him to do....More

Thank AdventuresWithNess
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This is the best Italian restaurant in Hermanus. We always visit this spot when around. Nice atmosphere, good and friendly service. The pasta and the pizza we had were the best. We will return.

Thank piri32
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

What a splendid evening! Great atmosphere, our waitress was attentive and anticipated our every need. Pizza and wine was superb. Best Italian in Hermanus!

Thank Suzanne K
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Saint Peters Lane | Central business district, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 313 0532
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FABIO’S Ristorante Italiano ,Humble hospitality, authentic Italian cuisine accreditted by the Italian Chamber of Commerce Hospitalita Italiana, nothing could be more Italian in flavour and atmosphere outside of Italy!The ambience starts with the sidewalk tables and colourful décor and continues into the restaurant with Italian music and warm welcomes from all the staff. The main menu offers veal specialities, cooked the Italian way with wine, garlic and olive oil. Other dishes include steaks, seafood homemade pasta's & thin crispy pizza's(only calzone in the Overberg) and we offer Wheat&Gluten free pizza bases & pasta's (Including Banting Pizza bases available ) and desserts include Italian frozen ice creams, sorbets and homemade tiramisu. Local & Italian wines feature on this extensive wine list alongside great grappa’s and after dinner liquers like Limoncello, Averna and Ramazotti.
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