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La Capannina

122 York Street, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 874 5313
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (44 reviews)
“lamb shank” (18 reviews)
“masala” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Grill, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
122 York Street, George 6529, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: La Capannina
1. Good Authentic Italian
"Pasta was absolutely fantastic and the wine selection good"
Raoul M
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2. Consistently Bella
"Great food and service. A must visit when in George"
Paul53697
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3. Top Quality
"fantastic experience. This is a cozy and welcoming restaurant"
ShikshaM5
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1 - 10 of 430 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

What a lovely restaurant! The food is top notch and the atmosphere is so cozy and romantic. Their pizzas are delicious and their fillet steak dinner with fries, mushroom sauce and creamy spinach was excellent. Their desserts are beautiful to look at and delicious to...More

Thank finnishfoodie
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and great food. We were greeted with a smile by our friendly waitress and served a great meal.

Thank Cate742015
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Hi Cate Thank you for your review and come visit us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in a large group and I must say that there were no complaints from anyone. The food was fresh and yummy and the service was really good. We had the flat bread with garlic and feta which was paper thin and tasted good...More

Thank karmal962
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Karmal! Thank you for your review and we hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a real gem which provides wholesome and exceptionally tasty food. Alvina, the manager, was extremely friendly and welcoming and made the night even more memorable.

Thank Paul C
Riaanjordaan, Public Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Paul! Good to hear Alvina looked after you - hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I have both been here before and we were not disappointed the second time! Thanks for a beautiful evening with exceptional food and service. The best Panna Cotta I’ve ever had!

Thank Lentev8
Riaanjordaan, Public Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lentev! Glad you enjoyed the Panna Cotta! Hope to see you guys soon again!

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We were so impressed with the food that we went back the very next night. They were able to serve the food at high speed on the second night when we were in a hurry. Every person was impressed with their food and I look...More

Thank steveA5186TI
Riaanjordaan, Public Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

HI Steve - thank you for your review and we are thrilled to welcome you as a regular now! Hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed September 30, 2018

I booked dinner at La Capannina not knowning that it was across the road from the Protea Hotel where we were staying, I was wanting carbo load the night before the race with some good pasta and we were not disappointed. Great Service and value.

Thank JasonGR1983
Riaanjordaan, Public Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi Jason! Thank you for your review and we trust all went well with the event! See you again soon!

Reviewed September 6, 2018

I dined there last night and am going back tonight! The Adriatic Calamari salad has haunted me all day - I am going back to have it again. My second course, the Paella was superb! The Food Angels sang! The servings are generous and the...More

Thank cwdcommsofficer
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Dear Cwdcommsofficer Thank you for your review - we hope to see you on a regular basis so you can try all our menu items!

Reviewed August 30, 2018

Always good service and tasty food. A good and enjoyable experience every time we go there. We have never been disappointed.

Thank Lorraine v
Riaanjordaan, Guest Relations Manager at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Hi Lorraine! Thank you for the kind words and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food. Especially pasta and filet steak my favorite. Lovely atmosphere. Parking available. Service great. Highly recommended.

Thank HannelieL7
Riaanjordaan, Marketing at La Capannina, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Dear Hannelie, thank you for your review! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoy our pasta and filet dishes. We look forward to your next visit!

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They are open for lunch and dinner 7 days of the week.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 York Street, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 874 5313
  • E-mail
Description
La Capannina restaurant is a welcoming venue designed with a homely and yet vibrant atmosphere. Our cuisine is primarily Mediterranean style including selected South African delicacies. For the Wine Connoisseur, we have an extensive wine list with regular additions of new and exciting varietals.
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