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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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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 22 November 2016

This place must be a 70 to 80 seater, so please keep that in mind when you say the food may not have the attention to detail that you would expect. It was 14h30, which is not the best time for a restaurant, as they...More

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Nice Italian restaurant with amazing pizza and pasta. Warm atmosphere and friendly service. Great wine list. Very delicious desserts too. Its quite an expensive restaurant though.

Thank gregory579
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We had a really great meal at Fabios during our stay in Hermanus. The pizzas were excellent and the service really friendly. We wish we'd been staying long enough to eat there again! It's probably worth booking a table as the resturant seemed to fill...More

Thank SurreyCpl75
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderfull experience. If you like Italian. This is your spot. Close toe the ocean. Good service and tasty food

Thank Andre E
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Very large restaurant with good ambience. Italian music playing. The service was good. We didn't have a booking and managed to get in. The food good but I only give it 3 Star. Prices average.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 9 November 2016

A brilliant Italian restaurant made even more special by the manager Wieiske who was a star and very attentive in spite of the restaurant being busy busy. We had the best pasta dishes on our holiday in South Africa here. Would highly recommend this restaurant...More

Thank TravellerAssist
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Arrived back late in Hermanus on Friday night and took a chance at getting a table here. Maitre D was extremely helpful and gave us the "last one". Waiter was top class with a great personality. Menu was good and servings were larger than average....More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Had two dishes, both of which were not testy at all. Either had two much chess or testless (rissoto). Prices were too expensive for the quality of our dishes. Service was nice, however the overall experience was well bellow average.

Thank Aviad O
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We have been to Fabios on previous visits and we're pleased to find it hasn't changed. Proper Italian food, both the pasta and the pizzas are excellent. The portions are huge,the mushroom starter is way big enough for two! The mains are also large, but...More

Thank MrMrsW50
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Arrived starving, so glad the staff were quick and attentive and friendly. Ordered pizzas all around. Wolfed them down. Nice thin base, but otherwise very mediocre. Not one of my 3 kids ordered a dessert as they only seem to offer the frozen kind.. Would...More

Thank Donnalee66
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, 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, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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