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Charlies Pizza & Pasta Summerstrand

Shop 29 8th Avenue, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
+27 41 583 2832
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 29 8th Avenue, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good thin crust pizza. Not a bad wine list, decent draft beer, good appetizers, and good service.

Thank ChrisDC2014
Reviewed 6 days ago

Good quality pizza and pasta. Restaurant tastefully decorated. If possible sit by the balcony to enjoy the beach view

Thank Rhadidi B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to Charlies on numerous occasions and have always had excellent service, excellent food and the ambience is just perfect. Great views over Algoa Bay, in winter it's warm and cozy, in summer is vibey and cool! Their pizzas are the best in the...More

Thank Cheryl968
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most delicious preserve fig pizza 💕💖💕. Lovely waiter . Scrumptious lemon meringue and divine milkshakes .

Thank Nicola G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pizza is awesome, service was great. Pasta wasn’t as good as the pizza which seems to be the way to go.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a disapointment at a wellknown chain restaurant kitchen on the beach front we arrived super hungry to a great meal with the freshest of ingredients...lovely buzz to this restaurant with hands on management and staff to compliment the excellent food that we enjoyed. This...More

Thank Anne E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You simply can’t beat this place for a pizza. The dipping oils with their ciabatta is unbelievable, and it’s always a vibey place. Service is always friendly and accommodating.

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised with he great atmosphere in this restaurant. The decor is great and the food was excellent. I will definitely be back.

Thank Commited_Traveller
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The pizzas my partner and had were wonderful. Tasty, fresh ingredients, and toppings covered the whole base. The menu variety is lacking though; no anchivies...very sad. Also a little pricey.

Thank Gordon-Upton
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

My husband went for lunch, it was cold outside but lovely and warm inside the restaurant. He had tomato soup and I had Bianca & cheese with Italian bacon pizza. Absolutely delicious. We are always warmly greeted when we eat there and the service is...More

Thank 427sue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 29 8th Avenue, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 2832
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We're about good food, and good people. We make everything ourselves, bases are slow fermented daily to create an unique flavour, we hand-roll the pasta everyday, the vinaigrette, desserts, ice-cream is all made by us...and we only use fresh local produce.
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