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22 Main Road | Oakhurst Farm Park, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 5648
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00:00 - 21:00
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Massimo's was highly recommended so we decided to try it and invited friends to join us. We have never been so disappointed. One of the party ordered a pizza which was so bare it looked like a foccacia and the avo was not ripe. My ravioli was tasteless and looked unappetising. The other two ordered mussels and tuna which were... More 

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Thank Claire H
massimos_hb, Manager at Massimo's, responded to this review

Hi Claire We find this review disproportionate to the actual events and awarding us 1 star in the review does not reflect the group’s experience as a whole as I see the mussels and tuna were enjoyed. When your friend spoke to the manager, 3 issues were mentioned: 1. ‘Everything on the pizza is cold’ - the pizza that was... More 

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206 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My favorite pizza in Cape Town. Massimo's always. It's truly authentic, delicious thin Italian pizza cooked in a wood burning oven. But it's more than just pizza, it's the warm atmosphere, the staff, the kiddie friendly outdoors and the charitable giving you can add to your bill for the community.

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Thank LiveWorkTravel
massimos_hb, Owner at Massimo's, responded to this review

thanks for the lovely comments - i just want to take this opportunity to share that since the recent HUGE fire in the township of Hout Bay, Imizamo Yethu (in which 6 of our own staff lost their homes) We have been using the #payitforward pizza slices to help feed the homeless in crisis. DARG (our local animal rescue organisation)... More 

KESWICK
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124 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My wife and I booked at the last minute (which was our last evening in South Africa) and managed to get a table. What we had was lovely and the place was busy with eaters and take awayers (many locals). It is nice to see the owner (Massimo) and his wife taking an active part in the restaurant. We would... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Eight of us went to Massimos for a birthday celebration and we had a great fun night. We had booked in advance and a good job to...the place was packed. We also took our own birthday cake and balloons which they were happy to accommodate. Half the party were vegetarian but there was no shortage of veggie options. There is... More 

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Thank Paul R
Toronto
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191 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The pizza is made in a wood burning oven. Thin crust with delicious available toppings. I have not had a pizza this good in Italy or anywhere else for that matter. Service is very friendly and good casual atmosphere. A great find

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Thank Tokalosh
Banstead, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant ambience with really fresh tasty food. Loved the service. Highly recommend. Meat lasagne very tasty and the mussels in a spicy tomato sauce was great. The may have

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Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent, staff sincere and friendly and atmosphere friendly and cosy. I will visit again soon :) Massimo went over and above to make me feel comfortable

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Thank Waldorphian
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Dinner with a friend during the week , casual Thursday night but it was almost at full capacity! It definitely has a reputation . Service was good , pizza was great but very expensive! You might need to book before hand

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Thank Lea S
Cape Town, South Africa
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92 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went for lunch Pizza is very thin and crispy. The menu has a variety of classic Italian meals. There are also gluten free pizzas. Friendly staff and food service. Caters for families

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Thank 1272anne
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal at massimos the nuce part is you can spice up your pizza by half half ! Tasting their homemade lemonchello was lovely I had to buy a bottle to take home ! Excited for my next visit !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 21:00
Monday
00:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 21:00
Thursday
00:00 - 21:00
Friday
00:00 - 21:00
Saturday
00:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Main Road | Oakhurst Farm Park, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 5648
Description
Open every day of the week for lunch & dinner.We make amazing pizza plus daily specials, using only the best, mainly locally sourced ingredients, and the owners are always present to ensure quality & consistency. Check us out on google for more information

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?