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Woodpecker Pizzadeli

270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
+27 28 514 2924
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (155 reviews)
“meatballs” (4 reviews)
“greek salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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61 - 70 of 260 reviews

Reviewed 3 December 2016

Even the veg ones are amazing! The pizza bases are crispy and light with generous toppings. Definitely a must try if you're in the area.

Thank kramdayal
Reviewed 26 November 2016

There don't seem to be many pizza places in Swellendam, and certainly some of the restaurants are shut on a Monday, so we were pleased to find this one. The service was very good, and the staff were very friendly. The pizzas were very nice.

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We checked for good restuarants on Tripadvisor and feeling like pizza thought this was a good steer. We were not disappointed. Pizza great and gentle, competent service led by Gerard made it a really great experience at such low cost . Sorry we can't go...More

2  Thank didot
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We wandered in on a Monday evening and we were surprised to see every table occupied. Immediately a waiter rushed outside - hauled in a table, set it up in a corner and presented the menus. Amazing service fabulous pizzas, very reasonable wine prices and...More

2  Thank Krocodiletears
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The pizza we had was amazing and well prepared and presented. The service was excellent and friendly. The kids loved their tagliatelle with meat balls. Great desserts as well.

2  Thank gregory579
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

As the title says. We went in for just a beer but after 10 minutes cancelled our dinner reservations at another place and stayed for the pizza. Best decision ever.

2  Thank Clinton M
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Bloomberg Estate next door and I ordered a take away pizza to enjoy on my veranda. Wood fired oven busy packed little gem with fantastic pizzas. The base is something exceptional, crispy and thin but very tasty. I would guess they use a...More

2  Thank GMM77
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We just stopped off for a beer and a bit to eat a lunch time, but everyone so warm and friendly that we popped back in the evening for a meal. The food was really good and very reasonably priced - as was the wine....More

2  Thank snyahoe
Reviewed 14 November 2016

it was one of the best schnitzel I ever ate South Africa! the pizzas were also very good as per my family. the only comment I will say is that they were short staffed. only 2 waiters for the whole floor was a too little....More

2  Thank nathgeagea
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We were greeted and offered to choose our seats as soon as we arrived, without having previously booked. The waiters were extremely friendly, good humoured and super quick at taking our orders and bringing the food. Hardly any waiting time at all. Pizza and drinks...More

1  Thank 660catherine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Swellendam
  • Phone Number: +27 28 514 2924
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Swellendam is home to the Woodpecker Pizzadeli.Well known for our thin base pizza variety, delicious pasta dishes, homemade burgers and scrumptious schnitzels!Licensed.
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