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32 Huguenot Street | Franschhoek Square, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 4375
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (65 reviews)
“steak” (47 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
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12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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32 Huguenot Street | Franschhoek Square, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 703 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I were at the Un-Corked festival over the weekend and decided very last minute to pop in to Allora for dinner. We didn’t have a reservation as dinner out had not been part of our plan for Saturday. We were greeted at...More

Thank CherylBatts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable dinner, friendly and helpful waiter, lovely evening. I had the mushroom risotto and my husband had lasagna.

Thank Carol B
allorateam, Manager at Allora, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good evening Carol Thank you very much for the great review you gave us. Would love to welcome you back at Allora on your next visit to South Africa. Allora Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Italien Restaurant. Nice ambient, staff and food at moderate prices. Food tastes really authentic.

Thank Christoph G
allorateam, Manager at Allora, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good evening Christoph Thank you very much for the great review you gave us. Would love to welcome you back at Allora on your next visit. Allora Team

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good choice of dishes, food was lovely and the actual restaurant was also very nice. Would have been an excellent evening if the staff had matched everything else. Staff were quite unfriendly and almost grumpy!! Which,in comparison to everything else we have seen in SA...More

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allorateam, Manager at Allora, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good evening We would like to thank you for your great review and also for the feedback. Without our customers feedback we cannot learn and improve on any problems. We apologies for the staff unfriendliness and will make immediate work of it. We hope to...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Our night started off by walking through the Main Street off Franschoek on a cold winters night looking for a place to eat , we didn't book a table anywhere so we couldn't find a place until we stumbled upon Allora . Originally we were...More

Thank Neill E
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Why only 4 stars if it's great? Don't get me wrong - it's a very good restaurant but just not mind blowing. I enjoyed myself thoroughly with the good service and warm environment. We had the vongole to share and a steak each. The vongole...More

Thank cheerysummers
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Allora for lunch. We found the prices reasonable and the food was fantastic. Both my friend and I had the deshelled prawn pasta and shared a mozzarella focaccia and a bottle of wine. The food, venue and service was great. I will...More

Thank Lyndee du T
allorateam, Manager at Allora, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you very much for your review. The gamberi (deshelled prawn) pasta is one of your best dishes on the menu and we are very glad that you enjoyed it. We are looking forward to welcome you back to Allora in the near future. Thank...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We love this restaurant! Always a warm welcome. A delicious range of food on the menu, the grilled artichoke was divine. The best main meal by far has to be the fillet steak with porcini mushroom sauce. We look forward to coming again next time...More

Thank Spook1410
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We popped into this resturant on a very buzy Friday night and the manager made a plan to get a table sorted for us despite the place being very full. The service was excellent and food very yummy. Thanks for a great evening out.

Thank Barbaravaardt
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Very disappointing as we were expecting to eat at an authentic Italian Restaurant - instead we got very average African stew food - but the saving grace was a good tasting soup - could have come from a packet?

Thank lens994
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Questions & Answers
10 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from allorateam | Property representative |
Hi Roslyn. Yes we do Christmas lunch, open from 12:00 until 15:00. E-mail me at franschhoek at allora . co . za if you would like to make a booking please. Kind Regards Ian
10 November 2016|
Response from allorateam | Property representative |
Good afternoon Roslyn We are open for Christmas lunch. Please send us your email address here and we will send you our menu to have a look at. Thank you very much Roaan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 20
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 American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Huguenot Street | Franschhoek Square, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 4375
  • E-mail
Casual, yet Sophisticated, Authentic Italian. 3 Seating Areas available, Outside, Downstairs and Upstairs. Cozy Interior with a Central Pizza Oven. Nice Roaring Fireplaces during the Winter time and open areas outside during summer time. We offer Coctails during the summer outside. Booking always essential. Please make use of our Complimentary Shuttle Service between the Guest Houses and Hotels within Franschhoek Town (When Available). We have Specials Daily and a Kids Menu.
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