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32 Huguenot Street | Franschhoek Square, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 4375
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (64 reviews)
“steak” (46 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
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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 693 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

While in Franschoek for a weekend the family decided to eat dinner here on the Friday night. Knowledge was our waiter for the evening and he went above and beyond to ensure we had an enjoyable time. I couldn't decide between the Lasagne and the...More

Thank PTCooper
allorateam, Manager at Allora, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon PT Cooper Thank you very much for the great review, we really do appreciate it very much. I will convey your message to Knowledge. As you said Knowledge is definitely a Power player in our business. Glad you enjoyed your Lasagne and really...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just chanced upon this restaurant while walking on Main Street. Extremely welcoming and helpful staff. They have the best woodfired pizza - the oven is part of their decor. We were given a warm table near the fireplace too. The gnocchi too was delicious...More

Thank Malini D
allorateam, Manager at Allora, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon Malini D The Allora team would like to thank you for the great compliment. We are very proud of our woodfired pizzas and hand made gnocchi. We hope to welcome you back at Allora in the very new future. Best regards Allora Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently had an amazing experience at Allora. Unassuming but beautiful, we happen to come across the restaurant. The food was subtle but inspiring, with wonderful taste explosions and balance. A creamy risotto with truffle oil, a fillet cooked to perfection with a porcini mushroom...More

Thank SeaLaVie-CapeTown
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fairly good meal Service was OK.... I think it could have been better. Restaurant was not busy and we had to clear used items away to a neighbouring table ourselves Waiter also didn't mention that there were specials or half portions for kids My...More

Thank Charlene J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by owner of accommodation where we stayed. Lovely experience with great menu, food, service and presentation. Reasonably priced with lovely fireplace for those cool winter evenings.

Thank JKahlers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love Franschhoek and visit as often as we can. We have eaten at many of the local eateries but we do love Allora. This is a lovely restaurant that specializes in Italian cuisine. Tonight we had another great meal. Penne arabiata for me, pizzas...More

Thank Gands48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In a town known for the best cuisine in the country, this place needs to up its game. We had the seafood soup which was far too salty and we sent the fish back. It was cold, dry and horrible. This place will only survive...More

1  Thank stjeffery
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Went for a laid-back dinner and got exactly that. However, the food was way better than expected and veered into fine dining territory without all the pomp or circumstance. Service was excellent: friendly and attentive. Interior was very cosy and snug on what was a...More

Thank 459marcelh
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in Franschheuk this week. 1st night we decided to go to this establishment as the reviews were ok and it was only a short walk from our hotel. Very tasty meal. One of us had a steak which was perfectly prepared,...More

Thank Will1818
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

After some large meals in recent days we wanted something more relaxed. We found it at Allora where we enjoyed pasta and pizza. Nice log fire and good service

Thank Carol H
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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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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