We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

La Romantica

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Standard Bank Center, Somerset Mall, Somerset West, South Africa
+27 21 852 6813
Today
10:00 - 23:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

95 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 91: English reviews
Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

Went there on Sunday 4th of May for a family lunch, what a disappointment. Poor service, poor food, whole restaurant, bar area and toilets area dirty, cutlery dirty, not at all La Romantica standards. Sorry to say but we wil not be back.

Helpful?
4 Thank elke857
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

We went there for our one year Anniversary, was greeted at the door by a gentlemen who showed us to a table. We sat there waiting for over 15mins, where two other table who came after us were served first. After standing up walking out, the waiter a young lady had the cheek to ask us if we enjoyed our... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Angelique L
Strand, South Africa
Level Contributor
79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2014

I always experience a relaxed atmosphere at La Romantica. The staff is friendly and helpful and let you feel special. The food is stunningly fresh and nicely presented. I will recommend La Romantica always!!!!

Helpful?
1 Thank Suzette L
Southampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

Very friendly, helpfull and good value for money. Would recommend La Romantica. I like the idea of being able to take your own wine and pay corkage.

Helpful?
2 Thank Winelovers2014
Strand, South Africa
Level Contributor
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014

When we turned up with our baby, they made us as comfortable as possible, the service is excellent and friendly and the food always superbly tasty. The view over the parking lot is maybe not the best in the world, but gaze a little further and the view includes the magnificent Helderberg.

Helpful?
Thank GitaClaassen
Wheaton, Illinois
Level Contributor
124 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2014

outdoor seating in the Stellenboch wine district main highway. Lovely and friendly atmosphere and plain old good food at a reasonable price . its always on my list of restaurants to visit in ZA now they have another in somerset west mall which i have yetto go to .

Helpful?
Thank lawchicago2850
Somerset West, South Africa
Level Contributor
108 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2014

Here is all ok. The food, the atmosphere and the prices. The ribs are some of the best in town. Only the approach is not that nice since so many shops around have closed.

Helpful?
Thank Gero T
Somerset West, South Africa
Level Contributor
88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2013

After mopping up for hours after the flood for 2 days, all we wanted was a plate of good food and lots of sleep - we arrived at La Romantica - the restaurant was only about a third full and the wait started - close to an HOUR before a very basic order arrived - minus one item, the waiter... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank MyGeld
UK
Level Contributor
81 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2013

The location just by the Somerset West Mall is fine ...when you walk into the restaurant you think ...fine...the decor is inviting. Then things start to go down hill. The menu is so far ranging across Italian , French ...not to mention South African cuisine. This should have been a warning signal. The reality is that we such a wide... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank robert092
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Level Contributor
59 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2013

My wife had chicken schnitzel (of which I ate half while I waited for my pizza) which was pretty bland. My daughter enjoyed her hamburger a lot. My pizza was so terrible that I only ate three pieces of it. The base was premade and/or just did not taste like a pizza. The service was very slow even though the... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank EduardMarais

Travellers who viewed La Romantica also viewed

Somerset West, Cape Town
 
Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Somerset West, Cape Town
 

Been to La Romantica? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 43
Cuisine
Pizza
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Standard Bank Center, Somerset Mall, Somerset West, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 852 6813

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of La Romantica and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from La Romantica staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?