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Cafe Picobella

No 66 4th Avenue, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
482 4309
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (16 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
No 66 4th Avenue, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You don't usually find places where the staff knows how to pair wines. We went out for a girl evening and I was blown away by their pizza and Wines. Must try if you want authentic Italian food 🥘..

Thank Thembi S
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Nice Italian-style restaurant with a warm atmosphere. Service and Pizza was great. They offer diverse meat, pasta and pizza dishes and have a nice wine card. We went there twice during our stay.

Thank Florian W
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I know it was a Monday night, but this looked like the sort of restaurant where the owners don't turn up much and leave it to the staff to manage. The staff themselves were probably the best thing about the place. I asked for a...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I came to fetch a take-away pizza on an afternoon midweek. perhaps 10 patrons seated in the dining area and outside. I came in and it took about 5 minutes to be asked what I wanted after calling a waitress that strolled past on a...More

1  Thank Rob T
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We ate dinner here on a Saturday evening in early March 2017 – had booked - not full inside but outside seating filled up during our meal – evening was warm – inside felt hotter - Portia was our server – sat outside – candle...More

Thank PeteD60
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Nestled in the suburb of Melville, Johannesburg, lives a family-run traditional trattoria with a divine menu, extensively packed with pastas, and pizzas as you may expect from an Italian restaurant but includes a huge number of choices of bruschettas, insalatas, and meat plates that pronounce...More

1  Thank DebbieKasia
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Caught in between meetings? Rainy day ? Or just looking for a little gem? I have known Cafe Picobella since the day it opened and have always enjoyed the food and service levels. It's been awhile since I popped in ..I have enjoyed many a...More

Thank Elsabe B
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Picobella is a quaint restaurant in the heart of Melville, Johannesburg with a charming ambiance and fantastic menu. Our meal was most enjoyable, although the dessert portion was small for the price you pay. I would highly recommend a visit. A seat on the patio...More

Thank jleone435
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We visited two nights in a row with friends and family. The food was good and the service friendly. I had Pizza on both nights and enjoyed them thoroughly. It is thin base style and they even offer various banting style bases too. It was...More

Thank R8979PFandrewe
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The food was great, I had the Seafood Soup served with fresh bread. I found the service a bit slow seeing the restaurant was practically empty on a Sunday early evening. The waitress also seemed a bit uncertain about the menu. The menu with its...More

Thank pmoonsamy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 66 4th Avenue, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: 482 4309
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