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71 Kloof Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 422 2260
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Sao Paulo, SP
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The owner welcome the guests and the staff is really friendly as well. The pizza is tasteful - Loren is the blockbuster and makes you in a doubt to order another one. Price is ok and tiramisu don't let you think about the extra calories that you are getting :)

Thank Debora P
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful pizzas, at a central avenue. The owner is an italian that is always there and is really nice. You must try the tiramissu!!!

Thank Thaís P
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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119 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Gianni the owner is always on hand to meet and greet...he is a convivial and smiley man with great patter and an eye for a pretty face... The food is very good, well-cooked and presented. I just love the carpaccio of beef and the calamari with garlic presented sizzling on the plate. A glass of chilled limoncello is a must... More 

Thank Jane W
Woodbridge, Canada
2 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Our visit to Mitico was extremely disappointing, mainly because of the poor quality of service we received. The waiter took my husband's drink order and left without asking what I would like to order. After a long delay, he returned with my husband's drink and then took my order. No apology was given for this lack of attention. My husband's... More 

Thank lombardin
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

It's a very good restaurant on Kloof Sreet, who's perfect for a diner before/ after a drink at Yours Truly! The owner is a very kind italian guy, who knows how to make a warmer atmosphere (it change than Afrikaans and Dutch way of life...) Latin are the best ;)

3 Thank Camille B
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

My partner and I hosted our engagement party at Mitico. The managers were great, the waiters exceptional and food was superb. The company was good too :) We were presented initially with shared platters of an assorted antipasti and bread, followed by a choice of what was available on the a la carte menu. The food was authentic and flavoursome,... More 

Thank Stefano V
England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

My friend and I went on a Saturday evening. We ordered two pizzas which were tasty. However the waiter Henok Matusa was awful. Upon ordering we wished to add/remove certain toppings however Henok was very impatient and ended up forgetting the order. When we received our meal along with Parmesan, chilli etc I had to ask twice for spoons. No... More 

Thank Bess E
Manchester, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Wasn't quite sure what to expect from this place. A bog standard Italian restaurant that pretty well does what it says on the tin. Immediately on arrival I was greeted and made to feel welcome despite the fact I was travelling alone. I ordered pizza and red wine both of which were of out standing quality. Would definitely recommend this... More 

Thank martinmolloy72
Mitico G, Owner at Mitico, responded to this review

Thank you Martinmolloy72, have a great time in South Africa More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I normally go there for the lasagne, which has been very good in the past. But I also felt like a change and asked the waitress to tell me whether I should have a spaghetti dish or the lasagne. She said the lasagne without a doubt. What arrived in front of me was not what I had enjoyed in the... More 

Thank idmw
Benoni, South Africa
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7 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The waiters are extremely unpleasant. Rushed us from start to finish. Hospitality sorely lacking. Never felt so uncomfortable in an Italian restaurant since I was in Italy. Not impressed!!!

Thank William W
Mitico G, Owner at Mitico, responded to this review

Good day, first the most unreserved apologies, the complain has been noted and action will be taken today. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Kloof Road | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 2260

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?