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Morituri Pizzeria & Ristorante

214 Main Road, Claremont 7708, South Africa
+27 21 683 6671
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (9 reviews)
“great pizza” (3 reviews)
“based pizza” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
214 Main Road, Claremont 7708, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My cousin and I had dinner here last night. I eat there on a regular basis and all pizzas, pastas and salads are exquisite. However we both ordered their Bistecca di Girello which is an extremely tender and very tasty aged 350g rump steak. I...More

Thank John1123
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Wasn’t sure at first about going in but glad I did. Made to feel really welcome, staff friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Great menu, excellent food and service. Really ecomical. Warm atmosphere. Would definitely recommend this restaurant

Thank Christine B
Petrus1973, Owner at Morituri Pizzeria & Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Christine B, Thank you so much for the positive review, its highly appreciated and hope to see you soon when you visit Cape Town.

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Has been one of my favourite pizza spots. Yet each recent trip brings more dissatisfaction. Tonight ordered a take-away and went to collect 30 minutes later. The incompetent waitress had not placed the order yet. Bizarrely the manager blamed the busy night for the mishap....More

Thank Megan F
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We went with some friends for some pizza and pasta, the service was quick, knowledgeable and friendly. The meals were of very good quality, wood fired over for a delicious thin based pizza. Prices rather a bit above average, especially for mot being located in...More

Thank TouroperatorHajo
Reviewed 7 April 2017

It's really hard to say anything about the pizzas we has because of the zero service we received from this establishment. We choose a different restaurant every Thursday for dinner and decided on Morituris this week but will not visit again. We were ignored by...More

1  Thank Marlene T
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We were super excited when we found this gem around the corner from our apartment. Pizza is great, pasta is fantastic- we definitely want to be regulars. The downside is that we tried to book a table for 11 people and were told of a...More

Thank eleneb2017
Petrus1973, Owner at Morituri Pizzeria & Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Dear eleneb2017, absolutely thrilled that you discovered our little gem around the corner from you and that you enjoyed our pizza & pastas and would love for you to become regulars at Morituri. Please also check our website for weekday specials and our 1/2 &...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Consistently great pizza. Helpful friendly staff. Delicious selections of topping combos. And super quick to make - collection only. Haven't tried the pastas but no need when the pizza this good.

Thank mightnotbeme
Petrus1973, Owner at Morituri Pizzeria & Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Hi Kirsten, thank you so much for your wonderful feedback 😀. So excited that you enjoyed your pizza selection. Be sure to check out our 1/2 & 1/2 offerings as well as our newly introduced 1/4 pizza options. Have a fabulous NY 🍾. Team Morituri

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with family there while on holiday. Enjoyed the friendly service and attentiveness. Took a little to get out bill even though we were the last people in the restaurant before closing time. Food was fabulous; had pizzas, lasagne and pasta - all scrumptious...More

Thank Derek K
Petrus1973, Owner at Morituri Pizzeria & Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Hi Derek, truly sorry for only responding to your review at this late stage but absolutely thrilled that you and your party enjoyed our pizza and pasta selection 👍. Apologies for your bill taking long. Have a awesome NY 🍾. Team Morituri

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I last visited this place in the late 1990s when it appeared to have an association with Col'Cachio. But no longer does this association appear to exist, as I couldn't find the trademark brie and peppadew puzza anywhere on the menu. So I settled for...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The place is pretty far from city center and while food is ok ... it doesn't worth a special drive. Price are average and service was good.

Thank liorcarmon2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Main Road, Claremont 7708, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +27 21 683 6671
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Welcome to Morituri, the home of delicious Italian cuisine. At our cosy restaurant, you can expect hospitable service, the freshest ingredients and an excellent variety on our menu. Our recipes are uncomplicated and yet, because we use authentic ingredients, the food is delicious. The Morituri family brings you service that is warm, enthusiastic and unpretentious in a homely and relaxed environment.
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