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The Woodlands Eatery

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6 Deer Park Avenue West, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 801 5799
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17:00 - 21:30
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Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 21:30
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Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great pizza. I was surprised by the nice way they do prawns. Limited but tasty wine list. Friendly service. Easy going local eatery.

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Thank Charl L
Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This restaurant had been recommended for pizza during our visit. Our first stop and the pizza was amazing! Especially the bacon and avo pizza! Definitely worth a stop!

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Thank travelerang2016
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

we really enjoyed the small intimate space of this eatery. the quirky decor and friendly service. the menu although a little too limited for us was good. there are some unusual food combinations for those who're adventurous eaters. we stuck to the more main stream food offered and enjoyed our lamb burger and delicious pizza. a great little place for... More 

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Thank 52Shelley52
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Very cutely decorated eatery, with good service by our tall but discreet waiter and extremely flattering lighting (first daters, top tip: here's a great spot for you guys!). We parked on the grass just opposite the restaurant and got a table, without having to wait, at about 8pm on a Saturday night. Is that a good or bad thing....? The... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Cosy. Personal service. Interesting menu. Excellent food. Will definitely go back.

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Thank dpjoppie
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Love the Pizzas - if you only like the bog standard pizza then you may struggle. Love the chocolate fondant! What is really really not nice, only water tumblers no wine glasses. On several occasions when Woodlands had been suggested it was vetoed because of the tumblers!!

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Thank Mick2014
Paarl, South Africa
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160 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This place remains a favourite. Another lovely lunch. Two of us had the tacos for main, my husband a bun-less burger and we shared the broccoli tempura as a starter (enough for 2, 3 people to share). Small, but interesting wine list. We opted for the Gabriëlskloof Sauvignon Blanc; fantastic. Great service, flavorsome food, excellent Indie music, chilled vibe -... More 

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Thank GrietWesternCape
Stellenbosch, South Africa
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118 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

The décor at Woodlands is quirky and fun, the staff were friendly and efficient and the food was tasty. We all had pizzas and loved the thin, crispy bases and really tasty toppings. We had a relaxing and fun evening at Woodlands and appreciated their subtlety in getting us to leave (slowly turning off the lights as a sign that... More 

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Thank Lindsay_CB
Houston, Texas
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

We came here for dinner one night during our honeymoon having eaten at more formal places for several nights before, and wanting something more laid back. Huge portions and very good pizzas! Multiple members of the friendly staff were sure to congratulate us on our special occasion. Pretty young crowd, but overall a great place for a more casual evening.

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Thank Melissa L
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

We are very tough customers, being used to fish tacos on the US west coast. And these were pretty damn good. Yummy spicy corn salsa, flavorful Cole slaw, fish deep fried just right, and excellent warm soft corn tortillas. Just had to write about it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Deer Park Avenue West, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 801 5799

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