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“Excellent food”
Review of Trattoria Stefano

Trattoria Stefano
Ranked #23 of 85 Restaurants in Nelspruit
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations, Takeout
Sasolburg, South Africa
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139 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“Excellent food”
Reviewed 19 February 2013

The experience was almost excellent but the service became very slow, to the extent that one had to sit with an empty glass for long times. The food was really fantastic and it was clear that one had to book. We stumbled on it when we were driving about in the area.

Visited February 2013
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Moscow, Russia
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98 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Average Italian restaurant, not impressed”
Reviewed 17 January 2013

The atmosphere is really nice, the restaurant is pretty decorated. The service was not good at all. The owners were friendly, but the waitresses looked so unhappy and behaved themselves like they were doing a favour. Although it wasn't a weekend and there were not a lot of people. We asked 3 different waitresses for additional glasses and it took them half an hour to bring them. The food was average and took too long. They didn't even bring us oil and vinegar.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank slyotter
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Durban
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136 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Excellent (Steiltes branch)”
Reviewed 5 January 2013

Service good and pizza chefs also very friendly. Good prices that make you go back again and again. Takeaways on time and drinks offered as well asreading matter.

Visited December 2012
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1 Thank kuzak
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NW England
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49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Besta Pizza.”
Reviewed 26 December 2012

When in Nelspruit I always visit this friendly restaurant. It offers casual dining at a reasonably price in a friendly atmosphere situated between a car park and a supermarket.

The garlic bread cannot be bettered. Freshly made in a wood oven which is a replica of the Coliseum in Rome. Follow this with Pizza Sicilianna. I always think that I will never finish it. I always do! I suspect that the secret is in the preparation of the dough and the use of the best ingredients. You will not find better in Rome.

Do enjoy a couple of drinks and relax. The service is slow; so enjoy the company and the people watching.

  • Visited December 2012
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1 Thank ExiledScotNWEngland
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Hazyview, Mpumalanga, South Africa
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Juk”
Reviewed 5 December 2012

We expected a real Stefano experience with yummy portugese chicke and the whole trip. Stefano came to introduce himself to us with his sexy Italian accent, suggested what we eat and then left. The food was below average and we wont go back there. A half an hour later hes was speaking pure Afrikaans to some guests/friends of his. We just about fell off our chairs. No for us.

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Thank Kathy W
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