According to the popular saying, ‘Cooking is love made visible’ … and Natasha Maciel, owner of Pronto Italian Restaurant (best Italian restaurant) and (best Italian restaurant) has gone one step further by stamping her motto of ‘Made with Love’ on everything this owner-run spot serves. What have Joburgers done in return? They’ve given love straight back to this warm, community- and family-feel restaurant which has grown over the past 15 years from 38 seats to 160. You won’t find GMO in its pizza bases (the wheat’s from a family farm in Champagne Valley). The ice cream’s made with natural colourants only. And there’s an extensive wine list at the adjacent Pronto Wine Bar – or sample the special bar menu, adapted from the main restaurant menu.
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