Cape Town Restaurants: The Best Places To Dine


Cape Town restaurants are agueably one of the best in Africa with a wide range and variety of options.

They are know for offering mouth watering delicacies from all over the world.

Cape Town is a city famous for it’s award winning restaurants, just to list a few, here are some of the best Cape Town Restaurants you should visit while in Cape Town.

African Food In Cape Town

Gold Restaurant

Gold Restaurant is an African sensation in the heart of Cape Town, specialized in delivering the best cuisines from the Northern, Sub-Saharan and Southern parts of Africa.

The beauty of this restaurant is its outstanding commitment in not just providing some of the best meals from these regions, but the infusion of art and culture in its service process.

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With a true African inspired decor and offering various African exceptional performances (a combination of musicians, dancers and puppet shows) while you dine, Gold Restaurant is pushing the boundaries of dinning in Cape Town.

Tel: +27 21 421 4653

Email: [email protected]

Address: 15 Bennett Street, Green Point, 8005.

Africa Cafe

Tagged as one of South Africa’s first African restaurant, Africa Cafe gives you an escape on a culinary journey across the African continent, while keeping you engaged to some African unique traditional entertainment.

Tel: +27 21 422 0221

Email: [email protected]

Address: 108 Shortmarket Street, Cape Town 8001, South Africa.

Indian Food In Cape Town

Cape Town Restaurants


Bukhara is a restaurant that has been in the business of serving the finest Indian cuisine in Cape Town for 21 years. Its Cape Town branch is famous for catering to the high and mighty, its grill items are always served steaming off the coals and its curry items are best as a second course.

Operating Days: Monday – Sunday

Lunch: 12:00 – 15:00 / Dinner 18:00 – 23:00

Tel: +27 21 424 0000

Email: [email protected]

Address: 33 Church Street, Cape Town, 7001.

Bombay Brasserie

Known to serve one of the best authentic fine-dining Indian cuisines in Cape Town, Bombay Brasserie which is housed at the Taj Hotel, is certain to give you a trip down the Indian lane.

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Operating Days / Hours: Monday – Sunday / 18:00 – 22:30

Tel: +27 21 819 2000

Email: [email protected]

Address: Cnr Vale Street & St Georges, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa.

Continental Food In Cape Town

Cape Town Restaurants

Signal Restaurant

When you look back in time, it is very clear that the South African Cuisine present today has been influenced by various nationalities and continents.

Signal Restaurant uses this history of South Africa to its advantage, by offering only the best from the British, Dutch, French, Asian and African culture.

Led by one of the best Chefs available in Cape Town ‘Malika Van Reenen’, the Signal menu is brought to life through an infusion of flavours and craftsmanship from both the past and the present.

Tel: +27 21 410 7100

Email: [email protected]

Address: West Quay Road,Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa .

On 19 Restaurant

On 19 is a continental modern comfort dining, which focuses on healthy lifestyle trends, simplicity and a variety of the best flavours boldly expressed with every taste. This restaurant which offers a panoramic view of Cape Town is on the 19th floor of a coveted location.

Operating Days: Monday – Sunday

Hours: 6:30am – 10:30am / 12:30pm – 10:00pm

Tel: +27 21 412 9999

Email: [email protected]

Address: The Westin Cape Town Convention Square, Lower Long Street, Cape Town.

Steak Houses In Cape Town

Cape Town Restaurants

Hussar Grill (Camps Bay)

With over 50 years of being in the business, the award-winning Hussar Grill is known for their perfectly succulent steaks, wine selection, top class services and an amazing ambience.

To add to this, they do not charge an extra fee when you bring your own wine, feel free to come with your own bottle and enjoy their services.

Operating Days / Hours: Monday – Thursday / 18:00 – 22:30

Friday & Saturday: 18:00 – 23:00

Sunday: 12:00 – 22:30

Tel: +27 21 438 0151

Email: [email protected]

Address: Shop 2, 108 Camps Bay Dr, Cape Town.

Belthazar Restaurant And Wine Bar

When wine is a topic of discussion, the Belthazar Restaurant and Wine Bar boasts as the world’s biggest wine by the glass bar; with 250 wines served in only the best glasses and up to 600 different wines in stock. They are also known for their award-winning beef and seafood experience.

Operating Days / Hours: Monday – Sunday / 12:00 – 23:00

Tel: +27 21 421 3753

Email: [email protected]

Address: Shop 153 / Victoria Wharf / V&A Waterfront / Cape Town.

Italian Restaurant

Cape Town Restaurants

Primi Restaurant

Primi restaurant is an Italian house known for its fresh food prepared fast. With its pasta imported from Italy, primi offers its clients a taste of Italy while in Cape Town. The restaurant offers comforting and healthy food made from premium ingredients.

Tel: +27 21 534 1550

Address: 8 Dacres Avenue, Epping 2, Cape Town.

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