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Address: 72 Waterkant Street, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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+27 21 421 1111
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10:00 - 14:00
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Sun 10:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:00

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this Mall has hugely improved!

The last time I was in the cape quarter was about 3 years ago, and I remember it as a terribly confusing place where I got totally lost! The have revamped it and is now so much... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Wilbur V
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Dublin, Ireland

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Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The last time I was in the cape quarter was about 3 years ago, and I remember it as a terribly confusing place where I got totally lost! The have revamped it and is now so much better. Threre are two nice restaurants on the piazza (Bootleggers got great coffee). Also cool shops like Nap, and Spitfire. The Spar is... More 

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Orbe
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84 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we were staying near by in a loft apartment it was handy to stock up on things, large spar super market with a hardware department upstairs as well as a pharmacie in store. There in also a drinks shop across from the store to fill up on wines, spirits and beer, As well as a few cafe and restaurant... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Grey Hotel around the corner and we loved it. It is small with a lovely court yard on the inside with a great coffee shop, Bootleggers and other cool decor shops. Across the street at the back it extends in the Cape Quarter Piazza also with some cool shops, like Africa Nova. Great Spar supermarket inside.

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1 Thank andrefromthecity2017
Cape Town, South Africa
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't think this Mall ever hit off the ground. Just too many open shops and they change all the time. If it weren't for Spar, I probably wouldn't go there as a destination. There is nothing which draws me to it except convenience of the Spar. Agreed, there is the odd speciality shop, but nothing one wouldn't get at... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Lovely little mall with the beautiful African Nova shop, in the old section. Also don't miss La Petit Tarte and the gift shop next to them. The new section has a great coffee shop called Bootleggers and a good Spar and also some shops like Nap. The De Waterkant neighbourhood is a beautiful little neighbourhood to stroll around. Very upmarket... More 

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1 Thank cvdminbath
Connecticut
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

A lovely small open mall devided in the bigger Square section with a good Spar, and a lovely setting in the Square with Bootleggers coffee, and some designer stores like Spitfire. Don't miss the smaller Cape Quarter Piazza which is at the back of the bigger Piazza. Corner of Dixon/De Waterkant Streets. There is a nice Lindt chocolate store, Africa... More 

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2 Thank MaryfromConnecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Defiantly a place to visit. Full of things to do. There are amazing restaurants and shops to visit. never once has this place proven to be a disappointment as it is always up to standard. Jam packed with things to do and things to buy. there art galleries, clothing stores, vida cafe, a Spar and a gym and much more

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1 Thank Daniel S
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164 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

This mall was so close to my accomodation it was so handy to pop into the spar, and also sorbet to get nails and waxing done! Not heaps of shops but good to have a collection all Together with secure parking available.

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2 Thank Tash L
Roodepoort, South Africa
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249 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Can't explain but I always love walking around in this mall. The Spar supermarket has a great selection of food. Well done guys. Place are always neat and clean.

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2 Thank andries_steyn
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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520 reviews
83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

More and more pleasant . Getting more and more attractive. Classy new restaurants Parking Ample Situation . Very good .

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