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Izakaya Matsuri

6 The Rockwell, Green Point 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4520
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“gyoza” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (49 reviews)
“bento box” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6 The Rockwell, Green Point 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good sushi and other Japanese tapas and great location with an excellent vibe. Would recommend for a stop.

Thank AunnieP
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Than you for your comments

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just ordered starters gyoza’s, edamame and tempura prawns, very basic, dipping sauce no flavour, tempura bad after taste, oil has been used again and again that’s when tempura has a bitter after taste. My nephew had an allergic reaction, he does not have any allergies...More

1  Thank Simran K
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Simran We don't expect everyone likes us. But I need to explain something for you. Our cooking oil change everyday, never been used for two days, busy season we change twince a day. Our fish and food material are 100% fresh. We do not...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018

This restaurant does not face Prestwich street, but is hidden in a small alley on Prestwich street, under the Rockwell hotel. Do not expect a modern restaurant styled vy an imterior designer. But expect a small restaurant with an open kitchen and a good vibe....More

Thank Rick v
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your support.

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Good price-value ratio, nice staff. If you want to have nice japanese food, this is the place in town where you gotta go...

Thank Tiotiotio1
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your support.

Reviewed 30 June 2018

I went here twice in 9 days. The sushi is fresh and delicious, and though not an extensive menu, there are enough choices. It is a local kind of place, in the inner court of the Rockwell hotel/self-catering apartments, so not noticeable from the street....More

Thank David R
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Good service, great food, nice atmosphere! Real value for money is the Zen Sai Platter. Really enjoyed it!

Thank Jannie D
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Zen sai platter - eggplant with stuffed tuna. Tuna is very tough. Not for me. Chicken skewer - tender and very flavoursome Tuna skewer - tough. Not for me Edamame beans - can be more tender. Octopus tentacles with sauce - probably the only good...More

Thank Jen W
Izakaya_Matsuri, Owner at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi, Jen W Thank you for your comments. I was not in the restaurant when you had the meal in our place. I will try make the flavor and taste for you if you can come again. There is something I want to explain to...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Great hangout, easy as I was solo on a business trip. Had a chicken & onion noodle soup (chilly outside) and sushi platter, and wine of course dah...

Thank Mkandla
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Came to Izaka Matsuri on our first night in Cape Town and loved it. Great service and some of the best tasting fish we have ever had. We are only on town for a week but will definitely be back.

Thank John A
Reviewed 21 April 2018

I have been to this restaurant for many times for fancy dinner or easy lunch. This place never fail me. The food quality always on top class. This is my first time to write a review for this fabulous restaurant. Just want more people know...More

Thank kjkaren
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 The Rockwell, Green Point 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Green Point
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4520
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If you are Sushi and Japanese food lovers, please come to us. We will bring you super fresh fish, great balance Sushi and our delicious kitchen dish.
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