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Life Grand Cafe

Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, 8002, South Africa
+27 21 205 1902
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
09:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, 8002, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We strolled around the V&A Waterfront and had a few drinks in a couple of bars along the way and eventually stopped here for dinner. We were not disappointed by our first dining experience in Cape Town. The service was very good out waitress was...More

Thank Murphy2k14
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well, I went during South Africa's winter so it was cold due to being next to the water and no heaters were available. The waiter was bad wasn't very accessible and slow. The food I received was terrible and when I told both the waiter...More

Thank racquel c
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a late supper with a medium sized group of both adults and kids. They catered to our needs well, setting ip heaters as the temperature dropped, hanfled our diverse orders well. Had a top evening.

Thank MartijnvK
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Martijn Thank you for your rating and feedback. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 6 days ago

Buzzing atmosphere, and a great people and harbour watching spot. We sat outside even though it was chilly, with heater and blanket. Service was excellent, and the food good without being stunning. Maybe it is just me, but portion size seemed huge.

Thank WiltshireLiz1
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Thank you for your rating and great feedback. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu options are good - something for every taste. The Indian offerings were good. Overall ambience and service recommended.

Thank Gayatri G
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your rating and feedback. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 1 week ago

The evening we went it was very cold outside, so the restaurant was full house and quite noisy. Yet the ambiance was great, there was a fireplace and a great waiter served us called Stanley. The food was delicious. There are place to sit inside...More

Thank 777SouthAfrica
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you for your rating and feedback. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic restaurant with its it’s funky vibe, excellent food and super service. This is a must..! You can sit inside or out, overlooking the boats. Perfect for people watching too ;)

Thank TownyIOM
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you for your rating and feedback. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here last week with a dozen others who were on the same course. We got to pick what we wanted to eat from the menu. I went for the beef ribs, as did several others and we all enjoyed them. Well cooked and...More

Thank ChrisFromAber
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chris, Thank you for your rating and feedback. At Life Grand Cafe we pride ourselves in good food and service. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick lunch. My daughters chicken was amazing, but that is where it stopped. The adult “fish and chips” was soggy, and my wife’s fish tasted like bleach. Restaurant tried very hard to apologize, but the reality is the food was soggy...More

Thank Sean B
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sean, My sincere apologies for the disappointing food. At Life Grand Cafe we pride ourselves in exceptional food and service, however we failed on this occasion. Please allow us the opportunity to redeem ourselves and provide you with the food I know we are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great night at this restaurant and I can’t commend the food, atmosphere or service enough. Food: we ordered the chicken-based sharing starter/entree, which was fine and tasted great. Our main meals were the burger (which was absolutely huge and I couldn’t finish...More

Thank S1805
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your rating and great feedback. We are always delighted to know we are meeting our guests expectations. We look forward to your next visit. Regards Bonny

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 205 1902
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Description
Relaxed Cafe dining on the waters edge, a blend of Mediterranean influences with an African heart serving breakfast, lunch and diner
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