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Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront

Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, 8002, South Africa
+27 21 205 1902
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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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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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Time for the apéro! I wanted a glass of wine. I received a stunning menu with around one hundred of wines, by bottles, and half of them by glass. More expensive than other places, but Morgan, my waiter, was able to listen to my wish,...More

Thank jcbolay
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Life Grand Cafe is always busy and I guess its all for good reason. They have a great menu and their service is tops. All of their waitress are super friendly and incredibly welcoming. My veggie pasta dish made with penne pasta, brocolli and mushrooms...More

Thank delaine c
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautifull evening on the waterside. Lovely tappas and great main courses, the four of us were all delighted with the food👍🏻.

Thank Paul J
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a light evening meal, found Life Grand Cafe for a good dish of pasta. Lively atmosphere in early evening and just what we wanted.

Thank pra51
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Headed upstairs to sit outside, have some cocktails and lunch. Started off great. Took a while to get our cocktails but they were delicious. Unfortunately, things went downhill from here. Service was incredibly slow and almost everything we ordered either came out wrong, extremely slowly...More

1  Thank Tantewitz
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tantewitz, Please accept my sincere apologies regarding your dining experience. This is definitely not the norm, but I will be sure to look into it. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only enjoyed the delicious and beautifully presented drinks. The watermelon daiquiri and wild berry mojito are both recommendable. Friendly and attentive staff. The restaurant faces the water. Outside there is seating with heaters. We opted for inside, as it was a cold and windy...More

Thank Dirmu G
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Dirmu Thank you for your rating and feedback. We hope you join us next time for a meal too. Regards Bonny

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were drawn to this place by the Veuve Clicquot frontage, being one of our favourites we had to take a look. It didn’t disappoint, great setting at the V&A waterfront, great menu, food was delicious, and so reasonably priced, as well as the drinks,...More

Thank k_whelehan
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time here. Tremendous choice on the menu. Friendly staff and good service. Can thoroughly recommend.

Thank Sarah d
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first restaurant I ever visited as a child from the country was Hildebrands in its original position in the city and then years later had a memorable meeting with a well known South Africa travel writer at its Strand Street location whilst working in...More

Thank tshetlo
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were celebrating our 1st anniversary at Life Grand cafe...thanks to our waiter Ricky who made it more special,excellent service.vibey.good food..we really enjoyed..what he suggested was perfect..thank you Life Grand cafe keep up the good work..will definitely be back soon

Thank stha
Bonny S, Manager at Life Grand Cafe V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for you rating and feedback. We are 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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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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