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138 Main Road | Next to Cafe Olympia, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
+27 21 788 3992
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ravioli” (4 reviews)
“pork ribeye” (3 reviews)
“bratwurst” (3 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
138 Main Road | Next to Cafe Olympia, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice little restaurant in Kalk Bay, with wonderful food, wine and service. We went to have a birthday dinner and everything was perfect. The cauliflower salad was great, the zucchini and calamari was incredible, then bravas and ravioli amazing. The dessert was a bit disappointing...More

Thank rei_kashino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We normally visit Olympia Cafe when visiting Kalk Bay but this time we tried Salt. We were really glad we did. The restaurant is well laid out and is well decorated. 8 of us had breakfast and the owner was more than happy to take...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to book here one evening, they stated over the phone that they didn’t take bookings, but didn’t deign to mention they were booked out for a function, so arrived early and was turned away. Also had lunch here on two occasions, rolls on the...More

Thank Chopped_Onions
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We had two days stay here and came back twice for breakfast. The breakfast roti is to die for and so is the shakshuka is too. The staff are all lovely and the menu is interesting and diverse. We only wish we had time to...More

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been at the Salt just for lunch. And it was absolutely amazing. The staff was very welcoming and friendly. We had tapas and the kudu goulash. Which was incredible!! Everything was so tasty and you could feel it was homemade. I can highly recommend...More

Thank christina25887
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Nice little place. Loved the styling and atmosphere. Ample parking found across the road. Coffee was spectacular and the waiter was super friendly. I particularly enjoyed the Shakshuka. As a personal gripe I would just suggest that you revisit the food-served-on-a-wooden-board idea. I know lots...More

Thank pnel86
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed lunch here, it was busy place with good atmosphere, the food was tasty & reasonably priced. The chocolate fondant for dessert was a hit with the ladies, and enjoyed the beer & wine.

Thank David B
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

All small plates made bam👍🍷 Also good breakfast, wines and gins. Tast the red housewine. The crew is very friendly. We will come again.

Thank Regine S
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Right on Main Street, with a view of the water and a quirky atmosphere inside, we enjoyed our meal. We ordered the pork rib-eye, which has a kind of cilantro tasting flavor, and delicious grilled veggies on the side. We also ordered the bratwurst, which...More

Thank Kristi N
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Walking through Kalk Bay we wanted some where different to sit and relax over breakfast and found it . SALT is just the place quaint rustic and tasty food overlooking the kalk bay Barbour. Breakfast I had the bomb a toasted ciabatta with melted cheddar...More

Thank bandbhappy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Main Road | Next to Cafe Olympia, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Kalk Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 788 3992
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Small plate style restaurant bringing global flavors together, glass front with an outstanding view of kalk bay harbour.
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