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The Hussar Grill Rondebosch Restaurant

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10 Main Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
+27 21 689 9516
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18:00 - 22:00
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Sun 18:00 - 22:00
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Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Cape Town, South Africa
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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a pleasure am fasting for health spirituality altruism physical and ALL kinds of reasons and the meal at the Hussar was to die for a 200g fillet steamed mushrooms chilli raw tomatoes and great wine service

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Thank drpaulfoodlover
Bradley H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Drpaulfoodlover, Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking the time to review our restaurant. We love having you dine with us! Looking forward to your next visit. Warm regards, Brad Houston More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This evening we had a lovely dining experience to celebrate my husband's birthday until the last 5 minutes of our stay. Moira, our waitress, was professional and attentive. About 2 minutes after I had paid my considerable bill, Thomas, the manager, came swooping in and told us to leave as another group of people were waiting for the table. His... More 

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Thank Ronelle C
HussarGrill, Guest Relations Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Ronelle C, Thank you for taking the time to review our Rondebosch steakhouse. Your feedback is very much appreciated. We are extremely disappointed to hear about the quality of service you received. We take our customer satisfaction very seriously, and apologise sincerely for the inconvenience caused to yourself and your party. Please could you kindly take a moment to... More 

Maun, Botswana
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151 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review pertains to two visits in the space of just over a week. Over time our family has started to reserve this restaurant for special occasions simply because in an unpretentious way they always get on with it and make the BEST steak in the southern hemisphere. The service is great the amibience is great.

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Thank NeilLMaun_Botswana
HussarGrill, Guest Relations Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear NeilLMaun_Botswana, Thank you for your wonderful review of our Rondebosch grill room. We are delighted to hear that we have consistently provided you and your family with the finest quality steaks and excellent service. We appreciate your continued support and look forward to celebrating many more special occasions with you all. Warm regards, The Hussar Grill More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Went for an early supper with a friend. Service excellent, food delicious. However with two people, out for an early supper and both of us driving, we only want a small glass of wine each. With a glass of wine costing anything from R40 to R65odd a glass, we looked at purchasing a bottle for on average R120 - R140(white... More 

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Thank MoragofAfrica
Bradley H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear MoragoAfrica, Thank you for taking the time to give such positive comments on our restaurant. We truly strive to offer the very best food, wine and service in town. I really do apologize that you felt unimpressed about the wine policy, unfortunately it is out of our hands. The current liquor legislation deems it unlawful to remove purchased alcohol... More 

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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting and such a classic vibe! Professional service even in the middle of the holiday season and wonderful food and wine. Definitely recommend for old fashioned souls. Paul Simon and Mango Grove playing in the background was definitely a pleasant surprise. A wonderful little gem of a restaurant.

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Thank Nicole W
Bradley H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Nicole W, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We pride ourselves on giving the very best and to receive feedback such as yours really makes it worthwhile. I hope to see you again in the near future. Warm regards, Brad More 

Walvis Bay, Namibia
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Unbelievable service by waitress who are taught every bit about the menu.....big up to management! Steaks were out of this world as usual....seldom find equal anywhere....menu us varied and food fresh and delicious. Great place.....my favourite in Rondebosch by a long way.

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Thank Nic_aka_Basil
HussarGrill, Guest Relations Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Nic_aka_Basil, Thank you for taking the time to visit and write such a wonderful review of our Rondebosch grill room. We are delighted to hear that our carefully aged steaks were cooked to perfection! We look forward to welcoming you back for another five star Hussar experience. Warm regards, The Hussar Grill More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This is not the first time that my friends and I visit Hussar's in Rondebosch. The food was delicious. The service was friendly and excellent. Clearly I'll be visiting again in the near future.

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Thank Manjorama
HussarGrill, Guest Relations Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Manjorama, Thank you for your wonderful review of our Mouille Point grillroom. We are happy to hear that our commitment to quality food and service is truly appreciated by our customers. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards, The Hussar Grill More 

Rio Verde, Arizona
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

While vacationing in South Africa, we were delighted to discover Hussar's Grill especially since it was a short walk from our wonderful BnB. It is the original site of this restaurant that is also found in several other locations. However, this was the one and only that we visited. After our first visit, we loved it so much for the... More 

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Thank Marion C
HussarGrill, Guest Relations Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Marion C, Thank you so much for your kind words and positive feedback, and for taking the time to visit our Rondebosch grill room. We are absolutely delighted to hear that our finest quality meat cuts were consistently cooked to perfection! We look forward to welcoming you back for another five star Hussar experience whenever you are in Cape... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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509 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Came here to celebrate the birthday of an old friend & I was really impressed. This is the original Hussar Grill in the Hussar chain in Cape Town & as such is a bit small but the atmosphere is great & the food absolutely sublime. My fillet steak was cooked rare as requested & I swear I could have cut... More 

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1 Thank Marguerite W
Bradley H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Marguerite W, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. It fills us with great pride reading comments such as yours. We hope to see you again soon! Regards, Brad More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We were not excited when our hosts chose to meet us at The Hussar. It has been going a long time and I remembered it as slightly tired, and a bit claustrophobic. However, we were very pleasantly surprised. We had a delicious and tender fillet steak and salads, without the over-complications South African restaurants are prone to. We had an... More 

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Thank Christopher D
HussarGrill, Guest Relations Manager at The Hussar Grill Rondebosch, responded to this review

Dear Christopher D, Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to review our Rondebosch steakhouse. We take our customer satisfaction seriously, and we are thrilled to hear that we exceeded your expectations and that an excellent time was had by all! We look forward to welcoming you for another five star Hussar experience when you are in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Main Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Rondebosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 689 9516
Description
Established in 1964 and one of the oldest grill rooms in the country, Rondebosch Hussar Grill is a true Capetonian favourite that has been serving the finest South Africa beef to generations of loyal and dedicated guests for the past 50 years. Situated in the leafy suburb of Rondebosch, the restaurant is filled with character and embodies the finest of grill room traditions. As the original Hussar Grill, it remains the benchmark against which all the others are measured.

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