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Al's Place

24 Station Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
+27 21 686 8254
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (12 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
24 Station Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got pizza to takeaway here as we were staying closeby. It has a really nice vibe inside and I would like to go back and eat in. It was very quiet at the time but I think we were there quite early in the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank luce l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A delightfully unsophisticated restaurant, just off Main Road and opposite the station. easy parking and access. Al offers a small and simple menu but does everything superbly. We have never had a bad meal there, it's always an enjoyable experience thanks to the banter with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mike340
Reviewed 6 November 2018

On our 8th wedding anniversary in late October we visited Al's restaurant before a theatre show and we immediately felt at home as we stepped over the threshold. Lee Ann as well as Al himself warmly welcomed us. The service was impeccable, the food delicious...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Coastal01736801427
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Their early bird special fitted well into our timing for the Marc Lottering show at nearby Baxter. ET pronounced the deep-fried calamari very good; my sirloin was SO tender (quipped owner Al, “Customer got the wrong order - should have been the tough one”). And...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lucille B
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

A Tuesday night “pick a restaurant” game turned up the name of a previously unvisited restaurant in Rondebosch. Right opposite the railway station is “ALS Place”. A converted shop with bar, wooden tables, and wooden chairs. We were greeted by a young lady with pink...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank charleskilner808
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Good food, ambience, service and occasional music events to dance the night away. Manageress Leanne is very attentive and has a great sense of humour. A varied a la carte menu with vegetarian options is available together with an extensive wine list

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MaryB7310
Reviewed 18 August 2018

The food was just what we needed. Delicious, tasty and just fab. The service was attentive and the pricing was good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jasandclar
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Lovely atmosphere here. Pleasant, friendly staff. Delicious food and good value for money. The early bird specials make it even more appealing.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alison S
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner recently for the first time, having had it recommended. We loved it. As Rod Stewart sang: 'A little old fashioned but that's alright'. Lovely cosy bistro atmosphere packed with locals who come back for the well cooked, generous and we'll priced food....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Josie L
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Have been returning to Al's for more than five years now, so owe Al a review. This is a restaurant for great food at very reasonable prices with great service and an attentive on-site owner/chef. The stand outs are the steaks and in particular, for...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank RogerP127
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Response from Sibahle M | Reviewed this property |
very relaxed-no noise
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Station Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Rondebosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 686 8254
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