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The Salt Yard

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RR - RRR, Cafe,
74 Durban Road, Mowbray, South Africa
+27 21 685 0307
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curly fries” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
74 Durban Road, Mowbray, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic pizza, been back time and time for their pizzas, then afterwards a 'kuier' in the awesome pub....a definite stop over for everybody.....young and old...all get on like a house on fire....owner Phil, always around for a chat or a dop.....great place.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great establishment popular with young and old including students. Tasty, innovative eclectic menu. Good ambiance. Slightly pricey. Recommended

Thank saswcpr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A little gem in Mowbray. Great setting, good choice of food and nice quality and size. Service on point.

Thank Rowan H
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Salt yard is a smallish venue with eclectic décor and bog standard tables and chairs. Great pictures and interesting walls. Bar is well situated at the back of the room, sliding windows are a great bonus here, for air and the view. Service can be...More

Thank 235elaine
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I was here on my own having a coffee on a Saturday afternoon. This is the second time I have been here and just like the first time there are flies! I haven't been to a restaurant in a very long time where there didn't...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 6 January 2018

What a night - the food was amazing, the steak highly recommended (with the Parisian butter sauce) and the vibe at the bat afterwards was great. The owner is a legend and you can see the passion in his eyes for this amazing establishment

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The Salt yard has a great atmosphere and good service. The food is good - we’ve eaten there for both breakfast and dinner. The food does take quite some time to come to your table, so don’t be in a rush, but it is good...More

Thank KT23_82
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This great hang out provides both the stylish corporate and hungry student with amazing food to quench even the most complicated diets. From their Bree and Fig Gorgeous Salads to Amazing burgers/pizzas and to die for Waffles with Ice cream and traditional Golden syrup to...More

Thank marceu101
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The food is stunning fantastic owner and chef. I would polish his boots for life in return for their prego roll recipie! The greatest steak sandwhich on this earth!!

Thank Danielloughlin
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We were last here 6 months ago. Good food - we had eggs bennie with added mushrooms. Love the curly fries. The Salt Yard burger was good. Toasted chicken and mayo on ciabatta had good big slices of gherkin and some chopped mozzarella cheese. It...More

Thank ecsonza
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 12:00
00:00 - 23:59
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Durban Road, Mowbray, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Mowbray
  • Phone Number: +27 21 685 0307
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Hand built from recycled materials, nestled in the heart of Little Mowbray, owner run and managed, great food, excellent service and amazing cocktails.
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