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Mantra Cafe Camps Bay

43 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8001, South Africa
+27 21 437 0206
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:30 Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
43 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

Great place for breakfast. Overlooking sea with superb views. Great food and service. Highly recommended.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Adventure19964239727
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went down for Sunday breakfast, the place is right in front of the water, with the beach view. There is a shop next to the restaurant too, cute stuff :) I had a avocado toast and a flat white, both are very good! Come down...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emilychf
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic view from the balcony over the beach and Atlantic ocean. Nice smiling and service minded servants with a decent knowledge of the menu and winecard.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank martinaP8204XM
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your great feedback. Hope to see you again soon, Martina.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing breakfast served in a nice cafe infront of the sea. Great views, nice staff and amazing food! Totally worth it!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank psmpsm123
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely words. It's much appreciated.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited twice while in Cape Town. Both meals were good. Liked being able to sit upstairs but still have a sea view.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ljm250
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the feedback ljm250. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Cape Town!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food menu, drinks, atmosphere, view were all spectacular!On this particular day we waited far too long for our first bottle of wine!! And It was a quiet evening not busy at all! Waiter was not moving with a sense of urgency.More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kellyeatkins
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Kellyeatkins So sorry to hear you waited too long for your wine! We pride ourselves on excellent service and we are so sorry we slipped up during your meal with us. If you would like to discuss this further with management, and provide more...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely light and comfortable restaurant with beautiful views of Camps Bay. We have four really good, healthy breakfasts and efficient friendly service. Also not overpriced like other CB places. Will definitely be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kaiser08_KZN
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your great feedback! It's much appreciated. We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

More community institution than restaurant, Mantra sits above the myriad of tourist traps lining Victoria Rd, Camps Bay. So far, however, it came with a serious downside. Stubborn Ian, the general manager, insisted on opening at 9 even in summer. Now he has relented a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gerd B
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Gerd B Thank you for your lovely compliments and so glad you are happy with the new opening hours! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was ok bite with amazing pannorma view,it was ok bite with amazing pannorma view,it was ok bite with amazing pannorma viewMore

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stephan D
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Stephan D Thank you for your review. We would love to find out what made the experience only 'ok' in your opinion so we know what we could've done to improve the experience for you. We would appreciate if you could please email more...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was ok and the location was the best but chasing us out the restaurant because the tip wasnt big enough just dont sit right for me

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rebecca E
MantraCafeMgr, Manager at Mantra Cafe Camps Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rebecca We would love the opportunity to discuss this with you over the phone. Please could you email your contact details to info@mantracafe.co.za as we would appreciate the chance to clarify and rectify this. Thank you, The Mantra Cafe team.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:30
Monday
09:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:30
Thursday
09:00 - 21:30
Friday
09:00 - 21:30
Saturday
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 437 0206
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Description
Chic restaurant and bar upstairs at 43 Victoria Road, Camps Bay. Unparalleled beach views, friendly service and delicious fresh food & drinks. Open all day.
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