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Mantra Cafe Camps Bay

43 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8001, South Africa
+27 21 437 0206
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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43 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Am torn between keeping this place a little secret and shouting from the majestic mountain top: the best view in the Bay with service to match. If we could have smuggled Thandi away, we would have done so in a flash. Melissa's is well-known across...More

Thank CherylB1510
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for money with best view in South Africa. Good variety of food and atmosphere outstanding. Feel welcome from reception to pay point.

Thank christa057
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Great food. Best pecan prailine cheese cake I ever had. Can definitely recommend Mantra Cafe. Ohhh Yes and what a view. Happy dance!!!!

Thank Sonet R
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Great experience, excellent food and the service was very good. Will definitely recommend it to my family and friends.

Thank Annemarie K
Reviewed 9 January 2017

For the best view and the best experience, grab a table on the pretty terrace overlooking Camps Bay's sparkling ocean and palm trees. Stunning menu and a really great vibe; nice one, Melissa's. One or two service attendants could do with some training but a...More

Thank nealandjenns
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Disregard the bar downstairs, Mantra Cafe is up the stairs on the left. You enter a magnificent room with a view of the beach and sea that is magnificent. So well planned and thought out. The staff are a treat, all very helpful and attentive...More

1  Thank SimonWB
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We were drawn to Camps Bay for lunch after a hard morning lying on the beach, and were welcomed to come upstairs to Mantra by 2 friendly young people at the bottom of the stairs (street level). We had a table overlooking the beach, and...More

Thank SF-Ranger
Reviewed 3 January 2017

While the new staff are coming to grips with running the new restaurant, the food offered on the small menu is already excellent. The awesome view is a bonus

Thank MichelBastenie
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Always enjoy the menu. Wholesome food, choice of wheat free, gluten free and fat free. Love the trinkets and baked foods on sale. Always end up leaving the store with a little something.

Thank SamanthaNaidoo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
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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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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