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Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar

RR - RRR,
Victoria Road | The Promenade Building, Camps Bay 8002, South Africa
+27 21 286 5075
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (2 reviews)
“our waiter” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Victoria Road | The Promenade Building, Camps Bay 8002, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated my friend's birthday in this spot and oh we loved it. The music in the background makes it easier for one to relax and order another drink. The sunset views are spectacular.. How can I forget the staff, the guys (Nathan, our waiter)...More

Thank ImKeenLetsTryIt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For my 21st birthday we went for drinks and snacks at Chinchilla rooftop cafe and it exceeded all expectations! The view and location are perfect, the food and cocktails were delicious (although rather expensive) and the service was truly amazing! Would definitely recommend this spot...More

Thank kellireynolds03
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My girls and I visited Chinchilla the passed Saturday. Everything was amazing...from the view, the service, the food, the music, the atmosphere. We really had an amazing time and we are definitely coming back. Thank you for an amazing experience. -Sinazo

Thank sinazon2018
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for your great review of your recent visit to Chinchilla...we appreciate the 5 stars! Glad you enjoyed the Chinchilla experience and we certainly look forward to your next visit! Kind regards. Chinchilla Management

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Visited this establishment with a friend for the first time yesterday. Initially our waiter was one gentleman, but we ended up being served by 2, the 2nd guy being Thato. He filled in the gap because the 1st guy was basically never at our table....More

Thank Zeeyanda
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for your complementary review of your recent visit to Chinchilla. We will be sure to share your feedback with Thato. We certainly look forward to your next visit! Kind regards, Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar Management

Reviewed 24 July 2018

We were looking for a place with a nice view for sundowners and a friend recommended ChinChilla. We got there and it was fully booked. As we stepped over to look for another bar, the manager (Scottish accent gentleman) called us back and said a...More

Thank Makalo K
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you so much for complementary review of your visit to Chinchilla. We're delighted that we have met your expectations. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and thank you...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

it is an interesting place to chill whether it be on a hot sunny day , or a chilly evening . The staff is friendly and amazing . The drinks and the music , too are amazing . Unfortunately i never got a chance to...More

Thank Tracy K
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for your great review of your recent visit to Chinchilla...we appreciate the 5 stars! Glad you enjoyed the Chinchilla experience and we certainly look forward to your next visit! Kind regards. Chinchilla Management

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Amazing views of Camps Bay beach. The food and drinks are a little pricey, but worth it for the atmosphere!

Thank 47courtneyw
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for your great review of your recent visit to Chinchilla...we appreciate the 5 stars! Glad you enjoyed the Chinchilla experience and we certainly look forward to your next visit! Kind regards. Chinchilla Management

Reviewed 5 June 2018

Visiting Camps Bay we found this a wonderful end to a perfect day! great music with in house DJ - had a wonderful vibe - nice clean and expansive top floor lounge bar... great range of cocktails and wines as well as food and nibbles..

Thank Yanie22
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your great review of your recent visit to Chinchilla...we appreciate the 5 stars! Glad you enjoyed the Chinchilla experience and we certainly look forward to your next visit! Kind regards. Chinchilla Management

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This is a new favourite for me! Prime spot for sundowners, interesting cocktails, yummy menu options, and the staff are so welcoming and friendly. I took my parents here for some Sunday sundowners and we were treated to a wonderful prawn special. Keep it up,...More

Thank Lauren J
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your great review of your visit to Chinchilla...we appreciate the 5 stars! Glad you enjoyed the Chinchilla experience and we certainly look forward to your next visit! Kind regards. Chinchilla Management

Reviewed 20 May 2018

Had dinner here last week. Found it noisy at 6:30pm for dinner. Ordered drinks, took over 15 minutes to come back with them. Food came quite quickly after that. Food is ok, but nothing amazing. Finished and asked for the cheque, then had to flag...More

Thank LHBentley73
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Chinchilla Rooftop Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of your recent visit to Chinchilla. We apologise that we have disappointed you in terms of the service delivery on the day. We hope that we allowed another opportunity to welcome you back to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Road | The Promenade Building, Camps Bay 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 286 5075
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Description
Located just upstairs from Bilboa, Chinchilla is an exclusive rooftop venue and the first of its kind in Camps Bay. Aimed at a sophisticated patron, Chinchilla is bringing forward cafe chic in the form of food, cocktails, music, art and ambiance. A playful, casual and elegant interior seamlessly combines beach with boho-chic while a menu featuring cafe classics.
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