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Umi

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Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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About
Upmarket Japanese Seafood cuisine situated in the heart of Camps Bay Beach Cape Town! We are on the second floor at the Promenade Center in Camps Bay offering fine food in modern welcoming and upmarket environment with chick atmosphere accompanied by high service standards and amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Bay!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

Great location and views. Friendly staff and the food is good and the cocktails tasty. However, I ordered a strawberry daiquiri and received a mango one. I then ordered the shrimp tempura and received chicken. Given that the food took an hour to get to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 885pennyd
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of your recent visit to Umi. We would appreciate it if you would email the details of your visit to michellene@kovecollection.co.za as we would like to address the issues you have raised in your...More

Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

The Umi is on the first floor. This gives a perfect view over the awesome Camps Bay beach. We have calamari and beef burger. And for dessert the Matcha Crème Brûlée with Strawberries, sesame wafer & sorbet plus Chocolate Fondant with Green Tea ice cream...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank clauss835
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your Umi experience! Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi Restaurant Management

Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

Another great find on camps bay, this time on the Main Street with lovely views of the bay - food and service a delight and if you like sushi this is the place! Seafood platter also amazing and good mix of fish and meat /...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

‘I’ll have the tuna sashimi please’ ‘Sorry, we don’t have tuna today’ ‘How about the Eel nigiri?’ ‘We don’t have eel today either’ ‘Ok, bye’More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dutchguy65
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of your recent visit to Umi. We would appreciate it if you would email the details of your visit to michellene@kovecollection.co.za as we would like to address the issues you have raised in your...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

We came for a glass of wine and 'snack' early afternoon - great central location, 1st floor, table at front of terrace, perfect for watching beach activity and the stunning scenery across the ocean front. Food was fresh and totally delicious, as assured by our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Thank you for the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your Umi experience! Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi Restaurant Management

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

We arrived and had a friendly welcome. Last was our waiter and he pulled out of the stops. Explained the specials to us so great that your mouth was watering. The service was great very attentive. The arrival of the food was smooth and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RudolphMW
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Thank you for the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your Umi experience! Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi Restaurant Management

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Ended up here after a boozy day. Lovely decoration- luxury asian, blossom trees etc. Nice staff and atmosphere. We had a couple bottles of wine and after a lovely sushi starter had the full seafood platter. It had fresh lobster, langoustine, squid, large prawns etc...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank danr116
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Thank you for your complementary review of your recent visit yo Umi! Your feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi Restaurant Management

Reviewed 14 November 2018

The sushi here was gorgeous and the restaurant itself is beautifully decorated but for some reason it was strangely lacking in atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Your feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi Restaurant Management

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I've been disappointed so won't be back! Booked in advance for 10 people. Arrived at appointed time and table not ready. Restaurant fairly busy so waited. Waited so long that the manager, who said she was from the restaurant next...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CTownian
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of your recent visit to Umi. Our sincere apologies that we have not met your expectation. We would appreciate it if you would email the details of your visit to marketing@kovecollection.co.za as we would...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Nice environment but over-rated food. Tempura batter was greasy and heavy. Food served very fast but wine arrived only mid way through meal. With all the choice in Camps Bay we won’t be going here again. Spoke to the manager at the time but he...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of your recent visit to Umi. Our sincere apologies that we have not met your expectation. We would appreciate it if you would email the details of your visit to marketing@kovecollection.co.za as we would...More

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