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Umi

201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay, South Africa
+27 21 437 1802
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (90 reviews)
“tuna tataki” (4 reviews)
“edamame” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay, South Africa
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321 - 330 of 355 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2014

Went to Umi on our first night in Cape Town. Food was excellent and location is great.Seating areas very comfortable. Thanks

Thank SimonSultana
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2014

Thank you for your review and for your wonderful rating . We are looking forward to having you join us again soon. regards, Alison Thomas

Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

The view is really superb, I had the steak with a side of the truffle sauce. The steak was perfectly cooked and tender, wasn't crazy about the grilled teriyaki sauce, but that's just personal preference, as I thought the teriyaki took away from the amazing...More

Thank Linky P
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2014

Good day and thank you for visiting us. Please come visit us again soon , our team is looking forward to having you join us again . regards, Alison Thomas

Reviewed 26 April 2014

Great meal and fantastic wine knowledge. Recommend this place to anyone that like seafood, wine and cocktails. Pricey compared to other restaurants in the area but still worth the money

Thank Slates81
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2014

Thank you for your review and excellent rating . We are looking forward to your next visit. regards, Alison Thomas

Reviewed 17 April 2014

Good sushi. Good white SA wine. Expectional service with a very friendly and professional waitress. Price is fair. Panorama is nice. I would definetely advice it.

Thank Stefano G
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2014

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are so pleased with your excellent rating and do look forward to another opportunity to entertain you . best wishes, Alison Thomas

Reviewed 14 April 2014

Firstly the decor is divine and if you are not sitting inside and have the pleasure of being on the balcony ... It's the best view in Camps Bay. We both had Pineapple Crush mocktails which were deliciously refreshing . Cost R40. We chose a...More

Thank Amber D
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2014

Good day and thank you for the wonderful rating, we are pleased you had a lovely time with us and we look forward to your next visit .

Reviewed 11 April 2014

I visited the restaurant for dinner as part of a large party of international visitors. The waitress suggested that she put together a selection of items of her choosing for the table to share, indicating that we would have the opportunity to specify how much...More

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AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2014

Dear Rosemary, Thank you for taking the time to write to us. We take all guest feedback seriously and endeavour to exceed our guests expectations and not leave them feeling ripped off. If our guests have not ordered dishes then we do not charge for...More

Reviewed 6 April 2014

Recommended by Atlantic Suites we had dinner at Umi during our stay in Camps Bay. Stunning setting, delicious Japanese style food. Well worth a visit

Thank IvyOvzinsky
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2014

Good day and than you for your review and excellent rating. We look forward to welcoming you back again. regards, Alison Thomas

Reviewed 1 April 2014

I struggle to understand some of the poorer reviews for this place, and suspect some had to do with early teething troubles. For us the ambience was perfect, and the views of Camps Bay astonishing, especially as the sun set. Our waiter was extremely helpful,...More

Thank Jonathan R
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2014

Good day and thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are so pleased with the positive feedback and the wonderful rating. It's always of utmost importance that that they have a memorable dining experience. We look forward to your next visit....More

Reviewed 31 March 2014 via mobile

Lovely setting overlooking beach. Sushi was very average and not to be recommended. Certainly not at the high prices charged. The steamed line fish was tasty and enjoyable. Had a problem with our COVE loyalty card. Was told that owner had a problem with Legacy....More

Thank GigiGiu61
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2014

Dear Luigi, Thank you for taking the time to inform us of your experience. In terms of the Kove Collection card, we have not yet advertised that Umi is a part of this programme and as we are a new establishment, we have not created...More

Reviewed 11 March 2014 via mobile

My husband and I actually had the rare opportunity of a date night, so we headed along camps bay and decided to see if Umi has a table available, granted we hadn't booked as it was a last minute thing, but they informed us if...More

Thank Claire30Bear
AlisonOPS2014, Operations Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2014

Thank you for taking the time to bring this to our attention . We do appreciate the feedback and view all criticism for constructive purposes. Please accept our sincere apologies for you having to wait so long and for the miscommunication with our reservations desk...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay, South Africa (Formerly Umi at the Marly Hotel)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 437 1802
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