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Umi Restaurant

201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay, South Africa
+27 21 437 1802
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, 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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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We ate here on the last night of our holiday and have to say we were disappointed. Whilst service was good and waiter very pleasant. The food was pretty average. Not great value for money - you are very much paying for location. We had...More

1  Thank James F
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

We are committed to you, our valued customers, and are taking immediate corrective steps to regain your confidence in us. We have begun putting a comprehensive plan in place to provide a better service to you. Our sincere apologies for the disappointment We hope that...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Have eaten lunch at or from Umi so far everyday on my holiday My family love Japanese food and this has not disappointed at all Every thing has been delicious . The service is fantastic too Highly recommended as a camps bay must

Thank Feral23
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We came to UMI on the recommendation our host. We were able to snag a table on the balcony right before sunset. The views during sunset were beautiful. Besides the view our waitress made our experience worth while. She was so bubbly and gave us...More

Thank Shaquana F
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great location .nice cocktails, waiters are not so clued up in what is truly Japanese Cusine and what is international. Bit pricey but it's your choice if you want it all , the venue and a good meal. Worth a try

Thank alex k k
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

Thank you for choosing Umi Restaurant as your choice. We appreciate your review. We strive to create a welcoming environment with well-trained friendly staff who understand the hospitable atmosphere we strive for. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience. Kind regards, UMI Management

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here a few time, in general I used to really enjoy the place and the views. However I brought my friends to visit and from the beginning it was disorganised. Got told no table on the balcony, then when I pointed one...More

2  Thank Charl M
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

We are committed to you, our valued customers, and are taking immediate corrective steps to regain your confidence in us. We have begun putting a comprehensive plan in place to provide a better service to you. Our sincere apologies for the disappointment We hope that...More

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had booked this place after reading all the rage reviews and were very much looking forward to going there. We had booked weeks in advance to ensure availability as we wanted to make the most out of our experience in Cape...More

3  Thank Nour B
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

We are committed to you, our valued customers, and are taking immediate corrective steps to regain your confidence in us. We have begun putting a comprehensive plan in place to provide a better service to you. Our sincere apologies for the disappointment We hope that...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Before setting off to South Africa we asked friends, acquaintances and work colleagues for recommendations of restaurants in Cape Town. Paragraph More than one recommended UMI and we had no hesitation to book this ahead of our departure knowing that we both loved high quality...More

Thank Craige1959
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

We are committed to you, our valued customers, and are taking immediate corrective steps to regain your confidence in us. We have begun putting a comprehensive plan in place to provide a better service to you. Our sincere apologies for the disappointment We hope that...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

How can a restaurant expect to function if they do not prepare adequately to ensure there is food? New Year's Eve is not an excuse. That happens every year by definition. Almost every appetiser was out of stock and all we get was a shrug...More

Thank Karim J
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

We are committed to you, our valued customers, and are taking immediate corrective steps to regain your confidence in us. We have begun putting a comprehensive plan in place to provide a better service to you. Our sincere apologies for the disappointment We hope that...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016

The location was good, staff were friendly and UMI has a nice atmosphere but the quality of our food was poor. We brought this to the mangers attention, he apologised and said 'yes I know we have been getting poor quality produce at the moment'...More

Thank lemco
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

We are committed to you, our valued customers, and are taking immediate corrective steps to regain your confidence in us. We have begun putting a comprehensive plan in place to provide a better service to you. Our sincere apologies for the disappointment We hope that...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Went here for early afternoon cocktails and a snack. Not disappointed. Good selection of cocktails, good service and didn't have to wait too long. Order a couple of appetisers as snacks and was very nice. Thinking of heading back for dinner. Also managed to get...More

Thank Daniel D
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

Hi Daniel D, Thank you for choosing Umi Restaurant as your choice. We appreciate your positive review. We strive to create a welcoming environment with well-trained friendly staff who understand the hospitable atmosphere we strive for. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience. Kind...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
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, 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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