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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
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“black cod” (12 reviews)
“sushi” (80 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay, South Africa
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51 - 60 of 304 reviews

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

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I ate at Umi a couple of years ago and adored it.. this time though I was a little disappointed. Obviously it's ridiculously busy at this time of year in camps so although the service was a bit slow, I kind of expected that. We...More

Thank Kat 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 29 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is well located just in front of the beach of camps bay. But that's all. The staff were neither friendly or efficient, struggling with less than a third of the tables occupied. It is an expensive restaurant, which woudn't be a problem if...More

Thank Marcio S
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 26 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent waiter, really tasty food. Good seafood but flavors make it especially memorable. We really enjoyed the mussels and cod. We also had a gorgeous view of the sunset and enjoyed a battle of sake and sake mojitos. It wasn't cheap but it was better...More

Thank workingmom_ct
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Hi workingmom_ct, 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 regards,...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Good food, good vibe, lovely sunset view on the deck looking out at ocean. Professional friendly staff. Had lovely sundowners hereMore

Thank tatendwa
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Hi tatendwa, 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 regards,...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I would highly recommend Umi. A beautiful atmosphere with a lovely view of Camps Bay Beach. Attentive, but unobtrusive service made all the better by the maitre de, Amanda. She made us feel welcome every time, and nothing was too much trouble. The food is...More

1  Thank David G
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Hi David G, Thank you for your complementary review. We strive to create a welcoming environment with well-trained friendly staff who understand the hospitable atmosphere we strive for. Glad that you enjoyed the experience! Kind regards, UMI Management

Reviewed 9 December 2016

A sushi place in Camp’s Bay that is on the pricey sided most likely given it’s location on the water. The view is great overlooking the beach and the passersby. The sushi was very good and fresh. We had the spicy tuna and crab rolls...More

Thank KumarPatel4
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Hi KumarPatel4, Thank you for your complementary review. We strive to create a welcoming environment with well-trained friendly staff who understand the hospitable atmosphere we strive for. Glad that you enjoyed the experience! Kind regards, UMI Management

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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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