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Obi

14 Long Street, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
+27 21 418 4040
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (10 reviews)
“sashimi” (6 reviews)
“bento box” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
14 Long Street, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I lived in Japan for a year and search high and low for places that are true to the original. A particular bugbear is mayonnaise (especially fake mayonnaise) on sushi. Now I have found a place that does sushi, sashimi and the Japanese classics properly...More

Thank North_Wind2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After searching for a good sushi place our whole trip we came here. The sushi is outstanding and very decently priced. They give so much sushi in a portion, and it all delicious. I wish we had found it sooner so we could have eaten...More

1  Thank jessicakO3221XV
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

If you’re a Sushi lover, OBI on Long Street is an absolute “must”......definitely the best Sushi in Cape Town, if not in the whole of South Africa. Daily small venue so booking recommended. Open for lunch & dinner. Staff are pleasant & attentive. The menu...More

Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Having only heard about this place a few times we decided to try it. The venue is intimate and the staff are very friendly. The menu catered for every persons preference and it was fresh and delicious!

Thank snylees
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Great place to grab a quick meal with high quality sushi. The dish has classics, but most of the menu is pretty out of the box. Friendly crowd and central location.

Thank Sonia A
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The sushi here was very fresh and of great quality. Very friendly staff and a nice Japanese atmosphere. Really a nice place to go to when you want the traditional sushi!

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Any place that has Toro on their menu in South Africa is already a leap up from the usual sushi. A real Japanese chef helps as well and the quality is excellent!

Thank KKQ66
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Hands down the best sushi in Cape Town. The legendary chef Papa San has never disappointed with his exceptional quality sushi. All the dishes are brilliant. Try the pannacotta dessert.

Thank pierrecarlvermeulen
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Just amazing! Try the chilled soba next to some delicious Sushi and sashimi. We had No Reservation and were pretty lucky Tom get a table, hence, You should book a table in advance.

Thank Anja B
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved it! We were greeted at the door and were accommodated without a reservation. We had the Early Dinner for Two, perfect portion size and excellent presentation. The food itself was amazing and served promptly. As authentic Japanese as you are about to get...More

Thank Simone N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Long Street, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 4040
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