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Obi

14 Long Street, Cape Town Central 7405, South Africa
+27 21 418 4040
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (10 reviews)
“sashimi” (8 reviews)
“bento box” (4 reviews)
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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 74 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice rolls (very big in fact), and good noodles. We had a good dinner in this place. The only downside is that kitchen closes very early, at 9pm.

Thank AlessandroRios
Reviewed 6 days ago

Obi has a big following in Cape Town but don't forget the ramen, which is served at lunchtime and is just first class. Serious ecstasy! They had a bit of a redecoration in September 2018 and the place is clean and comfy. Obi (chef and...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with friends on a Thursday evening and the place was packed. The service and sushi was excellent, some of the best in Cape Town. It is essential to book if you want to be sure to get a table. It was great to...More

Thank Gerda W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First night in Capetown and we wanted something simple and quick. As a few places were full we ended up here. Lucky us! Great atmosphere, great food and good price. Friendly service and obviously a locals hang out. We went in the evening but this...More

Thank siaaustria
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch at Obi today. Shared a delicious variety of dishes. Favourites were the tempura veg, crispy salmon skins and the tofu but everything was amazing. Great vibe and good service too. Will definitely be back.

Thank Louise J
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Food is good, the chef is the owner and he doesn't look one day older than 70. He is the best host and he is very proud of his food which makes his foid so special.

Thank anitar984
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Consistently best sushi in CPT, well price and great service. Other than sushi loads of exciting menu items. Recommend booking as its always full.

Thank Athos1974
Reviewed 14 May 2018

An unassuming restaurant but what an experience! Sushi at another level all prepared under the guidance of a Japanese sushi “grand master”. Just to name what we had - Nasu Miso, Tempura Prawn, Sashimi Tuna, Kamikaze Roll and for starters - Edamame and fried salmon...More

Thank Skytanker01
Reviewed 12 April 2018

My friend Jenitte took me to this restaurant for the first time last year for a girls date. When I first walked in, we instantly felt at home. The restaurant is nicely decorated, and the staff were friendly. I ordered the miso soup, which was...More

Thank Carmin v
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

amazing!! Called them at 5pm to place an order Colleted on time and was delighted by the quality of sushi !

Thank Dirk P
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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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