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The Gin Bar

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64 A. Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 76 765 8306
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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64 A. Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Gin Bar for a drink before dinner. Being Valentine's day they were really full, but after getting our drinks we went to the upstairs bar. Technically that's a different bar, but related to this one. Both were great. At the Gin...More

Thank Tandroy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is hidden through a chocolate shop/cafe and is an awesome spot for a drink if you enjoy gin. We only found it through local recommendations, and are glad we did. They have plays on traditional gin and tonics as well as other fun...More

Thank DaveGel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome and the bartenders very good. Great service !!! And the atmosphere was super Drinks were well made always

Thank Robbie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best enjoyed at night, this little hideaway is a treat, with original historical touches around the place.

Thank Captain_Condor
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Secret hidden garden bar behind the honest chocolate cafe. So sweet and lovely cocktails. Must for a gin lover and anybody who enjoys a cozy spot to end the evening.

Thank Josefine W
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Go past the chocolate shop and you will find a small gin bar. Gin is not my preferred drink but it was such a quirky fun place why not try their unique gin cocktails. They were quite good and reasonably priced. It is quite small...More

Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Special place. The venue is small but unique. Having only been recently introduced to gin the bartenders were happy to help me choose a blend for my palate. A true delight

Thank snylees
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Came here off the back of a suggestion from other family members in Johannesburg and it certainly made impressions! The selection of gin is fantastic along with ample different tonics. It also provides other drinks as well for those aren't into their gin and tonics....More

Thank Max T
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We loved the Gin Bar, hidden away behind Honest Chocolate. Gorgeous quant setting and superb gin cocktails. We tried the 'house' mixes, heart, attitude and head. each one unique but just stunning! Its a special place.

1  Thank vickicapetown
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Gorgeous bar that is hidden behind the wonderful Honest Chocolate. the drinks are so tasty, I never loved gin until here! Now I want to make one of the drinks for Christmas. The seating area is lovely. Nice spot!

Thank Ciara O
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Bar, Pub
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 A. Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 76 765 8306
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