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Royale Eatery

273 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 4536
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (447 reviews)
“salad” (42 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
273 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 604 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place looks small from the outside, but they have another upstairs section next door where reserved parties can sit. It is very clean and Claire, our waitron, was very welcoming and pleasant. She told us that it gets very busy during the summer, so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 773chrish22
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We saw the Royale Eatery on a couple top restaurant lists in Cape Town. The burger was pretty solid, but not out of this world. The fries were ok, and the service was a bit lacking. Prices were very good, but it may have risen...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ptambeau
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch after a long hike and were pleased with the vegan options. A super tasty vegan cheese burger washed down with a huge vegan extra thick milkshake! Service was good and there was very little wait time! Worth the visit

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank THEJoelEvans
Reviewed 9 October 2018

You can choose from a great variety of hamburgers which is great. I even an Ostrich one, which was great. Maybe the place needs a little more investment in the decoration department, but is worth visiting

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Margarita C
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Delicious burgers all round by my group of 6 friends. Unfortunately they opted for rubbishy frozen and badly cooked chips which tasted like warm, dry, old pieces of cardboard. A little pathetic if your main thing is burgers plus chips. Chips are not that hard...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank X2253NGdavidb
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This restaurant was walking distance from our hotel. It was a small place, and busy. The food was delicious, and the service was great. We would definitely visit again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lauren034
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

The waitress was really kind and the burgers were delicious. We also tried one of the shakes which I can recommend too.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lillii_19
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Typical of many eateries on Long Street. A wide variety of food, very well presented but, yet again only a little provision for gluten intolerance. South Africa is not that gluten aware so be careful. They did have a pizza here which was very tasty...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OLDGIT71
Reviewed 17 September 2018

When I lived in the CBD I used to frequent this restaurant because of the great service and delicious food. On my recent visit I was slightly disappointed with the service but the quality of the food is still great. Highly recommended for anyone looking...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank simplyZi
hugob777, Owner at Royale Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi simplyZi Glad to hear you were one of our regulars when you lived in the central city! I’m also really pleased to hear that our burgers are still as good as you remember, after all this time. I am concerned that the service you...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

I am going around testing out the better gourmet burger place in Cape Town. A friend recommended the Royale in Long Street. Very quaint decor and casual atmosphere. Very good service and recommendations as the menu is full of interesting burger combinations. Burger was good...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DavidBo48
hugob777, Owner at Royale Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi David Thank you for your review - I’m so glad to hear you enjoyed your burger and milkshake! I’m sorry if your waitress did not fully explain about the sweet potato chips on the day on which you visited, but please allow me to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 4536
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