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cafe Roux Cape Town

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74 Shortmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 61 339 4438
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (12 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
74 Shortmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant little intimate venue with good sound, friendly managers and waiters, simplistic but interesting menu backed by a super fast kitchen. We had a brilliant evening everything was perfect. Well done. I will definitely be visiting again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service and food. Show where good and music fantastic. First time for us but much more to come.

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Thank danathiart
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small, intimate setting. Food options are pizzas and pastas. Music and interaction with musicians was great.

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Thank 318theo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an awesome and amazing experience at Cafe Roux! Food was on point, service was excellent and the band was on fire and bubbling!!

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Thank felicitydaniels
Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved Cafe Roux. From the moment we walked through the doors till we paid our bill was a fantastic experience. The floor managers & waiters are eager to assist & the service was out of this world. Their pizzas are a must &...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great evening especially being musicians ourselves! I love the way you respect the muso's with your signature sign! Excellent atmosphere, great food, on point staff and the decor has been cleverly chosen. We are definitely coming back and will take our staff meetings...More

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Thank Hilli B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great venue, excellent service and good food! And we got to see our favorite band The Parlotones. We will be back soon.

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Thank justinew298
Reviewed 1 week ago

No shortage of good music, welcoming staff, great G&T's, and amazing food. My Advice would be to find secure parking and walk from there, totally worth it.

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Thank leandrek237
Reviewed 1 week ago

We watched Watershed at Café Roux on 21 December. What a spectacular night. Excellent hosts (Michael and Vanessa) and all the waitrons on duty. Food and service top class. We will recommend to many others. This little hidden gem in town deserves a 10 out...More

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Thank Louis S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw Prime Circle at Cafe Roux. As always, PC was exceptional, and was a real pleasure to see a world class band in an intimate setting. It was however our 1st visit to Cafe Roux, and it is fair to say that we were...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Shortmarket Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 61 339 4438
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Description
By night cafe Roux hosts top SA artists and up & coming talent in a uniquely intimate setting. This 100-seater space allows for the audience & the performers to have an up-close & personal experience. By day patrons can enjoy the best pizza's Cape Town has to offer in a relaxed outside area while sipping on gin cocktails or ice cold beer.
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