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Life Grand Cafe

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2 Pierhead Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 2001, South Africa
+27 21 205 1902
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (5 reviews)
“ceviche” (2 reviews)
“fish cakes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
2 Pierhead Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 2001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What lets this down, is not the food (see above), the setting (great location) or the facilities (probably the best toilets in Cape Town). But it's the still. Not that they are unpleasant just too busy to provide a modicum of acceptable attention. Our opening...More

Thank CHD6265
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I would have given it five stars but the service needs attention. Location. Food. Ambiance. All worth it. If you can accept slow/inefficient service then this is a must for the food and location.

Thank KKQ66
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat at this resturant on 27th January, 2018. The food was of very good quality the fresh fishcakes, burgers and side salads all excellent. The staff so friendly our waitress called Patience always had a smile. This resturant is well worth a visit, even...More

Thank susanjohns999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is always something special about having a glass of wine and some really good sushi while overlooking the harbor, with the seagulls screeching overhead. Life Grand Cafe of course does not only have sushi on its menu, but is is certainly some of the...More

Thank Beechman1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for lunch yesterday, We arrived at 12:00 and got our food at 13:20 after multiple requests for attention!!!!! The sushi was ok, the location excellent, but if you want good service dont even consider this place. I will never return..

Thank Africapaddy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent location to people and boat watch whether just for a beer or something to eat - good variety and nice service.

Thank AllenMidlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely location right on waterfront good choice menu and reasonable prices sat outside some recorded music very lively spot

Thank johnde215ll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu (which was dirty) was confusing to us. No idea what the restaurant specialised in on what the starters and mains were. Sushi, Tapas, Pasta , Pizza , Steak and Fish all jumbled up. Food came worryingly quickly - I would have been happier...More

Thank CompulsoryHoliday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot on the waterfront so wouldn’t expect the best of everything from a very touristy location. Had a fantastic breakfast there but not the best food in the evening. Tuna was just ok but bit dry, also the burger was cold and returned to...More

Thank Andyange2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has the perfect spot in the Waterfront harbour with the water just beside. The food was great, we had the pork belly and were so happily surprised of the very well cooked meat which just fell apart. Everything was very tasty and had...More

Thank Malin_o_Jonas
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pierhead Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 2001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 205 1902
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