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City Grill

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Shop 155, Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 421 9820
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (275 reviews)
“skewers” (39 reviews)
“mixed grill” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, African, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Shop 155, Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As Brazilian we are used to eat good meat and here, we have found a great one. Quick and direct summary: GOOD STEAK, FAIR PRICE and LOVELY SERVICE... If you are around V&A and like a good steak, stop there for a good meal.

Thank De_Scaquetti
Reviewed 1 week ago

This food was so good and the staff were so nice. It was one of the highlights on our trip to Cape Town, I definitely want to go back when I visit.

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On Friday, 28th April we visited City Grill at the V&A for my husband's birthday. We were seated by one of the waiters inside and noticed that the restaurant wasn't busy at all - only 2 tables occupied. We sat at our table waiting for...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had supper at City Grill again. Best steak ever in a restaurant. Superb service from Sammy and Washey. Staff do make a difference to a restaurant

Thank Vincent G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely casual restaurant overlooking the harbour front within the V & A Waterfront development. We enjoyed a delicious steak, chips and a huge, really fresh greek salad along with a bottle of shiraz all for a reasonable price. Serves were very generous & service was...More

Thank Trisstie
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review. We appreciate the feedback. Regards Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a perfect evening after my graduation with my family, the food was so nice,the staffs were very friendly I will definitely come back any time for my next meal.If you want a perfect night to remember, then City Grill is where you should...More

Thank selmaexecfdo
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate the feedback, as we pride ourselves in top food, service and ambience. Kind Regards Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner on our first night in Cape Town at the City Grill and found it to be excellent. It was very busy which is always a good sign for a restaurant. It's got a varied menu with something for everyone. Service was good...More

Thank Mybludog
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the review. Regards Management

Reviewed 6 April 2018

We had just arrived in Cape Town, and went to the V&A Waterfront to explore and find a restaurant for dinner. There is a huge choice, and not knowing one from the other, we decided upon City Grill. We weren't disappointed. We had a lovely,...More

Thank KevintheExplorer
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the review. We are delighted to read that you had a great evening with us. Regards Management

Reviewed 29 March 2018

With the vast choice in the V & A waterfront we chose City Grill to have a steak. Unfortunately the steak was not up to the standard we had elsewhere in South Africa and left us very disappointed.More

Thank Kerrel W
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the review and sharing your experience. We are extremely disappointed to read that you did not enjoy our steaks. We receive considerably favorable reviews on a daily basis about our quality steaks. Please would you be so kind as to...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

We had dinner at City Grill on our first night at Cape Town and it was very disappointing. the restaurant was noisy, especially the table near us was very noisy. We considered asking someone to ask them to lower their voices to a normal level...More

Thank Yair K
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Dear Reviewer Thank you for sharing your review and experience at City Grill Steakhouse. We pride ourselves in our top quality food, service and ambience. We remember your table very clearly, as we made a concerted effort in engaging with the tour leader of your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 155, Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 9820
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Description
Established in 1999, the City Grill is the oldest steakhouse in the V&A Waterfront. We invite you to discover a truly South African experience… so gather family and friends for a feast of flavour at the City Grill! A place where food has substance, big appetites are essential and South Africa is the flavour of the month, every month!
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