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City Grill

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%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (267 reviews)
“skewers” (39 reviews)
“mixed grill” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
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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1 - 10 of 775 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent steaks there speciality good location on the waterfront with very good service the location is in a row of restaurants

Thank GeorgeHarrogate
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the wonderful review. Regards Management

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had excellent and attentive service from Bobby on probably one of the busiest nights of the year. (14 Feb). Never had to wait or ask for anything. Everything was perfect

Thank Vincent G
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the wonderful review. We appreciate the feedback. Bob is one of our best waiters and we will convey your compliments to him. Kind Regards Management

Reviewed 6 days ago

The restaurant was quite packed but we didn't have to wait long for our food. It was done to our expectations and it was delicious. Will definitely be returning :)

Thank Caron O
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the wonderful review. We appreciate the positive feedback. Regards Management

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over a quick business meal at the City Grill we had an excellent all round experience. . The food was superb and the service exclusive. Amazing desserts.

Thank mariodewet
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the positive feedback. Regards Management

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant a lot but not recently. Happy to say, they are still great. Staff are very friendly and the food was excellent. Service was excellent. A great venue with spectacular views of the harbour and mountains. A definite must.

Thank c0lleen101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for early dinner with a friend. Staff friendly but not particularly well trained - they didn’t know their product - specials & their knowledge of their wines was almost non existent. It didn’t take from the experience completely tho as the steaks were...More

1  Thank Marguerite W
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer We love it when someone knows their meat and says it as it is. Our steaks are excellent and we are delighted that you enjoyed it. See you again soon. Regards Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only reason I did not give this place a terrible rating is because the service was great, but the food... not so great! I ordered the ribs and chips at a whopping R235 (no size/weight specified on the menu), with a side of chips....More

Thank Dean G
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. You sound like a man that calls a spade a spade. So, I guess we will do the same. All of the meat at City Grill Steakhouse is of the highest quality and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as a group and was not disappointed! We were extremely well looked after by Tammy, the tempura prawns and the steaks were the clear shout out from all of us! Will definitely be back!!

Thank Carinna M
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the stunning review. We look forward to your next visit. Kind Regards Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was very good and cooked to our preference. The only detractor was the noise level inside which is loud so was difficult to have a normal conversation. Service was very good.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute decision to eat here. We both ordered rump. Waiting time not bad and steaks cooked to perfection. Reasonable helping of sides and very good service

Thank GaryvE
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the wonderful comment. It's great when you get someone in the restaurant that has a good palate. Kind Regards Management

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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
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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