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Arnold's Restaurant

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60 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 4344
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“game meat” (33 reviews)
“ribs” (30 reviews)
“ostrich steak” (11 reviews)
Open Now
06:45 - 22:00 Hours
European, African, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
60 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had 3 courses plus a cocktail and came to a very affordable price with the food standards being very high, would recommend this place!

Thank Alex H
Arnolds R, Manager at Arnold's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review Alex. Regards, Arnolds Restaurant.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious. We weren’t quit sure at first what to expect. Delicious, staff very friendly. All in all very good experience. Very reasonable in price.

Thank Charlotte G
Arnolds R, Manager at Arnold's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Arnolds Restaurant

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arnold’s has been here for as long as I can remember and their breakfasts are always worth coming for. Had breakfast and the portions are still generous and the taste is still great but the service seems to be slacking slightly. Considering it was not...More

Thank hungerbuster99
Arnolds R, Manager at Arnold's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Day, Thank you for your review. Kindly contact us on info@arnolds.co.za regarding your experience so that we may address the lack of service you encountered. Regards, Arnolds

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here 4 times during our months stay in Capetown . Must say this was at the top of the list having eaten in 29 restaurants .The food was excellent and we couldn't fault the service would definitely recommend Arnold's .from the outside it...More

2  Thank mancheiles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son lives nearby , often eats here , he raves about it, but, we must have eaten on a off day. Service was ok, but food was not luke warm. Will return to try again.

1  Thank Mikel235
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We had dinner here and had a pretty good meal. Arnold's menu offers the chance to try many different meats like ostrich, various types of antelope, and much more. The food was pretty good. I tried an ostrich burger and enjoyed it. The ambience isn't...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 15 March 2018

When doing research for restaurants near our hotel i found Arnold's so glad i did, it was that good we went twice. The restaurant is down to earth tables and chairs inside benches outside, the staff are very friendly and helpful, the reason i was...More

Thank 123alison2014
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Recommended for a decent breakfast, used by locals as well as visitors. Opens about 6.00am , mainly for the locals.

1  Thank Graham L
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We were a group of eight friends travelling from Canada and looking for authentic African cuisine and we stumbled upon Arnold’s (a short walk from our Cape Cadogan Boutique Hotel). Over half of our group had The African Sampler, complete with Warthog ribs, Ostrich, alligator,...More

1  Thank ransclan
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Recommend by some friends. Did not disappoint. Friendly, welcoming service. Good quality food. 3 courses, drinks & coffees approx £42 , excellent value for the good quality. Would definitely go again.

1  Thank DavidGill
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Questions & Answers
25 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Adrian S | Reviewed this property |
I must admit I don't recall them doing takeaways but there is no harm in asking them or going to their website!
3 July 2015|
Response from Arnolds R | Property representative |
We are indeed open Sunday nights - in fact from 06:30 till late 364 days a year! Can I reserve a table for you? Regards Team Arnolds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
06:45 - 22:00
06:45 - 22:00
06:45 - 22:00
06:45 - 22:00
06:45 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 4344
  • E-mail
Open from 06:45 till late Mon to Fri and 08:00 till late Sat & Sun, open every day.
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