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Arnold's Restaurant

60 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 4344
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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African, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
60 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to commend the entire team at Arnold's restaurant for their great service! What a lovely surprise to be served by happy, smiling staff and management. Great atmosphere, fast, friendly service and all at very reasonable prices. Will definitely be back for more. Thank...More

Thank mryhpbrn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked the atmosphere. The waitron was very friendly and we were very impressed with the way that the manager handled our queries but the food was such a disappointment. When the calamari came it looked like a starter, which we told the manager. He...More

Thank abcdeville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The excellent speed of service compelled me to write a positive review. My waitress had a smile on her face. I actually want to tip her well (which is not always the case in Cape Town). She came to check on me a little while...More

Thank dnk8n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous, cozy little bistro. Good for breakfast on a cold winters morning. Excellent coffee and good service.

Thank Wenwin01
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Food was average. We had breakfast here. Service was good. Views were spectacular of the table mtn in the background (outdoor seating). Has indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank glowbe_trottah
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

After ordering a steak medium rare and receiving it well done I was left unimpressed however the way the server handled the complaint turned our evening around. The manager even came over with his apologies, and a voucher for a complimentary bottle of wine on...More

Thank bernstein15
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Amazing authentic food and service. Conveniently located in the trendy Kloof St area. We tried a dish that served multiple game meats prepared so deliciously with spices and sauces - Kudu, warthog, crocodile and ostrich with a plate of grilled vegetables to go along. Staff...More

1  Thank patelk4
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Since my husband needs to be in die City Center quite early, Arnold's is the perfect restaurant to visit. Mr T is one cool manager, the coffee hot and fragrant, service professional and food well presented and prepared. The best choices and good quality ingredients...More

Thank marjiehugo
Reviewed 26 April 2017

A long-time favourite of mine. I have since moved abroad, but always try and make an effort to get and enjoy their renowned breakfast. A popular hangout with the rustic mix of folk, you know what to expect when you are there. Service is to...More

Thank Johann O
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We ordered the African game platter and were not disappointed. There were 4 different pieces of meat wich were cooked amazing. The fries and salad could have been a bit more.

Thank Ward51
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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
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
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
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Open from 06:45 till late Mon to Fri and 08:00 till late Sat & Sun, open every day.
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