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Haiku

58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (34 reviews)
“dim sum” (74 reviews)
“sizzling beef” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Thai, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 392 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was the last place I was expecting the use of MSG but I have to say that I had the worst MSG hangover I have ever experienced. I must have drunk 5 litres of water throughout the night. The portions are large - not...More

Thank GSF888
Management response:Responded yesterday

Hi there GSF888, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are extremely disappointed to hear about your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. Kindly send us an email to feedback@Bukhara.com with a copy of...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

5 of us visited on this occasion and felt it best to order a large selection of dim sum, Sushi and main dishes to eat as they were cooked and served; what a fantastic idea ! Food as good as ever, great wine list, nice...More

1  Thank JontyJoJo
Sabi S, Owner at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hello JontyJoJo, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review about Haiku. We are glad you enjoyed your time at our restaurant. We always strive to keep standards of excellence so our customers have a memorable experience! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Duck was below average. Air conditioning wasn't working so was incredibly uncomfortable and stuffy! All round disappointing, we won't be backMore

Thank dawncD2576FO
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi there dawncD2576FO, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are terribly sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. Kindly send us an email to feedback@Bukhara.com....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been around for a few years and still serving up good food.The lights are kept low (both in terms of brightness and height) so your group isn't distracted by other diners. It's entertaining to watch the team at work in the open kitchen.

Thank Captain_Condor
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hello Captain_Condor, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. We are delighted that you enjoy your experiences with us. We hope to have you dine with us again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 4 January 2018

i am a lover of seas food and i went to experience this restaurant for myself after hearing so much about it....the service was ok i think it could be better but the food was worth the trip i do love sushi and sashimi

Thank RamsaySh
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi there RamsaySh, Thank you for taking the time to send your constructive feedback. We do appreciate it. We hope to see you again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Looked for something to eat and found a place of indulgence! Haiku is pan-Asian with fresh Shasimi and Sushi, Dim Sum of highest quality and food as crispy duck from a different universe. Together with a knowledgeable great service (Amanda is great), it is may...More

Thank wallmaker
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi there wallmaker, Thank you so much for your lovely review and recommendation of our Haiku CPT. We look forward to providing you with the best dining experience, again soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at this restaurant a few times now and the food is always great. If Asian (fusion) food is your thing, you definitely need to go here at least once in your life. You can dine a la carte or choose one of...More

Thank Huub v
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi there Huub v, Thank you for taking the time to send your constructive feedback. We do appreciate it and are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meals with us. We hope to see you again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

In this place the food is great, the service is very polite, they give you good recommendations. There are certain dishes that really can blow your mind. The fried egg rice, amazing, the crispy beef, unbelievable, the shrimp toast, excellent, the chicken with peanut and...More

Thank Santiago M
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Dear Santiago M, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. Our Haiku strives to provide the best dining experience and it gives us great encouragement to receive positive feedback from you. We hope to have you dine with us again, soon....More

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderful fusion food with a broad menu so there’s something for everyone - Sizzling beef especially good. Attentive staff and fun atmosphere.

Thank NickPann
Management response:Responded 28 December 2017

Dear NickPann, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed both the food and service! We do hope to serve you again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Walked in for lunch and the place was empty. One waiter started off nice and then I guess got a bit irritated by the kids not sitting nicely and eating. The other waitress was simply rude from the beginning. The food was ok, nothing highly...More

Thank benjamin_vg
Management response:Responded 28 December 2017

Hi there benjamin_vg, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are terribly sorry to hear that you did not fully enjoy your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. Kindly send us an email to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 7000
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Description
The Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grills and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.DescriptionThe Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grill and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.The restaurant interior features a state-of-the-art open kitchen where diners can watch food being artfully prepared by a group of talented, professional chefs. The restaurant exudes trendy sophistication, with walls and floors of beautifully polished granite.
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