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Gold Restaurant

15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4653
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fixed menu” (15 reviews)
“tasting menu” (20 reviews)
“samosas” (12 reviews)
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African, Tunisian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant offers a very fun family experience. The food is good, but you attend this restaurant for the family friendly fun shows throughout dinner. You begin the evening with an interactive drum show, followed by a few courses of food, a lady comes around...More

Thank MrsArf
Reviewed 2 days ago

The family voted this the best restaurant we visited in Cape Town. The children really enjoyed the drumming, singing and dancing. A varied set menu of dishes from several African countries (Botswana, Kenya, S.Africa were on the menu when we went) were presented. We had...More

Thank Schnuts
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very disappointed with visit. When we booked there was no explanation of the show timings so we arrived half way through second show. This should have been explained when we booked as we would have attended earlier. There are only three shows. Fixed menu. Shows...More

Thank Barbados0506
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our small group of 7 were treated to a fun night at Gold Restaurant. We started off with a 30 minute drumming session where we all got to keep up in time with a couple of drummers and then we had a hand washing ceremony....More

Thank carolyndavidson68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant for tourists, because there are typical food and entertainment performance of dance and music. We loved everything and the price it was correct.

Thank Jeff_Silvestrin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I expected a bit of a tourist trap but I was so wrong! The food was excellent - you got to sample several African dishes. The entertainment was a lot of fun - from the pre-dinner drum session to the very talented singers and dancers....More

Thank poolside35
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have guest, go for Gold! It's a nice and entertaining evening with diverse food from all over Africa. A must dine!

Thank Elegiel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a multi course dinner here with all African fare. Started off with the Zanzibar soup(spicy tomato soup) Along with Roosterkoek a South African bread with fish Pate. Then we had the Cape Malay Spicy Lamb and Ostrich Samosas and Kenyan Mihindi patties accompanied...More

1  Thank Samosababa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an amazing experience from the African themed deco to the live performances and unusual yet flavourful dishes.

Thank KAS2904
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best and most entertaining meal that we had while in cape town. So vibrantly decorated and we even danced between courses..what an amazing night well worth a visit..but please book.. 5 stars

Thank martin s
SouthAfricaCindy, Owner at Gold Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aaah thank you Martin!!

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1 August 2017|
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Response from SouthAfricaCindy | Property representative |
Hi. We do offer face painting and there is no additional charge.
Amelie L
6 February 2017|
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Response from richaus | Reviewed this property |
We went in December - excluding drinks, the base cost for the menu for an adult was ZAR335pp. The Drumming before dinner - which is highly recommended - was another ZAR95pp
2 November 2016|
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Response from Puzzled66 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4653
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Tuck in to a 14-dish set tasting menu inspired by dishes from all over the African continent. Learn to play the djembe drums with one of our patient, friendly facilitators. Enjoy live African entertainment with stories told through music and dance.
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