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Marika's

176 Upper Buitenkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 465 2727
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“baklava” (7 reviews)
“lamb” (15 reviews)
“mezze platter” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
176 Upper Buitenkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I recently had to confess to what my favorite meal was. It was a difficult answer, because I love all local food and international. However when the stakes are up, I think my default for international food is gonna lean towards Greek comfort food with...More

1  Thank WCPT
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi WCPT Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. We do try hard to get it right and to remain consistent in what we present in all aspects of our business. It really is special and very rewarding when we get positive feedback....More

Reviewed 29 July 2018

What a great place for a fun night, with authentic Greek food, cheerfully served in a casually delightful spot. Good service, abundant helpings, a wide choice and everything you could hope to find. We were a party of 14, and we were all served with...More

Thank debelrud
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Marikas in Gardens offers delicious quality food, freshly made. It has a view of Table Mountain as backdrop and the decor makes you feel like you are visiting a home in Greece. For sure excellent service by the owner himself. Should you yearn for a...More

Thank ElmieVenter
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hi Elmie Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you again once we have returned from our annual leave. We are closed now and will be back from Tuesday July 17th. All the best and thank you again Kind regards Frank and...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

everything we tried and touched was great. our meals very very satisfying. the ribs are recommendable and the lamb dish with pasta rice cheese and a tomato base, were delicious. the carafe of red wine, although pricy was a very good shiraz. service was very...More

Thank 327andrer
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Hi Thank you for the great review. It is always nice to get positive feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards Frank and Marika

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Very friendly staff, excellent authentic food, very good location with magnificent view of Devil's Peak and harbor - all in all this is excellent value for money

Thank vladimirm384
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Hi Vladimirm384... Thank you very much for your kind words. It is always fantastic to receive positive feedback All the best Marika and Frank

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Absolutely LOVED the food! The atmosphere is great and on windless nights the balcony is heavenly! The mezzes were really special.

Thank astrodate
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Dear Astrodate Thank you for such a great review. It is always wonderful to get positive feedback. We hope to see you at Marika's again soon. Thank you again. Kind regards Frank and Marika

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Yes the place come highly recommended, but if this is one of the top Greek Restaurants in Cape Town then I am really disappointed. The hosts is friendly, but so friendly with the locals that they forget to check up on you? All the food...More

Thank Michaeldk69
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is a home-away-from home restaurant superbly run by Marika and Frank. Their team make you feel at home and you may enjoy superb meals and great hospitality. Many fabulous dishes but Marikas thinly cut lamb chops are unbeatable ! A must.

Thank cachoc
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Cachoc Thank you for your 5 star review. We really do appreciate the feedback. Thanks again Marika and Frank

Reviewed 5 February 2018

This Greek restaurant is always full, and for good reason. The food is superb and there is an amazing view of Table Mountain. Highly recommended

Thank Heidi L
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Hi Heidi Thank you for your kind words :) We hope to see you again soon Kind regards Frank and Marika

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Vegan vegan vegan 😍😍😍 We were told about marikas and went whilst we stayed in Cape Town one evening by just calling and booking on the night Being vegan we did check this out from a captonian traveller blogger “ the Cape Town vegan “...More

Thank Daniel A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:00
Thursday
10:30 - 23:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Upper Buitenkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 465 2727
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