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Marika's

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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
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
176 Upper Buitenkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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
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
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Marika’s is by far one of my favorite Greek restaurants to visit, not only is the food great but the feel it gives off allows you to escape To Greece for an hour or two. However tonight on a beautiful evening in Cape Town we...More

Thank Sammy-Jo R
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hi Sammy-Jo. Thank you for your constructive comments. We apologise for falling short and will try to do better in future Best regards Frank and Marika

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This hidden Greek spot is so conveniently close tomwhere I stay and has such a Greek homely feel that we find ourselves coming here often. The halloumi cheese and finely cut lamb chops are very delicious!! Cosy and cute and worth a visit if you...More

Thank Deborah C
MARIKAS_RESTAURANT, Owner at Marika's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hi Deborah Thank you for your kind words. It is always great to get some positive feedback. We look forward to seeing you gain soon. Marika and Frank

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived early at the slightly scruffy venue on a blustery evening, to be greeted by a fairly disinterested waitress. We ordered and received our meal without fuss. We opted for the meze which was good but not exceptional, feeling as though we could have...More

Thank JHerlig
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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
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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