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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner

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A small restaurant run by a friendly staff, serving quality and authentic "home-cooked" Mediterranean food in a rustic atmosphere. Located directly opposite the Protea Victoria Junction Hotel, de Waterkant, Cape Town, South Africa
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Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing experience at Sloppy Sam's! Everything was great! From starters to desert! The calamari was divine! The service is also great and it's not expensive. Definitely a restaurant to consider while in Cape Town.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MariBMagalhaes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying nearby decided to give it a try. The hummus starter was very watery, not a great taste. My wife’s lamb chops were excellent, cooked to perfection. The vegetables were over cooked and not warm. My chicken tikka kebabs came in a thin sauce which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SouthBankBoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were invited with friends that are regular to this place and knows the chef/Owner very well. We let them choose the food from us and it was simply divine. From the Pita Bread freshly Made/Baked to the Hummus and as a main their Speciality...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed 27 October 2018

I was so impressed, stepping off a busy street into a cosy Mediterranean gem. I must be honest the name did not inspire me, but I was delighted to find a homely and welcoming atmosphere. A friendly waitron greeted us, the owner took time to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Moon_beamed
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Didn't know what to expect with a name like Sloppy Sam, but when I checked out their menu, I could not resist going! The ambiance is so chilled with dimmed lights and candles. The service is fantastic, with everyone always coming to check on you....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Zaida K
Reviewed 28 July 2018

love the vibe here and the food is always good. flavourful and good value, you cant go wrong. Location good on Somerset st. friendly owner.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank simankeleCape
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We went here for a date night and it was perfect. The vibe is relaxed and cosy and the food is amazing! The owner (and chef), Hooman, is great, he came to greet us and asked how our food and experience was..made us feel very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MichelleCBotha
Reviewed 24 June 2018

this eatery has been around in Cape Town for years, it has a simple and unfussy interior and is consistent in its offering. We love their lamb ..from shank, and neck, to lamb kebabs and chops, all perfectly done. The owner is genuine and makes...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 52Shelley52
Reviewed 24 April 2018

A return visit to 'Sloppy Sam' in Green Point, reminded us just what a consistently good owner/managed bistro this is, with Hooman the affable owner always to hand with a warm welcome. Whilst he is Persian born, and was well known in Sea Point when...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank LewR
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Being a family of 4, we loved everything about this fantastic restaurant. Food is absolutely wonderful. Well prepared, tasteful and very resonably priced. Above all stands the personal and relaxed service - the waitress as well as the chef/owner made us feel welcome and very...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 409jannep
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