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Manna Epicure

151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 426 2413
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“bread” (49 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (17 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a lovely brunch, loved that breakfast is served til late. Jaun was super attentive and friendly! Thank you!

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Incredible service due to amazing, genuine people. Tatenda went out of his way to accommodate me with kind actions, even though i didn't eat... Will be back definitely for food!

Thank Dream817869
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have visited Manna several time. Each occasion we have had exceptional food, the service is always friendly and extremely professional. We recommend this to anyone and everyone

Thank coba_ferreira
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our last evening in Cape Town and we are really glad we followed our host‘s recommendation to dine here! Excellent food, very attentive service and a very tastefully decorated restaurant!

Thank LisaR3065
Reviewed 5 days ago

Manna Epicure was recommended by the desk clerk at Abbey Manor Guest House, (a great B&B within walking distance and Table Mountain is practically in it's back yard) and the service and food were so good we went back a second time. Calamari was delicious...More

Thank wassaw553
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a long day and flew into Cape Town. We were staying in the Garden District and heard that most restaurants would be closed. Our guest house recommended Manna and a safe 3 block walk. It was quiet, friendly, excellent food, great bottle of...More

Thank Point_of_View01945
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Point_of_View01945, Thank you for your review, we all agree, you should definitely fly to Cape Town more often to come eat here...LOL We look forward to welcoming you again soon then! Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on recommendation. We all had a lovely breakfast. The eggs Benedict was scrumptious and the poached eggs just perfect. Coffee was delicious and afterwards we had the wild rooibos tea which is delicious! Can definitely recommend it. Staff was friendly and...More

Thank ReneV1666
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear ReneV1666, Thank you very much for your review, reading your feedback is definitely a great way to start the day! See you soon? Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What really struck me about this restaurant was the outstanding service - so attentive without being intrusive. Oysters and calamari for starters - delicious fish of the day and fillet steak for main. Our waiter was absolutely fantastic - very knowledgeable about the food the...More

Thank Anna M
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Anna M. Thank you very much for your great feedback, happy waiters make happy customers! That's awesome! Again, thank you for your review and we hope to be able to welcome you again soon! Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Cape Town in August 18 and after searching out a nice restaurant to meet some friends in we decided on Manna Epicure. The reviews looked great, so perhaps they were just having an off night but part of our starter came out frozen...More

Thank Beka T
agnescrabshack, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Beka T, I always tell my staff, "you can do things right 1000 times, it is the one time you do it wrong that will be remembered"... True story isn't it?Not cooking the cheese croquettes properly was a rookie mistake and it obviously left...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We went for breakfast, paid 300 R for 2. The breakfast was fine but also very simple. No creativity, nothing new. Scrambled eggs next to avocado next to coconut bread (which was very nice). Freshly pressed juice was good but with ice cubes. All in...More

Thank Doreen111-13
agnescrabshack, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Doreen111-13, Breakfast at manna is about quality and simplicity. You did order a simple breakfast but your eggs were free range and grain fed, your coconut bread, which you mentioned you enjoyed very much is homemade and the avocado that came with it was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 426 2413
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The passionately-crafted menu reflects a synthesis of French and South African cuisines, with an exciting Argentinian twist. Open 7 days a week, for breakfast, lunch and dinner!
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