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Manna Epicure

151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 426 2413
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“bread” (49 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (18 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Food
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LOCATION
151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best breakfast in Cape Town. Excellent friendly service. Would highly recommend to anyone after a great atmosphere and delicious food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HGMillerd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Finally made it to Manna, with a dinner exceeding my expectations! Soo nice when a place lives up to the hype, I was almost intimidated by the rave reviews heard, only to find it every bit as good as rumoured! Gourmet at its best, you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank japoti
agnesmanna, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear japoti, This review goes straight to our heart, thank you so much... We are passionate about what we do indeed and it is so nice when noticed. We really hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had been to Manna for breakfast before, but this was my first lunch. I had swordfish, a local beer, and then had a fantastic malva pudding with ice cream. Everything including the bread plate was beautifully presented, tasted wonderful, and the service was also...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tilda54
agnesmanna, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear tilda54, Thank you so much for this great review! Now that you have been to manna for breakfast and lunch, you just have to experience dinner with us! I am sure you'd enjoy it as well, the menu is different and the malva pudding...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a reservation which makes sense when you go there after 7.30 pm. The welcome is warm and friendly, the restaurant manager settled us. The menue is a mixture with local influences, we had traditional fish and chips as well as kingclip filet. All...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mchenchef
agnesmanna, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Mchenchef, Thank you very much for your review, my apologies for the lack of seasoning on the batter of the Fish and chips, I am happy to read you enjoyed your experience with us and would consider coming back! We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Manna epicure was recommended to us for our last evening in Cape Town. We were lucky to get a table in the stylish restaurant. We ordered mussels as starter and meat as main dish - and especially the meat was delicious. The Restaurant Manager...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PatriciaNyota
agnesmanna, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear PatriciaNyota, Thank you very much for such an awesome review, I am so glad you ended your trip to Cape Town on a high! I will make sure to share your feedback with everyone here at manna. What a nice way to start the...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This was our first meal in Cape Town & it didn’t disappoint. Helpful & welcoming staff, fantastic menu (including all of your French favourites!) & good wine list. Excellent service too. We had a steak tartare which was perfect & made up at the table...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Historyjunky
agnescrabshack, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Dear Historyjunky, Thank you very much for your lovely review, I hope you got a good night sleep after this long journey to SA. Enjoy your time in Cape Town and please feel free to come back anytime while you are here. Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Back again on the first night back in Cape Town ... and we’ve booked again. What else do I need to say?

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CustomerConsultant
agnescrabshack, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Dear CustomerConsultant, Thank you for your review, I hope last night's experience was another successful one! I hope to see you again before you head back home. Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Yes, I was disappointed that there was no wi-fi, especially since this was a lunch where we were discussing our upcoming road trip and wanted to do research when needed. But having said that lunch was fantastic. I had the fish of the day, which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Crazyredpepper
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Dear Crazyredpepper, Thank you for your positive feedback, I am very happy to read you enjoyed your meal, not having WiFi at manna epicure is a choice we made, we are a small restaurant and we promote human interaction. There are plenty cafes where one...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner of salad and pasta, with a good bottle of wine. Sitting on the patio on a balmy weekday evening was extremely pleasant. The restaurant was peaceful and quiet. The waiters were knowledgeable, friendly and efficient. Would go back in.a minute.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Anne G
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend having breakfast there. Excellent food and pleasant service. The place is nice. Just a little thing is missing: there is no wifi.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank viangt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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