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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” (46 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (18 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 553 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of my favourite neighbourhood restaurants for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A great place for good food, service and to catch up with friends.

Thank Lesleyjc38
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Lesleyjc38, Thank you so much for your awesome review! We look forward to welcoming you again and again! Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very good, prices quite reasonable, very friendly staff and pleasant atmosphere - what more could we ask for?More

Thank Traveling_In_Comfort
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Traveling_In_Comfort, Thank you very much, these type of reviews are what keep the staff happy and always wanting to provide our customers with a great time! If my staff is happy, we are all happy aren't we? ;-) Hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here tonight on our first night in Cape Town. It was recommended to us by our bed and breakfast. The food was absolutely fantastic. I had the soup of the day, carrot-ginger, which was perfectly seasoned and balanced and I shared the Manna...More

Thank jdtdvm
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear jdtdvm, The perfect review...for the perfect dinner... Thank you... PS: You should have licked the plate, you would have totally gotten away with it... Because we know... lol Again, thank you for your fantastic review and we hope to be able to welcome you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Creative presentation, welcoming staff, was quiet cozy early and getting lively as we left, perfect balance all around.

Thank mmmmss69
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear mmmmss69 Thank you! We are thrilled to read reviews like yours... We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We were greeted by Natash who could not have been nicer! The restaurant was almost empty and we questioned ourselves if we made a mistake. We were so pleasantly surprised at the quality, flavor and presentation of this delicious meal. Chef Sasha came out to...More

Thank alwayslikestotravel
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear alwayslikestotravel, Thank you for your great feedback, I am sorry to read it was quite when you were there, May is always such a terrible month for us... I am glad you enjoyed your meal and seeing that you always like to travel, maybe...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Highly enjoyed the food, ambience & service at this local and casual restaurant on Kloof Street. Staff were friendly and professional, room was comfortable and contemporary and food was excellent and reasonably priced. I had the modules frites and my husband had the pork sticky...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Very nice atmosphere and excellent food. Service can be typically South African (either very good or quite bad), but still one of the best places in Cape Town for a nice, informal meal.More

Thank ChrBrd
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Dear ChrBrd, Thank you for your review, I am glad to read we manage to be consistent in providing excellent food, the service is indeed a bigger challenge... I am sorry some waiters still struggle to understand that it is in their best interest to...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The food was ok but the service was really poor. The waiter does not smile or say thank you. Did not have a good experience.More

Thank Mary L
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Hi Mary, If your experience at manna made you write your first review on TA, it definitely tells me how uninterested the service must have been and I am so sorry you had such a terrible experience. I have fantastic waiting staff but I have...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Cape Town for Five nights and ended up eating here twice. Says it all really. The food is very good, menu is not extensive but what they do they do well. Worth mentioning that they do specials which are also worth considering....More

Thank JDWH
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We wanted to try the Chateaubriand but it was sold out. The waitress offered us something similar and also recommend us wine that matched perfectly with our meal. As a dessert Annie recommend Malva Pudding.it was great. Thank You Annie

Thank FrydaGonzalez
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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
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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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