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La Mouette Restaurant

78 Regent Road | Seapoint, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 433 0856
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
78 Regent Road | Seapoint, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very excited to visit this restaurant as we love tapas style meals and we were very impressed! Each of the dishes were thoughtfully crafted and were all so flavorful. The presentation of each dish was absolutely beautiful. We were very full by the...More

Thank MGB724
Reviewed 1 week ago

The historic house and the set up gives a cozy feeling, unfortunately it is a bit noisy inside when most tables are occupied. A restaurant of this level should install some sound proofing just to lower the noise level. I assume the terrace in summer...More

Thank TouroperatorHajo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son recently took me to La Mouette. I remember going there when it was The Europa (which REALLY dates me). Anyway, he announced that we were to have the set menu with wine pairing. It will not be of any use to name each...More

Thank georgestof
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always wanted to visit this restaurant and my husband treated me to dinner for my birthday. The restaurant was surprisingly more relaxed then I expected. We decided on the 3 course winter menu my selections was the calamari, ostrich and milk and honey...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always have an amazing time here, the venue and food are just superb and the staff are always very attentive. My FAV place in Cape Town!

Thank christhejogger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a lucky find while walking about to find a spot for dinner in Capetown. Even though it was late in the dinner hour, and without a reservation, we were welcomed in to this unique dining establishment, knowing nothing except what we read on...More

Thank vinotour
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first night in Cape Town. Booked a dinner local to us in sea point. Great setting. Fantastic taster menu. Really well catered for my vegetarian diet. Lovely attentive staff and super friendly. Would definitely recommend it

Thank rads87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked La Mouette after reading the fantastic review on Trip Advisor. It was a short 10 minute drive from our Airbnb in Camps Bay and was well worth the trip. The service was excellent and the food we had was all superb. It was...More

Thank KEW135
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a nice quiet restaurant, with a decent menu and wine list to accompany. The food and service were unremarkable, I would go there again for a simple meal.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended to come here by people at our hotel and we are so glad we did. The front of house manager was ultra professional and charming. The atmosphere was laid back, not pretentious and the food and wine delivered a real treat. We...More

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12 May 2017|
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Response from MartinLupton | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delayed response but only just seen. We did not pay an up front deposit but we did have to book to secure a table
Claudia K
1 November 2016|
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Response from La Mouette R | Property representative |
Dear Claudia - the pairing portions are 100ml per glass per course - where the dessert wines are 25ml per course. Kind regards Mari
8 November 2015|
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Response from La Mouette R | Property representative |
Good morning Thank you for your enquiry - please be so kind as to email us so we can answer your query. We hope to hear from you soon Kind regards Mari Vigar Co-owner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Regent Road | Seapoint, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 433 0856
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La Mouette Restaurant opened in 2010 by Chef and co-owner Henry Vigar, his wife, Mari and their business partner Gerrit Bruwer. La Mouette offers seasonally inspired and modern food. With ever-changing and seasonally inspired menus, friendly staff and a beautiful and unique venue, La Mouette has become a firm favorite with locals and regulars as well as established itself as a return go-to for our international guests. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
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