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La Mouette Restaurant

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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 2 days ago via mobile

La mouette is on the main drag in Seapoint, therefore easy to locate. There is a nice courtyard outside where you can eat if the weather is playing ball. Internally there is a feeling of a historic building. Positives Friendly service, our server checked if...More

Thank BigWorldLotsToSee
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to la mouette because some friends told us to g and try their 6 courses tasting menu. I would like to start with the positive, and service was outstanding, people were very profesional and kind. The menu is very reasonably priced and i...More

Thank Jerome P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there last month with my family. The place is nice but we were sitting downstairs and it was so dark we had to use the torch in our phones to read the menu... For tapas we had the cheese cauliflower which was delicious !...More

Thank espanol21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on the recommendation of a friend and was not disappointed. Booked a table on a Sunday which meant we were treated to the tapas menu. You just select what you want from each of the sections - vegetable, fish, meat, etc - and...More

Thank leslie1667
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu on offer is either a 6 course tasting menu or 3 course “a la carte”. We opted for the latter. I found it a little odd having to order my dessert before I’d eaten anything but, hey ho! The food was nicely presented...More

Thank VirgoGirl66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is much to admire about La Mouette: the marvelous terrace, the historic interior, the impeccable service, the interesting menu, the good wine choices, the dazzling plate presentations. Top scores for all of those. For us, the weak link was what we regard as the...More

Thank Dorito50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the 3-course dinner. Nothing less than fantastic! I had the smoked pork belly, then the filet of ostrich with carrot purée and a desert that included goats milk ice cream, honeycomb and several other items. Service was excellent and pricing well lower than...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated my birthday here having the 3 course taster menu with wine pairing. We were seated outside but on the terrace, which made it quite sheltered. Couldn't fault any part of the food or service. The limited choice on the menu encourages you to...More

Thank bandaStamford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, serbice and staff friendly. Nice setting although a bit too dark in restaurant.would recommend

Thank topreviewer4433
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

its a set menu of 3 courses and you get a selection for each course with wine pairing as an option. food is presented really well and looks great. service was first class. thoroughly recommend

Thank Adrian T
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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
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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