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Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 431 4511
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (48 reviews)
“sashimi” (46 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed today via mobile

My family and I had a fantastic dinner. Our waiter Tapiwa put together one of the best meals I have had.

Thank MBroderick716
Reviewed today via mobile

Went with wife and son last night. Our waiter, Tapiwa from Zimbabwe, is one of the best and most charming engaging restaurant workers ever. A 10! We've were here years ago (3x) and at Nobu London and New York. The food now, honestly, was mid-range...More

Thank Michael_on_the_block
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an incredible experience! Tapiwa made our dinner at Nobu. I suggest that you request him if you are planning to go there. He guided us through the menu and gave us a great understanding before we began. He carefully picked dishes for us as...More

Thank savannahstander
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant was amazing. We visited whilst on our honeymoon and were made to feel so special! Tapiwa chose the menu for us and we couldn't have been happier as everything was incredible. It's high in cost but as long as you understand that before...More

Thank Ross C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic service by a highly competent and charming waiter Tapiwa. A memorable event and birthday. Excellent food of high quality . Polished service.

Thank gerardancer
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Superb meal and beyond this impeccable service from Wanda who is an outstanding man and truly loves his work!! Demand to have him, he’ll truly inspire you!

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As usual the food was great. We had it all and this time we got invited. Salmon tartar, yellowtail sashimi, black cod etc etc. I love it all but not crazy about the location. Although a nice restaurant

Thank Dutch1961Amsterdam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Different Japanese cuisine, very expensive for small portions. I tasted a variety of dishes, the crispy tempura fish with fresh watermelon chunks and chilli ponsi sauce was my fave!

Thank KathrynJackNaidoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tino Tino Tino. The best waiter I’ve ever had had the privilege to be served by! The food is amazing and gets better with every visit, but being served by Tino makes the whole evening an experience to remember. Highly recommend everything on the menu...More

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nobu was a wonderful anniversary treat. Tapiwa was an amazing host... very friendly conversational and very knowledgeable. Nobu was a experience... loved the vibe and deco. When you walk in as a new guess all the waiters welcome you. Well definitely go back for the...More

Thank Faye H
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Questions & Answers
Tracy K
10 February 2018|
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Response from Richard_Lyon_01 | Property representative |
Dear Tracy K, We recommend booking in advance, however we try to accommodate walk in's as best we can. Please contact our restaurant reservations department should you wish to join us for dinner on: +27 (0) 21 431... More
Peter H
22 March 2016|
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Response from Donyale M | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but definitely a smart casual atmosphere and as the other reviewer said, best to dress appropriately if you'd like to pop into one of the other bars in the One and Only hotel after dinner. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 431 4511
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