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Nobu Restaurant

Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 431 4511
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“black cod” (31 reviews)
“sashimi” (40 reviews)
“bento box” (12 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 524 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Karen guided us through the entire menu and made excellent recommendations. The food was incredible but the service was even better and that says a lot for two people from the US.

Thank Casey C
Reviewed 3 days ago

My first contact with Nobu was in London. The food was superb and one of the best experiences I had. Since the One & Only hotel opened at the Waterfront it became one of my most favourite restaurants. The food keeps me surprising. We always...More

Thank robertgA9210TW
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ordered the tasting menu (omasake) with 5 courses and 1 dessert. Trivial dinner, including mishoshiro and tempura (it was very salty), niguiris and a salmon tatar. Very common, like millions of Japanese restaurants. Disappointing.

Thank Hugo Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

We don't normally eat in hotel restaurants, and we were within walking distance of all the marvelous V & A restaurants. So why did we chose to eat in the One & Only hotel restaurant, and Japanese too? Well, we liked the look of the...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was absolutely amazing. We had a great time at Nobu. Our waitress confirmed with us if we are in our honeymoon and warmly sent us bubbles. Beef tobanyaki and softshell crab roll were fantastic. To end the meal, a dessert was sent to congratulate...More

Thank Cora T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was recently in Cape Town staying at the One and Only hotel and enjoyed the restaurant twice with my husband. We had tasting menus each time, which were beautifully presented and very tasty. We also had the wine pairings and the sommeliers were experienced...More

Thank GlobalQueen
CarlHeinzHabel01, Manager at Nobu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good day GlobalQueen, Thank you for reviewing Nobu in One&Only Cape Town. We are thrilled you had such a memorable experience with us. We look forward to having you visit us again with your husband, and having an exceptional dinner with us! Kind regards Carl...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated a 10th wedding anniversary. We were blown away by the attentive service offered by the charismatic Ray! He was brilliant in terms of his interaction & insightful comments. A really exceptional experience with the highlight being the wonderfully insightful chat with the head...More

Thank MelSauls
CarlHeinzHabel01, Manager at Nobu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good day MelSauls Thank you for reviewing Nobu at One&Only Cape Town. We are absolutely delighted to read about your experience. We hope to have you visit again in the near future for another fantastic evening! Kind regards Carl Heinz Habel, General Manager, Nobu Cape...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful decor, outstanding service. Chef, Karl the manager and Virginia our server were all superb as well as the food. Every dish was incredible and there were indigenous food choices that were a great menu and special addition. A must to go here, especially for...More

Thank Scotty F
CarlHeinzHabel01, Manager at Nobu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good day Scotty F Thank you for reviewing Nobu at One&Only Cape Town. We are thrilled to read about your evening with us! We hope you will be joining us again for another evening of fantastic dining! Kind regards Carl Heinz Habel, General Manager, Nobu...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am left speechless!!! My partner and I went to the Nobu Restaurant, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town and was treated to an evening of the most exquisite and delightful Japanese cuisine I have ever experienced. Not only was the food from a whole different dimension...More

Thank Jay S
CarlHeinzHabel01, Manager at Nobu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good day Jay S Thank you for your lovely review of Nobu at One&Only Cape Town. We are thrilled to read about your pleasant evening with us. We hope to see you again soon for another wonderful evening! Kind regards Carl Heinz Habel, General Manager,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was excellent, we had a great time and food was just incredible. We have been to other Nobu´s and this one is definitively the best of them. Black cod was just the best. Try the dessert, it worth's.More

Thank kaliler
CarlHeinzHabel01, Manager at Nobu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good day kaliler Thank you for your delightful review of Nobu at One&Only Cape Town. We are absolutely thrilled to read about your experience. We hope you will be visiting us again in the near future for another wonderful evening! Kind regards Carl Heinz Habel,...More

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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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, Romantic, Business meetings
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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