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Cafe Manhattan Restaurant

) #287 of 897 Restaurants in Cape Town Central RR - RRR, Bar, Cafe, Pub
74 Waterkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 6666
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (8 reviews)
“hamburger” (5 reviews)
“salads” (6 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
DETAILS
74 Waterkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great little bar/café. A buzzing little place with very nice food. Very friendly staff that were very accommodating

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just love this place! I affectionately refer to it as "gay spur" (no shade all love), and I have no complaints. Wait staff are easy on the eye and super friendly, food is yummy and the atmosphere is chilled. Try one of the gourmet...More

Thank Carla G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered nachos - they came out super oily, way to much cheese slathered over Doritos, and not much else. For R100 it really wasn't worth it. My boyfriend and I both felt sick that afternoon. Despite the great vibe this place has, it really...More

Thank bern2388
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice music, Drinks, food is Delicious. Waiters and the Barmen are very friendly. One of my favorite places in Cape Town!

Thank Willfridy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend is a regular here for the salads so she recommended this joint. We came through for dinner and I had one of their chicken burgers which was good except for the bun that was just a bun - nothing special. Good ambiance in...More

Thank Phakama M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place used to have pretty good food, not sure what happened since last season. I tried 3 x in the last few months and the food and service was always awful. The buttermilk chicken was raw inside. The battered fish was so spicy that...More

2  Thank dog219
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for supper on Easter Monday. The place had a good buzz with a varied mix of people. Service was first class. Kyle balanced flirting and fun very well. The food was very good. I had hake with wares melon and feta salad....More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived mid afternoon to find they are closed. Would have loved to try it but alas the times are wrong on here open only from 4pm weekdays.

2  Thank Emil W
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Great service from Kyle! Happy all round. Awesome food, service, vibe! Divine drinks... what more can we say. Lovely evening!

1  Thank ChaniMac
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I spent a week here in Cape Town and I have to say that the staff at Cafe Manhattan made my week. I stayed at the hotel across the street and would stop in for a drink or two every day. The vibe is awesome,...More

Thank Julia J
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Do. you have free Wifi?
11 March 2017|
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Response from Vincent J | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I don't know. In south africa the best way is to buy a local sim card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Waterkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 6666
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