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74 Waterkant Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 6666
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Pretoria
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2012

Cafe Manhattan is a gay pub but one of the best places I've ever been for a casual drink or a Sunday lunch. The service is always great and they make a delicious roast beef or you can try a "tons of fun" which I think means stuffed till you can't move. Great with kids and always give me something... More 

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Chirk, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2012

It's a while since we were in Cape Town on holiday but we ate at Cafe Manhattan regularly and it was always excellent; the best tables are on the balcony. The Fillet Gugenheim is out of this world but the Breakfasts are fantastic too. The place invokes many happy memories

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Albufeira, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2011

Excellent burgers, generous in size, really juicy and cooked exactly as you request them, served with chips or lovely fresh salad if preferred. The menu offers great burger options as well as meat, chicken, nachos and vary other staples. Service is always attentive and friendly and the food arrives promptly without having to wait long. Very casual, it is open... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Bar Scene
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?