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121 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 433 1757
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“lamb burger” (18 reviews)
“flat bread” (7 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
121 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was really good, and the wifi was a nice bonus. However, the service was bad- our waitress misheard an order and instead of being apologetic she was rude when we tried to correct it and was resistant to help us or admit that...More

Thank eb3910
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I stopped by for lunch, and to download a few images for social media. I enjoyed the lamb burger and my friend had the vegetarian spring rolls. The meal was delicious and we had to sit and enjoy a bottle of wine...More

Thank KOOL K
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We visited here for lunch on a sunny day, sitting outside. The waiter was helpful in suggesting the number of dishes to order and we found the tapas incredibly tasty and wonderfully presented! Service attentive. We were recommended this place by our guesthouse and were...More

Thank bmfybmfy
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Had a nice simple easy breakfast. - Pet-friendly - Good Wifi - Tasty Food - Friendly Staff Perfect place to stop after a walk on the promenade.

Thank FrazerL1990
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Ok it is not a white table cloth. It is a excellent casual afternoon beer and a snack..the flat bread is excellent the beans and sweet potatoes different. The prices are great the staff excellent the clientele from the neighbor great.

Thank Ga-ATL
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Great vibe, live music Sunday afternoon and Friday evening. Friendly staff, great selection of food for hungry and not so hungry. Although busy, I've never had to wait for a table.

Thank Daniel v
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a casual Sunday lunch and sat outside. It can get chilly if the winds is blowing, however the Restaurant offers complimentary blankets, which was an exactly touch. They have somebody to seat you, which makes it very user friendly. Food was...More

Thank WCPT
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, great atmosphere and Jeff our waiter had a great sense of humour. Def check this place out!

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

It is in a prime location, right on the beach (well across the road from the beach). We attended on a rainy afternoon and it was miserable weather. They had the heaters on which was nice. Our waitor lacked personality. I wasn’t blown away at...More

Thank Lorelieellis
Reviewed 27 March 2018

I like to pop into Sotano for a drink after the beach and my favourite is the iced coffee shake which is delicious. One can sit in the sun or shade and there is good wifi. I also met a friend for a drink here...More

Thank Sue B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 433 1757
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