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Sotano

121 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 433 1757
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lamb burger” (18 reviews)
“flat bread” (7 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
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LOCATION
121 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Sunday morning breakfast with a beautiful view across the ocean. The breakfast was good, but the menu was expensive for what was offered and certainly didn’t represent value. Coffees were served in small coffee mugs and were expensive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GusBehn
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Nice food and great value when using the entertainer app. It is nice to sit have a drink and listen to the live music on a lazy Sunday afternoon

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pete F
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely overpriced for tiny portions. Friendly waiter. Don't order the seafood linguine- absolutely no flavour, and it's calamari was yuck. The grilled prawns were OK but certainly not worth its high price tag of R295 for 8 prawns, terrible salad consisting of way too much...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank leia987
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Visited Sotano for diner while on a mini break to Cape Town with our teenage children. Great food and great environment.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank paullQ3248QH
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We deliberately under-tipped to make a point. There were 6 of us sitting down for a casual lunch, and we all had different stuff. Most of it was nice, but two of us waited for ages for our food to come - one person had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SteveBuchmann
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Menue nice and varied, something for everyone. Food was lovley. Service terrible, the front of house staff had no clue.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 806fredrikb
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My husband and I were staying right down the street so ended up eating here twice. Nice atmosphere and food was okay (not awesome but good). Figuring the first occasion of seeing their washrooms in utter disarray was just a one time occurrence, we returned...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Christine S
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Food is always excellent..staff friendly and accommodating..lovely view and opposite beautifully kept Mouille Point lighthouse. Always a good buzz in evenings and weekends and often a vibey band on Sundays after 4pm.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Leigh T
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The seafood linguine was great. Great atmosphere, and couldn't fault the service. I usually love Sotano. I am vegetarian and usually have some tapas, like the halloumi bruschetta, and the Greek salad is amazing. But yesterday I decied to try a new item called vegetable...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tmdev
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is just delightful. It’s on the beachfront, they are dog friendly, weather friendly, and have a superb team of waiters with an easy menu.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank debbyvz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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