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Orinoco Restaurant and Deli

17 Bree Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 4544
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (8 reviews)
“burrito” (4 reviews)
“chili” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
11:59 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Latin, South American, Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
17 Bree Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 18 September 2016

The atmosphere of this restaurant on a busy Saturday night is amazing. Service is very friendly and food is fantastic. Good sharing type food if you are in a group. I would definitely go back!

Thank Redica I
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We arrived into town a bit late and the restaurant we wanted to try was full so somewhere in the lost memory of things quite important I remembered a review about Orinoco so my thirsty wife and I decided to give it a go. Centrally...More

Thank jacksdad100
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The only thing negative was that they had only 2 Sauvignon Blanc wines on the menu but only one available to order. The food was good and we really liked it. Service was good.

Thank Deon B
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Stopped here having been in the area and liking the menu when we took a look. Peruvian dishes (ceviche, pisco sour) were fairly authentic. We tried the empanada, taco and burrito two person meal.... it was more of a tex-mex feel than other parts of...More

Thank epnfrn
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Delicious food and a relaxed atmosphere. Awesome place! Rain or shine the vibe adapts. Worth a visit!

Thank Sebastian K
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The restaurant is one of a number of Hip newish Tapas Bars in Greater Cape Town. Slick and stylish as only Cape Town can do. Were not huge Tapas enthusiasts but some of the dishes were good. On balance I have to say much was...More

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Small but warm & unique restaurant in Bree Street.They have half price tapas on Tuesdays. Food was great- Awesome flavours. Friendly staff. Tips: ask them to make your Tacos crispy, its delicious. 2-3 portions per person is recommended.

Thank elmi2016
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This was a fun evening out. The service to begin with was good BUT we waited a VERY long time for our food, at least and hour and a half. No one during this time came to tell us there was a bit of a...More

Thank travelbabe40
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I had the vegetarian quesadilla and it was delicious and filling. There was also a special on, which meant I paid very little for it.

Thank AATOlive
Reviewed 29 April 2016

A few friends and I were looking for something different for dinner. This was a great idea! This coxy restaurant provided the ideal atmosphere. The tappis were really good and there were so many options - ideal to share with your friends and then to...More

Thank Candice8686
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:59 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Bree Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 4544
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Description
Orinoco is a lively, characterful Latin American restaurant serving both authentic and fusion Latino and tapas dishes in the heart of Cape Town. It is an ideal place to relax and enjoy delicious cocktails by the glass or jug with friends, colleagues and family. It is a popular venue for birthday parties and other celebrations.
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