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BEERHOUSE on Long

223 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 3370
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“flammkuchen” (6 reviews)
“sampler” (7 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
German, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
223 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After having the most disappointing food and experience at Mama Africa across the street, we headed to BeerHouse to erase the memory. lol. I immediately wished we had thought about having dinner there to begin with. The onion rings and burgers looked fresh and scrumptious....More

Thank kee146
Reviewed 1 week ago

99 bottles of beer on the wall and available, plus a good batch of taps. the beer is great, the people watching is as good as it gets along Long Street and the food is pretty decent! All worthy attributes of a pub. I have...More

Thank CFEIII
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thanks for the great review. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found it while walking around with the help of a tourist information office and a kind lady on the street. Arrived just before noon on a Friday and got a table on the balcony - it filled up quickly shortly after. Ordered a Drifter...More

Thank fishnguy
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for the great review and feedback. We hope that you will visit us again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really friendly bar and restaurant with an absolute ton of beer offering. They have numerous tasting flights a very explanatory beer menu and great food as well. This coupled with a friendly staff who provide great service and a very reasonable price make this one...More

Thank David S
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for the kind words! We hope to see you again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for burgers and beers about 4-5pm. Nice atmosphere, good music (rock and pop classics from queen to jackson five and toto), many great beers and good burgers. No burger options for vegetarians. Friendly, cool and easygoing staff, good service. Nice views on the...More

Thank Jenni S
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for taking the time to review us and give us some great feedback. Please note that we have about 7 options for vegetarians ranging from main meals to snacks (some snacks are big enough to be mains) as well as some...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ventured out to explore Cape Town a couple of hours after arriving and found BeerHouse on Long. Though we didn't choose it for the beer selection they had an extensive selection and a handy guide to help you choose it. My husband's burger was...More

Thank Julie B
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for the great review. Cheers.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I read up on this place, the reviews were great, I had to try it! The decor, many varieties of beer, small selection of menu food and friendly staff, everything was wonderful. We had gone in the evening and there was a DJ and...More

Thank jparekh
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for giving this insightful review of your experience. As Beerhouse we try our best to give our customers the best experience and the safest experience that we can control inside of the building. Unfortunately we cannot control what happens in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a vast variety of beer and even have a beer float for dessert. I would recommend the currywurst.

Thank Alexanderkurtz
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for the review. Cheers.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are numerous bars along this section of Long Street, but the opportunity to sample from dozens of locally crafted beers attracted my attention. The main bar and restaurant is upstairs, it includes a narrow patio area but it’s hard to get a seat out...More

Thank Don_G_Wright
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Day, Thank you for the detailed feedback. We are glad you enjoyed what we have to offer. We take service complaints to heart and will be showing the feedback to our team. We hope to see you again soon when you are in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came across the Beerhouse on a very hot Sunday lunchtime and stopped for a beer. The choice is great, but twice I made a selection from the beer menu that then wasn't available, which gets a bit tedious. Still, the beer I did try...More

Thank Lucy I
Janine_van_Wulven, General Manager at BEERHOUSE on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Day, Thank you for the great review. Cheers!

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fungy2018
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Response from Amanda A | Reviewed this property |
This really doesn’t have anything to do with the Beerhouse?! Where there’s people there’s theft. Keep your hands on your valuables, don’t put the phone in a pocket, wear it close to your body. There’s a lot of theft... More
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edthered7
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Response from Diwah_Asante | Reviewed this property |
If you're staying in the V&A then i advise you just take an uber or a taxi to go especially after dark. During the day its very safe to walk though, i'm sure youve noticed there are a lot of CCID (public protection) officers... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Cuisine
German, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 3370
  • E-mail
Description
Beerhouse on Long, where it all began! The original and the vanguard of the Beer Revolution. We are the hub for all things beer, providing the best of local and international beer with our legendary ‘99 bottles’ and over 25 taps. We are also at the forefront of a new era of exploration which brings in a fusion of food and beer, the Brew Food Revolution, combining the best of both worlds! Our Brew Food Menu integrates smoking techniques from in-house custom made natural hard wood smokers. We aim to create a unique culinary experience of in house made from scratch brew food elements that integrate complementary beer flavour profiles and utilizes the ancient techniques of pickling and fermentation. Smoke. Meat. Beer. Welcome to the Brew Food Revolution!!
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