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Hudsons, The Burger Joint

43 Somerset Road | CNR Portswood and Somerset Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 433 1496
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“sliders” (17 reviews)
“burger” (66 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
43 Somerset Road | CNR Portswood and Somerset Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was extremely disappointed tonight. We drove all the way from Durbanville to go have dinner at hudsons as it was on the entertainer. We went for this reason only. On the app it cleary states 2 for 1 burgers. We both enjoyed 3 small...More

Thank Marjo P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of better burger chain restaurants we’ve been to, better than any we’ve tried in London. So much choice - vegan and veggie friendly. Truffle cheese chips delicious! Medium rare burger cooked perfectly, nice view watching the world go by from seating facing the street....More

Thank Pfarrell27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here last night. Great burgers.... However, our main came out before the starter. Fries were over cooked. Asked for a bottle of water which came after we had finished the meal. Staff running about in every direction. I don’t know if this was due...More

Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What's the point of having a burger joint if the burgers are average? Maybe it is the load of work on a busy day but my burger was undercooked and nobody bothered to ask how I wanted it in the first place.

Thank Taner B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to have lunc at Hudsons before a soccer match at cape Town stadium on Saturday 20 January and arrived at 1pm. After we had placed our orders ( all 8 of us) the waitress returned to say there were no sliders because there...More

Thank Brendan S
Reviewed 26 December 2017

we went here a couple of times recently it was a good burger place but I felt in some ways they overdid the sauces i had piri piri chicken one night and it came with a yellow sauce?, when I asked where was the piri...More

Thank lutonlagerlout
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Best burgers that we have eaten lately. Service was excellent and fast, good location. There is seating inside and outside.

Thank narnia0675
Reviewed 30 November 2017

One of the best burgers I have had recently - we enjoyed the evening and the service was friendly en efficient

Thank Johann B
Reviewed 29 November 2017

This place is a glorified burger joint with young student waiting staff with one interest getting as much as they can off customers in tips tottally as gone much down hill unproffesional totally average food average beers and extremley rude young untrained student girl waiting...More

Thank simon09
JonathanBurg, General Manager at Hudsons, The Burger Joint, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Good Evening Simon Thank you for your review. I would like to apologies for the poor service that you received at my establishment. Please if you would be so kind to send me a email with regards to what happened when you were at the...More

Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

+fair prices +quick service and friendly staff +tasty burgers and espacially the bacon\sweet chili\ cheese Fries -located at the Main Street so sometimes a bit noisy

Thank lascar81
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Khaled A
8 July 2017|
Response from cbarros25 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but I don't remember seeing that on the menu!
Khaled A
8 July 2017|
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Response from Scorpion619 | Reviewed this property |
I would say it's not Halal, as some of their dishes contain bacon / pork.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Somerset Road | CNR Portswood and Somerset Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 433 1496
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