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The Black Sheep Restaurant

104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 426 2661
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hanger steak” (13 reviews)
“pork belly” (29 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:45All hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food and service. Felt like a neighborhood spot -- not a tourist trap. The kingklip was to die for -- best fish of my life!

Thank nbptgal
Reviewed 4 days ago

Everything was delicious, we tried 4 different meals. Wanted to eat there every night! You won't be disappointed.

Thank BP_Miami
Reviewed 4 days ago

A place for locals. Super good food and service! A real treat! I had ostrich for the very first time. It was delicious! We all enjoyed our meals very much!

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this place on Trip Advisor and despite of excellent reviews I was sceptic just because I travel a lot and eat out a lot. I had been to many top restaurants all over the world but this is so far the best I...More

Thank Dr. Anna F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting combines the feel of the good old fashioned gastropubs of London with the style of a typical eatery in New York's meat packing district. The restaurant boasts a huge room sized blackboard (think Wall Street circa 1910) – that invites you to choose...More

Thank JohnRoseJnr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and wine were unbelievable. Service top of the line. Our waitress Ariel went out of her way to find out what dishes were vegan, and the wine she suggested was fabulous. Jorge (the owner) came to our table to talk about what vegan...More

1  Thank Cyndi G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As my readers know by now, my reviews are from a vegetarian view point, hence; few food options but absolutely delicious. Extensive wine menu and apparently the meat/fish dishes are delicious. Hard to find an unpretentious place in Cape Town, but this is one, for...More

Thank Lisaleopard07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tragically I only discovered this place in the last few days of my month in Cape Town. Would have loved to go there more. Some of the best food I've ever put in my mouth. Johnny and Jorge are magicians. Book ahead and as many...More

2  Thank gcbeerhunter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our last meal in Capetown here and were impressed by the variety of dishes on the menu, the quality of the food, and the wine list. And it was one of the more lively restaurants we tried in Capetown.

Thank KatieMargaret
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Open bar type restaurant on popular Kloof Street. Had heard good reviews, so visited a Friday night. Nice Bar area, good service, but little disappointed in the food. We both chose the fish, Tuna was very good, Kingklip very tasty but served with Lentils which...More

Thank Gingerlyn640
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 426 2661
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