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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)
“almond tart” (6 reviews)
“pork belly” (29 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the best food we had in Cape town. I had lamb and it was superb, my husband had the ostrich and it was even better. Service was very efficient and a great unpretentious atmosphere. Very reasonably priced too.

Thank Christine C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Last night we popped into this lovely restaurant. We were accommodated on spite of no booking. This place has a lovely ambience with great food, interesting combinations and freshly prepared. Will definitely go again!

Thank Ronelle C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner with our family of 4. Great food, relaxed ambiance and very professional staff (thanks Yolandie!). Would definitely recommend.

Thank Els T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unpretentious restaurant with excellent and accommodating staff. The manager squeezed us in to the second sitting but the service was perfect. As a family of four we had a fabulous dinner. The menu is limited but we all had something different and every option was...More

Thank Spackers18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on women's day -- called ahead at 4:15pm and got a 8:30pm reservation. Some really great options on the menu.. it was hard to choose! Lamb, ostrich, pork belly, yellowtail...etc. The service was good, kitchen didn't seem too stressful / intense for such a...More

Thank Amara P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yum!!! We went here on recommendation my wife is allergic to shellfish so the owner made her a special dish which was superb. We booked for the next night and we're greeted like friends. Great choice of dishes, great wine selection, great vibe. We went...More

Thank Whats F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted something different for our adult sons birthday celebrations! What a treat. The food was amazing! We all tried something different and none of us was disappointed! We highly recommend this restaurant and will definitely go back!

Thank cathrinem395
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Black Sheep is a quite funky restaurant with good drinking options and delicious food. Good vegetarian alternatives. The service was very friendly.

Thank FamJensenNorway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice restaurant with a very good menu. We enjoyed our meal and we would wholeheartedly recommend it, but make a reservation. We went on a rainy Thursday night without a reservation and it was packed and fully booked. The maitre d' let us have a...More

Thank thehighroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends took me here for dinner. I am a big red meat eater and this night one dish stood out for me on the menu which was the "South Indian Yellow Tail Coconut Curry". Let me tell you that this was the best fish dish...More

Thank 20StepSyl12
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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, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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