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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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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:45 Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was there twice, they have an ever changing menu with a lot of suprises and everything so far just tasted great! The place is always crowded (and quite loud) so book way ahead! If youre alone, you can sit at the bar and chat with...More

Thank Nico S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went with friends from the US for lunch. The menu is great because it caters for every palate, no matter how fussy. Beer on tap, great views and well presented tasty food- what better way to spend a Saturday afternoon?!

Thank Yeukai M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very popular restaurant and no wonder why! Would recommend booking. Menu changes daily depending on available produce and there was plenty to choose from for all courses. Service was excellent and our waiter competently advised on the wines and dishes. The food was really well...More

Thank SamMoore10
Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoyed the several dishes we had - compliments for the vegeterian lasagne and dessert was amazing!

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting Cape Town and this restaurant came recommended. It was quite busy for a late reservation on a Wednesday evening. But service was good and the food was tasty enough. Nothing really jumped out at me as a must try but I wasn't...More

Thank Geordie605
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the good places in the mothercity. Great fish. The tuna and the kingklip were fantastic. The asparagus as a starter was perfect. Good wine selection. Must make reservation

Thank frank s
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Black Sheep is unpretentious,but delivers top-class food and at prices the locals feel comfortable paying. I think the most expensive dish was R180, which was a yellowtail curry. Starters cost from around R60. I the grilled squid as a starter and the lamb curry...More

Thank 978robertv
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was alright but what was wring is the way they want their clients to read the menu. They only have 1 very large black board right at the back of the restaurant where you can read what on the menu. It's written really...More

1  Thank pag1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our 1st night in Cape Town we chanced upon this pub; Greeter advised us all tables booked for 2 weeks, but we could sit at the bar - a good decision as it was a very lively venue with interesting choices on blackboard. I...More

1  Thank Graham L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband an I had a delicious meal here whilst in Cape Town. All seasonal fresh ingredients cooked perfectly. The service was faultless. Great recommendations to suit each of us with lovely SA wines to match. Magical view of Table Mountain .Highly recommend.

Thank ANS01
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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
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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