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The Black Sheep Restaurant

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104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 426 2661
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (16 reviews)
“pork belly” (33 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (15 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 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the Black Sheep on our first night in Cape Town. The menu is drawn up on a black board every night and I could have eaten everything. The meal was absolutely delicious! Fantastic wine menu and great suggestions for vineyards to visit from...More

Thank Jilly V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

such a surprising experience.! shabby chic decor. a creative menu that fulfilled all expectations. four of us all had different choices and each was well presented and very delicious. views of devils peak make it a perfect lunch time venue. well done to the chefs!

Thank Lynne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked in without a reservation right at the start of the dinner hour and were lucky to get a table for two upstairs, though we were told it was needed for a reservation in 90 minutes which was no problem for us. The server...More

Thank jessba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very busy place but a comprehensive menu The tuna tartare was great but the hanger steak was the star. You can eat at a table or at the bar. Attentive staff too

Thank alitravls
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was lucky to get a table on a Saturday evening but the luck ran out by dessert. I didn’t realise that they will be so strict with the period of dining. The booking was 6:30-8PM. Fine. But 15 minutes before 8, the waiter informed...More

Thank mscarlos2180
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That was the first time in a restaurant that I was told I have to go now because they need the table for the next reservation. Not to get me wrong, we didn't sit there for hours and drinking water. We were just finished with...More

Thank SchadDo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved everything about the Black Sheep restaurant. A last minute cancellation meant they could fit us in and the food was out of this world. The atmosphere wasn’t pretentious at all with great wine and beer recommendations and the loveliest waiters/waitresses we’ve met in Cape...More

Thank Cfvarley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is so great that despite being there on a Monday night we still had to book. Fabulous food, service and atmosphere. We crossed a continent in part to eat here and will do again!

1  Thank Mr_Phileas_Fogg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Richard is one of the most entertaining and professional waiters I have ever met. He described the dishes in such an inviting way that we just went with most of his recommendations....there were 10 of us. He was able to suggest dishes for some of...More

Thank YLQ1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a really vibrant relaxed atmosphere. The food is good without being exceptional and it has a great affordable wine list. Service was a bit chaotic but it's a very busy place and the ambience more than makes up for it. When next...More

Thank mrfastidious
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, 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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