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Izakaya Matsuri

32 Prestwich Street | Shop 6, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4520
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gyoza” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (48 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
32 Prestwich Street | Shop 6, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best sushi I've had in a long time. This place is fabulous. Highly recommend eating here. I'm new to sushi and haven't tried too many places but I was blown away and came back 3 separate times to eat. Great menu. Friendly staff.

Thank Laura E M
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous little hidden gem in the Cape Quarters near Victoria Junction. Totally unpretentious, with the most fabulous fresh seafood.

Thank LeeAnneSingh
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Being from Los Angeles where we have an abundance of amazing Japanese food I was a little skeptical... but the food was great! We had a great variety that hit the spot from the udon noodles, to one of the best gyozas I’ve had to...More

Thank Lara D
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I was craving seafood so I came here on my own to try it out and I wasn't disappointed. The staff were really friendly and helpful and I was impressed with the dishes I had. I chose the calamari starter which was fried with mayo...More

1  Thank Nicola C
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Very good sushi! Interesting menu. Loved everything we had. Highly recommended! Will definitely be back soon.

2  Thank Annelies D
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous, delicious food ! Excellent, friendly service in an unpretentious setting Lovely background music We are regulars and every time we come we have a lovely experience

2  Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is one of those typical Cape Town "blink and you miss it" little restaurants, hidden in a little alley. It's really small, so booking a table is essential.It was a cold evening, so we started with miso soup, which hit the spot perfectly. I...More

Thank KendallPetersen
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

A wonderfully cozy atmosphere coupled with excellent service, delicious food, an impressive wine selection and great company - the perfect combination for a celebratory lunch with friends! From steamed edamame beans with sea salt to sushi platters, compliments to the brilliant chef! We'll be back...More

Thank marinat371
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We have had dinner here several times and the food has always been excellent and of high standard. Tucked away behind the Rockwell Hotel this is a secret gem. From starters to sushi to classic Japanese dishes, the quality is really good and the food...More

Thank nawaldutoit
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This place has very good ratings but unfortunately my experience was not 4/5. The service was very good, the outside eating was fine, but the quality of the food was unfortunately very ordinary. I prefer authentic Japanese food as opposed to Japanese food changed to...More

1  Thank bdaly75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Prestwich Street | Shop 6, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4520
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