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8 Buiten Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 2737
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mushroom burger” (10 reviews)
“tofu” (5 reviews)
“nachos” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
8 Buiten Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely breakfast wrap today with a superhuman smoothie. Staff were very friendly and an all round great feeling from the place. Extensive lunch menu top so will be back!

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really great restaurant, I’m a meat eater but I loved the quesadillas! and lots of great deserts. The staff were friendly and welcoming. They have a great selection of juices, smoothies, cocktails, mocktails, and even a great selection of coffees. The atmosphere was great...More

1  Thank RadnipUK
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I had high expectations for this place, but it did not quite deliver. The food quality was very varying being amazing for some courses and acceptable for others. I had a quesadilla that was nothing above average and my boyfriend’s v-lox carpaccio came with bagel...More

Thank kadrikl
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I was a huge fan of Plant before, so was naturally devastated when it closed down! However it is open once again...YAY...oh Plant how you play with my emotions. I literally touched down from being in the UK, first stop Plant. I had a mushroom...More

Thank kimwild
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Plant was one of the best plant based restaurants I’ve ever been to...incredible food and fantastic service! The burger duo was delicious, as were the smoothies! Can’t wait to come back on my next visit to Cape Town.

Thank thechrondawg
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Although it's been a while since I was there, the memory lingers. So much to choose from and all so fresh and healthy. Whoever said being a vegetarian was boring?! Am glad I finally got to experience what everyone was raving about. Keep it up,...More

Thank africanswan
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This restaurant is a vegan heaven!!! It has a great selection and friendly staff you will not be disappointed in the food at all.

Thank adhboy8
Reviewed 19 June 2017

After reading about Plant and wanting to go there for some time, we finally did. Atmosphere was good, staff attentive and our order came through timeously. We had smoothies and Mexican Tower which we enjoyed. As the restaurant became busier, the staff seemed to have...More

Thank DianeLyn
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I've been going around, trying to experience all the vegan & vegetarian places around CT. Finally got to Plant. Atmosphere is pretty cool, was a very quiet Sat evening. Service was friendly and well-paced. My friend and I shared a Mexican Tower which was good....More

Thank Liani G
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Very Nice atmosphere. Polite & attentive staff. The first night we went there was an amazing guitarist/singer performing. Food was not so amazing. Decided to try again for breakfast a few days later. Omelette was gross. Breakfast wrap was bland. French Toast was remarkable. Wait...More

Thank Jay D
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15 December 2017|
Response from africanswan | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry, the website says it's closed on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Buiten Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 2737
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