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Jerry's Burger Bar

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123 Lower Main Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
+27 21 447 8554
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
123 Lower Main Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at Jerry's during a holiday in Cape Town - the burgers were delicious, and the whole environment was really relaxed and friendly. There was definitely no room left for dessert!

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we did not visit this particular branch, but the one in Seapoint, Cape Town. The food, drinks and service is excellent. One of the best matured stakes i have ever eaten. The service is quick, the prices are very good for the portion sizes and...More

Thank carmensU2924EM
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Young, fun and always a vibe comes to mind when i think of Jerrys, The poppers are amazing, so are the burgers and hot dogs, recommended for a pre night out warm up.

Thank hiddencapetown
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We have been to Jerry’s a few times and compare it to another burger spot in Sea Point. This time we where let down.Lusy burger which has cheese “inside”.....really! Per manager they put in 20g....we couldn’t find it.Burgers not cooked well either,aftertaste of fat. Won’t...More

Thank Sandy2350
Reviewed 15 April 2018

The French fries were so-so but the burger was hard and under-seasoned. The so-called slaw was dull. The food was served on paper on a wooden tray. Gradually the paper base became soggy and came away from the wooden tray. The waiter was charming and...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Burgers were epic, service was amazing and atmosphere was entertaining. I’m going again when I’m in Cape Town!

Thank Hana M
Reviewed 8 March 2018

A Ramen burger - seriously? The selection of different burgers is fantastic, quality is great, this will definitely become one of the places we go back to again and again. Staff are super friendly and helpful. Prices good. Interesting beers etc.

Thank utahiggs
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Jerry's does burgers and dogs right! As a displaced American, I have high expectations and this place delivers. Might not be a first date place because the food is a bit messy, but that is also what makes it so great. Fun environment with mostly...More

Thank ben_kickert
Reviewed 5 March 2018

You can always be sure of getting a great burger and a delicious draught beer at Jerry’s Burgers in Observatory. Their menu also offers other delicious choices from chicken wings, chorizo croquettes and cheese bombs to mexican bean soup, a selection of salads and ribs,...More

Thank MatthewJHB
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant a few times and each time the taste was good. There is no view but what you eat so so pleasant you don’t care. It’s great with the kids as a crowded family and friends type of gathering.

Thank arzu u
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Lower Main Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 447 8554
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Jerry's is first and foremost a burger joint. A place to meet, enjoy great food, craft beers and whiskey. Jerry’s was borne from our belief that a burger isn’t JUST a burger! We aim to provide an experience, using the freshest, best locally-sourced ingredients on a daily basis.
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