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The Butcher Shop and Grill

125 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 434 0813
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (230 reviews)
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“t bone” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
125 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We both had fillet steak and it was cooked to perfection. Friendly staff. Reasonably priced. Extensive menu.

Thank swb84
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was not the "wow" experience which I expected. Judging from the outside and by the interior of this restaurant, I honestly believed we were in for a treat. It is a beautiful restaurant, but that was where the wow factor stopped for me. My...More

Thank AnnaliK2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was actually good but got ruined by the waiters They thought that it was ok at 22:30 at night to start picking and fixing all the tables while we were having our dinner because the restaurant had only three parties left of a...More

Thank Stathis Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like meat, this is the place to go. But I don’t mean that in a caveman sense, the restaurant is well laid out, with a full menu and an extensive wine list. If you go for an early evening dinner, they’ll throw the...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is lovely. The food was wonderful (I had a fillet steak and chips). The view of the ocean (from some tables) is beautiful and the staff were helpful and pleasant.

Thank CatrionaE22
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

What a find. This place is amazing - the food, the wine, the service and the ambiance! For what it is, it was so reasonable 220 RAND (about £13) for the best rump teak I’ve ever tasted. Take a taxi here... you won’t regret it!

Thank Nerys B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We pre booked for our first night in Cape Town for 7 people, From the minute we walked in we where greeted by the fantastic, friendly staff, they talked us through the process of choosing your cut from the butcher and then ordering how you...More

Thank cjrach0803
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

If had the time i would have tried the entire menu!! Dined in 2 times in a week time!! Tried the ribe, sausage, salades, sea food platter, wine, ... it was mouthwatering tasty, the right cooking, temperature , ... when you are there try to...More

Thank Carine F
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We came here as my husband has been to a similar one in Africa We had the full experience of picking our own cut from the butcher then going to the cellar and choosing our wine. Remember if you want the experience you must pay...More

Thank kez67eade
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Dined here twice in 3 days, the bone in Rib cut was amazing, service great and spinach to die for, definitely put this on you list of steak restaurants to visit.

Thank Martin A
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Response from Grant T | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can!! Lovely wines go sale!!
michele s
30 March 2016|
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Response from Susan J | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable price for the best steak ever. We have had the ribeye and the fillet both good. Wine is excellent and exclusive to the restaurant. We get t the bus there Nd taxi back into Cape Town. The restaurant will call... More
22 February 2016|
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Response from Susan J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, outside dining when the weather permits. No you can't see the sunset but it's easy to see across the road before dining
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Beach Road | Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 434 0813
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