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153 Kloof Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 426 5566
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Seafood, Steakhouse
153 Kloof Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful selection of meats, both common and uncommon. The sides and salads are very boring, though.

Thank Robyn-Lee P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have rated this as 5 out of 5. The food was great I then ordered the bill; it was R2,800 I gave a tip of R200 making the total R3,000. The waited demanded a tip of 10%, blackmailed me to add an extra...More

Thank FrazerL1990
giorgionava, Owner at Carne, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear mr Frazer thank you to bring to my attention your poor service experience ,the waiter in question is been reprimed and sospended is not a policy of the restaurant to ask for tipping but at descrizione of the client I hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive steak menu Very knowledgeable waiter - meat on display before cooking Limited starters Steak biggest flop - undercooked still nice could be better Nice food not exciting Next door menu looked better - next time The wine - 2012 Vergelegen : ready to die

Thank Aruni S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never heard of it. Not a uk cut. But can definitely recommend. Good food and pleasant place. Reasonable price too.

Thank alitravls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once more I've been for dinner. Very nice atmosphere, kind and attentive service. The best meet in town...and not only. not to forget the carne's potatoes. Consistent and reliable. A restaurant highly recommend. Well done

Thank Lionello G
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

I would say that the restaurant is good but not very good and definitely above average.We all felt the need for good red meat and Carne did not disappoint in that department.However the starters were below average - the steak tartare was bland and the...More

Thank Francis B
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

From the moment I reserved with Marco, the manager, till we arrived at the restaurant, all went smoothly. The food was very delicious (as always with Carne) and the service was great and attentive. Actually I always think that the best gauge of the quality...More

Thank inner-beauty
Reviewed 27 March 2018

As we enjoy a good steak this was an ideal restaurant for us. We chose a tomahawk steak which was perfectly cooked and presented, accompanied by a Springfield Cabernet Sauvignon. For meat lovers this is paradise.

Thank Tony_Eileen
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We visited in recommendation from our hotel. The service from the staff was warm and friendly. The menu nice and simple. The quality of the meat and the way it was presented was excellent. The wine collection is solid. A great meal.

Thank Guediver
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Nice and cosy place awwsome meat grilled to perfection. Great winelist good staff. Reservation recommended since it is quite packed during dinner time. A little loud, but you can still talk to your party.

Thank frank s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 Kloof Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 426 5566
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