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La Perla

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Beach Road, Sea Point, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“pasta” (65 reviews)
“tagliata” (7 reviews)
“carpaccio” (8 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Beach Road, Sea Point, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Dropped by for a casual lunch and it was noticeable that even though we had lunch much later than we usually do, the place was doing some pretty terrific business, especially outside where the views over the sea were great. I ordered the pancetta but...More

Thank nwmindra
Reviewed 5 days ago

this is a restorant where i was able to eat the first time in 2014 and it was something very very very excellent,i went to eat there on march 2017 hmmmm something less,what a pity,you can still eat well but.....it changed

Thank aureliolorusso
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had bad experience years ago with this restaurant and wanted to give an "other try" and visited it in January and February. The staff was smiling, courteous and effective.. we had "carpoccio" 1 beef the other 1 salmon and both were very good.. Perfect...More

Thank JCTParis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just leaving this restaurant. terrible experience. The products are mostly frozen and taste like bad quality stuff. (the worst being industrial imported tomatoes, cheap mozza and canned olive) The service is purely disorganized (the starter arrived on the table with the main dishes). We had...More

1  Thank fruta35
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our favorite restaurants in Cape Town. Year after year the food and service remain world class! The waiters are in a class of there own- professional, friendly and attentive. The menu is superb. A must visit if in the Cape!

Thank JemimaRoss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Perla is very nicely furnished and has great athmospher inside and outside. The food is a bit more expensive than somewhere else, but when sitting on the restaurant terrace, you don’t mind few exra rands. I took sole but unfortunately it was not so...More

Thank Rita T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been making the long trip from the states to Cape Town for 20 years, and rarely miss having a dinner at La Perla. The setting is a delight, especially in summer when you can sit outside. The food is slightly expensive for Cape...More

Thank MARKL55_55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shared a NYE dinner with my wife and loved every minute - despite the brief rain! We sat outside and loved the entire meal - the food was great, especially the bread! Staff were so friendly and kindly have us free drinks. Definitely go back...More

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I sat out side and watched the sun set with a mojito and some very nice sea food. There are three seating options, one in the main restaurant, more of a dress up night, the second is out side and far more casual and third...More

Thank stuartr975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is delicious. Price is high. Recommend as treat, special occasion, a celebration. Staff are fast & efficient . Lovely atmosphere & position across the beach.

Thank Kumpat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, Sea Point, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
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