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Savoy Cabbage Restaurant

101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 2626
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tomato tart” (44 reviews)
“loin” (24 reviews)
“lamb” (50 reviews)
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African, European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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31 - 40 of 876 reviews

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Wow! What a wonderful experience! Dinner on a Saturday night turned out to be the best of our stay in South Africa. Our waitress was both knowledgeable and fun to discuss the different courses with, and we ended up going for the Beetroot Salad and...More

2  Thank Sverre M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Ambience very good. Our waitress was excellent. My starter was excellent but the main course was dreadful.. I left about half of it on my plate. The waitress asked if I needed a doggie bag which I declined. She picked up that I wasn't happy...More

Thank Gerald P
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Savoy Cabbage is an old favourite and quality standards are rigorously sustained. The restaurant - located on the edge of Cape Town CBD, has lots of 'old Cape' character in their building- which has almost gone from the new and strident city. Great cooking, service,...More

1  Thank Petrus136
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was our second time eating here, the first was 3 years ago when it was recommended to us by our very high end hotel. This second time did not disappoint with good vegetarian options and several excellent meat options including zebra and wildebeest. The...More

1  Thank Gillette17
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We had one of our best meals here. The service was excellent and the good wasm memorable. I had the best meal at our table. Springbok appetizer and the special warthog. We had a delightful wait staff who helped make our evening memorable. I wish...More

1  Thank helenbrum
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This was a great recommendation. Quirky warehouse style restaurant with great vegetarian options. The tomato tart, simple yet perfectly executed is a must. Excellent, knowledgable staff and great atmosphere

1  Thank NEG1977
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Our party of four explored the menu. We had the tomato tart starter -- excellent execution. The chicken livers -- delectable. For mains, our table ordered the impala, sweebreads, lamb and santer. All were better than very good. All were excellent. We could not have...More

1  Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Our experience at Savoy Cabbage began at the door with a pleasant greeting and welcome. Shown upstairs, our server appeared instantly and continued to be in the right place at the right time through out our meal. She made suggestions for starters and mains that...More

1  Thank Travelingspud
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We decided to skip out on the Jazz Festival one night to enjoy a nice romantic dinner together at Savoy Cabbage. It was a delightful experience! The staff was incredibly warm and welcoming. We had a bottle of the fabulous Cape Guild Winemakers Reserve (only...More

2  Thank mingfatsai
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

From being greeted warmly at the door to the indulgent waiters who answered every question we had, this was a truly memorable meal. The food changes regularly to accommodate the availability of fresh ingredients and it makes for amazing combinations that is well presented. Our...More

1  Thank williamjwillis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 2626
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy creative contemporary cooking in a visually exciting venue. With its historic Table Mountain stone and old brick that dates back to the 18th century, architect Leon Saven's design is complemented by glass, concrete and exposed ducting. Cabbage motif chandeliers and salt dishes, fine table appointments and impeccable service reflect outstanding attention to detail. The menu alters daily, using the freshest local produce and combines unusual flavours to excite the palate of the discerning diner. Free range organic and ethically sourced ingredients. Allergies catered for. A boutique wine list which is very reasonably priced.
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