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Savoy Cabbage

101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 2626
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tomato tart” (49 reviews)
“loin” (27 reviews)
“lamb” (52 reviews)
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African, European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Since years we are frequently guests in "Savoy Cabbage", the menu is great, the Service very friendly and the whole atmosphere is inviting and inspiring. As the "Signature Dish", the tomato tart is not in offer at the moment - the tomatos are not tasty...More

Thank mundmmuc2016
Reviewed 22 November 2017

went there for dinner with friends and it was overall a pleasant experience. The ambiance of the restaurant is intimate and the service was generally efficient and friendly. Food quality is good and creative with an interesting selection of game meat, great cheese souffle and...More

Thank Nim-ra1
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Innovative and tasty food, great staff and service. Had a wonderful dinner there with my friends. Would highly recommend it. The duck and lamb and the créme brule were our favourites!

Thank Nanna S
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Located downtown, this unassuming restaurant is larger than its frontage suggests. Menu changes daily dependant on season/ingredients. Modern/eclectic food with friendly but not overpowering service, portion size just right, ordered us a cab back to our hotel. Don't like the bars at the windows or...More

Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We really just stumbled upon the Savoy and not having any expectations, and being open minded really is a great premise for a positive experience. We were lucky enough to get a table right away on a thursday night. The waiter was very attentive to...More

Thank Jean-Paul D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We ate at the Savoy Cabbage our first night in Cape Town based on the reviews on TripAdvisor and it didn't disappoint. We found the staff friendly and helpful, I love open kitchens, and the food and wine were superb. Please consider giving them a...More

2  Thank Karl L
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Very cosy atmosphere in this restaurant. Unlike all the noisy restaurants in this town, this restaurant understand the value of a soft background sound and no televisions. The food is very good and they have an excellent coice of wines. I appreciated the recommendations of...More

1  Thank Dimitri381
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Faultless. Great service. Impeccable food. Brilliant wine. Our waiter was brilliant and knowledgeable about the history of the building in which the restaurant is set. Fantastic local produce and an extensive wine list. You should eat here if visiting Cape Town.

1  Thank dat9517
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We were impressed by the high level of service and the quality of the food. Our waiter was able to advise very well on wine and food pairing. It's not often in Cape Town to have a staff member that actually tasted the wines and...More

1  Thank Florent G
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Had just an awesome evening and a fantastic meal accompanied by exceptionally fine wines. I really appreciated the NON DISTELL wine list. it was an absolute breath of fresh air. WELL DONE SAVOY!!! The staff were courteous and very well informed.

Thank RicotheGreat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
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
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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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