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Belthazar Restaurant and Wine Bar

Shop 153, Lower Level Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront Entrance 4, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 3753
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (898 reviews)
“onion blossom” (33 reviews)
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Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Wine Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Shop 153, Lower Level Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront Entrance 4, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Belthazar Restaurant and Wine Bar
1. Best Steaks
"fillet steak was incredible! Literally one of best steaks I've had"
SJKcat
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2. Mozambican Shellfish
"Must recommend the Giant Tiger Prawns as exquisite."
LittleRicky
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3. Biggest Wine by the Glass Bar
"it has the largest number of wines by the glass in the world!"
cowanelliot
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Brilliant food be it meat, fish or a simple burger in a very beautiful location. Superb service our waitress Savannah was a delight will definitely be returning.

Thank Allan H
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This is possibly the best restaurant on the V&A waterfront. It's worth a visit just to read the wine list-apparently it has the largest number of wines by the glass in the world! Food was succulent with excellent customer service. Will be coming back here...More

1  Thank cowanelliot
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Belthazar Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Dear Elliot, thank you for the great review you posted on Trip Advisor. We really appreciate it and we look forward to your next visit to the V&A too. Kind Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great meal with excellent service and lovely wine. Right on the waterfront, with lovely views over the harbour at night. We were in the outside section which was a bit windy but there was a roof, heaters and there were plenty of...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic place for meat and fish. We also love the place as they have a great selection of wine by the glass and the sommelier is always there to recommend a wine that suits your food. The location is great as well but you'd better...More

Thank delongx
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful service views of Table Mountain and marina..had the prawn starter the Lamb riblets portion size huge, wine list extensive,really worth a visit you won’t be let down. The views while eating are amazing the staff just make the whole experience worthwhile.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good food and prices reasonable especially for overseas visitors Steaks are good value Always busy but sure to get table inside if not outside

Thank CrisW01
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Belthazar Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear CrisW, thank you for posting your Trip Advisor review. We appreciate it and look forward to your next visit. Kind Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 3 days ago

Good food and service very extensive menu and good location on the waterfront Very good atmosphere and lively

Thank GeorgeHarrogate
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Belthazar Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear George, thank you for your Trip Advisor review. We appreciate it and look forward to you joining us again soon. Kind Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I had lunch ( different salads ) on Sunday 18th Feb and would have no hesitation in recommending this restaurant. We sat outside but the inside is very stylish and the facilities are also spotless. Our waiter was Gulver and he was...More

Thank IGB2013
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Belthazar Restaurant and Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear IGB, thank you for posting your Trip Advisor review. We appreciate it and we look forward to you joining us again soon. Kind Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’ve eaten at this restaurant many times and also make a point of eating there when in Cape Town. This time service was terrible. My salad was off, tomatoes tasted mouldy as did some of the greens. Kingklip was Ok but not exceptional. I doubt...More

Thank Jan8134
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Let’s start with the positive. We had a great table looking out over the Waterfront and table mountain. From our table we watched the cloud roll in over the top of table. A wonderful view I will never forget. We had gone there for the...More

Thank Coombe99
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jennifermarie709
26 September 2017|
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Response from Andrew H | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, no we don't have a dress code, however, swimming trunks, and very casual wear will be out of place, as most guests do dress up a little. Be prepared that if you do sit outside, even though we do have heaters... More
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871edieh
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Sorry Steak not Steal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 153, Lower Level Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront Entrance 4, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 3753
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Description
Welcome to Belthazar, a veritable theatre of fine food and wine on the cutting-edge of "shoppertainment". A multi-purpose restaurant, grill, wine bar and gourmet home accessory shop, Belthazar brings a chic new concept in the culinary arts to Cape Town.Belthazar is the realization of a lifelong passion for wine shared by the Belthazar team. Their vision was to create the largest "wine by the glass" wine bar in the world. Experienced sommeliers expertly serve up to 250 of the Cape's finest wines by the glass and advise customers on a wine-list of up to 600 fine wines and sought-after rare vintages.Indulge your palate. Belthazar is so much more than good food and wine. Indulge in the best - from the world's finest wine glasses and revolutionary wine technology to the slick service, superb aged Karan beef, export quality Mozambican shellfish and the freshest South African seafood. We invite you to indulge in the grand finale - a platter of boutique South African cheeses perfectly paired with a selection of Cape port wines...
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