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Beluga Restaurant

70 Prestwich St | The Foundry, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 418 2948
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (605 reviews)
“dim sum” (131 reviews)
“beignets” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
70 Prestwich St | The Foundry, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Beluga Restaurant
1. Mouth-watering Dishes
"Best tuna I've ever had"
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2. Great, Professional Service.
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3. Atmosphere
"atmosphere and the food is really good"
See reviews that mention sit outside
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We've eaten a couple of times at Beluga recently and have enjoyed the food but been disappointed each time by the staff. It's not a welcoming place to visit and the staff are just not friendly. Both times we have left feeling rather depressed. It's...More

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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all the location is really nice! The staff is super friendly and helpful in terms of good recommendations - so if you can’t cope with the choice of foods or wines just ask for their advice or let their sommelier come to your...More

Thank LissyLpSun
Reviewed 4 days ago

The one place in Cape Town i always visit for their great presentation and food... well let's just say you'll be welcomed with a red carpet and beautiful ladies who'll escort you to your table. The waiters are quite good at remembering what you order...More

Thank Louis M
Reviewed 6 days ago

took my family and friends for dinner to beluga to celebrate my husbands birthday. the waiters were extremely friendly and knowledgable. our waiter was very attentive and even recommended really good wines as the list was long and we were undecided. the food was really...More

Thank wonitap
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is huge and loud. we were a group of 5 and had fish which was fresh but not prepared as well as in other restaurants of the same category. service was friendly but slowMore

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BelugaRestaurantCPT, General Manager at Beluga Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good Day, At Beluga, we appreciate all the feedback we can get. We are a 350-seater restaurant and most weekends we are full to capacity. The ambience of the restaurant can be noisy due to the fact we are situated in a century old building....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great service and delicious food, the four of us enjoyed our meal. Funky area not far from the V&A. Big menu, loads of seafood but I really enjoyed the crispy duck.

Thank Jet_Oz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beluga has always been a great place that myself and my boyfriend go to for supper or a late lunch. Their beignets and dim sums are to die for! However, their overall service and hygiene has somewhat decreased in standards in the last couple of...More

Thank Dana d
Reviewed 1 week ago

After sampling Beluga in Durban with a bit of dissapointment i decided to try the Cape Town original. For appetizers i sampled the Asian Salad and Springbok Carpaccio, followed by a plate of various sushi. While the appetizers were just ok, i felt the sushi...More

Thank Danesan M
BelugaRestaurantCPT, General Manager at Beluga Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good Day Danesan We at Beluga appreciate all feedback we can get. The Caviar Group split up a few years ago, therefore all Beluga restaurants are under different ownership. We apologise for the unsatisfactory meal you experienced at Beluga and we will be hosting a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went out for dinner for our anniversary. We made the reservation online and when doing so you are asked if you want to be seated inside or out, we chose outside, upon arrival we were asked if we were still happy to be outside...More

Thank Lauren J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Early Saturday evening with the family. We opted for a table on the terrace to enjoy the amazing evening. Made the unfortunate to accept a table close to the speaker. Unfortunately despite our numerous requests, we had to try to maintain conversation and enjoy our...More

Thank Yves G
BelugaRestaurantCPT, General Manager at Beluga Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good Day Yves, At Beluga, we appreciate all feedback we can get. It helps us to ensure that we give the best possible experience to our clients every time. We apologize for your experience on Saturday evening and will be looking into your complaint with...More

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Questions & Answers
10 November 2015|
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Response from Pete K | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what the question is. My experience was excellent, and none of the three of us had any problems with our food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Prestwich St | The Foundry, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 2948
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