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V & A Waterfront | Shop 7216A, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 1037
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (26 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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V & A Waterfront | Shop 7216A, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing little Gem! My husband and I decide to join for Dinner for the first time as it is the only Kove collection restaurant we have not been too. The atmosphere was fantastic, food was great, we were served by Mackson and the Manager Stanton's...More

Thank grady28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good dinner great server, sumtous desserts. Good view of ocean and ideal for a sunset dinner. The owners have several local restaurants so visit them allMore

Thank Maurice T
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your complementary review of your recent visit to Dalliance. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back soon. Kind regards, Dalliance...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

My wife and I joined four other women for our tour group and had a Fantastically Lively Dinner of drinks and locally flavored fish and libations. Our Server was Hector and he did an adminrable job of explaining all of the different dishes to us...More

Thank Ghostrainchaser
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for the feedback and return visit to Dalliance! We appreciate the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Our taste buds were treated to so many interesting flavours. Blessing served us well and the Manager made sure everything came along in time for us to get to the theatre. This is another in the chain of the Cove restaurants and well worth a...More

Thank Rockybb123
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for the feedback of your visit to Dalliance! We appreciate the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

I am taken aback by my experience I had this evening at Dalliance. I came in for a quick bite and drink to end off my day at the Waterfront, and got more than I bargained for. Firstly, the view of the ocean was breathtaking...More

Thank Chevy L
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for the feedback of your visit to Dalliance! We appreciate the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic experience. The management (Standton) was not only professional but very welcoming. My waiter, Blessing, was very attentive to my needs in terms of food and wine. Watching the sunset was definitely one of my favorite parts during my meal. Would certainly recommend...More

Thank Raul78T
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for the feedback of your visit to Dalliance! We appreciate the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of being taken here for a birthday. Seafood was superb and the oysters naturale from Knysna were the best I’ve ever had in the world! Views to die for, local Rose to delight you and you’ll miss your flight like we did!...More

Thank Lee T
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for the feedback of your visit to Dalliance! We appreciate the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Definitely a place I would recommend for anyone visiting V&A Waterfront. Not only is the food spectacular, but the service is top of the range. My waiter, Noni, was patient and polite. She gave a few suggestions of wines that would compliment my meal. Standton,...More

Thank Nolene S
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thank you so much for complementary review of your recent visit to Dalliance. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. We will be sure to share the review with Noni and Standton. Glad that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 24 January 2018

Housed within the very busy V&A waterfront shopping 1st floor, this is a good spot to rest and look over to Robbin Island and the harbour entrance. Food menu is simple to grasp as it has 'sharing plates' like tapas and main courses for a...More

Thank AlD134634
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thank you so much for complementary review of your recent visit to Dalliance. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back soon. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017

If you are searching for a nice restaurant away from the bustling Waterfront then this establishment is a delight. Located on the first floor of the mall it is positioned facing Granger Bay and the beautiful ocean. Food runs on the Tapas theme but is...More

Thank Andrew B
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Dalliance, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you so much for complementary review of your recent visit to Dalliance. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to have you back soon. Kind regards,...More

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Response from Lee T | Reviewed this property |
Check out the website pdf/Daliance-Winter-Food-Menu-2018.pdf You will not be disappointed I promise you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: V & A Waterfront | Shop 7216A, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 1037
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Description
WELCOME TO THE DALLIANCE In the heart of the V&A Waterfront's golden mile is Dalliance, Cape Town's freshest authentic urban eatery. Flanked by the Atlantic Ocean on one side, a bustling kitchen at its heart and shoppers browsing on the other, this spot has it all. Frantic yet sophisticated, absorbing yet chilled out, let the cool chaos engulf you. Oyster shucking, raw juice making, craft beer pouring... there is so much to take in. The decor is chic, simple and considered; industrial meets library, in duck egg blue, copper and wood. Sit back, relax and allow the upbeat jazz to wash over you while the laid-back staff wow you with their gutsy sharing plates, lovely local wine by the glass and stellar cocktails.
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