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Saveur Restaurant

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Shop WC2A Simon's Town Boardwalk Centre, Wharf Street | Simon's Town Boardwalk Centre, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 1919
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Mon 09:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Romford
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520 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Popped in here for a quick drink whilst visiting Simons Town. Nice views over the harbour. I had a couple of bottles of blond bombshell which were very nice. Received good service during our brief visit.

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Thank Rojo447
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

After a troubling visit to Joburg, I was enlightened by the presence of chef Patrick and his team. They concocted savory dishes meddling cuisines of perfection. I'm a real foodie and travel the world looking for originality. Today I found it at Saveur! I highly recommend this restaurant and its staff to comfort your palette with its traditional and exotic... More 

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Thank Richard S
dublin
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99 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We were passing through Simonstown today and had lunch in this very nice restaurant. There is very little remarkable about the premises, but the welcome and quality of the food is remarkable. We had the large prawns and a glass of wine each. Everything was perfect. Pia the young South African who looked after us was excellent. Thoroughly recommended for... More 

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Thank voyager067
Cape Town
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87 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

It's the first time in a while that I have seen the front of house staff working together as a team. Not once did I hear the words 'let me call your waiter' - when we asked for something, it was sorted by the person we asked. And promptly with a smile. A real treat. The restaurant decor is not... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We had an evening meal on Saturday. We'd booked a very nice table overlooking the harbour. That was pleasant but the meal was not. The specials board had fresh caught fish of the day, dorado, with a medley of veg. When it arrived the fish was overcooked and dry and the medley consisted of various colours of heritage carrots which... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure whether Webster is high on life and/or his job. I don't remember the last time I met a friendlier waiter more determined to ensure that EVERYTHING was to or liking. As to the food, can't fault it in anyway.some of us had the special seafood platter on offer, which included probably the tenderest calamari I've ever eaten.... More 

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Thank misi01
Devizes, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Four friends ate here after a long day at the Cape. We were warmly welcomed and the service remained efficient and pleasant throughout the evening - thanks Ruby! Between us we enjoyed the seafood paella, sirloin steaks and a rack of ribs. The onion rings were particularly wonderful as was the recommended rose wine. Only one of our party could... More 

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Thank Margaret1917
Brighton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The food is good and the manager we saw brilliant but the star of the show is Pilot Someone give him the job he deserves. He should be running someone's business. His customer service skills are top class You can't teach this...it's in his dnaSomeone somewhere snap him up

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

visited tonight after reading reviews. was meet by Pilot who explained what was available. had seafood paella which was good. hubby then ordered a don pedro-when it arrived it was so watery-we advised Pilot who called the manager. He advised that his ice cream had melted-he apologised and walked off. -did not offer a replacement! We advised Pilot who again... More 

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Thank easyjettraveller
Belfast, United Kingdom
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248 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

During the crazy New Year's tourist season we turned up late one evening with no booking. Front of house team couldn't have been more welcoming, we were served a drink and given a seat at the bar to wait for the next available table. The restaurant was crazy busy at the end of a long day. Several items on the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop WC2A Simon's Town Boardwalk Centre, Wharf Street | Simon's Town Boardwalk Centre, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Simon's Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 1919
Description
Saveur Restaurant Group is a modern, European style restaurant group, making quality food and service accessible to the local market in a comfortable, contemporary setting. We are responsible corporate citizens with a commitment to our environment and the community.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?