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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
09:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Mon 09:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Went to this place after visiting the Penguins at boulders beach. Loved the seafood, wine suggestions and the view. Our waitress Ruby was excellent!

Thank Nemran2563
Knysna, South Africa
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87 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The service was outstanding, with that touch of humour that is the difference between good and outstanding service. Our food was excellent, the portion sizes large enough that we didn't need to bother with lunch. If that isn't enough, the view is amazing

Thank Jandreart
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Had a lovely paella on Thursday fish night (more like a risotto in texture than Spanish paella) but wonderful flavour. Service was good and the location perfect for a sundowner or two.

Thank Barry H
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We visited this restaurant on a Tuesday night as they have Special Steak night on a Tuesday. It was early evening and still light outside (C.T. summer) so we decided to sit out on the deck and enjoy the view of the harbour. I had the best steak I have had for a very long time, perfectly cooked and tender.... More 

Thank DurbanKingfisher
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We walked past and Pilot the business development manager booked us in for '2 for the price of 1' burger night. The service was excellent, everyone seemed energised and enthusiastic - so different from many other places in Cape Town. The food was excellent. The view over Simon's Town Harbour is stunning.

Thank Marty1510
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Very well received on old years eve. Great effort made to welcome patrons and to enhance the feeling of the festive season. However, the lamb loin chops came from Australia and the lamb walked all the way. Tough as old Goodyear tyres.

Thank PhillipToi
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77 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The seafood was delicious! Had seafood salad and husband had dorado and we will return for steak night. Our favorite spot in Simons Town. Pilot took care of us with smiles - the wait staff Kim took time to teach us some Xhosa phrases. Jason got us lined up with Uber app and Pía was all service. Two great experiences... More 

Thank amigolucy
Kansas City
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750 reviews
400 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner. The calamari starter was lightly breaded and nicely cooked; served with a nice chili sauce. We each had a steak for our mains. They were tender and properly cooked. Service was very friendly. Next time I go back I'll order calamari as my main.

Thank dixiepeach
Johannesburg, South Africa
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This group is well renowned for their good food and service. The Moroccan Lamb Kebabs on Couscous and seasonal vegetables was very good if overpriced but the special meat platter of ribs, steak and lamb chops whilst well prepared was at nearly R300 was ridiculously over priced for the size of the meat portions and served with a very ordinary... More 

Thank oliviac949
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

After 4 nights in Simon's Town, we tried the Saveur Restaurant at the Boardwalk Center. Talk about saving the best for last. This was an excellent meal for everyone in our group. Personally, I had the Gnocchi Carbonara (which was one of the daily specials) and it was very flavorful. My wife had the Gnocchi with Gorgonzola sauce which was... More 

Thank Denny L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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
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?