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Cheyne's Restaurant

1 Main Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 3462
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (29 reviews)
“fried milk” (13 reviews)
“beef slider” (11 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Main Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst my life revolves around food I seldom venture to restaurants. I'm lucky enough to poses the skills to cook better than most chefs and I'm married to someone who cooks 10 x better than me so we don't bother much venturing out from our...More

Thank 755wallaces
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this restaurant before, but last night we had to eat and leave. They had booked a large table of about 20 people and then another table of 8 people. This unfortunately in a small restaurant then contributes to huge noise, and we...More

Thank baren
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner at Cheyne's with a fellow chef. Just wow. The flavors explore your palate resulting in layers and profiles of happiness. Cheyne has cleverly integrated culinary methods with quality ingredients, whilst remaining true to what he aims for. Highly recommend his establishment to anyone...More

Thank Guy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the local lady recommended this restaurant. It was far from Capetown but ended up very happy and worth traveling. They serve like tapas style food with Asian/more Japanese food. OMG great fresh tasty food. This was one of the best food we had...More

1  Thank TravelProNewYork
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Fairly small intimate place in Hout Bay, on the Main Road and still often missed. Interesting cuisine and definitely a culinary experience. You need to book even during weekdays but it is worth it.

Thank Dirk L
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a great venue for a special occasion or to treat someone with an unforgettable night. The menu is wonderful, the service is great - all that's left is for you to bring your favourite people and make a night of it.

Thank alittlebirdt0ldme
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is an interesting restaurant, offering fusion, not necessarily Asian. It has a large variety of dishes, suitable for most palates and tastes. Although not on the beaten track, it is worth trying. The dishes are not too large, allowing one to try to 3...More

Thank Glen A
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the fabulous winter special, R150 for 3 dishes. Very good indeed and well worth it at the price. The chili beef was a highlight for me as was the squid. Definitely worth a visit, good beer on tap, corkage at R50 for a...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

The menu is sublime. The specials allowing for 3 dishes for R200.00 and an extra one for R50.00. The cocktails are also amazing. The kids loved the Poke Bowls. My favourite sticky wings and tuna tacos. Seriously get in there immediately you will not forget...More

Thank sarahhR1975AM
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

My absolute favorite resturant. Incredible combination of flavors and real value for money. You will not be disappointed!

Thank TiffanyMarx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Main Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 3462
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Incredible Contemporary Asian Cuisine, Cocktails and an impressive selection of wines.
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