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The Test Kitchen Restaurant

375 Albert Road | Shop 104 A / The Old Biscuit Mill, Woodstock 7925, South Africa
+27 21 447 2337
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (106 reviews)
“foie gras” (29 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (29 reviews)
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
375 Albert Road | Shop 104 A / The Old Biscuit Mill, Woodstock 7925, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

We did the wine pairing with the tasting menu which I would highly recommend. The wine plus the 2 cocktails did make me more drunk than I would normally get.. but no one forced me to drink it. Excellent food and service.

Thank mackay-7
Reviewed 2 days ago

Being lucky enough to score a booking into Africa's best restaurant, I was excited with anticipation on the night of our dinner. Once you step into their "dark room" & get taken on a journey around the world for your appetiser, the experience really turns...More

Thank Noelle C
Reviewed 2 days ago

The experience at Test Kitchen is great. You enter a dark room for your first courses and drinks and then enter a light room which is the main dining room. There we thought the food was a bit of a let down. Some courses were...More

Thank RandJSanFrancisco
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you walk into the 'Dark' room have sense that you are in for a truly memorable experience. From start to finish creativity and excellence was delivered in every dish that was served. The Light Room where you see the Chefs in action...More

Thank Grahame L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to this restaurant at the end of our stay in cape town and after eating so much amazing food at much lower prices weren't sure that this would live up to expectations. From the first mouthful we had we were blown away. As...More

Thank meridian-payne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been waiting a while for this day. Oh my goodness gracious! Wow! How exquisitely awesome this evening was! First came the dark room, with the most mouth watering snacks and the best cocktail for me was the salty version. Made with sour figs. I am...More

Thank mullchantal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had tried several times to book a table so you can imagine our delight when the concerige in our hotel said he had a table. We eagerly shot off to the Test Kitchen in great anticipation. The first part of the experience was 'the...More

1  Thank Trish M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the opportunity to eat at TTK and it was everything we expected and more. Each dish was excellent in its own way and beautifully presented with fantastic service throughout. We have been to multiple highly rated restaurants including multiple Michelin...More

Thank Kyle R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

great experience! original and fun menu. food was good especially at the bar section. Cocktails were amazing! great service.

Thank facchs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We waited with anticipation for the bookings to open to make sure we had a booking for when we visited Cape Town in a few months. We've been looking forward to it for soooo long but we were not disappointed. From the Dark Room snacks...More

Thank Riëtte B
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julio g
14 July 2017|
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Response from Simon C | Reviewed this property |
Yes when I ate there in may there was a lady dinning alone sitting at the bar
26 April 2017|
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Response from Junia A | Reviewed this property |
We paid with credit card
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Travis H
26 February 2017|
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Response from Finemaster | Reviewed this property |
For four of us, with wine pairings it took 4+ hours, it was an incredible experience, not to be rushed!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 375 Albert Road | Shop 104 A / The Old Biscuit Mill, Woodstock 7925, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Woodstock
  • Phone Number: +27 21 447 2337
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