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The Test Kitchen

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” (128 reviews)
“foie gras” (38 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (35 reviews)
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
375 Albert Road | Shop 104 A / The Old Biscuit Mill, Woodstock 7925, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having heard so much about TTK I asked the concierge at Cape Grace Hotel, where we were staying, to try to get us a table - which they did. We were shown into the Dark Room where we were to have canape's and cocktails. I...More

1  Thank Claudia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was it worth waking up a 3am to get a reservation? Absolutely! Very delicious drinks in the dark room. There were a few misses on the tapas, but that is the nature of small plates. At my age, thank goodness for cell phone flashlights because...More

1  Thank Mark K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started in the black room. All starters where served from a map tour ( different countries ) In the white room the taste meny was 8 dishes. Superb wine package and food. Loved ❤️💕 it

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I want very much to be able to write a great review about TTK.. However, a couple of days after eating there, what mostly remains in my memory is the theatre. Shades of The Fat Duck in Bray without really delivering on the food front....More

1  Thank jenny1794
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried to get a reservation 3 months in advance and were put on a waitlist - we cleared the same day (!). As many have mentioned the first part of the dining experience is in a dimly lit room, sitting on comfortable chairs/sofa. The...More

1  Thank JZ16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an experience!!!!!!!!! TTK is worth everything!!!! Great food, great people, great service! Definitely recommend you the seats at the kitchen bar - so nice to watch the cooks doing their work and sometimes you can even talk with them :) Also the tea pairing...More

Thank m k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two days prior we dined at Luke Dale Roberts, sister restaurant to Test Kitchen in the Saxon Hotel in Johannesburg. The meal was so outstanding we said we must eat in Test Kitchen. We were excited to be able to obtain a reservation . The...More

1  Thank Stanley G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of eating here after getting a reservation three months ago. It was the highlight of our trip to Cape Town. Impeccable in every way, from service to food to wines. It is as close to perfection as possible.

Thank bicoastalduo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Experience food as you never have before. The combinations are spectacular and the tastes are very unique. Worthwhile experience

Thank Daniel v
Reviewed 5 December 2017

First.....Thank you, thank you, thank you – it’s an amazing experience! After trying unsuccessfully to book a table on-line over 3 months in advanced we managed to score a table by sheer tenacity and by turning up the day before and begging for a seating!...More

Thank Nick M
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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

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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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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