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Mitchell's Brewery

Brew Pub, Pizza, Pub
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Dock Road | Old Dock Master Building, Cape Town Central, South Africa
021 419 5074
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Description: Mitchell's Brewery is the oldest microbrewery in South Africa, founded in...
Mitchell's Brewery is the oldest microbrewery in South Africa, founded in 1983.We are also the only pub at The V & A Watefront, Cape Town.If you are looking for tasty homebrewed ales, great menu ( wood fired oven baked pizzas and pub grub), you have found a place in heaven.And if you are a sports fan, our plazma screens and surround sound will take you right into the action.
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great selection of beers onthe V & A

A great selection of beersis available here. The is also tfas food as well. A great place to people watch,so it can get busy!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Chris B
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

A great selection of beersis available here. The is also tfas food as well. A great place to people watch,so it can get busy!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This place was quite busy - the beer and pizza were good. The sandwiches were just okay. The service was fine.

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bournemouth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A very convenient stop on our walks to and from the V&A Waterfront enabling my husband to get his 'fix' of decent beer. We visited three times altogether, at various times during the day (not evening) and although busy we always managed to find a table outside. The various snacks we ate were perfectly acceptable pub grub - no complaints.... More 

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Drayton, null, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We had our lunch at this Public house. A live band was playing and the food and beer were excellent. Always worth a visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Stopped in for dinner and the patio was full, so we went upstairs to the non-smoking area. Frankly this is a joke, as we smelled like ashtrays when we left. The smoke is everywhere. Food is typical pub with both our meals being average. Only tried 1 beer because of the polluted atmosphere. Will not return, regardless of how good... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

It's a great pub apart from the very slow service and average food. The do however have a wide selection of beers which is good. The location is also good.

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Johannesburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Good craft beer on tap with a cosy atmosphere - stays open until mid-night. The original pub of the Waterfont

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Benoni, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This pub has an incredible atmosphere and is very popular. Finding a seat at busy times is hard. They have craft beers as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This bar has a pretty good location and was nearby to our hotel so we visited for drinks and pizza a couple of times. The pizzas are really great value! Service was always good and atmosphere was lively. It was quite busy, but we managed to find a table outside each time we went. The pub next door often has... More 

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Wicklow, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

What can I say but it's a typical pub with typical pub food. There is live music most nights what from I could see and this is your standard stuff. 2 guys playing keyboard and singing. It gets really busy, especially the outdoor area. They do show pretty much all sports games which is the reason we went there. It... More 

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Address: Dock Road | Old Dock Master Building, Cape Town Central, South Africa
Phone Number: 021 419 5074
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
Cuisine: Brew Pub, Pizza, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Dock Road | Old Dock Master Building, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: 021 419 5074

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brew Pub, Pizza, Pub

Description

Mitchell's Brewery is the oldest microbrewery in South Africa, founded in 1983.We are also the only pub at The V & A Watefront, Cape Town.If you are looking for tasty homebrewed ales, great menu ( wood fired oven baked pizzas and pub grub), you have found a place in heaven.And if you are a sports fan, our plazma screens and surround sound will take you right into the action.

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