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Rhodes Memorial Restaurant & Tea Garden

Rhodes Memorial, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: African
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: +27216870000 jlyon.rhodes@yahoo.com
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English first
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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54 reviews 54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This place is back on it's feet again. We went for breakfast which was generous and arrived pretty quickly. Do not expect 5 star food and you will not be disappointed - I would not hesitate to bring people here for lunch.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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105 reviews 105 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The views are wonderful, as are many in Cape Town, but the tree shaded gently breezy setting is particularly lovely. Whatever you think of the old imperialist, his monument is worth a visit. Light lunch food was tasty, and extremely quick to arrive - we were a group of 5 people with 3 different food choices. Service was pleasant and... More 

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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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58 reviews 58 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Our snacks were well prepared in good time and presented by friendly staff who went out of their way to ensure we had a great view. Great value for money and lovely open air venue (ideal for dry weather!). Some people might find the upper bench seats a bit hard but normal smaller tables on the lower level have more... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We had a wonderful lunch at the Rhodes Memorial Restaurant. It was a farewell lunch for family flying home to London. Everyone enjoyed their lunch whatever it was. We had chili, ostrich burgers, smoked salmon cakes, fish cakes, Mediterranean platter, Greek salad & beef baguette. The chips (fries) were also hugely enjoyed. But the piece de resistance was the view... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Great views, friendly staff. Had brunch, food was good, large portions which justified the higher than average prices for breakfast and good choice . Service was a bit slow but friendliness made up for that. Fantastic views , so even if you are not hungry come up and visit the memorial and walk on the mountain , free fun like... More 

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Paarl
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Relaxing place for afternoon tea. Lemon meringue and Apple crumble very good - large portions (for which you pay). Small playground for children.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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311 reviews 311 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

We stopped at Rhodes Memorial on our way into Cape Town from the airport. It has fabulous views of Cape Town and over to the winelands and we were there on a beautifully sunny day without any wind! We just popped in here as we needed a perk me up coffee and a snack to keep us going. The coffee... More 

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Johannesburg
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128 reviews 128 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We had lunch. My wife had the smoked chicken salad and I had the prego roll, egg and chips. With the exception of the chips the food was very good (the chips were at best average).The service was friendly and efficient. Will visit again, mainly due to the lovely setting and view.

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Rosmalen, The Netherlands
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We visited the Kistenbosch gardens and had lunch at the Rhodes Memorial Restaurant and Tea Garden to avoid the large groups of visitors. We were seated outside under the pine trees. Nice venue with spectacular views of the Table Bay and the Cape flats. Service is good and efficient, the food is excellent ( we tried the calimari steak )... More 

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Sandton, South Africa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We were visiting CT to support my daughter on a sports tour and chose this venue to celebrate her success and the end of the tournament. Outstanding view (not looking onto a car park like many Jhb restaurants), very efficient service, good selection of specials. My fillet of hake and mash was superb, daughters steak burger was above average, wife's... More 

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Additional Information about Rhodes Memorial Restaurant & Tea Garden

Address: Rhodes Memorial, Cape Town Central, South Africa
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: African

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