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Beefcakes Burger Bar

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40 Somerset Road | Sovereign Quay, Greenpoint, Cape Town Central, South Africa
021 425 9019
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Bingo

Highly recommend bingo on a Tuesday night. Heaps of fun and great burgers. Wish the bingo was a little bit longer but such a fun evening.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Highly recommend bingo on a Tuesday night. Heaps of fun and great burgers. Wish the bingo was a little bit longer but such a fun evening.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Spent many hours at this fantastic burger bar to celebrate pre wedding festivities. Great staff and great theme. Make sure you try the liquid Cocaine drinks

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mykonos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

beefcakes is a great spot for early drinks and a very decent dinner. if u dont mind being among dozens of girls celebrating birthdays or bachelorette of course. started as a gay only spot became the favourite place for the female crowd due to the very beautiful employees who after a certain point take their tops off. Really good drug... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

For a Tuesday night it was quiet if you were not in the hen party. The area is not bad down the street is another gay bar. check it out

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

A friend had her hen party at Beefcakes the other evening, there were twenty-five of us.. We all paid for our meal and the show in advance, a R260 a head, and drinks were to be paid for individually at the bar. The food was extremely disappointing, only a small dry burger each with very inadequate bowls of toppings supplied... More 

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Ape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This is a good nit out where all the young and trendy go to show off there bods, it's the happening place.... A mixed gay straight crowd so don't go if thats a problem... Lots of bear skin... The food is poor at best but that's not what you go for...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Had my 45th birthday party there on Wednesday evening. Had a absolutely fabulous evening. Read some reviews that to many hen parties and too many women!! So much for equality..... We were a group of slightly older gay men but we had a great time. The Drag show Mary Scary was on fire with the whole room, included everyone in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We went to Beefcakes for my bachelorette party and we had an absolute blast! There was some confusion about our reservation when we arrived, but the manager quickly & efficiently sorted it out & even brought us a round of shots to apologise. We got the package which included a burger, a punch jug & a round of shooters. The... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I got a to-go sampler platter of nachos, jalapeno poppers and a few other things. All took a long time to cook and still managed to be soggy. Our hotel was practically next door, so it's not like it was transport time...everything tasted as if it been sitting in a steaming to-go box for a long time when I know... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great atmosphere - Burgers amazing and service the best. Love the themes around special occasions - like Halloween.

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  • Address: 40 Somerset Road | Sovereign Quay, Greenpoint, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: 021 425 9019

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  • Cuisine: American

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