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30 Main Road | two blocks from beach, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Ranked #12 of 42 restaurants in Hout Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Spiro's in Hout Bay is the ideal restaurant if you're looking for traditional, authentic Greek food made with love and care.There are al fresco dining areas on the patio in front of the restaurant and in the paved, enclosed courtyard with bar.
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112 reviews from our community

81% Recommend
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English first
Cape Town Central, South Africa
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I can always look forward to visiting Spiro's. Friendly staff greet you as they show you to your table and if you know what you want, your drinks get served very promptly. This is a very cheerful and happy place to spend an evening and don't be surprised if the music gets turned up and someone decides they want to... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I noticed the "tripadvisor certificate of excellence" framed on the wall in Spiros, so I decided to come and have a look at the reviews. Clearly, most people have had a far better experience than I had last night. Apart from the disinterested waiter (failed to provide us with enough cutlery or napkins, didn't ask if we had enjoyed our... More

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Cape Town
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Last week, I went to Spiro's, upon recommendations from a couple of friends. I must say that we came away having had a thoroughly pleasant evening. From the time that we parked just outside the restaurant and were welcomed at the gate, by cheerful staff saying "Welcome to Spiro's", to going inside and giving the name under which we had... More

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great atmosphere and wide variety of Greek dishes on offer. Lively, busy place which many locals frequent. We enjoyed the meze as starters and then went for the lamb as main. All well prepared and presented. Worth a visit

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Harare, Zimbabwe
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

Marvelous mezze. The chicken livers were some of the nicest I've ever had. They have a whole room full of stuff to keep kids entertained and a lady to keep an eye. Highly recommended.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We love Spiro's meze platters - the best way to sample all of the finest Greek treats on offer :) Well worth a visit! Be sure to request a table a little away from the kiddies' area if you don't want to be disturbed by the happy noises.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

Good steak, and good stuffed calamari. We also had a great waitress with a sense of humor. Spent the whole afternoon there not feeling rushed out. Kiddie friendly, although we never had any. The most amazing baklava cheese cake, to die for. We will go back. It's casual and laid back, so u can relax. Thx

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Our final night in Hout Bay was completed with a tasty well cooked take away meal from Spiros. Tasty, hot and plentiful. Traditionally Greek tasting and looking. Wonderful. Great prices. Generous portions.

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We had lunch here after reading good reviews especially with regard to a separate playroom for children.Service was friendly but some small mistakes made.Chicken liver starter was good as was the Kleftico.This is very much a no frills place with a cafe type ambiance rather than a restaurant.The child's playroom has a tv showing cartoons and lots of clothes for... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Very casual Greek style resturant but the service was attentive and the food delicious. Wonderful value for money as well. This restaurant will definitely be included in our next visit to Hout Bay.

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