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30 Main Road | two blocks from beach, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
021-791-3897
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Spiro's in Hout Bay is the ideal restaurant if you're looking for...
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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  • 75
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Out and about #birthdayparty

went to a birthday party at Spiro's. Really enjoyed the way the staff went crazy breaking the plates - at first you think "what the heck is going on here", then you realise it's all part of the fun and vibe. The food offered was canapés, so can only comment on that. it wasn't great but it was nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
warendse
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Cape Town, South Africa
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
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Ceres
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

I had the chicken Souvlaki and my wife the Kleftiko (Lamb shanks, feta, herbs, tomatoes and roast potatoes). Both meals were excellent. We normally share, the chicken was super soft and the lamb shank fell off the bone.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

went to a birthday party at Spiro's. Really enjoyed the way the staff went crazy breaking the plates - at first you think "what the heck is going on here", then you realise it's all part of the fun and vibe. The food offered was canapés, so can only comment on that. it wasn't great but it was nice for... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This is a Greek restaurant . My wife and me head our 36 anniversary at this restaurant . it was a family evening so we had our grandson (4 years ) they have a great under supervision play room ,so he could play and we could eat . the food is yummy and plenty of it , the service was... More 

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Hout Bay, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We're big fans of Greek food, and Spiro's doesn't disappoint. The starter dips are very good, esp the hummus and aubergine dips. The gyros are great. Have had several of the pasta dishes also, never disappointed. If you have kids, there's a perfect play room and outdoor swings area. This is probably the best restaurant in Hout Bay for kids.... More 

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Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Traditional Greek food served with honesty and heart. Excellent for those with small children to be kept occupied whilst you glug your wine. Love the concept of no corkage on the 1st bottle and then only R50...it helps keep the bill down. Starters go for the Halloumi cheese - properly cooked. Lamb chops are amazing as is the lamb Gyro... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

No better place to eat on a cold Monday, with the wood stove burning and a hell of a deal on one of the largest steaks I've ever seen. If you are in Hout Bay on a Monday this is the place to be.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This is a very traditional Greek restaurant in Houtbay. It has an excellent ambiance and during your presence in Cape Town you should eat at least once. Food is average, staff friendly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

What a lovely warm hearted place to have a meal. Kids can dress up and have a ball. Nice atmosphere and great food. A definite dinner spot for the whole family to relax and enjoy good food.

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paris
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This place is an icon on the hout bay food scene. Run by Spiro and his amazing staff. Consistently good fare, fresh and hearty. Lovely choices. Attentive service. Ambience in abundance. And a very special children's area with a designated au pair on duty. One of my all time favorites.

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Balsall Common, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Great place to go on a warm evening to eat authentic Greek food at a reasonable price - could have almost been in Greece, apart from the Baklava which is always best in Greece. Casual dining on perfectly cooked Lamb Shank and Souvlaki - delicious!

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Additional Information about Spiro's

Address: 30 Main Road | two blocks from beach, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
Phone Number: 021-791-3897
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Greek

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 30 Main Road | two blocks from beach, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: 021-791-3897

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Romantic

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.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?