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Deez Mexican Bistro

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4 The Promenade, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
0217903602
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Today
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 14
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious Mexican cuisine on Christmas Eve!

We're glad we decided to celebrate Christmas eve at this restaurant. Mexican food as a substitute to traditional Swedish Christmas food turned out to be just fine. Actually this was our second visit to this Bistro, and that in itself is proof of good quality. We were the only guests this evening... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
Stefan O
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Malmö, Skåne Län, Sweden
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Malmö, Skåne Län, Sweden
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We're glad we decided to celebrate Christmas eve at this restaurant. Mexican food as a substitute to traditional Swedish Christmas food turned out to be just fine. Actually this was our second visit to this Bistro, and that in itself is proof of good quality. We were the only guests this evening, probably due to that this very day usually... More 

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Western Cape
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The food unique and good. The staff and owner very much hands on and caring. Deon and Marinda mostly on duty but others also friendly. The story about DEEZ is the palate cleanser which is the shots of TEQUILA in between dishes.

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Amersham
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

The food and service was okay, and the setting quaint, but don't expect authentic Mexican food. Sure, there is plenty of chilli and flour tortillas, which to me are just "wraps", but no corn tortillas, for instance. I would go back there for the atmosphere.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

If you are looking for proper mexican food then head to Deez. HOT chilli poppers, fab fajitas and the steaks are always made to perfection. Have dined here many times and have never had a bad experience. The staff are always warm and welcoming and the restaurant itself is very unique, with it's painted colourful walls and random artworks, it's... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Having eaten here before, we took our visiting guests to Deez on Saturday night. As expected, they enjoyed the evening immensely, doing justice to the large jars of Margaritas and bottles of Corona beer. Sharing a platter for 3, even though there were 4 of us, was a good idea, as suggested by the owners themselves. Chilli poppers, tacos, enchiladas... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

If you are looking for fancy fare or something with beige walls and no atmosphere, Deez is not for you. It truly has the best chilli poppers in the western cape and well the atmosphere will knock your socks off!!! The owner Dee is a local legend and is often there. The business has been going for 20 years and... More 

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Cape Town
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

In the light of mixed reviews here, I decided to hold back on reviewing Deez until I had visited more than once. It can be subjective and unfair to rate a restaurant (good or bad) after just one visit. I have now been to Deez 4 times in the past 4 months or so and I have to say not... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Not terribly impressed by this restaurant. The mood was created when we arrived and no one was inside the restaurant to greet and seat us.We were seated at a table,behind the door, with a holey plastic table cloth.Warning bells started signalling. In light of the mood we ordered margaritas which arrived in tumbler glasses & later discovered cost R40. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Couldn't think of a better place to spend my last night in Hout Bay. Weather perfect for sitting outside on the loungers and having Chilli Poppers and Deez knees (chicken wings). I highly recommend this friendly relaxed place to spend your evening.

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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I liked my food but my friend did not as he ordered the spicy chicken wings and said they were dry as. Actually they looked very dry and shrivelled. I ordered the chocolate mousse but it was not ready..... At 8 pm at night????? Atmosphere was fabulous and our waitress was lovely. Not on the beach front but in a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 The Promenade, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: 0217903602

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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