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Casa Valdez

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Corner of Main and Van der Byl streets, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
27218526817
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great for a "date night"

Good food good atmosphere.. could do with some background music though.. great for a date night with the wife

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Cape Town, South Africa
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Cape Town
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We were invited to join some friends for a Birthday celebration recently and I did not want to embarrass the host by sending back my food but it was inedible. I had the calamari as a main course and I literally could not eat it. It was slimy and I gagged every time I put a piece in my mouth.... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Good food good atmosphere.. could do with some background music though.. great for a date night with the wife

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We agree with most of the other reviewers...after so many years this is still one of our favorite restaurants!! A true Portuguese gem with superb food, service and atmosphere. Great value for money too. Thank you for dishing up honest food.

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Somerset West, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This place will never see me again. Terrible food and worse attitude. A waste of time and my money. A nice family get together became a nightmare and embarrassment.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I've been going to Casa Valdez for about 6 years and the menu still hasn't changed! My latest experience there was very disappointing, my meal was almost raw but thankfully our waiter replaced the meal. We won't go there again because it gets boring having to order the same item of the menu every time. Vou vazar Casa Valdez!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Seven friends and us had a great evening in this restaurant. Would recommend it as it was that good. Freddie and Derek Morgan.

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Lasne, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

it is always a pleasure to visit this restaurant. The hotness of the peri-peri depends on the chef. Watching the guys cook is very interesting and the quality of the food is always good. The house selection of wines is well chosen and the espedada is consistently good as is the calamari. Definitely a little restaurant to try and find.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The food is amazing from starters to main. Value for money.... quality food .... will be back.. tell your friends.

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Durbanville, Western Cape, South Africa
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Value for money was my first impression of this relaxed, casual eatery. Service was good and efficient and the food was spot on! They are willing to mix different menu items to suit everybody's taste.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We'll worth braving the winter air for the fare at Casa Valdez. Between 4 of us we had Portuguese steak, peri-peri chicken,espetada,chicken livers,chorizo salad and ended with sticky toffee pudding. Unanimously we rated all our dishes as scrumptious. Obrigada . We'll be back !

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Address: Corner of Main and Van der Byl streets, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
Phone Number: 27218526817
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
Cuisine: Portuguese

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  • Address: Corner of Main and Van der Byl streets, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: 27218526817

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Portuguese

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