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Cape holiday

So many pubs restaurants interesting little shops in Long St. We are frequent visitors and try out various places every trip. We have our favorites.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Durban, South Africa
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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So many pubs restaurants interesting little shops in Long St. We are frequent visitors and try out various places every trip. We have our favorites.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Looking for a shopping day with the opportunity for fine African crafts as well as local artists that allow negotiation. The archtecticure is eclectic.

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Durban, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This street is filled to the brim with restaurants, coffee shops, backpacker accommodation and more. It is really frequented by a young crowd and many many tourists. This of course makes the shopping by pick pockets great, so be careful of your belongings especially wallets and cell phones. We prefer the quieter back streets with better restaurants and not so... More 

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Central backpacker district. Lots of bars and clubs intermingled with hotels and hostels well worth a visit

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Tuross Head, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate enough to be staying only 5 min form Long Street and visited it for meals several times through our stay in Cape town. There are a lot of night time establishments, but we basically ate there through the day. The only draw back about being so close was the noise from some of the night clubs on... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth walking down as part of your walking tour of the city center. The street has intermittent shops amidst restaurants and lots of pubs and night spots.Although our hotelier thought it a sketchy area to stroll about at night, I suspect the young wouldn't want to miss the party vibe of Long Street's nightlife.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I came to long street on all three nights of our three night stay in Cape Town. We loved the beer house - great venue with even better vibes. Service was amazing. Best meal we had was at mama Africa which is opposite the beer house. Amazing if you want to taste the selection of game meats... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This shopping street in Cape Town's City Bowl includes a number of unique stores, restaurants and drinking holes – try Royale for great burgers and double-thick milkshakes or Lady Bonin's Tea for amazing and different teas (to take away or sit down, or you can buy loose leaves to make at home). If you go at night, be sure stick... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

different types of partying experiences for all.from clubbing scene to more relaxed lounge. will find everything here

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Eastvale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long Street is one of the main downtown shopping and business areas for locals and tourists alike. There are also some night clubs to check out. Recommend going with a group, don't get too intoxicated and keep your wits and respect about you.. great music and fun.

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