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Josephine's Cookhouse - CLOSED

13 Boundary Road, Newlands, South Africa
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
Jul 17, 2013
“Not great overall”
Jun 1, 2013
“The Toad has usurped the Cookhouse!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
13 Boundary Road, Newlands, South Africa
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Reviewed July 17, 2013

We didn't particularly enjoy our visit. The pizza was fine but we were charged more than the advertised price for unlabeled house wine and when I sent an e mail query it was ignored. The dining room is cosy but the ash from the fire...More

1  Thank fumpo
Reviewed June 1, 2013

We were really looking forward to re-visiting the Cookhouse & were SO disappointed with our evening at what used to be such a fantastic restaurant. The service was good & they haven't managed to muck up the setting but the food was really bad except...More

Thank bella c
Reviewed May 21, 2013

It was with much regret that we recently ate at what we thought was the Josephine Cookhouse restaurant which has now become part of The Toad franchise and sadly what a shame that such a fabulous establishment as Josephine's has had to be downgraded to...More

Reviewed February 15, 2013

last time i was at the venue - was when it was still Caveau. last minute group friends decided to head to the restaurant cause we all live in the Southern Suburbs. thoroughly impressed by the food, atmosphere, venue, decor and patrons! one little note...More

Thank brad_capetown
Reviewed February 5, 2013

A group of us attended for our monthly gathering, but we were disappointed. The pasta special lacked flavour and when the three of us who had ordered this dish complained we were given garlic and chilli to add some zest.. Waitress was not around much...More

Thank luckyme30
Reviewed January 9, 2013

Our company recently enjoyed our annual end of year lunch at Josephine's Cookhouse. From start to finish the arrangements were extremely well managed. The atmosphere is relaxed but vibey and the service was attentive, but unobtrusive, in spite of the restaurant being full at the...More

Thank TraciG62
Reviewed November 23, 2012

My husband and I had dinner at Josephines Cookhouse - the restaurant was buzzing and had a great vibe. There were only two waiters on duty serving both inside and outside, however, the Owner/Manager stepped up to the plate and filled in the gaps which...More

1  Thank Nintjies
Reviewed October 25, 2012

We recently visited this restaurant for the first time -- and it won't be our last. We shared a flatbread as a starter and followed up with calzone pizzas with a carafe of (very reasonably priced) house wine. Absolutely delicious!! The venue is interesting and...More

1  Thank Christine7200
Reviewed August 11, 2012

Josephines Cookhouse at the historic Josephine Mill on Newlands is a great new addition to the suburban restaurant scene in the Southern Suburbs. If rustic Italian food in an authentic setting is your thing, then this is definitely not to be missed. Authentic wood fired...More

Thank Quintessential123
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Boundary Road, Newlands, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Newlands
  • Phone Number: 2035388
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