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On The Square

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Pier Place, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
21-692 1260
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Mauritius
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146 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Had daily meals there. Nice terrace and the inside is oldish looking. Lacks fly traps and the food presentation could be much improved. Taste is ok.

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Thank Ramesh B
Tuncurry, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

First night in South Africa and we were tired after a long flight from Australia but all the checking in and staff were excellent .Next morning was fantastic with the saturday markets right out the font door and breakfast was spot on! Walking distance to the car rental firms and always felt very safe .

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Thank Stuart M
Cape Town
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The buffet option for groups is the best option. Service is great and food was good. I liked the curries, seafood dishes and carvery. A booking is essential as the restaurant can be booked out over weekends for dinner.

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Thank AladdinCapeTown
Great Falls, Virginia
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319 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

A great stop for a lunch and beer. If you can eat it, it will probably be for sale somewhere in the Market. The location is great---at the docks and near the One & Only Hotel

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Peachland
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167 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Just loved walking through this market and I didn't find the vendors too pushy. It's a great place to spend the afternoon with sidewalk cafe's all around.

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Thank Jan B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier Place, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: 21-692 1260

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?