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Haiku

58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“peking duck” (35 reviews)
“dim sum” (81 reviews)
“sizzling beef” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Thai, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 430 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Haiku has been a Cape Town staple for good food for several years, it seems to me that its best days are behind it. Two bad meals in two visits. incompetent waiting staff and a manageress who frankly confessed she was new and was "ironing...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davidbarritt2015
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear davidbarritt2015, We are sorry to see that you didn't fully enjoy your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. Kindly send us an email with a copy of your review to feedback@Bukhara.com. We look forward to hearing...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Highly recommended: Peking duck, steamed shrimp dumplings, duck spring rolls. Nice waiter and pleasant dark room.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Acadia777
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Acadia777, Thank you for the review. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed an authentic Asian experience with us. We do hope to serve you again, soon. Warm regards, Haiku

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic Asian Food !! One of the top restaurants in Cape Town. Great food , great service , beautiful restaurant - what more could you want.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jordz99
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Jordz99, Thank you for the review. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed an authentic Asian experience with us. We do hope to serve you again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 1 week ago

Foodgasm the whole way. Their dim sum is amazing one of my favourites. Service by the waiters was and at the entrance could be up. The website does not work to make a reservation. Overall the food is amazing

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Maageda S
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maageda S, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku CPT CBD. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed an authentic Asian experience with us. We do hope to serve you again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haiku never fails to surprise ! Yet again their dim sum are divine and better than in the past. Still my favourite and most original Asian fusion in town! Also fantastic service as always!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank inner-beauty
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Inner-Beauty, Thank you for the review. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed an authentic Asian experience with us. We do hope to serve you again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn't have started off the new year better than this. Excellent food, friendly and efficient service and a pleasant atmosphere!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Carol V
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Carol V, Thank you for the review. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed it. We do hope to serve you again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice Asian restaurant with delicious shrimps and excellent service. Highly recommended! Try the crispy broccoli salad and the spinach dumpling.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jespere299
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi I visited Bukhara yesterday 02/01/2019 around Time -19:50 I waited a full hour for my food , as I received my food it was cold and not what I ordered The time I left waterfront was 21:23 on that til. I took pictures of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting foods make the muni a trial - there is so much you want and can choose so little. We had prawn dim sum to share, sticky lamb dim sum to share and a spicy chicken noodle dish, fairly bland until I chewed instead of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PeterSulli
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there Petersulli, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku CPT CBD. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us. We do hope to serve you again, soon. Warm regards, Haiku

Reviewed December 12, 2018

My family have been frequenting Haiku over the past 3 years, and are still amazed by the amazing cuisine and warm and welcoming staff! Last night our waiter arranged a dish not listed on the menu as our daughter wanted an extra spicy meal- it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Preggie
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there Preggie, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed an authentic Asian experience with us and that your waiter was so accommodating. We hope to have you and your family visit us again, soon....More

Reviewed December 10, 2018

The best dim sum in Cape Town by a country mile, superb service, superb food and a great location, cosy and romantic

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Samleejay
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Samleejay, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku CPT CBD. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed an authentic Asian experience with us. We hope to have you visit us again, soon. Warm regards, Haiku

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 7000
  • E-mail
Description
The Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grills and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.DescriptionThe Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grill and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.The restaurant interior features a state-of-the-art open kitchen where diners can watch food being artfully prepared by a group of talented, professional chefs. The restaurant exudes trendy sophistication, with walls and floors of beautifully polished granite.
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