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Grand Africa Cafe & Beach

Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 0551
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (108 reviews)
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Cafe, Asian, Caucasian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 809 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

All I can say is: Great service, friendly and helpful staff and the euphoric atmosphere is contagious! I would recommend it to everyone I know.

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Grand is more than a bar or restaurant - it's an experience. Having been several times at different times of the day, I would recommend this as somewhere you will not want to miss while being in the City. It is unique. The location...More

Thank M2531NWalanr
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife loves a sea view and this restaurant provided that and lovely food for us. The menu is expense, which makes it a bit of a upper class restaurant. But coming here on a lovely Cape Town day promises to be a treat.

Thank Christopher N
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an awesome beach restaurant!! Superb food, wines and spectacular views. Close to the V&A (central Cape Town).

Thank gilest2018
sharlenel2018, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the lovely review, we hope to see you back again soon

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very chilled lunch, so relaxing, great views, food, and the staff are so attentive.. This restaurant / bar is a bit off the beaten track from the V&A but it is well worth a visit Highly recommended 👍

Thank Laughing_boy1959
sharlenel2018, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Thank you for the lovely feedback, we look forward to having you back

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Return visit and a little disappointing. Had very special memories of last visit from 4 years ago so it had a lot to live up to. Slightly bar-stale smelly (sat inside) as we were told it was too cold to sit outside. Waitress was lovely...More

Thank Sal721
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the feedback, I will ensure that the comments are sent onto our GM.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a Capetonian and also in the service industry. I recommend Grand Africa Cafe to my guests, but after my experience I will not be. This is not the first time that over the festive season (December 2017) my table has been ignored by...More

Thank LauraMay22
sharlenel2018, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your feedback, I will ensure that your comments are passed on to our GM to attend to.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for lunch on the way back from the V&A. Pleasantly surprised how nice the setting is! We had the mussels starter as a light lunch and they were lovely. Friendly staff who served us quickly. A busy place with lots of seating -...More

Thank Ilkleygirl
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Thank you for the lovely feedback, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Great setting. Great food. Great music. At the waterfrond with great view. Great atmosphere, and friendly staff

Thank Peter Jan R
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the lovely feedback, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to have a family lunch. We were 13 in number and had a wonderful lunch. Good food and good service and the young children were happy.

Thank Sandie K
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for the lovely review, happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Robert C
July 23, 2017|
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Response from GeoffNicholas | Reviewed this property |
Definitely open in March of the year
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Robert C
July 23, 2017|
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Response from RadleyDijkers | Property representative |
We busy building the new website, apologies for the page that shows. Try Cntrl-F5 and should refresh the page and get rid of that sign saying we closed. If you have any questions please send us a message on facebook... More
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Remondy K
November 16, 2016|
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Response from RadleyDijkers | Property representative |
Hi Remondy, we have a new chef and have made a few changes to the menu. Come try and let us have your feedback.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $86
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 0551
  • E-mail
Description
Cape Town's most desirable destination restaurant, Grand Africa Café & Beach embraces a free-spirited beach Cafe culture - the only one of its kind in Cape Town. Offering a unique experience the tactile decadence completes the trendsetting design offering a cafe style dining experience on the deck or beach with magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean and Robben Island.
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