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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
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (103 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“granger bay” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 766 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I am a professional tour leader and foodie as well. I eat out a lot. We were celebrating the evening with some very well travelled swiss guests. It was extremely windy and sand was a slight problem, although not the restaurants fault. We moved tables...More

Thank Topnotchted
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, Thank you for letting us know about your experience at Grand Beach. We pride ourselves on excellence in all departments, especially food and service so it is disappointing to hear that you have not had a great time with us. The feedback has been...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

From the instant that we arrived, the gorgeous Phumelela made sure that we were comfortable, and she took special care of us. This wondrous Restaurant is right on the beach front, and to sit with your toes in the sand is fabulous! We chose (again!)...More

Thank VILLAEXOTIQUE
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for the lovely feedback and review. we love to hear that our guests have enjoyed their experience with us. I will ensure that Phumelela is passed on the message. we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Was part of a 40 strong party of customers. Place was packed as it was a Friday evening. Service was not the greatest (being busy is no excuse) and food was very average. Only thing this place has going for it is the location. Beautiful...More

Thank bryanburns
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for the feedback, I will ensure that your review is taken seriously and that the service and food comments are passed on to the managers of the relevant departments. We hope to see you again soon and enjoy Grand hospitality...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were here on a very busy Saturday night and the wind was howling, so didn't get to experience the outside area, which looks really interesting in the sand. Food was of the highest quality and the service really good, even though they were so...More

Thank Chas P
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for the lovely feedback and review. we love to hear that our guests have enjoyed their experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We celebrated a birthday at the Grand on a Sunday evening and received the most excellent service from Angela. She went out of the way to make the experience a special one. Thanks to her and the team for a wonderful evening.

Thank Cara V
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thank you so much for the lovely feedback, always happy to hear wen our guests have enjoyed their day with us. I will ensure that Angela receives the compliment. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tables on the beach; packed with crowd. Everyone having a good time. Pizzas, Calamari and Prawn tempura makes for a nice way to spend an evening with friends.

Thank Smarty_Maddu
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, Thank you for sharing your experience, always happy to hear our gusts have had a lovely time with us. Hope you see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At Grand Africa & Beach we offer Great service, great food and great value for money, so please join us, we would love to celebrate your birthdays, parties and any other celebration with you, and it will be the day you will never forget with...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A few years back I would have to force myself to go to Grand, the only draw card being the location and view. But now, it is probably our favourite spot. I am prepared to pay the prices because there is no location like it....More

Thank julietm201
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the lovely review. So glad to hear you had a fabulous time with us and we look forward to seeing you soon again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon in the Grand Cafe, served by Norman, who was super! Great vibe, good drinks. Will definitely return!

Thank FAFJRF2017
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the lovey feedback, we are always happy to hear when our guests enjoy their day with us. I will ensure Norman gets your appreciation. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had steak and sparkling rose at this lovely place by the beach. We were seated indoor by the windows but asked to be seated further in for dinner as sand was coming in from all corners. So if you don't like your food sandy...More

Thank clara151
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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 - $83
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
Romantic, Bar scene, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, 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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