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Beefcakes Burger Bar

40 Somerset Road | Sovereign Quay, Greenpoint, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 9019
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (90 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
40 Somerset Road | Sovereign Quay, Greenpoint, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be clear, this review is based solely on my dining experience. It would seem Beefcakes is more the go-to spot for rowdy hen's parties, rather than a restaurant. So, the food, below average. I got the wrong cocktail, twice. And then had the waiter...More

Thank deonredman
Beefcakes, Public Relations Manager at Beefcakes Burger Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer. Thank-you for your comment. This is an automated response. We have deactivated alerts from this account. If you have any enquiries with regard to our business please contact us directly with the details provided. Best wishes. Beefcakes.

Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Called in for a drink at 7.30pm for a drink after a hard day! I had already visited previously! This is not a gay bar and not even gay friendly in my experience! I ordered a bottle of wine then was told if I wanted...More

Thank Gary W
Beefcakes, Public Relations Manager at Beefcakes Burger Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Dear Customer. Thank-you for your comment. This is an automated response. We have deactivated alerts from this account. If you have any enquiries with regard to our business please contact us directly with the details provided. Best wishes. Beefcakes.

Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Looking for an interesting, humorous night out for you and some friends? Well, look no further, Beefcakes has it all! Lekker cocktails, scrumptous burgers,witty waiters and glitzy shows. We went on a Thursday night and arrived at 7 pm, which turned out to be great,...More

Thank wernerwmuller
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

After a week in CPT trying to find places to go to after 8pm found Beeefcakes open at 8:45 on a Friday night.. got a table for drinks as the Drag show was going on and was amazed that this was the only Drag show...More

Thank Adriaan J
Beefcakes, Public Relations Manager at Beefcakes Burger Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Dear Customer. Thank-you for your comment. This is an automated response. We have deactivated alerts from this account. If you have any enquiries with regard to our business please contact us directly with the details provided. Best wishes. Beefcakes.

Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

We had a great evening here enjoying the atmosphere, burgers and the show - Tuesday Bingo! Having been a couple of times before it was good to see it was still lively , but things are changing the majority of tables were large groups of...More

Thank CW69
Beefcakes, Public Relations Manager at Beefcakes Burger Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Dear Customer. Thank-you for your comment. This is an automated response. We have deactivated alerts from this account. If you have any enquiries with regard to our business please contact us directly with the details provided. Best wishes. Beefcakes.

Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner on Friday night and absolutely loved it. great fun, the food was fab and the service was gorgeous and engaging. the two drag acts were excellent as well. great experience.

1  Thank Alex M
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Come for the burgers (I said 'for') and stay for the drag show. All the drinks are pink in some way. It's camp, and kitch, and fun. If feels awful to describe waiters as 'hot', but here it's positively encouraged! Richard (our own 'Beefcake') was...More

Thank GeraintLT
Reviewed December 17, 2017

If you look for a typical gay place - this is it. We went there for a drink and to see dragqueen performance. The cocktails they have in the menu are pink and sweet. The main attraction are the topless bartenders so this place attracts...More

Thank Michał W
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

I only know Beefcakes as a bachelorette hangout & because we were there for that exact event it was extremely enjoyable. I guess the company we kept added to the fun. Entertainment was fantastic and the highlight, (decor a bit tacky), and had absolutely no...More

Thank Tasada
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Fun night out - mostly bachelorette parties, so hysterically noisy. The decor could do with a revamp. The drag queen was average. Nice 'beefcakes' but a couple looked a bit awkward and could have had more 'out there' pizaz. All in all though, a fun...More

Thank ann g
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Somerset Road | Sovereign Quay, Greenpoint, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 9019
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