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88 Campground Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 689 9188
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Hermanus, South Africa
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127 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent place for any meal. We had dinner - both had burgers. I can recommend their Banting burger. There were so many roasted veggies that I never missed the bun. Their sweet potato chips are excellent too. Good service, good food, good price.

Thank Catherine040
Toronto, Canada
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86 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2017

A favourite of locals and tourists alike. They serve a variety of burgers, pizzas, salads, sandwiches and steaks in a pub like, cosy environment. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We were staying at a B and B within walking distance and over a one week period, we went for lunch twice and dinner once and enjoyed every meal.... More 

Thank Milton O
Johannesburg, South Africa
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139 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2016

This little spot seems like a staple venue for locals to visit, families after sports activities etc. Decor is comfortable and modern. Take your pick of a relaxing chair, or at a table. Food is not going to blow you away by any means, but what is served is delicious, and a very good variety. The favourites seem to be... More 

Thank Wolery
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1,033 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,152 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

My spouse was having a double knee replacement at the nearby Rondebosch Medical Center and we came here for lunch instead of at the sad hospital cafe. So glad we did! The restaurant has the feeling of a bistro/ upscale coffee house. There is a long common table where you can grab a newspaper or sit at more private tables.... More 

Thank poleinahole1
Durban, South Africa
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Our party of seven were impressed by the quality of the food. A large menu. The burgers were "awesome" as was a tagliatelli (I think) pasta. My pizza was very acceptable. The service was attentive and quick and the prices very reasonable.

Thank uMvemve
Cape Town, South Africa
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Good selection of food - breakfast, lunch, dinner, and in-between. Good quality and fresh (even pizza on the menu for the kids). Friendly and committed service. Popular with couples (of all ages), for celebrations or simply to unwind and regenerate, families and friends for get-togethers, business people for meetings or to work on their laptops or tablets. Or single people... More 

Thank Phil_Mango
Cape Town, South Africa
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2015

As we strolled leisurely into the resturant we were greeted by an extremely friendly and charming hostess whom we later found out is the owner...we had asked if we could sit outside and she mentioned the live music inside: we decided to go in, a decision we didn't regret as the atmosphere was lovely. We were not very hungry as... More 

Thank TheCulinaryTraveller
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408 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed November 23, 2015

I have driven past this spot many times and wondered whether or not it would please or not. The only way to find out was to stop and give it a try. I ordered the Babe burger which was served rare as requested, contained no nasty bits and was beautifully tender. Accompanied by sweet potato chips. Nothing to complain about... More 

Thank Sandra H
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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320 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2015

We were very impressed by the warm, friendly service & the great steaks! The place had a very relaxed atmosphere & we would certainly go back again.

Thank bella c
Cape Town
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2015

Michaels has changed hands twice since it's BEEN owned by Michaels and has, thankfully, maintained it's top notch service offering, great food and lovely atmosphere. With the last owner renovating the venue to include a full liquor licence and bar it has continued to offer a 'smart' experience without it being a 'hushed' one. It is even a great place... More 

Thank wtimmes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Campground Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 689 9188

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?