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6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
+27 21 421 0935
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“langoustines” (181 reviews)
“seafood” (537 reviews)
“lobster tail” (23 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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Reviewed today via mobile

Apart from the amazing views, my favourite part of visiting Cape Town Is the seafood. Baia didn't disappoint. Service was good, even as the restaurant was quite busy with 2 large groups.

Thank juliarodman
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow! What a fantastic restaurant. Beautiful décor, professional staff who know the menu and know their stuff. An unbelievable menu and the presentation – well another ‘wow’. It was our last night in Cape Town for our tour group and we all enjoyed the ambience...More

Thank BongoBickford
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has ambiance, great food and good service. I would recommend it to anyone who wants all three. The baby octopus which are part of the squid appetizer are actually delicious, as well as the California rolls. I had the Tre Pescas dish which...More

Thank Raeven_11
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Firstly let me say the food was excellent. Unfortunately the service and setting didn’t match up. Or waiter seemed preoccupied and service was slow. We made a booking three months before and were seated on the terrace, I’m sure this would have been lovely in...More

Thank NamibManda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An exceptional place for location, ambience, service and food! What more could one ask for on their last night of a 3 week holiday in South Africa? Ask for the outside room, which is still heated and behind glass to keep you warm, for an...More

Thank Rinckee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hardest part about eating at Bain is deciding what to order. Every page has so many great dishes you want to have it all but you need to make choices and it isn’t easy. Appetizers and main course are all excellent and offer many...More

Thank orrdin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate with friends during our stay in Cape Town. Excellent food, and great service. Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Lots of different seafood available (as you would expect), so I ask our waiter his favorite. And went with it. My wife had the special which was...More

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were referred by our Driver who was a foodie. Nice friendly staff and great seafood. Amazing views of the harbour. Easy walk from any of the V & A group of hotels.

Thank KMT54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a business gala diner, food was amazing and Service was excellent. We had a three course set menu with a variety to choose for every course. I had the carpaccio as a starter, a aged serloin beef as a main dish and a...More

Thank Carine F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i have been visiting this restaurant since 2010 and may have dinned here many times since then. I have always been delighted with the quality of food and service. the freshest sea food one at ever get including fresh catch of the day! this is...More

1  Thank Ambreesh M
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March 3, 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
Am told that contact info and website links are not permitted. 00 27 21 421 0935 We went on a Friday night, and we would not have got in if we had not booked. When booking, ask for a table with a view, although after 7.30... More
September 4, 2017|
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Response from gourmetrose | Reviewed this property |
Our concierge book it for us.
July 15, 2017|
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Response from gourmetrose | Reviewed this property |
We had our concierge make a reservation. Got a nice table in the outside area. lovely dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 0935
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