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Pigalle Restaurant


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Well-known as the perfect venue for a stylish evening out, we offer guests live entertainment from our dance floor alongside superb dinner courses. Renowned for our fresh seafood and Chalmar steak, our menu comprises of classic dishes with a subtle Portuguese flair. Including a spacious cigar lounge and private dining room our venue is versatile as well as suitable for private functions.
$250 - $1,000
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Celebrated a friends birthday part over the weekend. The only difference to other fine dining Cape Town restaurants is the live jazz band in attendance. The band on Sat.13 July disappointed as it didn't deliver a good selection of fusion jazz....rather medleys of well known...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank AdeleP463
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service, food was delicious with leftovers to take away and the music was wonderful making it a lovely evening for my husband and I.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank MoonLandscape
Reviewed June 9, 2019

Went for supper, music was mellow, lovely jazz with an awesome band, you could dance in between meals and after just to chill. Food absolutely amazing and within budget. Staff friendly and know their menus with great personalities.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank S6200VSguestg
Reviewed June 5, 2019

I don't live in Cape Town but never go there without a visit to Pigalle. Excellent venue for customer meetings, Family dinners, general meals with Friends are all an experience to write home about. The sophistication of their "National" Sauce which is a must with...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank FriendofGrand
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Not knowing where we off to my boyfriend, surprises me by taking me for supper here on my birthday last night from the start of walking in I was impressed the staff were amazing the atmosphere was just right with the live band playing they...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Lucindadavids
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

Look for an option in cape town where you can have good food and good music? Pigalle is your choice. The focus of the restaurant is are food, although they offer very good meat as well. Besides the food, the ambience is nice.. a little...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ricbran
Reviewed May 23, 2019 via mobile

Visited Pigalle with my husband during a recent trip to South Africa. The seafood was fresh and delicious and prices were reasonable as well. We arrived before they even opened but the manager was kind enough to let us sit in the bar. We had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank CindyT274
Reviewed May 9, 2019

excellent seafood, great atmosphere, super music topped off with great staff, a bit pricey but well worth it

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank paul_mcshane70
Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

WOW!!! The food at this restaurant was incredible. I’m one of those travelers that always checks reviews before trying a restaurant but I tend to be skeptical if the reviews seem too good to be true, however, all the reviews about how amazing the food...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 28, 2019

Great Atmospher, Great food - amazing fillet steak - so tender, did not even require a steak knife!!!!. Jazz Band, stage and dance floor. Came for a bite to eat. Would return for a night out with friends if visit again. Thank you for wonderful...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Anita M
February 10, 2018|
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Response from Pigallecapetown | Property representative |
Good Day Anita, Our new online system has to allocate a seating area , making it slightly confusing for our guests , rest assured though that my self and our GM go to great pains to ensure everybody gets a great seat , we... More
February 1, 2018|
Response from Pigallecapetown | Property representative |
Good Afternoon The photo named "private dining" in our photo album is of the fishbowl. Hope this helps Regards
August 29, 2017|
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Response from Pigallecapetown | Property representative |
Hi All, As per my previous response to Robin we have had to implement this policy due to a large number of international guests making reservations and not showing up on the night - as there is often not a local number to... More
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