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Pigalle Restaurant

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57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4343
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed the fabulous sea food in pigalle on the 13th of Feb 2017. Not only was the food delicious, the Jazz was excellent and the service by King Arthur and Tryniore (?) was superb. Thanks for making an excellent evening!

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Thank SCollins01
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was the perfect place to celebrate my fiance's birthday!...to celebrate anything in fact...or to just get out and have a good evening!... the service we received was top notch!...from the entrance...till we were served... Our waiter Johnny and the others that checked in... saw to our every need and made us feel well taken care of!...the setting and atmosphere... More 

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Thank Rene T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I loved it, amazing food, very polite and helpful staff and a great environment! Best restaurant I've been in Cape Town!

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Thank Eduardo C
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

From the main road you could be forgiven for thinking this place is closed, but a journey to the formal entrance at the rear and a huge dining experience is waiting for you. Great food, personable service - and a rare find in this city; live jazz funk music with a place to dance. Recommend the experience without hesitation.

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Thank Paul_H_Ldn
Lemvig, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

There is not much to say. Fantastic atmosphere with live music, fantastic service and divine food. A much try in Cape Town! We went for both Christmas and New Years Eve. Fantastic!

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Thank JohannaGagel
Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived for dinner and order seafood, it was very good, the service was also great. The food is pricey by cape town standards, but good food.

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Thank Roddy66
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was really nice from the starter to the desert. The Mezze Platter is really creative, it's like having four different starters in one. I think they should do it for sea food too. The Sea Food Platter wasn't the best but still really nice. Fast service. Mbali who served our table was always so nice and kind. The... More 

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at pigalle on Friday night. From the second we arrived we were treated like royalty. They treat everyone the same which is amazing. The food was the best I have eaten in a long time and by far the best seafood I have ever eaten in Cape Town. We had a variety from muscles, calamari, oysters, prawns and... More 

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Thank Sian F
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very impressed with both the food, presentation, and the service All round a wonderful venue and highly recommended for special occasions.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everybody had a wonderful time with good food and friendly service! Would definitely have another party here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4343
Description
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.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?