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Pigalle Restaurant

) #10 of 897 Restaurants in Cape Town Central $$$$, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4343
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“langoustines” (36 reviews)
“creme brulee” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Funny concept, feels a bit like you're having dinner on a large cruise ship with the live band. Food is good, not spectacular. Atmosphere gives it the extra edge.

Thank Ben K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I must say from the moment you enter the restaurant the manager does introduce himself and also show you to the table. Great start, then a waitress is immediately there to get you a drink of water and give you the menus. Then it...More

Thank Dazzler7890
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading so many positive reviews on Trip , we had high expectations for our visit. Unfortunately , it was a quiet Tuesday evening and the restaurant was only half -full & because of the size of the venue , it lacked atmosphere. Service and...More

Thank mowbrab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Axa gala dinner choose this restaurant for 100 more people..serving salmon ...prawn ..nice food...soundsystem ok

Thank SanjayaKanginnadhi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From arriving till the end, excellent and attentive service, attention to details, excellent food. Well done Paul, Warren and the chef. Will be back.

Thank charlesLef
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

High profile management ensure guests receive excellent service with fine food dining whilst a live five piece band provides delightful background music The ambience is superb, the atmosphere expectant as the tempo increases with more dancers taking to the floor - Oh what a night...More

Thank noelFranschhoek
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved thus beautiful restaurant and the food. I would have given it a five except fir the service. We ordered drinks before dinner and they took forever to come and then the order was messed up. They also were not delivered together. The meal...More

Thank helenbrum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has very good sea food and excellent value for money. The service is friendly and professional. Very impressed with the desserts as well.

Thank gral71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two couples had a great evening at Pigalle. We all loved everything we ordered, the wine, the service and the great music by the four-piece jazz combo. The only thing we did not like was the size of the venue. It has all the intimacy...More

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first meal in capetown and was impressed, seafood platter was to die for so fresh and tasty, desserts were equally as good, very large venue a bit old fashioned but created the atmosphere , live singer on while you ate

Thank Paula B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What nights do bands play or is there live entertainment every night? Thanks
April 7, 2017|
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Response from Pigallecapetown | Property representative |
Hi, We have live music every night from a Monday to a Saturday. Regards Management
Are you open today, Sunday? Thanks DT
February 26, 2017|
Response from Jelswiss | Reviewed this property |
I don't own the restaurant ask them
Is there a dress code?
February 1, 2017|
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Response from Pigallecapetown | Property representative |
Hi Paul Thank-you for your question. Yes, we have a dress code policy of smart to formal dress. For men: Trousers, collar sleeved shirt and tie fits the profile. Ladies: Evening dresses are usually the norm. No... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Bar scene, Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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
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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.