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Pigalle Restaurant

57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4343
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

While my experience was as part of a large conference group who had booked the restaurant out for a gala dinner, Pigalle could not have handled the crowds better if the tried! The decor is eclectic, and the exposed aircon ducts 'disappeared' seamlessly into the...More

3  Thank Mike12345536
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is a big restaurant and I'm pretty sure that one can see the stage and dance floor from all seats. The restaurant was reserved for a group of over a hundred and the service was friendly and relatively quick, given the number of patrons....More

1  Thank Liette M
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Girls night out has never been this fantastic!!! From the red carpet entrance to the service and the most amazing food - I felt I had gone to heaven. Every morsel of food was perfectly presented, beautifully prepared and tasted like nothing I have ever...More

2  Thank BethJacobsFerreira
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

I hadn't been to Pigalle's in 5 years but it was just as classy and grand as I remembered!! Although a business dinner so the wine prices didn't bother me, the winter 3 course menu was really reasonable. Live entertainment included made it seem like...More

2  Thank John T
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Beautiful large restaurant with music down a side road. Music and singers were good. Food, service and wine excellent Lovely decor with huge chandlers hanging from the ceiling. Well worth a visit.Good value too!

3  Thank YvySurrey_UK
Reviewed September 7, 2016

This place is well worth a visit. The menu is great and every dish we had was fantastic... really flavoursome and well presented. The service was great and the live Jazz band just made it a perfect evening. It is just a little more expensive...More

2  Thank Phil H
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent excellent food, great atmosphere, awesome band on stage, waiters on point...the place is just awesome. Well worth the visit, I totally recommend it

3  Thank Temo T
Reviewed August 24, 2016

We looked forward to this restaurant. We made reservations, weeks, in advance. The food and service were good but every time the smoking section door opens, the smoke whiffed to us.

1  Thank Marion Z
Reviewed August 22, 2016

One of the best meals of my life! Tasty amuse Bouche soup to whet the appetite, ciabatta toasted with Olive oil, The best ever Oysters, fresh from Luderitz, Seafood platter with 3 x King prawns, 3 x langoustines and 3 x Natal lobster, accompanied with...More

3  Thank sharone714
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

What an awesome night we had, the food was superb, service great, staff friendly and all management very attentive, beautiful set up and the Jazz band was awesome, my first visit but will definitely go again and recommended to my friends!!!

2  Thank Riana S
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June 17, 2017|
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Response from Bruce M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the late response. I just saw your question. I'd say nice casual should be fine. My wife wore a skirt and blouse and I had slacks and a casual shirt. No shorts or t shirts though. Some diners wore coat and tie... More
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
February 26, 2017|
Response from Jelswiss | Reviewed this property |
I don't own the restaurant ask them
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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
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene
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.
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