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San Marco

Shop 128 | Ground Level, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 5434
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“ice cream” (14 reviews)
“steak” (29 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Shop 128 | Ground Level, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 491 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

The ambience of this restaurant was good. The service was very good and we enjoyed the Longboard Burgers. The burgers have a unique taste as these are served with pineapples. The butternut soup was however too mild. It needs to be spiced up for better...More

Thank Munir D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really appreciated this restaurant View : ++++ Staff : ++++ Value for money : ++++ I recommend this place

Thank JonathanLar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Abrasive manager open about misleading customers with discount offers San Marco has no intention of honouring. Never again

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's all very well saying there's toilet in the shopping centre, but if that's closed for cleaning you're in for a long walk. Took me over 20 minutes, glad I didn't have to go twice. That's my only comment/tip.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pizza was really oilly. The outside roofing is umbrellas stitched together. It rained and a load of water dribbled straight into my food.

Thank LH1000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for drinks so I can't say much about the food but they cannot make margaritas. It was not that good. Service was so-so, the waiter sighed when we said we only wanted drinks but the rest was ok.

Thank Amanda A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food very good and the price is resnable and real Italie ambience. Very easy to finde in the middle of the famesed Water Front in Cape Town

Thank eppenberger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent one hour after having ordered without being attended at all, pouring our wine from the fancy cooler ourselves and paciently waiting for our pizzas to come while being completely ignored by any of all those waiters around. After we had finally had dinner two...More

Thank Sagg111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always good....nice options on the menu, service on point and the outside area is beautiful😃will be back.

1  Thank Manuelrogy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With steaks so tender it could bring a tear to your eye! This restaurant has everything from good food, fabulous atmosphere and service with a smile. The manager was so friendly and checking in on everyone. Truly felt special and Definitely heading back there again...More

1  Thank Scarlettskitty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 128 | Ground Level, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 5434
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Description
Where Cape Town meets the world and the world meets Cape Town! The mother city's most famous meeting point and people-watching spot. An authentic corner of Italy offering friendly, efficient service and delicious traditional Italian fare served for breakfast, lunch and dinner. From beef carpaccio, chourico & peppadews in brandy with fresh basil, mussels in a creamy white wine sauce and Italian-style calamari to an array of meat and pasta dishes, fresh salads, huge stir-fries and mouthwatering gourmet panini sandwiches, including some popular vegetarian dishes. Also famous for their 16 Italian gelato ice cream flavors and genuine hospitality, to be found at the very heart of the bustling V&A Waterfront, South Africa's number one tourist destination and one of the most beautiful working harbor locations in the world. Enjoy an authentic Italian coffee and watch the world going by in a casual, relaxed atmosphere at this bustling Italian sidewalk café. Not to be missed...
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