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Dixies Restaurant

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134 Main Road, Glencairn, South Africa
+27 21 786 2105
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Cape Town, South Africa
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chase was our waiter, excellent service received from him. Very attentive we did not wait long for our order to be taken and the drinks and food was brought promptly. Great Sunday Roast, just like Gran use to make, could do with some green veg on the plate to give some colour. Lamb was tender and roast potatoes out of... More 

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Thank Louisa M
London
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143 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was recommended to me by locals. Seems to be a family restaurant with bar on side. The menu had good choice. This is not a gourmet restaurant. Plain food at good prices

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Thank Angela075
Cape Town, South Africa
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good menu which covers dishes for all. Good quality and good service. Always crowded so that proves it is good value!

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Thank davlorbrad
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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123 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not bad - but then not great either - poor selection for vegetarian guest and waitress was far from helpful - its a steak and chips place - which is fine but comes across as if you not a regular don't bother , not even that cheap either despite its appearance. Disappointing.

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Thank Gavster Bedlington
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

By the roadside, overlooking the sea this log cabiney restaurant is a favourite jaunt of local bikers but dont be scared about that. The food is excellent particularly the ribs and pepper steak. The restaurant inside has such a warm atmosphere and the waitress Nicole knowledgeable and efficient. The food fare is "basics done well" Its against the road which... More 

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Thank Rob S
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant has a lovely European vibe and the view is beautiful. Unfortunately the welcome and the effort to be helpful was sadly lacking. We arrived at the restaurant at about 10.15, and decided to sit on the deck as it was a beautiful day, there were several tables empty however they were marked as reserved. The only outside table... More 

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Thank Shirley L
london
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89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Travelling back from Boulders to see Penguins and stopped off for late lunch and the service was attentive and shared a pizza with kids and wife had a salad both excellent. Great views of the sea. Enjoyed it so much when we were in Camps Bay a few days later kids wanted to go back but just too far.

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Rein T, Owner at Dixies Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you. We are very happy that you all enjoyed your time at Dixies. More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

If old school means stodginess, lack of fresh ingredients and an out of date approach to flavour. We had a chicken schnitzel which had a very suspect, cold, cheese free "cheese" sauce. Pizza was better (wood-fired) and calamari strips were passable. For Dixies, it's pub first, restaurant second. Probably okay if you consider peaked caps as acceptable casual wear.

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Thank cliffboobyer
Frome, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Last minute Sunday lunch choice, good service, good menu, great food cooked well, Will come back next time we are in SA

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Thank DaveDunn
Perth, Australia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great Food and service and during the day great view of the ocean, staff are very friendly and value for money

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Thank Ronald W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Main Road, Glencairn, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Glencairn
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 2105

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?