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“Excellent location”
Review of Westin Executive Club - CLOSED

Westin Executive Club
Price range: $25 - $100
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed September 12, 2013

The hotel is well located in the business area of the town. The service is excellent and the staff are very friendly.

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Thank henrykcchan
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Reviewed August 19, 2013

Sipping a cocktail while you listen to a really sophisticated sound and shake off the day is my kind of place. It's soft soft lights, plush carpets and a wide, deep vista of city lights below. This restaurant is perfect for escaping the dull reality of suburbia. The minute you take your seat you become a citizen of a smart, sophisticated set: an international traveller leaving and moving to new, exotic locations. (Even if you have just fixed the broken lawnmower in your suburban garage a few hours before.)

Not sure what the history of this restaurant has been but the night I went there I had a starter - a mezze platter - which was a work of art. From the fragile glass potato to the spicy dip and the deep flavour of perfectly ripe cheddar and salad leaves, the chef who made this is a genius. Each dish was perfectly balanced, perfectly pitched with textures and flavours that enchant. The food is nutritious, fresh and healthy. Service is attentive (without being overbearing), napkins and table-clothes are pristine and starched. But the vibe is relaxed and very smart. It's the kind of place where you propose to your partner or start a new business venture. And the food - it is fine dining at its best. Sublime. What is surprising is why is has remained on the edge of the Cape Town cognoscenti radar.

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Thank HawkSouthAfrica
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Reviewed May 19, 2013

Visited this place as we are members of the spa and walk past quite often.
This place is far from 5star
It must be said we were there for lunch so maybe they have skeleton staff during this time, but dont believe that should be a excuse.
I had the fillet, it was under cooked if not raw/goo yes, goo! It was like it had been defrosted then frozen and defrosted again and cooked at a low heat that attempted to boil it.
Sent it back....manager did not even bother to come over until I refused to pay for it.
There are far better places to spend your dinners in Cape Town.
View is amazing.....but that's about it.
Staff are also pretentious.
I know they not linked anymore but Arabella in hermanus equally as hopeless on the food front

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Thank kinetic46
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Karen V, Public Relations Manager at Westin Executive Club, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2013

Dear Kinetic46.

Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to post your comments. We do take all comments seriously and appreciate all the feedback we can get. We do apologize for the sevice received and would like to arrange a meeting to discuss your experince had in our restaurant.Kindly provide me with an e-mail address to communicate with you further regarding a meeting set up.

Regards
The Westin Cape Town Team

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Reviewed April 17, 2013 via mobile

We visited the WEC for a coffee, and what a pleasant surprise when we walk in. It is like we are suspended above Cape Town. With a view that will take your breath away. I'm definitely going back for dinner and according to the staff the breakfast is magnificent.

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Thank ElizevN
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Reviewed April 9, 2013

Whether you are there for just canapes or fine dining, this restuarant is really a cut (excuse the pun) above the rest. The views are breathtaking and are simply some of the best from the heart of Cape Town. As part of the Executive Club of the Westin, it makes it even more exclusive and the staff here are well trained. They are there simply at the nod of the head without being obtrusive or "hovering" the food is simply delightful and they serve an array of dishes as well as having a well stocked "cellar"

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Thank Reuben C
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