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Julep Bar

off Long St, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 423 4276
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Sunday night drug den

Having done research for a nice spot to meet a few people on a sunday night in Cape Town I had high... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2016
Gemma M
Cosy warm meeting pace

Just around the corner of long street, as well as all the attorney offices in the... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2015
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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11 May 2016
“Sunday night drug den”
25 Jul 2015
“Cosy warm meeting pace”
off Long St, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 423 4276
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

Having done research for a nice spot to meet a few people on a sunday night in Cape Town I had high hopes especially having read only positive reviews online. What we were greeted with was a slightly run down interior and a few customers....More

Thank Gemma M
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Just around the corner of long street, as well as all the attorney offices in the vacinity. Visiting around lunch time for a hot chocolate and a light lunch. Recommended, and I'll visit again.

Thank Stanley466
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Located just off of trendy Long Street, I would call this a hidden gem! This bar/ lounge is for those that like it cosy. The manager Kenneth did his very best to accommodate us by organizing platters from the sister restaurant Mojito, on a Monday...More

Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This venue is just to die for, its definitely a hidden jewel. Interior is beautiful, the owner was very welcoming and friendly. The staff was awesome. This spot was perfect for my private social party. Everyone had a ball of a time. Most certainly use...More

1  Thank MissJamaimah01
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Do you find Long St getting too young & crazy some times? Julep is a surprising, charming little bar tucked away with delicious cocktails! Dim lights, exposed brick walls, walls adorned with black & white photos reminding me of film noir. On a quiet night,...More

Thank LisaHuang_FC
Reviewed 24 September 2013

this place is awesome!! its hidden, off a side street (just off Long Street) one old school hanging lamp outside - no signage - It truly is a hidden gem the cocktails were amazing, the service a bit slow but the bar was very busy!...More

1  Thank Clive A
Reviewed 21 May 2013

This is a great little bar set just off the action of Long Street. There are many reviews praising this as cocktail bar which is I ventured in there. It may have been an anomaly on the night I was there but I thought it...More

Thank Saclin
Reviewed 6 March 2013 via mobile

My husband and I had read about this little cocktail bar in the guidebooks so decided to give it a try when we visited in March 2013. We struggled to find it at first and gave up looking until we stumbled across it on the...More

Thank Vazbo
Reviewed 29 September 2010

this little speakeasy cocktail bar was wonderful. we also came in at a perfect time when happy hour was going on. it was great, staff was very friendly and the libations delicious and made with care. love it!

1  Thank Mons2314
Reviewed 11 February 2009

We found Julep in an article in the Capetown newspaper titled "what to do on New Years Eve". Tucked in a little alley off Long Street, a friendly couple greeted us at the door. The 100 rand cover included a complimentary cocktail, hors de ouvre...More

2  Thank travelwithrelish
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