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Reviewed yesterday

Although Long Street is a hub of shops, restaurants and bars, some of them worth visiting, the last time I was there, I was approached by people selling drugs, I witnessed many drunk, teenagers walking the streets and I felt very, very unsafe. So, if...More

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Long Street is THE place to go in Cape Town for a night out. Loads of good bars and clubs and some good eateries too. It's also the place to if you like crowds and the atmosphere they bring. There are nicer parts of the...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 5 days ago

Long Street is full of shopping opportunities - there's something for everyone! Several high-end shops (such as Tribal Trends) are among myriad less expensive emporiums. Sadly, there are many street beggars who can become very aggressive and intimidating to tourist - the usual caution should...More

Thank BRLG2004
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a fun place to stroll, shop or people watch. It is safe, relatively clean and has many diversions along the way. It is convenient and takes you many places in the downtown area

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A long street from one end of neighborhood to other with tens of restaurant, shops, coffee shops etc.

Thank SudhaGupta
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full of gift shops and some excellent places offering beautiful things at highly inflated prices...be warned...Long Street is famous for its gypsies and pickpockets, who spill out of every doorway...don't wear sunglasses on your head...they will go...don't carry much money and above all, don't look...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 1 week ago

best night life in africa, a whole street full of bars , clubs gift shops , store, you need a week to taste all the enjoyment there, and you will never want to leave the street.

Thank Mohamed K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have a nice apartment steps away from this street. During the daytime there are a good number of security staff keeping the street feeling safe, and keeping the beggars away for the most part. A few nice cafes such as Lola's and the Royale...More

1  Thank MootHouse
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best restaurants are there, amazings bars and discos. We parked the car anywhere and just walked, choosen a nice spot and have a bier. What could be nicer? Just take care with pickpockets and enjoy!

Thank Felipe G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not for kids or vunerable people at night,we were told by staff to keep our wits about us look out for, pickpockets' bag snatchers and children running past you snatching mobile phones cameras ect

Thank powellgarry
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15 January 2016|
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Response from Bluet23 | Reviewed this property |
General rule of thumb, everything in CT closes at 7/8pm unless in the Waterfront. But long street bars and clubs are open till late.
17 January 2015|
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Response from R_Stephane_L | Reviewed this property |
Also agree with TravelfeetZA : i won't do shopping on this street. Keep a one hour walking to visit it and then have diner somewhere and some bar music. That's it! There is nothing special on this street for shopping.
17 January 2015|
Response from Manny K | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I went to eat on Long Street. The restaurants were open. Enjoy!