We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Casa de Loco Restaurant and Tapas Bar

36 New Street | opposite The Rat and Parrot, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
+27 83 549 1837
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good50%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“tapas” (10 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
36 New Street | opposite The Rat and Parrot, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (52)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place on taco tuesday and oh my gosh the calamari taco,beef,pork taco is to die for and also the best churros i have had in life

Thank NatashaC2419
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning burgers, awesome fajitas, nice wine selection, friendly staff. Definitely worth a visit. Look out for their specials...

Thank KarenK4513
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Had a super dinner there, just loved the roaring log fire - had to remove layers of clothing as it was so nice and warm. Nice ambiance to the restaurant. Also has a bar area and a lounge area.

Thank Wendles542
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A very nice menu with a good tapas selection and main courses that are hard to choose between because they are so darn good!! We went once early in our visit and made it our choice for our final family night out before our return...More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

WOW! Truly world class cuisine in Grahamstown! What a delight. The tacos were epic, with special standout being the fish taco( being from Arizona I have had a few tacos). Tender crispy morsels, spicy dressing but Just enough to to allow the freshness of the...More

Thank Docmel1023
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

You just have to try the Screaming eagle burger with sauce, divine potato wedges and coleslaw. Easy burger made with pride and enjoyed with delight.

Thank Ings F
Reviewed 18 March 2018

I love fish tacos and will always order them if they're on the menu, so I've had a lot of them. I admit that I've not been to Mexico and that they might have the best fish tacos in the world, but until I do,...More

Thank Jayellecee
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Casa de loco offers freshly made, wholesome food with a Mexican / Spanish twist. It’s a small family run business where sourcing sustainable, good quality local ingredients is a priority. This is a place where the local residents (like me) choose to dine out. Co...More

Thank SarahH11359
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We stumbled on this place and were glad we did .The food was well prepared,diverse and interesting .The service was good as was the atmosphere.

Thank Farrercove
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Excellent food, This is some of the better Mexican food I have tasted before . Service great but they can improve on the atmosphere

Thank alwyn1_12
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Grahamstown
Graham Hotel
142 reviews
.16 km away
Hotel Victoria Mews
12 reviews
.38 km away
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
65 reviews
18.43 km away
Kichaka Luxury Game Lodge
403 reviews
26.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Haricot's Deli & Bistro
193 reviews
.03 km away
The Rat & Parrot
153 reviews
.04 km away
29 reviews
.12 km away
Saint's Bistro & Inn
99 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cathedral of St Michael and St George
56 reviews
.43 km away
1820 Settlers National Monument
71 reviews
.95 km away
St Patrick's Catholic Church
14 reviews
.48 km away
Observatory Museum
45 reviews
.72 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Casa de Loco Restaurant and Tapas Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 New Street | opposite The Rat and Parrot, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Grahamstown
  • Phone Number: +27 83 549 1837
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing