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Aubergine

39 Barnet Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 465 0000
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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39 Barnet Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Made reservations before we left the US. AIt was a beautiful evening and we took the option of eating in the patio- lovely am bience and attentive service. We wanted to try meats we could not find back home. The ostrich tenderloin medium rare was...More

1  Thank WanderingRosa
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The starters were OK.. as for the main courses they were so bad. RAvioli wasnt cooked, fish was uneatable..I asked for a well done beef because im pregnant.. they got it twice filled with blood. Too bad

Thank Nayla M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a pity that in SA they don't use Michelin * otherwise this would be Michelin * resto. SUPERB quality and a top sommelier.

1  Thank koen2811
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well hidden, off the beaten track, but so worth the visit. Amazing food and service, not one thing to complain about. See others comment on the price level being high, for us however all of South Africa is simply so cheap compared to home that...More

Thank jseglin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard great things so had high expectations which I think were met. A great wine list - of course; and informative sommelier helped us choose some lovely wine (Warwick Trilogy 2007). We had the five course degustastion menu and every course (from tuna...More

Thank GeraintLT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent fine dining venue with great food, service and ambiance As a group of 6 well wined and well dined good friends we’ve enjoyed the evening a lot. We had an exceptionally knowledgeable sommelier who would help us to make a right choice of wine...More

Thank Татьяна Д
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a birthday dinner for one of our friends and it was excellent. Very creative food, very well prepared, good combinations. Friendly service, competent sommelier (note: you could pay 10,000 Rands for a bottle, if you want, but there also are very nice less...More

Thank LordRawdon
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic variety of tastes; wonderful creations with fine nuances; seafood, fish, game and meat all prepared to perfection. Wines on offer are unique to Cape Town.

Thank yvetteandyk
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Dinner in this well-known restaurant was not quite up to our expectations. The food itself was enjoyable, if not superb, but the tone of the service was surprising, especially compared to all of the other places we visited in Cape Town and elsewhere in South...More

1  Thank pigwrestler
Reviewed 19 November 2017

OMG, this restaurant was soo good! I kept begging my spouse to go back on our limited trip to Cape Town! Service, ambiance and food were all amazing. I wanted EVERYTHING on the menu. They were also very accommodating when we were late for our...More

Thank Mnnair
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Barnet Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 465 0000
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