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City Grill

Shop 155, Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 421 9820
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (250 reviews)
“skewers” (39 reviews)
“mixed grill” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, African, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Shop 155, Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 743 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have eaten here a few times now, it can get really busy and noisy particularly if the outside space is closed due to the wind but the steak is very good, the wine is good and the pepper sauce is amazing!! Good value and...More

Thank Rhona139
Reviewed 6 days ago

Tasty steaks, friendly service and good value. Located right in the heart of the V&A Waterfront mall. Recommended.

Thank Anon092
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having just arrived in South Africa we wandered downtown to the Cape Town waterfront and found this gem of a restaurant for dinner. The view from the outside terrace seating was beautiful. My husband and family were able to experience ostrich, warthog, impala,zebra etc —...More

Thank Marigot1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant sits on the waterfront and is perfect for an outside view while dining. We received a free burger and chips as apart of the city bus tour and it was really good, The burger was juicy and came with a unique mayo that...More

1  Thank kendrano
Reviewed 1 week ago

we chose this restaurant for an early saturday evening meal (18:00ish) .. we were able to sit outside and watch the sunset over the mountain .. we had very good starters, chicken cesaer salad (very large) and springbok carppacio .. 2 off the bone rib...More

Thank greensparty
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at the restaurant is actually quite good, but the restaurant tries to squeeze in too many people and the service is comparatively slow.

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is located on the V & A Waterfront in Cape Town and specialises in steaks from the usual beef through game to ostrich & crocodile! We stayed mainstream with barbecued ribs and a local dish called Bobotie, a slightly spiced curry flavoured minced...More

Thank CrispinN_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Admittedly it was a little noisy but only one starter turned up! The waitress was very embarrassed and tried her hardest to get it sorted but by that time the first main was ready to arrive. Consequently, part of the starter was put with the...More

Thank C7677
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the review. This is completely unacceptable and not the standard of our service. We humbly apologize for the service you received. We will investigate this. Kind Regards Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a late flight from Dbn to Cpt, we just arrived in time to have Dinner with my Directors and colleagues from abroad. The place was busy.The food was excellent.I ordered a Calamari with rice starter whilst many started with soup. Fillet was the firm...More

Thank Sewpersads
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the wonderful review. Regards Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday we went to upstairs the Greek restaurant .saw our next door ordered steak from city grill (same owner)looks so good so tonight we give it try , it turns out food are so good here Order the ox tall stew , it came big...More

Thank Jianquan L
barryn348, Guest Relations Manager at City Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you for the review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the steak. The snails starter is one of our most popular dishes and we sell a huge quantity every night. We add Parmesan cheese over the top, which could have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 155, Victoria Wharf | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 9820
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Description
Established in 1999, the City Grill is the oldest steakhouse in the V&A Waterfront. We invite you to discover a truly South African experience… so gather family and friends for a feast of flavour at the City Grill! A place where food has substance, big appetites are essential and South Africa is the flavour of the month, every month!
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