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Grand Africa Cafe & Beach

Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 0551
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (103 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“granger bay” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 749 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Came in for drinks to escape the storm. So delicious and creative with the flavours. Our waiter, Tatenda, he was a wonderful and funny host who offered great conversation and was attentive. Definitely will come back and recommend to all my friends

Thank malloryp264
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food and ambiance. Restaurant on the beach. Faith was a superb host. She took great care of us. The seafood pizza and grilled calamari were tasty and their drinks are delicious.

Thank vacayanna
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went there for some cocktails in the evening. We has had such a great a waiter! So helpful and happy and offered to take photos of us and just amazing service. His name is Sifelani and am definitely going to request to be in...More

Thank aidensuskin
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you for the lovely review, we are always happy to hear out guests have enjoyed Grand Beach. We look forward to seeing you soon again.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A fantastic beachclub with huge outdoor and indoor facilities, good music , great mix of people , good food, great drinks, super cool atmosphere .. simply WOW!

Thank Matthias F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the best afternoon here... lovely service, amazing setting, gorgeous blue-sky day, buzzy atmosphere. A real good time spot to sit outside and enjoy Cape Town in the sunshine.

Thank MarisaLL2017
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the lovely feedback, we look forward to seeing you again soon,

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So in a nutshell the 4 rating comes from the superb location, great vibe and ambiance and good service. Regrettably the food left much to be desired. You can’t really put a price on what’s been created here so if you haven’t been don’t miss...More

Thank Lynton C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for people watching. Super nice food and good service. You can sit either inside (a bit dark), in the sand (can get cold as soon as the sun goes down) or on the porch (best seating area). Had a wonderful pasta with prawns...More

Thank Christina N
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for the lovely feedback, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband took me here on my birthday for lunch...I had never been before and was pleasantly surprised at the beautiful scenery, great service and amazing cocktails! The pizza and pasta that we had there was also very good. Couldn't have asked for a more...More

Thank SLP888
Sharlene L, Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for the lovely feedback, and for celebrating your birthday with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked our table in advance and asked for a table by the sea as we were celebrating a special occasion, and the team at Grand Africa didn’t disappoint! The table was right by the sea and was nicely decorated, and the service, food and...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch today on the Beach close to the V&A waterfront. We came here based on a friends recommendation and it didn't disappoint. We had some starters (platters) and for main meals, my partner had the burger, I had the beetroot salad and...More

Thank kanddhanson
Sharlene L, Public Relations Manager at Grand Africa Cafe & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the lovely review and for visiting us at Grand Beach. We are always happy to hear from our guests. So glad you enjoyed your day with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Robert C
23 July 2017|
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Response from GeoffNicholas | Reviewed this property |
Definitely open in March of the year
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Robert C
23 July 2017|
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Response from RadleyDijkers | Property representative |
We busy building the new website, apologies for the page that shows. Try Cntrl-F5 and should refresh the page and get rid of that sign saying we closed. If you have any questions please send us a message on facebook... More
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Remondy K
16 November 2016|
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Response from RadleyDijkers | Property representative |
Hi Remondy, we have a new chef and have made a few changes to the menu. Come try and let us have your feedback.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$82
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haul Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 0551
  • E-mail
Description
Cape Town's most desirable destination restaurant, Grand Africa Café & Beach embraces a free-spirited beach Cafe culture - the only one of its kind in Cape Town. Offering a unique experience the tactile decadence completes the trendsetting design offering a cafe style dining experience on the deck or beach with magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean and Robben Island.
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