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1890 House Sushi

Lynton, Trill Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 447 1450
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (64 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lynton, Trill Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with the family for lunch while in the area and we were not left disappointed. We opted for a sushi platter and also some salads on the side. The sushi was very fresh and well rolled. The salads we opted for were the...More

Thank kevross85
Reviewed 6 November 2017

it's a cute little place, and they have a romantic outdoor spot for sushi sharing :) also the service is really good, and they gave us recommendations for the rest of our trip.

Thank Victoria V
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended in Cape Town guide so we decided to come. Location is off the beaten track -The restaurant looks very ordinary from the outside but the seating inside has a good ambience-We enjoyed the Sushi dishes .The chilli calamari & the fried...More

Thank Cheers142
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Attentive waitrons. Nice ambiance and excelletnt Sushi. Dog friendly . Big variety of japanese and asian food

Thank edwinColombo
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Their sushi is always fresh and tasty. It's the perfect spot for a quick business or solo lunch when your in the neighborhood.

Thank Wade B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Coming from Vancouver where there is basically a sushi restaurant every street corner, I must say 1890 was a hearty meal in Cape Town. Roommates and I sat at the belt and had 10 plates between the three of us; can't say for them but...More

Thank winniesuns
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We visit here every other week. The food is good and fresh and reasonably priced. From the outside not particularly elegant but look through the window and you will probably find it is full. We like to sit at the bar and take from the...More

Thank johnhW4953CL
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We ordered two different platters for our catch up dinner. Two platters arrived and looked and tasted good. five minutes later the waitress came to our table and said the one platter was meant for other customers. The manageress expected us to buy the wrong...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a last minute dinner in CT. Coming from out of town we didn't know you have to reserve in restaurants really early so we had nowhere to go on Saturday night. This sushi place was well recommended on trip advisor and...More

Thank euphoria05
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This sushi gem in the heart of buzzing Observatory in Cape Town has always delivered on its reputation of providing exceptional sushi at very reasonable prices and this time – as always – they didn’t disappoint. Feeling somewhat conservative and not really all that hungry...More

Thank MatthewJHB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lynton, Trill Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 447 1450
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