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6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
+27 21 421 0935
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“langoustines” (174 reviews)
“seafood” (493 reviews)
“lobster tail” (22 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If I could choose a last meal then this would be it! Great views of the harbor and upbeat staff. The best part of the meal was the abalone! Hand down best dish I have had in a long time! Got the shellfish sampler as...More

Thank baxterclement11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely love this restaurant. It’s several years since we last visited Cape Town and it was pleasing to see that the standards at Baia remain as high as ever. We visited at lunch time and we were delighted with the meal and the attentive...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved this restaurant, to the point where we ate here two nights in a row. Our food was superb, the service professional and attentive, and the views of the harbour were spectacular. I highly recommend Baia, and only wish it were closer to...More

Thank Ralph D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We can definitely recommend this delightful restaurant. We had soup and Pernod lobster appetizers, and main course dishes of Kingslip and a Langoustine-shrimp platter. For the latter, we recommend trying both lemon and pepper dipping sauces. Lisa was our waitress and we will definitely ask...More

Thank nana19canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this restaurant in advance and therefore the manager ensured we had a prime spot with a view of the waterfront and mountain. It gets very busy so prebooking is recommended. I had the scallops to start and my husband had the calamari. Both...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

With a great location and good service, this place has topped it with some amazing food. I had two dishes -- Calamari Lobster and Fish Platter. Calamari Lobster was a great starter. Cooked to perfection, the meat was fresh and tasty. The main course --...More

Thank Ninad k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw a lot of comment here saying it is overrated, in fact they do some really good seafood like lobsters, shrimps and amazing oysters, not so much abalone and fish. Their meat dishes are not as good but even with wine it is not...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has a beautiful setting and a great menu to choose from. Unfortunately, it seems to favour the once off tourist trade ( nothing wrong with that), but the service and quality is not consistent throughout the meal. We had tasty food, but a...More

Thank Christelle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good location and tourists would find it convenient. We hadn't booked in advance and we're happy to find a table in the evening. Not cheap. Food quality was not impressive. The best item was fresh oysters. The rest was just so so. A lot of...More

Thank Bally1966
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice harbor restaurant, good seafood and nice views of the harbor. Recommend the fish dishes and the crab!

Thank klasherman
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4 March 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
Am told that contact info and website links are not permitted. 00 27 21 421 0935 We went on a Friday night, and we would not have got in if we had not booked. When booking, ask for a table with a view, although after 7.30... More
5 September 2017|
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Response from gourmetrose | Reviewed this property |
Our concierge book it for us.
15 July 2017|
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Response from gourmetrose | Reviewed this property |
We had our concierge make a reservation. Got a nice table in the outside area. lovely dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 0935
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