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Balducci's

Breakwater Blvd | Shop 6162, Victoria Wharf, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 6002
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (94 reviews)
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“steak” (72 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Breakwater Blvd | Shop 6162, Victoria Wharf, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 928 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location at the Waterfront....good food...a little noisy...good service ..great décor...has good bar service

Thank lightman0829
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate there in November 1st with friends after a day long tour to the wine country.It was very busy but they found a table right away.Tables are closed together and it's noisy.Our friends and my husband had 2 different types and I had the seafood...More

Thank prfirec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very fresh and delicious. Can strongly recommend the starter tempura shrimps. We got superb service by our waiter Casper who toke care of us in a perfect way.

Thank Anneli L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is part of a group that belong my favorite Belthazar steak house. I had a nice dinner with Pizza and salad. The staff is very kind and location also very good as facing the harbour .

Thank JoseSM
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Balducci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jose, thank you for the review on Trip Advisor. We appreciate it and look forward to having you join us again soon. Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Muy rica la comida y el servicio de primera. Muy recomendable. Ask for James Crowie, definitely the best waiter in the place

Thank Ferrpascual
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Balducci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ferrpascual, thank you for your review posted on Trip Advisor. We appreciate it very much and we look forward to having you dine with us again soon. Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we walked out of shopping centre we found this place for dinner so decided to pop in , very nice, a little pricey but worth it

Thank MartinaD95
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Balducci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Martina, thank you for the review on Trip Advisor. We appreciate it very much and look forward to having you join us again very soon. Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and myself love going to Balducci's for dinner, has become one of our favourite places. The selection of meals is broad, so you can get whatever you in the mood for. Service is always great, last night John Ross was our waiter and...More

Thank carryford
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Balducci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Carryford, thank you for the review on Trip Advisor. We appreciate it very much and look forward to having you and your son joining us again for some more of his favourites. Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful evening spent with friends, great food and great service by Muzi and co. Recommend a visit.

Thank leeleec65
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Balducci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Leeleec65, thank you for the review on Trip Advisor. We appreciate it very much and look forward to having you join us again very soon. Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is daunting. It’s a small novel there’s so much too choose from. But once you start looking your options are endless. Service was great and fast The food came really hot and I like it. They also have their own tap beer. Very...More

Thank Carol P
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Balducci's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Carol, thank you for the review. We appreciate it and we look forward to you dining with us again when you next visit the V&A Waterfront. Kind Regards, Andrew

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a late night dinner at Balducci’s on the Cape Town waterfront. We stop by each year we visit South Africa. Consistently a good meal at a reasonable price. Tasted one of the Asian chicken meals... quite good. Service was good...

Thank Gary R
Andrew H, Guest Relations Manager at Balducci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gary, thank you for the review on that you posted on Trip Advisor. We appreciate it very much and look forward to your next visit. Regards, Andrew

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Breakwater Blvd | Shop 6162, Victoria Wharf, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 6002
  • E-mail
Description
Balducci at the V & A Waterfront offers an unrivaled menu of simple, everyday home cooked Italian dishes that reflect the most traditional elements of food and culinary styles. Our simple Italian home cooked food is prepared in a relaxed and restorative style, whilst at the same time being creative, traditional and affordable. Main restaurant open from 11am daily
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