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Pigalle Restaurant

57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4343
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (140 reviews)
“scallops” (38 reviews)
“creme brulee” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went there the other night with my wife The place is nicely appointed with nice live jazz music We were seated at a table far enough as not to be deafened by the music We placed our order and we got the starters in a...More

Thank JWK_11
Reviewed 2 days ago

Yes, we did arrive a little early but who knew it would be so busy we would have to bar prop and wait for a table. While there I had inquired as to the today price on Large black tigers to the Mr Suave. He...More

Thank TwoBigOneGrowing
Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was delicious at this restaurant - I had snails to start and Springbok for main and wasn't disappointed, but, we just felt the restaurant wasn't really sure of itself. I was expecting a real South African feel to it but didn't really get that...More

Thank Dimpsxxx
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here on a Saturday evening. The food was brilliant. The restaurant specialises in shell fish. To get a flavour of the variety on offer we had the sharing platter which was fantastic! The wine also was completely delicious and it was great having...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well the evening started off with some drinks in their cozy cigar lounge. Very comfy after a hard day’s work and we were ready to celebrate my boyfriend’s birthday in style! When we were ready they escorted us to our table. Comfortable chairs and great...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks for a great evening, everything vent on so perfeck. The food was fanatic, and the service was on the top too. ( Valentine) the first nigth and, cant remember the name on the guy the next evening. But they both did an exlentent job....More

Thank Gitte L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was amazing! For Australians who can not buy a fresh lobster from a local fisherman less than the price of Pigalle's Lobster Thermidore! Their Oysters were sizeable and fresh. The Lobster was a dream and the Langoustines (prawns but sweeter) were fantastic. On...More

Thank Sompinspesh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Victor has done a grwat spot over the years here. I love coming back & back for Spoils. Standards never drop. I am always blown away with the service, food & ambience 👌👌👌

Thank Danita A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a tour dinner at this restaurant so had a set menu. Meals were reasonable in price and quality. Plenty of people here with lots of locals so it seems popular.

Thank johnshelleyb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was recommended to us - but unfortunately children are not allowed. We mailed them and they gave us they possibility to visit them with kids for lunch Great experience!

Thank Farmorellis
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30 August 2017|
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Response from Pigallecapetown | Property representative |
Hello Robin, We request all international travellers to pay a R250 per person deposit to secure a booking. This was after we experienced a large number of 'no shows' without cancellations often related to the hotels... More
18 June 2017|
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Response from Bruce M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the late response. I just saw your question. I'd say nice casual should be fine. My wife wore a skirt and blouse and I had slacks and a casual shirt. No shorts or t shirts though. Some diners wore coat and tie... More
8 April 2017|
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Response from Pigallecapetown | Property representative |
Hi, We have live music every night from a Monday to a Saturday. Regards Management
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57A Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4343
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Well-known as the perfect venue for a stylish evening out, we offer guests live entertainment from our dance floor alongside superb dinner courses. Renowned for our fresh seafood and Chalmar steak, our menu comprises of classic dishes with a subtle Portuguese flair. Including a spacious cigar lounge and private dining room our venue is versatile as well as suitable for private functions.
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