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Deez Mexican Bistro

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4 The Promenade, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 3602
18:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Cape Town, South Africa
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, best Mexican we have had in many years. Fresh, interesting and totally delicious. Served with lots of fresh greens and herbs, we asked for some extra chilli, and a few moments later our waiter arrived with whole selection of fresh, roasted and Chipotle chillies, divine! Our waiter was great, friendly and very knowledgeable. Highly recommended! Oh, and the restarant... More 

Thank freshelion
Cape Town
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charming and petite, Deez Guacamole and wings are possibly the best I have had. Great food, reasonable pricing, lovely atmosphere...food, customer service and socialising is of utmost importance here. Deez is an absolute must.

Thank candicebr0wink
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We live in Hout Bay and often walk past Deez on the way to the beach. So, when thinking of a place to eat one Saturday night with our grandchildren, Deez sprang to mind. We walked in and were immediately made welcome and seated next to a fire. The helpings of food are generous, so we shared.

Thank Petera23a
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A small little joint near the beach, the service here isn't amazing, but the food and atmosphere more than make up for it, and those running the restaurant make sure you feel welcome and cared for. Everything tastes fresh and arrives at the table piping hot. Definitely a recommended dining experience on my part.

Thank Charles G
Riebeek-West, South Africa
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92 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

after our disappointing experience at Spiros, we went to Deez for a marguerite instead of pudding & - again – what a disappointment. R40 (probably the norm these days; used to be about R26 when I was in Cape Town & last had); not served in a marguerite glass & not tasty at all. Not my night for good food... More 

Thank GPWfmPE
Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Great food in a building that is over 100 years old. Cosy and a place I will return to again and again. Food was amazing and the chilli poppers rock.

Thank Rob F
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing Yummy Tequila Devine authentic food Romantic Great atmosphere Chilli poppers to die for Great spot Good service

Thank Vanessa H
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Authentic mex dishes Great for a casual evening with your loved one Great Mexican hospitality Best tequila Not to be missed

Thank Geoff t
Hout Bay, South Africa
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

happened to walk past the shop,.... we should have kept walking. the food is really not good. service is lacking. open plan kitchen, ... not a good idea if you doing everything in microwaves and from cans. a little clean as you go wouldnt hurt

Thank smilingchef1975
Cape Town, South Africa
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

We came to Hout Bay from Mexico so our standards are high. We have tried repeatedly but cannot find even a single note of authentic Mexican food at Deez. Love the overworked/stretched staff. Love the room & location but this is NOT Mexican food. The margaritas can pass as semi-authentic. Stop with the sugar in everything? Mas jalepenos por favor!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 The Promenade, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 3602

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?