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Izakaya Matsuri

6 The Rockwell | Cape Town Central, Green Point 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4520
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (50 reviews)
“gyoza” (8 reviews)
“seared tuna” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6 The Rockwell | Cape Town Central, Green Point 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Our second trip to Izikaya Matsuri has been a great sushi experience again. We were happy to see our waiter Abdullah again. He also recognized us as well and remembered details from our last visit. Amazing, since we visited 1 year ago. Really good sushi...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cu-pl
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

We've been in SA for almost 2 weeks and have been blown away by the super high standard of food & wine! So when we read the great reviews of this establishment we didn't hesitate to give it a try. The owner being Japanese was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

The food was really delicious and the staff very friendly. We had a good time and definitely want to come back. Unfortunately they didn't have the deep fried ice cream anymore which we would have loved to try but we hope to get it the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lillii_19
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Good sushi and other Japanese tapas and great location with an excellent vibe. Would recommend for a stop.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AunnieP
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Than you for your comments

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Just ordered starters gyoza’s, edamame and tempura prawns, very basic, dipping sauce no flavour, tempura bad after taste, oil has been used again and again that’s when tempura has a bitter after taste. My nephew had an allergic reaction, he does not have any allergies...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Simran K
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Dear Simran We don't expect everyone likes us. But I need to explain something for you. Our cooking oil change everyday, never been used for two days, busy season we change twince a day. Our fish and food material are 100% fresh. We do not...More

Reviewed August 4, 2018

This restaurant does not face Prestwich street, but is hidden in a small alley on Prestwich street, under the Rockwell hotel. Do not expect a modern restaurant styled vy an imterior designer. But expect a small restaurant with an open kitchen and a good vibe....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rick v
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Thank you for your support.

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Good price-value ratio, nice staff. If you want to have nice japanese food, this is the place in town where you gotta go...

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tiotiotio1
Izakaya_Matsuri, Manager at Izakaya Matsuri, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Thank you for your support.

Reviewed June 29, 2018

I went here twice in 9 days. The sushi is fresh and delicious, and though not an extensive menu, there are enough choices. It is a local kind of place, in the inner court of the Rockwell hotel/self-catering apartments, so not noticeable from the street....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank davidrebhun
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Good service, great food, nice atmosphere! Real value for money is the Zen Sai Platter. Really enjoyed it!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 287jannied
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Great hangout, easy as I was solo on a business trip. Had a chicken & onion noodle soup (chilly outside) and sushi platter, and wine of course dah...

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mkandla
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 The Rockwell | Cape Town Central, Green Point 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Green Point
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4520
  • E-mail
Description
If you are Sushi and Japanese food lovers, please come to us. We will bring you super fresh fish, great balance Sushi and our delicious kitchen dish.
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