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Shio Restaurant

49 Napier Street | The Grey, 8001, South Africa
+27 64 661 7474
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
49 Napier Street | The Grey, 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great night at Shio in De Waterkant, Cape Town. Each opting for the four choice special and between the two of us tasting 8 different gastronomic delights. The 2 stand out dishes were: Tiger Prawns Butternut Tempura The food was delicious and...More

Thank Walk_Live_Laugh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We could only manage to obtain a 9 pm slot but nevertheless booked. The only weird thing is the waitrons kept saying 'well because you've arrived so late...' as if we had actually CHOSEN this time slot. So a few of he dishes were sold...More

Thank M H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to give Shio a try the other night, so we booked a table for six and showed up! The staff were very friendly and attentive, and we were seated at a high table, unfortunately, right next to their storage area for the booze....More

Thank KarlSchoemaker
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Any true foodie knows that eating out is not just about food but about the experience as a whole and from the entrance of Shio Restaurant to your table, you will undoubtedly be wowed. Shio Restaurant offers modern Japanese cuisine in a very stylish setting,...More

Thank LorindaVoges
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The place is really nice and friendly, and honestly, I had a good time - But I happen to be a real fan of Japanese cuisine, and especially Izakayas (Japanese tapas). As I told the friendly staff of the Shio, their dishes are ok, but...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We celebrated my birthday at Shio with six close fiends. Everyone was amazed at how great the food was and how well priced. We chose the four plate menu (R250) and were amazed at how great it was. Each dish is beautifully presented and so...More

Thank KathAMM
Reviewed 29 November 2017

we have been to the Hout Bay restaurant on numerous occasions but this was the first visit to Shio, & it wont be the last.The food was outstanding. Go & you wont regret it.

Thank mark s
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Intimate dining with attentive service. Food is Fresh and Delicious. We shared about 8 dishes. Small plates of yuminess. Even had Sake served warm with pickles

Thank AffrianderChef
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We had a fun evening on Saturday night. We laughed a lot and the food was delicious. We were excited with all the different options of the Asian delights - food was beautifully presented, tasty (some dishes were quite salty) and small portions. We went...More

Thank tanya2792016
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Dinner for 4, we took the choice of 4 dishes per person for R250.00 and shared every morsel of every perfectly prepared flavor extravaganza. The brilliant food was equally matched by an exceptional cocktail list which were also amazing, favorites were: Fuji Apple with Wixworth...More

Thank Craig D
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Napier Street | The Grey, 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 64 661 7474
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