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Theresa's Restaurant

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Boyes Drive, Kalk Bay, South Africa
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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261 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Theresa's is no longer and is now Cafe Soul a Balti house. Sorry but no where has good as Theresa's.

Thank mikeswallow01
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Theresa ran her restuarant with verve for some time but it was followed by Soul Food which didin't last and now there is another restaurant which has just opened on the site.

Thank D8533FQmichellel
Cape Town
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is now Cafe Soul. see my review . Theresa's was excellent but the Cafe Souls continue giving quality food. I wonder what happened to Ali who was the maitre d'hotel of Theresa's?

1 Thank Gerrie S
Saint Julian's, Malta
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179 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We have eaten here a few times now. Lovely. Great hosts and nice seafood. It is like a house converted into a restaurant. Charming. Some years back we read a terrible review on this establishment, however, our several experiences have been overwhelmingly positive. We think that the review was negatively biased. It overlooks a working fishing Harbour. Take a stroll... More 

Thank saswcpr
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

It's OK. I am not sure it is going to be around that long, however. Since "Theresa" seems no longer involved it seems to have lost something. Maybe it's a better lunchtime place.

Thank Dugald T
Fish Hoek, South Africa
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The best place in Kalk Bay. Wonderful ambience. Can have a chat without having to shout to be heard above the noise. Best steak in town with excellent service. Good to make a booking. Nice place to take your husband/wife for a special dinner.

Thank Alma P
Kalk Bay, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I have been here several times now and have been meaning to post a review for a while. Always immaculate service, food is awesome, I will be back again & again!

Thank PeeKayGirl
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161 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We were looking for a local restaurant to take a visiting colleague out to sample some local cuisine. Soul Cafe - as it is now known - exceeded out expectations in a very pleasant manner. The service was good and friendly without being obtrusive. The mutton curry was the most delicious we have had. The serving was just right -... More 

1 Thank 26cedrict
Cape Town
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Now called Cafe Soul and NOT on Boyes Drive but near the bottom of Clairvaux Road Kalk Bay. Laid back style, great staff and excellent value! We had the 'platter' grilled yellowtail, mussels, 3 prawns, calamari - all very tasty - R115. This place is well worth a visit.

Thank Steve H
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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Took me a little while to find Theresa's as the pin indicated it was further along Boyes Drive - it is actually about 200 m from the intersection with the main Kalk Bay road. The name has recently changed to Cafe Soul. Very relaxed venue with lovely urban feel and ambience. The staff are friendly and the food is well... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boyes Drive, Kalk Bay, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Kalk Bay
  • Phone Number: 0725810275

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