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Sushi Box Newlands

Kildare Road | Shop 8, Cardiff Castle Centre, Newlands 7700, South Africa
+27 21 674 0820
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (67 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
“cape town” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Kildare Road | Shop 8, Cardiff Castle Centre, Newlands 7700, South Africa
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

6pm Saturday- virtually empt, only 3 tables occupied. However the three serving staff seemed incapable - not like they had a lot on. Service was dire, food great as usual. If they don’t sort this out this place will suffer.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dick M
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We have tried sushi all over Cape Town and we keep coming back here. Generous fish to rice ratios, great combo offerings and some specialist sauces make this some of the very best sushi in the city. Aside that the service is sharp and the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank davidsW7459UY
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Sushi box offers a cute and intimate setting with few tables. It was a bit unfortunate that we had to personally approach a server to request them to take our order after a considerable wait. The signature rolls and sashimi were definitely worth the wait....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mumbi K
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Good service. Always freshly made and too perfection. Value for money. Great vide with friendly staff

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank cherylfowler
SushiBoxCPT, Public Relations Manager at Sushi Box Newlands, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Hi Cheryl. Thanks for taking the time to review your meal at Sushi Box Newlands. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed May 11, 2018

The place is small but super inviting. Jonathan was our waiter and was so helpful and accommodating. Because Sushi Box has no liquor licensing, he recommended a good spot next door to get a bottle of wine; no corkage charged! He also kindly offered to...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Sibahle M
SushiBoxCPT, Public Relations Manager at Sushi Box Newlands, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Hi Sibahle. Thanks for the great review! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely evening at Sushi Box. The service is very good, atmosphere lovely and sushi is divine! It was busy for a Tuesday evening, but there were 1 or 2 tables open.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank KiraGoller
SushiBoxCPT, Public Relations Manager at Sushi Box Newlands, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Thank you for your review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at our Newlands branch. Come back anytime!

Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

We live around the corner from Sushi Box Newlands! We have become so spoilt by the exceptional sushi offered there, in particular the prawn poppers and the crispy tempura rolls! It has become our special treat every weekend!! Great service by friendly staff to boot!!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Tessa E
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Lots of sauces, mayo what hides the real taste of fish. This place i guess is fine for the junk food lovers in more sophisticated way - sushi. I personally love sushi for the natural quality fish or sea food ingredients. Not my place but...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank modestasv2014
SushiBoxCPT, Owner at Sushi Box Newlands, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Hi Modestas So sorry to hear you did not have a good experience of SushiBox! We offer a wide variety of sushi ranging from traditional rolls and sashimi to more fusion style sushi to ensure there is something for everyone. The last thing I would...More

Reviewed October 8, 2017

Very good sushi, one of the best we have had. Nicely presented and varied. A little expensive but worth it because of the quality. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Swedtravel
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

This has become a treat. Slightly expensive but worth it. Salmon Tacos and fusion box ftw! Never been a fan of sushi until I ate here

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank StevenM5200
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kildare Road | Shop 8, Cardiff Castle Centre, Newlands 7700, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Newlands
  • Phone Number: +27 21 674 0820
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