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The Hussar Grill Mouille Point

163 Beach Road | New Cumberland Building, Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 433 2081
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (368 reviews)
“chocolate vodka” (11 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Grill, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
163 Beach Road | New Cumberland Building, Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Hussar Grill Mouille Point
1. Premium Quality!
"One the best steaks I've ever had... Meltingly tender."
Harry F
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2. No Corkage!
"no corkage charged...well worth the visit!"
GaryvE
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3. 50 Years of Excellence
"It's not often that everyone's meal gets a 10 out of 10. "
belinda466
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1 - 10 of 725 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We have had numerous holidays in Cape Town in the past 15 years and always visit this restaurant several times during our stay as it is one of our two favourite places to eat.There is a nice atmosphere, good service and the food is excellent...More

Thank OllieLady
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear OllieLady, Thank you so much for the amazing review, we really do appreciate the positive feedback :) I'm also really glad to hear that we are always on your itinerary. Our team works hard to ensure that our guests have the best possible experience...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had booked this restaurant in advance based upon reviews on Tripadvisor. As it was Christmas Eve and being tourists in South Africa, we decided to embrace the Christmas spirit by me wearing my Rudolph antlers and my partner wearing his Bah Humbug hat. By...More

Thank travelled-annie
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Travelled-Annie, My word, I remember you two! How much fun was that! We loved the antlers and hat and were honored that you chose us to celebrate with. Ricardo had such a blast serving you guys and I am so glad that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Cape Town has many many good places to dine. But The Hussar Grill is one of the best for the money. Large selection to choose from. Try the cream corn it will make your mouth dance. No corkage so bring your South African wine.They also...More

Thank sjt817
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good day Sjt817, Thank you for the excellent review and your kind words about Lwazi. I really like your recommendation of the corn, it's new on the menu and starting to gain popularity. I'm glad you enjoyed it! Thank you for choosing us, we really...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved your restaurant. Our party of 16 arrived early on NYE for an amazing dinner. We ordered the special meat kabob as appetizers & everyone raved about it & the amount of food. We also ordered the beef filets & salads & the amazing...More

Thank Michelle W
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle W, We so enjoyed having you on New Years Eve, your group was such fun! Loved the idea of the Game Kebab for the table to share for starters, sampling all the game meats. I am so glad you chose to come spend...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was brilliant. Great combinations and high standards of presentation. The place was super busy and attention from waiters was minimal, also very noisy waiters. The place has a great vibe when busy though.......always visit here when in CT. Lamb Chops - Gr8More

Thank Jeffster89
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jeffster89, Thank you for the feedback, I am so glad you liked the food. I am not so glad to hear that our service sucks, I am so sorry that you experienced this. Please can you email me directly with the issues you had,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

this restaurant was extremely busy but this made no difference to the extremely good service we receivied. The steaks were outstanding and our starters of Mussels, carpaccio, and a pear salad were also amazing. It is no wonder this restaurant is so popular!More

Thank margiehk
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Margiehk, Thank you for your custom, I am so glad you enjoyed your experience! (The no corkage fee is one of our draw cards- locals love it!) I am so happy that you enjoyed our starters! Our regulars know to share them, otherwise there...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very sad exprience considering their food is excellent and always has been. Two months ago we arrived a saturday just after lunch time for a walk in table. The restaurant was empty and asked to sit just inside the window and we were told they...More

Thank Marilette B
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marilette, My apologies for not being able to accommodate you, as you can imagine, our window seats are booked many weeks in advance. 90% of our bookings request this area and if these bookings are not honored, we get lots of complaints. We try...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place..great steak perfectly cooked, amazing chocolate fondant also perfectly cooked with a great selection of wine. We had such a good meal here and would highly recommend it! Staff were excellent and we were well looked after with our 2 children (8...More

Thank Edinburghtwoplusone
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Edinburghtwoplusone, What an amazing review! Thank you for taking the time to write to us, it's always great to get such good feedback. I am so glad you enjoyed your experience and the food. Thank you for the kind recommendation. We do hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on 30th Dec for dinner and it was amazing! Despite a full house, service was really quick and our food was delish. I ordered the chateaubriand medium rare which was incredibly tender and hubby ordered the 400g rib eye. This was huge!...More

Thank Margaret O
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Margaret O, Thank you so much for your kind words and honest feedback. I will definitely look into our spinach issues. Our intention is to serve tasty food and I am so sorry if the spinach was bland. We have the same 'Gogo' (meaning...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service, food, ambience all superb - will definitely be back ! The only thing we could think of that wasn't 5 star was the food presentation - very plain indeed, but it was a great night out and we would recommend it to anybodyMore

Thank Binty12
Tracy H, General Manager at The Hussar Grill Mouille Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Binty12, Thank you for coming to visit us, I am so glad you like our spot! Our food presentation is very plain, it hasn't changed in years. We are not about fussy plates and outlandish splashes. Just real food, tasty sides and we are...More

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Kazzakhan786
29 November 2017|
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Response from Tracy H | Property representative |
Hi Kazzakhan786, While our meat suppliers are halal certified, our kitchen is not. Unfortunately we cook pork on the same grill that we do our other meat and we also cook with wine, brandy and sherry in our kitchen. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Beach Road | New Cumberland Building, Mouille Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 433 2081
  • E-mail
Description
The original Hussar Grill in Rondebosch first opened its legendary brass doors in 1964 and today, after 50 years of excellence, it is regarded as one of South Africa's premier grillrooms. We go to endless lengths every day to maintain our multiple award-winning reputation by ensuring that we only purchase the finest and best quality produce available.
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