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Fork Restaurant

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84 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 6334
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12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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148 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We sat on their balcony overlooking Long Street and spent a couple of hours eating our way through their tapas menu. Great way to pass an afternoon. Top shelf food and service at very reasonable prices (12 rounds of tapas and 3 bottles of rose - there were 4 of us - for US$100!!!)! Great, friendly service too!

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Thank elvistoo
Luanda, Angola
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped here for lunch and were surprised by the food that we absolutely loved" Plates are served in small doses, that are great to share. They only present you with forks, which may be difficult to build the perfect bite some times.

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Thank franciscocarrico
Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You know the feeling when you're full but you just simply have to have another bite? This is such a place. We went with friends and ordered various dishes, and it was so delicious that we did another encore round of orders just because it was so tasty. My personal favourite was the roasted pork belly, but also the Deep... More 

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Thank globalcheese
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is not our first visit to Fork as a family and it certainly won't be our last! Every single dish (and we did eat many!!) was outstanding and extremely well thought out. The quality was top notch and service was excellent. The Manager could not have been more helpful, seating us from our online booking exactly where we had... More 

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Thank Paula F
Dubai
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80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here for a late lunch after visiting Table Mountain. It was an excellent choice as the three of us picked items we liked and shared across. Chorizo and Raclette was a reorder as it was delicious! Good location and atmosphere.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I live in Cape Town and can honestly say that we are spoilt for choice in the number of restaurants of different cuisines available. Out of them all, my personal #1 favourite is Fork! Sublime tapas taken to the next level and well priced for the exceptional quality of food. Fork is right on the vibey Long Street and I... More 

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Thank capetownlady
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I did a lot of research on places to eat before visiting Cape Town and I’m so glad I chose to go here, it was the best meal I had on a 2 week trip to South Africa. We tried about 8 tapas dishes between us and some dessert, everything was delicious and each dish seemed really well thought out.... More 

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Thank Patricia Mary B
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good food and service. Seared tuna and peanut dessert were amazing. Although the manger could treat the staff nicer. We witness an awkward situation between the lady and few of the guys behind the bar which wasn't comfortable particularly when they were great with us and very quick!

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Thank London12065
Johannesburg, South Africa
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Popped in for lunch with some friends and what a grat time we had. Sat upstairs out on the balcony which is great to watch the passers by below. Service was speedy and helpful with the waitrons able to guide one through the menu. Menu is made up of tasting plates of various sizes and prices. we also took advantage... More 

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Maun, Botswana
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139 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked for an early meal to get to the Fugard Theatre for an 8 pm show. We found the service to be prompt and friendly. My wife is garlic intolerant (which can severely limit her options) so when we got the menu we enquired about what she could eat. We were promptly given a specific menu for garlic intolerant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 6334

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