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Haiku

58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (34 reviews)
“dim sum” (73 reviews)
“sizzling beef” (9 reviews)
Opens in 4 min
All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Thai, Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 383 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were a party of 7 people who visited the restaurant on Sunday 10th December for dinner. Two of our party ordered the "Seared tuna with tomato salsa and bean curd" We both found the tuna - which looked appealing - extremely strong, each slice...More

Thank Tessa S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

5 of us visited on this occasion and felt it best to order a large selection of dim sum, Sushi and main dishes to eat as they were cooked and served; what a fantastic idea ! Food as good as ever, great wine list, nice...More

1  Thank JontyJoJo
Sabi S, Owner at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hello JontyJoJo, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review about Haiku. We are glad you enjoyed your time at our restaurant. We always strive to keep standards of excellence so our customers have a memorable experience! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is nice, the staff is friendly and they even exchange my friend's Tom Yum soup because it was too spicy. The food was overall good but the Duck Bao needed more filling and the prawn Dim Sums needed more seasoning.

Thank Vanessa R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our lunch in this restaurant on a Monday... we had a table of 12 people: parent, kids... The restaurant is really chic, romantic. The sushis and all other food (noodles, meat) were yummy... I think the prices were reasonable as well... do not...More

Thank chuzzlehead
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing to excellence for this restaurant. The location was nice and the food it’s good. The personal are likeable!!

Thank Alberto F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great option ideally located near our city centre hotel. The pan-Asian menu meant I could enjoy sushi whilst my guest enjoyed a hot Chinese dish. The tuna taco starter was excellent and the restaurant is cool and atmospheric. It's on the slightly...More

Thank LoveTravel1984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been coming to Haiku for many years everytime we visit Cape Town, and they never disappoint with their sublime food and on-point service. Prices may be a little steep for some dishes, but on the whole, a great place to treat your friends and yourself.

Thank Stuart D
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Went here for a business dinner. Staff was friendly. We requested a taster menu that is their best from starter to desert. I t was a fantastic ordeal. Especially the duck, it was soft and juice and well spiced. Awesome steak and salmon roses as...More

Thank jaconiemand
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I was going to give it 2 stars but the decor added an extra one. First they did not have ANY Asian beers as proudly displayed in their drinks menu. Then the beer they did have was warm. Wine selection pretty good though. The food...More

Thank KKQ66
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great tasty food , well presented , and staff fantastic , friendly atmosphere, some dishes spicy ....but I like spicy, some might not , the soups were first class . great atmosphere but its all about the food , again never disappointed

Thank Paul Gregory H
Bukhara_Management, Owner at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for these amazingly kind words and the stellar review!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 7000
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Description
The Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grills and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.DescriptionThe Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grill and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.The restaurant interior features a state-of-the-art open kitchen where diners can watch food being artfully prepared by a group of talented, professional chefs. The restaurant exudes trendy sophistication, with walls and floors of beautifully polished granite.
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