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The Bayside Cafe - CLOSED

Portico Building, Cnr Marine Drive & Athens Rd | Blouberg, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
+27 21 557 8511
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
25 Mar 2015
“Wonderful view and superb service”
22 Feb 2015
“Wonderful vista”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Portico Building, Cnr Marine Drive & Athens Rd | Blouberg, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

We often visit the restaurant especially in winter when we have a heater just for our table and the food is warm and sustaining, and they have their winter specials – good value and good service. Tables are spread far enough apart so that we...More

Thank docpam
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Views across the bay to Table Mountain are unrivaled. Went there for a late breakfast. My husband said his English breakfast was ok but not the best he had eaten. I had the muesli fruit and yoghurt which was really nice, served in individual bowls...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 18 February 2015

once worked there the food is good wine and service absolutely stunning .folks talking bad about the place are just trying to promote competitors.check it out yourself its a good chill spot,

Thank mliloza
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Stopped for a late breakfast while on holiday. The restaurant was great with a views of the Atlantic. Breakfast was excellent and service great. Staff were flexible as we did not want the bacon, items were substituted at no extra cost. Would recommend it for...More

Thank Jeets2804
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Deceivingly generous portions which are well cooked and tasty are what await you here. Both the chicken and fish taste better than they look. The view is classic which makes the visit even more worthwhile. Ideal at sunset.

Thank Fastidi0us
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Our friends recomended this place, it had great veiws of the paragliders and the sunset. Menu was OK. The prices were higher than most places we eat at while in Capetown. Staff were friendly and helpful to us. The meal was nice. Beware it's shut...More

Thank saudidoug
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We went there on Saturday night for a good friend's birthday. Table of 20 that had been booked about a month in advance. Arrangement made with management that each coupe would have a number so that there would be no problem with the bill at...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Breakfast was poorly presented and tasted even worse. Bacon tough with no colour. Eggs watery. We all sent our coffee back as it tasted like old dish water. Won't be back.....

Thank Charlene P
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We are regulars at the fun and vibey Carlucci's which is located downstairs from 'The Bayside Cafe'. Today, Carlucci's was packed out, and we decided to try the venue upstairs, as we had sometimes wondered what it was like. We had heard that in Camp's...More

1  Thank Maija63
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Enjoyed the restaurant. My sister had the fish and i had the ribs, and we both thought the food was very good. The waiter had just the right amount of humour and friendliness for us to have a well enjoyed evening. Great selection of cocktails...More

Thank Sharron d
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  • Address: Portico Building, Cnr Marine Drive & Athens Rd | Blouberg, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 557 8511
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