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Banana Jam Trenchtown

92-96 Station Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
+27 21 448 0516
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
7 Feb 2018
“cool place”
10 Sep 2018
“Geared towards students”
Open Now
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Caribbean, Barbecue, Pub, Jamaican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
92-96 Station Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed September 10, 2018

Its nothing to look at but the pizzas are good! Little rough around the edges but if you're looking for a slightly grungy, cheap night out, its worth considering.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Meyrick B
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Ive visited this place for the first time with my wife and again visited lately by my self. Its is really a very nice place where you can have a drink and forget about the work stress, the bartenders are the best . They are...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ayoub B
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Trenchtown is a really nice place to visit. They have craft sales now and then and have loads of things to see. Also have some specials always going on.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 776ca
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

My friends & I had a great time. Such a fun vibey spot. Awesome cocktails & food!!! Good price value. Good waiters. Fun decor. And great people & customers. They cocktail menu is amazing. Good variety. Not expensive.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank DanitaA15
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

From bright beginnings this place has really fell into disrepair. I wouldn't recommend it as even having a drink is quite depressing. Sad as I have had good times there with previous tenants, and nearer the launch. We had nachos, they were like doritos that...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Roxy N
Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

UCT students love Monday night pizza night. For just R100, you get unlimited pizza and mixed drinks. Other nights of the week are quieter. The back patio is open on Mondays and there is music and it is always packed. The Diablo pizza is a...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank ChristineD32
Reviewed June 7, 2016

Tucked away in Obs, this place is very popular with students. The menu offers a wide variety of very reasonably priced meals, and a small selection of craft beers (could be more available) We ordered pizzas, including the famous Hold No Quarter, and we not...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank GaryvE
Reviewed December 19, 2015

In South Africa for my daughter's wedding we cam here with some of the bridal crew. Great food, great atmosphere and a great feel to it. What more can I say? It came with the groom's recommendations and we highly approved afterward!

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank evelynvdH
Reviewed October 29, 2015

The owner is extremely friendly and the food and drinks are very reasonably priced! I recommend this place for drinks and snacks any time of the week. Great food, great prices!

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank AlainMartheze
Reviewed October 10, 2015

We went there for a birthday party. The service was excellent, the atmosphere was alive, and the food was great. The burgers was big, the pizzas tasty, and the mussels starter was more than just a starter.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank bjda_1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Monday
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Tuesday
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Wednesday
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Thursday
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92-96 Station Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 448 0516
  • E-mail
Description
Banana Jam Trenchtown is the new place to come and sip on cocktails while enjoying The Carribbean taste for amazing food and irie vibes in Observatory, Cape Town. We have an awesome venue with our very own beach and two fully equiped bars, fully stocked kitchen and some of the most awesome staff in the industry, come join us and see what all the hype is about. Happy Hour on cocktails 5pm - 6pm daily.
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