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Mykonos Taverna

343 Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 439 2106
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tzatziki” (10 reviews)
“mezze platter” (12 reviews)
“sardines” (10 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
343 Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a no-frills Taverna like a Greek home-cooking place. Not overly fancy, but tasty and not overly priced either. No wonder its popular for years and often packed. What adds to the down-to-earth, comfortable feel is the very friendly service with a staff that's...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tewatcpt
Reviewed 1 week ago

I last reviewed this restaurant in 2015. Since then it has been significantly enlarged and one still has to make a reservation on a week night to ensure one gets a table. We were very lucky to get the last available table. The venue is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank georgestof
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this restaurant. Great atmosphere. Excellent service with very friendly and attentive staff. Food was fabulous. Would recommend the vegetarian platter for two!! If we lived in Cape Town we would be regular visitors to this restaurant!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BarbadosSecret1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food, and a very nice atmosphere. The only thing that held it back was the service was not great. The food is well prepared and tasted great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BrianR4181
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We have spent many,many holidays in different parts of Greece over the years. We were staying with relatives in Cape Town who took us to this little gem. Great authentic food,lively atmosphere and good prices. It was packed out on the evening we were there....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank antano2013
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I have both been to Mykonos and through Greece but we are still yet to find the perfect Gyros like how they do them in Greece. The pita bread was very nice, the meat was cooked well but there was a little...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Steph F
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Impromptu Sunday lunch - delicious authentic Greek food very reasonably priced! Such a pleasant surprise & so enjoyable! Will definitely return..........

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 285DavidF
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Great service and tasty authentic food...one of my favourite restaurants. Didn't book but we squeezed in and so glad we did ! Keep up the great work

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fitman99
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

So happy to have discovered the Greek gem in Cape Town! Been craving Greek food since the restaurant in Mowbray closed down. Had Spanakopita& Tiropikopita&mousaka&grilled chicken fillets with tzatziki... spot on, full flavor & well priced! Excellent service& loved the ambience. In Seapoint where one...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MarlenaduToit
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Have been visiting this restaurant a couple of times for dinner and lunch they have a great menu but we keep ordering the same platter.....

Date of visit: April 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 343 Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 439 2106
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