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Market on the Wharf

Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 87 813 0039
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wraps” (18 reviews)
“samosas” (19 reviews)
“chicken stew” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent a week at the Waterfront and wandered into this place 4 or 5 times. It's a must for great fresh/fast food snacks from Waffles to Crepes, from Sushi to Samosa, and even open sandwiches, and much, much more. Enjoy.

Thank Hemingway470
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For a casual dining experience, with its amazing selection, and symbiotic stores, the market is hard to beat. Special mention has to given to Sushi to Go. Could this be the best sushi in the country? It's one of the places I have to stop...More

Thank BrendanMJhbZA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the V and A water front a must visit. The market is fast food not to be confused with all the usual unhealthy outfit around the world though. Food prepared and cooked as you wait vast choices so look at both floors...More

Thank Majorfeng
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to wander around and some great shops and eating houses, really worth going to have a look around. The oyster stall is fantastic with a glass of bubbles. We loved it here.

Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a fun place to come for a quick meal. There isnt a ton of seating so its more grab and go food options for lunch or afternoon snack. Be sure to check the hours because they close early in the winter months. Must check...More

Thank Merlot D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are a lot of food options here so if you are traveling and find yourself in the area, peek in and walk around downstairs and upstairs. I ended up getting the softshell crab sandwich from the Deckhouse. It comes with fries and is very...More

Thank Jeorge T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every city in the world should copy this. Brilliant must visit in the V and A Waterfront. Crafts food and much more

Thank GeorgeP284
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic place when you don't fancy fine dining - quality was great on everything we tried (coffee is wonderful) and all at really great/cheap prices!!

Thank tailendcharlie1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the market on the wharf for lunch whilst visiting the V&A waterfront, as we wanted fresh, authentic food, instead of the fast food restaurants on offer in the shopping centre. We were pleasantly surprised with the variety of food on offer. I...More

1  Thank Hannah_W_M4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This food market has every type of food so can please everyone in a large group as everyone can have something different. Reasonably priced we tried flatbread wraps at lamb fold over brilliant fresh produce around 70 rand. Also ate another night upstairs at the...More

1  Thank AmeliaLiverpool
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3 October 2016|
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Response from jptheadventurer | Reviewed this property |
Tough Question to answer, as I did not have any beer. The meals range in price depending on what you are looking to have. But to be safe I would say average meal would be between R50 - R70.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dock Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 87 813 0039
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V&A Market on the Wharf is South Africa's latest and most tantalizing fresh food and produce market. Open 5 days a week at Africa's hottest venue - the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, its motto is "Experience Goodness". Market visitors will experience an adventure of flavours, including a foodie bookshop and a demo kitchen, offering culinary experiences for the mind and the body. More amazing shopping experiences offered by V&A Market On The Wharf.
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