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88 Campground Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 689 9188
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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139 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

This little spot seems like a staple venue for locals to visit, families after sports activities etc. Decor is comfortable and modern. Take your pick of a relaxing chair, or at a table. Food is not going to blow you away by any means, but what is served is delicious, and a very good variety. The favourites seem to be... More 

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Thank Wolery
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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979 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

My spouse was having a double knee replacement at the nearby Rondebosch Medical Center and we came here for lunch instead of at the sad hospital cafe. So glad we did! The restaurant has the feeling of a bistro/ upscale coffee house. There is a long common table where you can grab a newspaper or sit at more private tables.... More 

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Thank poleinahole1
Durban, South Africa
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Our party of seven were impressed by the quality of the food. A large menu. The burgers were "awesome" as was a tagliatelli (I think) pasta. My pizza was very acceptable. The service was attentive and quick and the prices very reasonable.

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Thank Umvemve
Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Good selection of food - breakfast, lunch, dinner, and in-between. Good quality and fresh (even pizza on the menu for the kids). Friendly and committed service. Popular with couples (of all ages), for celebrations or simply to unwind and regenerate, families and friends for get-togethers, business people for meetings or to work on their laptops or tablets. Or single people... More 

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Thank Phil_Mango
Cape Town, South Africa
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015

As we strolled leisurely into the resturant we were greeted by an extremely friendly and charming hostess whom we later found out is the owner...we had asked if we could sit outside and she mentioned the live music inside: we decided to go in, a decision we didn't regret as the atmosphere was lovely. We were not very hungry as... More 

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Thank TheCulinaryTraveller
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332 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

I have driven past this spot many times and wondered whether or not it would please or not. The only way to find out was to stop and give it a try. I ordered the Babe burger which was served rare as requested, contained no nasty bits and was beautifully tender. Accompanied by sweet potato chips. Nothing to complain about... More 

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Thank Sandra H
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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305 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

We were very impressed by the warm, friendly service & the great steaks! The place had a very relaxed atmosphere & we would certainly go back again.

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Thank bella c
Cape Town
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Michaels has changed hands twice since it's BEEN owned by Michaels and has, thankfully, maintained it's top notch service offering, great food and lovely atmosphere. With the last owner renovating the venue to include a full liquor licence and bar it has continued to offer a 'smart' experience without it being a 'hushed' one. It is even a great place... More 

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Thank wtimmes
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Stopped off for coffee and cake. Found a seat right by the fireplace. Noticed there was not a lot of light and discovered power was out in the area. (City Power were doing maintenance - it was not loadshedding). We were nonetheless treated to great service along with good coffee and delicious cakes. Were even able to pay by card... More 

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Thank Cliff_Featherstone
Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

Absolutely love this place. Discovered it a few weeks and have been back a few times since. DELICIOUS food (especially the burgers, and the baked goods); and excellent service. Warm, welcoming, friendly waitresses and staff. Warm fireplace for the winter months, big tv for rugby games. Cozy atmosphere. Cannot fault it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Campground Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 689 9188

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?