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The Tigerlily

16 Kommetjie Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 782 0219
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“fish hoek” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Japanese
$$ - $$$
16 Kommetjie Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight. We were the only diners. My God this place should be full. The interaction with the owner and waiter was amazing. Well done. We will most certainly be back. Food and service top notch.

Thank dinner6
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

We celebrated a friends birthday and the service and food was amazing, it is my favorite spot in Fish Hoek by far. Highly recommend and will keep coming back.

Thank RoxyP63
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

The sushi is very good, the home-made pickled ginger was the best I ever had. The floor a little sticky. The chinese dishes are ok. I loved the eggplant in chilli sauce, the broccoli in garlic sauce was not special. Tge kom pou chicken was...More

Thank 5awla
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

A warm welcome by lovely Thandi who provided knowledgeable menu advice and attentive hosting. Co-owned by Maxine and Michael (Chef) who have created a really good ambience and trendy setting. Really scrumptious sushi! ps. Michael's gift is a must

Thank CrysElJa
Reviewed December 15, 2017

Our family went to the restaurant since everyone was raving about the sushi. Well they where right the sushi was great, fresh and tasty. Will I return NO. Floors was sticky, table was not wiped down. The kids play area was not clean either.... Over...More

Thank My2centsMyOpinion
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Six of us were welcomed by the friendly staff and even though we haven't been to this restaurant for six months we were recognised and made to feel they were pleased to see us again. The sushi is amazing and four of us ordered one...More

Thank Helen F
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Took four friends for birthday celebration to Tigerlily after hearing good reviews. This family-run restaurant is colourfully decorated and has quite pleasant and tranquil atmosphere at lunchtime. It is obviously more popular at night. Our party ordered rice and noodles to share with prawns, chicken...More

Thank 123Maxie123
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

Service was most attentive when we arrived, but degenerated into ignoring us by the time we left. Sushi and sashimi starters were fresh and excellent. Two of the three main courses were good. The sweet and sour pork was comprised of a few rock hard...More

Thank agewebb
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Was here in December , v trendy decor and very vibes in terms of atmosphere . Staff were efficient and friendly . Menu is not very exotic but food was v good and well priced. Also had a lovely Cosmo and no complaints on that...More

Thank lorna m
Reviewed November 26, 2016

The sushi is really excellent. I am surprised that I didn't know about this place before. I would recommend this sushi restaurant to anyone.

Thank BruceBlacklaws
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Kommetjie Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 782 0219
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