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Savoy Cabbage

101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 2626
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tomato tart” (45 reviews)
“loin” (25 reviews)
“lamb” (51 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 896 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were staying at the Heritage hotel and were recommended to go to the Savoy Cabbage. From beginning to end we had a wonderful evening.The staff were particularly well trained and extremely knowledgeable on the way the food was cooked and the wine list for...More

1  Thank james t
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were recommended to visit Savoy Cabbage for the kudo - and we’re happy we did. Booking seems like a good idea, the dialogue was really easy via email. When we got there, a friendly doorkeeper set the mood. All the way a great experience....More

Thank Sindre G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here last Saturday. Online booking worked well and nice to receive an a mail from the establishment beforehand. The building is a beautifully converted warehouse and provides a lovely calm refined atmosphere. A nice change from lots of other restaurants. The food was...More

Thank mabel98
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having been to and really enjoyed Savoy Cabbage on previous SA visits we were rather disappointed this time. Our booking was at 8.45 midweek but the place was nearly empty and soulless. A little background music might have helped. My wife’s beef was rather dry....More

Thank Howard M
Savoyowner, Owner at Savoy Cabbage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Out 10 starters 6 are vegetarian or fish based. There is a poultry, a vegetarian (sometimes 2) a fish (sometimes 2 if the wind is not blowing as bad as it has done for the last month and the boats are out) and the rest...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are the adventurous type and enjoy zebra, kudu and warthog, this place will suit. They have lots of interesting regular dishes. The three types of pork, “3 little pigs,” is wonderful. The atmosphere is curious but the whole experience is highly recommended. A...More

1  Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We pretty much dine here on every visit to CT. As I’ve said in the title, a visit to Cape Town wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the Savoy Cabbage :)

Thank leeandhen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was only a few minutes from our hotel and our first meal in a Cape town restaurant, just down a side street off the main road. The service here was the best in a restaurant during our time in Cape Town, it was not...More

Thank C7677
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a fine dining experience on a budget, the Savoy Cabbage isn’t a bad option! I had their “three pigs” option for dinner and it was tasty, along with their creme brûlée for dessert.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent last year at this restaurant for Thanksgiving and thoroughly enjoyed it. This year, we were back with local friends and had an awesome experience. Service was incredible and human. Food was fantastic and an American twist in an excellent way. Savoy Cabbage is...More

1  Thank WCPT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since years we are frequently guests in "Savoy Cabbage", the menu is great, the Service very friendly and the whole atmosphere is inviting and inspiring. As the "Signature Dish", the tomato tart is not in offer at the moment - the tomatos are not tasty...More

Thank mundmmuc2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 2626
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy creative contemporary cooking in a visually exciting venue. With its historic Table Mountain stone and old brick that dates back to the 18th century, architect Leon Saven's design is complemented by glass, concrete and exposed ducting. Cabbage motif chandeliers and salt dishes, fine table appointments and impeccable service reflect outstanding attention to detail. The menu alters daily, using the freshest local produce and combines unusual flavours to excite the palate of the discerning diner. Free range organic and ethically sourced ingredients. Allergies catered for. A boutique wine list which is very reasonably priced.
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