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Mzoli's

M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 638 1355
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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African, Barbecue, International, Grill
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M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you looking to hangout in the townships for delicious braai meat and good entertainment, on a trip to Cape Town, stop by Mzoli's in Gugulethu. You will mingle with the locals and tourist, get a taste of one of the best shisanyama (BBQ) in...More

2  Thank Ntswaki_Maisela
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

A very basic BBQ offering with about 5 types of meat and tasty sauce. Open air environment wit seating on sofas. VERY casual—as many good BBQ places Re.

1  Thank Doug B
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Mrs Mzoli is in charge and you better believe it -you are in a township and might have some worries , fear not though as Mrs Mzoli will look after you ( very well) ; you point to the meat u want in the butchers...More

Thank m d
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Tucked away in Gugulethu is a lively and excitable place to be. They serve mouthwatering African style roasted meat, as a tag team of a live band and lively DJ keep guests entertained with pulsating house music and popular tunes. I found the place very...More

Thank Nathan C
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

If you want a taste of perfectly braai'd meat, South African Style, this is definately the place to be. You pay a cover charge of R30 per person and will be allowed to take your own beverages. They also have hooka's for the smokers to...More

Thank robiaj
Reviewed 20 December 2017

had a blast with my colleagues . service was excellent food was great. some of my colleagues was their first time to visit there and actually enjoyed it..

Thank hjantjies
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Very bad experience. The food was completely raw and was only finished after 2h of waiting. Nothing seems to be cleaned. All the ladies toilet doors are broken and goes open by itself and is too far away from the toilet to keep closed. Not...More

1  Thank Jurie O
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

As part of our stay at Liziwes Guest House (which we also loved) we walked over to Mzolis on a Sunday afternoon. The system is slightly confusing but completely worth it!! First you order your meat from the butcher counter - you can point to...More

Thank lnmoschella
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Mzoli's is in a township and we visited as part of a township tour. At the entrance you select and pay for your meat. This is then taken and cooked on large open ovens (you can watch this if you want). Later it is served...More

Thank scoll365
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Bring your own cutlery unless you happy with plastic. Not for vegetarians. Allow enough time as the meat is braaied (South African for BBQ) on the spot.

Thank rgrizane
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No, unfortunately it's not
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Response from Sharne B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. It will be cheaper to drive. But if you keen to have a few beers, maybe its best to take an Uber. Enjoy. It a great experience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 638 1355
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