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Hildebrand - CLOSED

Pierhead | Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 3385
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
14 Feb 2017
“Great atmosphere and very tasty food”
7 Jan 2017
“On waterfront”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Pierhead | Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 471 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have visited Cape Town quite a few times, and always have at least one dinner at this restaurant. It has a very large comprehensive menu....delicious steaks and shellfish...very fresh fish.... good sauces.... and extremely willing and friendly service. The Maitre'd even arranged for a...More

Thank Elygant1
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is on the waterfront. It was very nice with excellent service. We had the minestrone. carpaccio, game platter, fresh hake. chicken caesar and creme brulee for a very reasonable price. Would like to return again sometime.

Thank jksKansas
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We came here for lunch starving and we really enjoyed our lunch . It is a pretty historic place and has been here for over 50 years. Lovely view of the waterfront.

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I had the salmon and my partner had a pasta and crayfish dish...my salmon dish was brilliant but the crayfish on the pasta can hardly be seen - it is really not value for money. Staff was also not friendly.

1  Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is the restaurant to choose for the great view and nice atmosphere. Especially attractive are the tables outdoors. I would only sit indoors if the weather was forbidding. The food is fine , the service is a bit slow and inconsistent. Do not come...More

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We booked a table outside for dinner at Hildebrands but not long after we arrived the weather turned very windy so we asked to move inside. Initially we were told it was full – didn’t look like it – but after five minutes we were...More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us before we traveled to Cape Town. It was very good, the service was excellent and the breakfast especially was worth every cent .

Thank Cliona F
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I have frequented this restaurant for the past 50 years since the time it was located in St Georges Street, Cape Town, thereafter in Strand Street, City Centre and later where it is currently housed in the V&A Waterfront. The age of this restaurant tells...More

3  Thank Robbie R
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We decided to stop at Hildebrand's for lunch since it was located in a perfect spot on the wharf. So wish we would have researched this and looked for good food. Hildebrand's has mediocre food at best and the service is much to be desired....More

Thank MissS85
Reviewed 18 June 2016

A wonderful restaurant for breakfast / brunch / lunch. Food was excellent. Service wonderful. Views were breathtaking across the waterfront...

Thank WorldTravellor1983
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pierhead | Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 3385
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