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Haiku

58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (31 reviews)
“dim sum” (69 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 370 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Loved this place, the menu is perfect the food quality excellent as is the service and atmosphere. Not just Chinese so sore,thing for all. The city centre is a little risky at nite so either have parking arranged and I think they Valet Park. Worth...More

Thank M S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

5 of us visited on this occasion and felt it best to order a large selection of dim sum, Sushi and main dishes to eat as they were cooked and served; what a fantastic idea ! Food as good as ever, great wine list, nice...More

Thank JontyJoJo
Sabi S, Owner at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hello JontyJoJo, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review about Haiku. We are glad you enjoyed your time at our restaurant. We always strive to keep standards of excellence so our customers have a memorable experience! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've been visiting Haiku for years. It's always a treat with a great vibe and friendly service. Very delicious Asian food. My favourites are prawn toast, spinach and ricotta dim sum, crispy duck with pancakes and the salmon robata . But I have never been...More

Thank Fathima D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

3 of us for dinner. Great food and good wine selection. Some wines have s hefty markup but others are reasonable and good value( Mulderbosch Chenin Blanc). Excellent service from our waitress who took time to explain the dishes and their ingredients.Do try the salt...More

Thank aldor737
Haiku_Management, Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi aldor737, Thank you for the amazing review, we hope to see you soon! :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was to expensive for the very small portions. The Peking duck was to dry. The place is noisy and the service is terrrible. Dont go here!!

Thank Nils M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place itself is cozy and appealing, delicious food and very good service from Julian, the manager

Thank Camilo P
Haiku_Management, General Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Camilo! We hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing service and incredible host Julien. Loved the Peking duck. Authentic Thai style! Would recommend to anyone

Thank Adickr
Haiku_Management, General Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Adickr, thank you for the lovely review! We hope you visit us soon again.

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing. The service was exellent. We got very good help to explain the menu. But the restaurant itselves was dark and cold.

Thank Atle B
Haiku_Management, General Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Atle B for the lovely compliments on our food! we will pass on the message regarding the temperature of the restaurant.

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Went after work to meet business colleagues for drinks & dinner. From entering the restaurant till leaving - service was excellent. Waiters are very well trained & pays careful attention to orders. Atmosphere, food & service = par excellence!

Thank elltonpriston
Haiku_Management, Manager at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Elton, Thank you for the lovely review! We hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Haiku with business associates and the range of Asian food was incredible. Four kitchens Japanese, South Korean, Chinese and Thai if I remember correctly. Service was excellent as was quality and presentation of food.More

Thank 848riazh
Sabi S, Owner at Haiku, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hello Riazh, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review about Haiku. We are glad you and your business associates enjoyed our restaurant and everything it offers. We always strive to keep standards of excellence so our customers have a memorable...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Burg Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 7000
  • E-mail
Description
The Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grills and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.DescriptionThe Haiku concept is exotic Asian cuisine. Chinese dim sum, wok and barbeque; Japanese robata grill and sushi, served tapas-style, are some of the dishes to be shared and enjoyed in a stylish setting.The restaurant interior features a state-of-the-art open kitchen where diners can watch food being artfully prepared by a group of talented, professional chefs. The restaurant exudes trendy sophistication, with walls and floors of beautifully polished granite.
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