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Gold Restaurant

15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4653
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fixed menu” (17 reviews)
“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
“tapas” (11 reviews)
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African, Tunisian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Gold restaurant was a fun experience. The preset menu provided multiple courses of surprisingly very good food at a decent price. We came in expecting fun and found that it was more than just that. The food was excellent. The entertainment was just plain fun....More

Thank luckme0
Reviewed 3 days ago

I need not call Gold Restaurant out on their boast of their dining experience being a “taste safari” because it surely was. Some may find some of the dishes too spicy, or bland to their foreign palates, but shame on whoever cannot appreciate the fulfilling...More

Thank OlwethuTK
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a Nice excourse into african Cuisine. It is a Place made for tourists though. Entertainment accompanies each course from different Countries. Very tasty! Of course they Expect You to give some Money to Charity.

Thank fabildn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience with friends, face painting before dinner, hand washes at table, really good food. Staff was extremely friendly and courteous, entertainment was awesome. Great place to go as a group for a fun experience.

Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe on the campy/touristy side, but it was good food, the entertainment was outstanding, and the service was good. The price was very reasonable. I would recommend it if you're in town on a touristing trip.

Thank petelars
Reviewed 1 week ago

pay the extra $10 and try the drumming experience before dinner... it's a lot of fun. Food is served almost tapas style... 16 courses if I remember correctly. Entertainment roaming the restaurant... wonderful. just a lot of fun for a very low cost and the...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here one evening as part of a package deal through the tour we were on. First let me say the entertainment was wonderful and so was the food. It is served family style at your table and it is a lot of food....More

Thank dianem163
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had this suggested to us by our hotel on the waterfront as something we should do before we left Cape Town. It was a short Uber ride (only USD 1.52!) and is in a converted warehouse. As others mentioned, there is a drumming session...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic opportunity to try a large number of African dishes. The little tapas dishes are all excellent and there is so much food! The entertainment was brilliant and really informal. Try to get there earlier in the evening to see all the entertainment. Also...More

Thank Tash S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended visiting 'Gold' by a friend, to experience African culture/entertainment & of course the cuisine! (advised to book ahead too) Luckily we were able to make a 6:30pm reservation, in time for the pre-dinner interactive drumming session. From arrival we felt a warm...More

Thank M T
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1 August 2017|
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Response from SouthAfricaCindy | Property representative |
Hi. We do offer face painting and there is no additional charge.
Amelie L
7 February 2017|
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Response from richaus | Reviewed this property |
We went in December - excluding drinks, the base cost for the menu for an adult was ZAR335pp. The Drumming before dinner - which is highly recommended - was another ZAR95pp
2 November 2016|
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Response from Puzzled66 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4653
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Tuck in to a 14-dish set tasting menu inspired by dishes from all over the African continent. Learn to play the djembe drums with one of our patient, friendly facilitators. Enjoy live African entertainment with stories told through music and dance.
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