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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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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fixed menu” (16 reviews)
“tasting menu” (21 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 2 days ago

My wife and I went on our first night in Cape Town. From the time we walked in it was a delightful and delicious evening. The entertainment was like a small presentation of "The Lion King" with drummers, costumes, and real performance chops. Sure, it...More

Thank don15215
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment that you set foot in the door at the Gold Restaurant in Cape Town, you are plunged into the heart of Africa: gracious greeters in traditional attire, welcoming song, African dancers, life-size Mali puppet, and a fun hands-on djembe drumming session. This...More

Thank Elsa D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with a group of colleagues and had a great experience . It almost was like a team building event . First we sat down at our dinner table where we got a djembe and could practice with the two showmen on stage ....More

Thank Sinnekloas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large group for drumming and dinner. The drumming was so much fun. Loved the food, all sorts of interesting dishes from around Africa to try. Very entertaining evening !

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant offers you a unique dining experience with live performances and dishes from all over Africa. A must visit whilst in Cape Town!

Thank Jelle D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could not fault this place Decor and surroundings, food, service and entertainment - all superb. Would highly recommend.

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the time we entered we knew it was for the tourist seeking an evening of fun with an African slant and it did not disappoint! We were a tour group of about 40 people and when we arrived by bus (with the many other...More

Thank mobjamaica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The absolute magic of this brilliant venue, captivated us at every move ! The authentic African entertainment , wonderful service and mouth watering food !! What more can I say ?? From the moment we walked in the door until we left, it was first...More

Thank jonentone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went as part of a small group but the place is huge and really caters to larger tour groups. We started with a preshow drumming lesson on a Tom Tom. Lots of laughter and even if there was a lack of talent there was...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was a lot of fun. We were seated upstairs with a great view of the main stage. The entertainment did songs and dances for our section, and we could see the larger set pieces as well, which was great. The face painting was...More

Thank Tom M
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17 January 2018|
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Response from ChrisChristiane | Reviewed this property |
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11 January 2018|
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Response from ChrisChristiane | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take credit cards
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Response from Samosababa | Reviewed this property |
Judy allow an hour for dinner..anytime after 6:00pm would work. Figure $30/ person without wine or cocktails
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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