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La Petite Tarte

11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 9077
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken pie” (27 reviews)
“carrot cake” (30 reviews)
“tarts” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 278 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Superb atmosphere, extremely attentive and knowledgeable staff. Food: bloody hell!!! One of the best beef medallions I EVER had. Pear & almond tart (homemade of course) is straight out of heaven 😊 Illy espresso made with passion & love, absolutely excellent. Highly recommended AAA+++

Thank Beantester
Reviewed 3 days ago

If, like me you work in the CBD and surrounds, chances are that the daily commute to the suburbs is about as enjoyable as watching paint drying. Well, let me start by saying that there is an alternative and a tasty one mind you. Enter...More

Thank Mario A
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Truly Appreciated. Please visit again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago

La Petit Tarte is a good day time venue with a lovely interior where one can sit and watch the city pass by. I do not think it converts well into an evening venue and my bets times have always been during the day for...More

Thank stevebenade
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank You very much, Appreciated. See you soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

we arrived for diner and were told that there was a shortage of staff. We waited patiently and after about 15mins our drinks order was taken. I ordered a G&T - that wasn't what arrived - i complained and a G&T promptly replaced it. The...More

1  Thank AwayfromParadise
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Duly noted and being investigated.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We would def recommend this restaurant. We have been a number of times over the past few month's and have always enjoyed the food. We especially love the carrot cake and lemon meringue cake - Simply divine. Worth a visit if you are in the...More

Thank Colleen C
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank You very, very much. Appreciated and we will strive to continue the good work.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined there last night . Found parking easy. Service excellent -Thank you Law. Food was amazing. My wife and I both had Lamb shank -excellent choice -Thanks to Chef in the hot kitchen. Unfortunately due to popularity of the cheesecake we opted for walnut/carrot cake....More

Thank kirkmans2016
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank You very much, music to my ears.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my second time at the Resturant and I must say on both occasions I have not been impressed. I am especially not impressed when my fries arrive smelling of old oil. The pastry on the chicken pie was burnt and the pie itself...More

Thank Eugene S
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Duly noted and being investigated.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked by earlier and scouted a bit as we were housed nearby. After a "Sundowner" at the top of the Capital Mirage, a short stroll found us back at La Petite Tarte. A small cafe on the street we found it uncrowned on a...More

Thank schoski
LaPetiteTarte, Manager at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You very much for your heart warming review, much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back, and looking after you again, soon!

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I just had a wonderful dinner experience here. Nandi our server was particularly friendly and took very good care of us as did all the staff. We even had a chance to speak with gourmet chef Wickson who shared some of his...More

1  Thank dantepercy
LaPetiteTarte, Director of Sales at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear DantePercy In this day and age of negativity and criticism, your beautiful and gracious review, make our hearts swell. It is appreciated and noted. We look forward to your next visit and hope to carry on with the good work.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Delishious food and great vibe! Good value for money. Will definately recommend this to all my friends.

Thank minxi2015
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Truly Appreciated.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 9077
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Description
French style day-time coffee shop/restaurant serving good quality home-style cooking. Evening south African and International cuisine inclusive of full bar service
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