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The Roundhouse Restaurant

Kloof Road, The Glen | Camps Bay, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 4347
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (48 reviews)
“souffle” (16 reviews)
“pizza” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Kloof Road, The Glen | Camps Bay, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 647 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food. The Chef(s) is/are really talented in producing superb, subtle, combinations of flavours and TEXTURES. The 8 course menu with accompanying wines was a delight. The pairing of the wines was not only faultless but particularly skillful and creative. The service extremelyl efficient, occasionally...More

Thank rubon
Roundhouse_Team, Manager at The Roundhouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Rubon, Thank you for your positive review, we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us at The Roundhouse. We will most certainly address your point with the team, as we continuously strive to improve. We look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were guests at the Roundhouse at Christmas eve. Although we did our booking several months before and had our first anniversary, we were placed at one of the worst tables in restaurant. Even by talking with their management, we didn’t found a satisfied solution....More

Thank Tine0107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience. We had the 8 course meal with wine as a belated birthday celebration. The food was outstanding. World class. The wine was amazing. But the service was even better. Remarkable. We will be back.

Thank barbeach R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had booked on line initially for a menu price of 820. I acknowledged that new pice would be implemented in October 2017 which was fine with me. I could not imagine that the new price would be 10% higher at 890. Including wine pairing...More

Thank Yannick K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had been recommended The Roundhouse by some friends- and managed to book a table for our last night in Cape Town. We arrived for a pre-dinner drink and watched the sunset with the backdrop of the twelve apostles. Such w beautiful location, you’d never...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Ate at the Roundhouse last night. Booked early at 7pm so as to enjoy the view and watch the sunset. We had a great table looking directly out of the window. We loved everything about the restaurant. The staff were so friendly; greeting us out...More

Thank longwayround21
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Managed to secure a same day booking which I understand is very unusual. Marveled in an exceptional 8 course meal which was a gastronomic treat. Each course was unique - from the beef crackling to the dehydrated watermelon! Wow. The service was above and beyond...More

Thank Marion10166
Reviewed 11 December 2017

It was really a warm summers day. We had booked many months in advance. Our table was close to the road as you arrive and the builders who were carting heavy wheel barrows up and down the road. Which made us feel very uncomfortable. We...More

2  Thank renes968
Reviewed 6 December 2017

great welcome as you arrive .. we were shown to a lovely table overlooking the ground and the ocean at a distance, what a treat. the eight course tasting menu was awesome. we asked for one of the courses to be substituted, this was done...More

Thank myworld52
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Come here for a Sundowner on a beautiful day. The view could not be better and the two pizzas with two bottles of wine deal cannot be beat. This meal, although one of the more casual meals we had, was the highlight of our trip....More

1  Thank Sonia A
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txhjgirl
15 May 2017|
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Christelle A
4 November 2016|
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Response from Roundhouse_Team | Property representative |
Hi There and thank you for your request. You may contact us directly via the Roundhouse website with the details of your reservation. Alternately you may call us directly on: +27214384347. Best regards. The Roundhouse Team;
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mariev141
13 July 2015|
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Response from Roundhouse_Team | Property representative |
Dear Marie, We are very pleased to hear you are considering the Roundhouse and Rumbullion as a potential venue. Kindly inbox us your email address as well as the possible dates in order for us to send you our packages... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kloof Road, The Glen | Camps Bay, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 4347
  • E-mail
Description
Steeped in over 300 years of history, the former guard house, tea room, hotel and the hunting lodge of Lord Charles Somerset has been elegantly restored with the charm and sophistication of the Grand Old Cape. The style of cuisine at The Roundhouse is uncomplicated, contemporary French, inspired by seasonal ingredients and paired with one of the finest boutique wine collections in South Africa.
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