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EAT Restaurant

Baviaanskloof Road | Off Main Road, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 0116
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible20%
24 Jun 2018
“Casual cuisine...charming!”
13 Apr 2017
“Pure Restaurant”
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6:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
African, European, Contemporary
Baviaanskloof Road | Off Main Road, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

What a delightful experience! Mid week break from home cooking: lovely bar area for a pre-supper drink. Reasonable wine list. Welcoming ambience supplemented by warm staff. Fantastic decor...

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The palace-like decor inside of Pure is truly an experience in itself! Weekdays are quiet, weekends nice and full. The menu is not big and varied, but attention is given to each meal. I usually go for the Gnocchi which is divine and filling, and...More

Thank roeliens129
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Made a booking for 4 people at the restaurant.Called today to confirm booking only to be told they can't accommodate me.Spoke to the manager who took the stance that I couldn't possibly have made the booking.Terrible service and not prepared to take any responsibility for...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Nice setting and on arrival the security staff are awesome. We all enjoyed our food, portions were good and quality good too. However the service was bad, really bad. Even after requesting better service we still had to wait and go and find help everytime...More

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Being spoilt by my boyfriend for my birthday I got take to PURE what a rltreat nicest platters best pork belly in town and a lively wine list to pic from ! Our young enthusiastic waiter very educated and motivated was on top for thanks...More

Thank PumkinPenny
Reviewed 16 May 2016

It may not be the cheapest place to eat, but the dining area is fantastic, the staff are also excellent. If they put Beef Wellington back on the menu it would make my day. The Sunday buffet was very nice but not a good as...More

Thank Doug_Cartlidge
Reviewed 29 April 2016

I booked a table for 4 for a business dinner. On arrival we realized we were the only table for dinner! It was weird at first as I have never been in a restaurant without other diners. The staff made us feel welcome and turned...More

Thank wvio
Reviewed 25 April 2016

visual stimulation pure bliss from the coffee right to the desserts ..all in all PURE bliss, and the best part if you could not resist the dessert or red wine .. you can sleep over at the Hotel and enjoy another Pure breakfast biss as...More

Thank karinachterbergh
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We visited Pure for some tapas last Saturday. Firstly, the service was terribly slow, our waitress had no idea about the specials and provided us with the incorrect information which another waitress then came to correct. Our order was completely wrong, 1 meal just never...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Attended their wine pairing last Friday. Food wasn't the finest I've had but the service was totally appalling! Restaurant manager wasn't too approachable either. He didn't seem to cope well when things started going south. Cutlery at my table was all wrong and we ended...More

2  Thank Murray444
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
African, European, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baviaanskloof Road | Off Main Road, Cape Town Central 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 0116
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EATat Hout Bay Manor is a rustic family restaurant that offers culinary experiences that tantalize your taste buds. Enjoying the tranquillity of the tea gardens, seated on the terrace or dining in EAT are just some of the experiences that this hidden gem has to offer. Anything, anywhere, anytime. Our menu consists of fresh salads with homemade dressings, soup of the day, matured steaks and delicate desserts. Rustic and earthy, the menu offers flavourful, healthy food made from only the freshest ingredients sourced locally. EAT restaurant is also available as a venue for weddings, birthday parties, gala events and year end functions to name but a few. all wedding menus are tailored to each individual couple's needs. The Manor Bar and Lounge offers great tapas and cocktails for those sundowner afternoons.
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