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La Perla

Beach Road, Sea Point, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“pasta” (60 reviews)
“tagliata” (7 reviews)
“carpaccio” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Beach Road, Sea Point, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 629 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Still worth your while visiting specially on a nice sunny day. What impressed me the most is the fantastic wine selection . The food and wine not cheap but still value for money . If you would like to impress somebody ,La Perla is the...More

Thank leonjfourie
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

An institution in The Cape Town Restaurant scene. The seafood is fresh and prepared well. Really a place to lounge and not plan anything for some hours. Nice energy and great staff.

Thank ArneHFrandsen
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a delightful meal at the La Perla whilst viewing the water at Sea Point The meals were well priced and the service was first class Recommend this restaurant for a relaxing night out

Thank Ken2720
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Over cooked vegetables and very basic food quality and presentation. Choose ravioli rather than fish or chicken. Don't ask for vegetable side dish - over cooked.

Thank Almarahau
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Our first restaurant in Sea Point - a busy vibe & holiday atmosphere - staff welcoming & efficient - tasty food from an extensive menu - good wine selections ...

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Decided to stop here spontaneously for a late lunch. I was very happy with the food, from the excellent wasabi tuna carpaccio to the surprisingly fantastic saffron mussels. They also provided a mean margarita. They were also very nice about me asking to move tables...More

Thank Russ A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

La Perla is an old favourite, on the beach-side road at Sea Point, Cape Town. It could have been transplanted from Nice or St Tropez. It's a stylish place, with large glass sliding windows opening onto a terrace well above pavement level so guests are...More

Thank Petrus136
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

After a short walk along the beach I saw this nice looking place and thought that will do, it's high end but reasonably price and the staff are great I had a glass of wine bruschetta and the minestrone soup

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Walked to this restaurant and was pleasantly surprised. Very nice atmosphere. Veal dishes were superb but only Complaint was that the angel hair pasta offered with all veal dishes was very overlooked and had been prepared and had spaghetti had stuck together.

Thank joolles
Reviewed 24 April 2017

If I would have read the reviews before I went to this place, I probably would not have gone. I am shocked actually. The food was good, great service and the ambiance outside at night was gorgeous. The menu has a great selection. I would...More

Thank John C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, Sea Point, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
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