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Thai Cafe

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15 Main Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here when we arrived in Hout Bay. Didn't want to book anywhere incase the flight was delayed. Great place- very friendly. Lovely food and very busy with take aways. We weren't disappointed- and we will be back next year!

Thank Ilkleygirl
ErawanCapeTown, Owner at Thai Cafe, responded to this review

Dear IIkeleygirl Many thanks for you recent review of Thai Cafe Hout Bay. The team were really pleased when they saw your review and we all look forward to seeing you again when you are next in Hout Bay. Kind regards Jennifer More 

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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

With a house full of visitors over the festive season we resorted to Thai take aways from the Hout Bay branch a few times. We (regular visitors to Thailand included) all declared it good quality and had exceptionally pleasant service. However, we also found that prices had risen pretty steeply. Seems to be my high Season lament about Cape Town... More 

Thank Capetownbuddy_123
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

I'm a huge Thai food fan so obviously I'm giving this one a big thumbs up. Food is delicious and service is prompt. Pay a visit regularly!

Thank Theo_Lang
Cape Town, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

If you are looking for a quick and easy place to get delicious and fresh Thai food then this is definitely the restaurant to go to! The staff are always friendly, the food is well priced and has never disappointed. Highly recommend!

Thank AmySmorieburg
cape town
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Thai Cafe for lunch , it was outstanding and EXCELLENT food!the food was delight! The service was excellent. Thank you guys and We will be back

Thank ashtnM
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Visited twice on holiday. First time a take-away then a second eat-in with the family. On both occasions, the food was really well cooked and flavoured. It was inexpensive and fast, and I would definitely have visited again if we'd had the time. Highly recommended for a yummy dinner. If you like really hot food, request your dishes "Thai style"...

Thank rb2000
Harare, Zimbabwe
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143 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

good choice and tasty food but really a take away or place for a quick meal as not a fancy sit down restaurant though there are seats inside and on the deck outside

Thank PASM64
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Very good and very cheap food ; isn't this what we all want ? Don't go for a romantic diner but go there for the very nice food. Good service as well. Parking right in front.

Thank Hans9856
Cape town
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We went there on a Saturday afternoon. As it was beautiful weather, we sat outside on the deck, which was a lovely setting to watch passing traffic. Service was excellent and food was great.

Thank Laufs B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Wanted Sushi, however the Thai Cafe's bold illuminated sign caught my eye. The first we noticed was the incredible cleanliness of this eatery. The interior is colourful and the ambiance extremely pleasant. Service is instantaneous, with a dash of speed. The waitress was pleasant, polite and very clued up relating to the menu. The Duck was sensational, as was the... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Main Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: 27217907000
Authentic Thai food prepared by Thai Chefs

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?