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“Perfect Easter dinner with Jr.”
Review of Ginja

Ginja
Ranked #128 of 1,228 Restaurants in Cape Town Central
Description: Ginja caters to guests of the Victoria & Alfred Hotel as well as other patrons. A stone’s throw from the water’s edge in the heart of the V&A Waterfront, the restaurant exudes a wonderful atmosphere, enhanced by its contemporary interior and superb views of Table Mountain. The menu comprises a wide selection of dishes, inspired by various cuisine styles, to satisfy all palates, a true reflection of the chef’s talent. The spectacular setting encourages guests to savour the moment to the fullest, whether they are enjoying a cup of coffee and cake with colleagues, a meal with family, or a sundowner with friends. Native Espresso Bar, within the restaurant, further offers a sensational coffee fix and on-the-go baguettes for breakfast or lunch.
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Description: Ginja caters to guests of the Victoria & Alfred Hotel as well as other patrons. A stone’s throw from the water’s edge in the heart of the V&A Waterfront, the restaurant exudes a wonderful atmosphere, enhanced by its contemporary interior and superb views of Table Mountain. The menu comprises a wide selection of dishes, inspired by various cuisine styles, to satisfy all palates, a true reflection of the chef’s talent. The spectacular setting encourages guests to savour the moment to the fullest, whether they are enjoying a cup of coffee and cake with colleagues, a meal with family, or a sundowner with friends. Native Espresso Bar, within the restaurant, further offers a sensational coffee fix and on-the-go baguettes for breakfast or lunch.
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommended this restaurant. We sat outside next to the water and the atmosphere was lovely. The food was delicious - especially the steak and the burger!
Our waiter Junior was super friendly and nice and made us feel home (also by learning some German words from us) :)

Thank Grace M
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Heinrich H, General Manager at Ginja, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you for the review and recommendation of our establishment and our waiter Junior. We are thrilled that he made you feel at home and taught him some German words. Hope to see you soon. Regards

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Ginja at Cape Town’s Waterfront has the best buffet breakfast we have ever seen. Outstanding fresh fruit, cold meats, cheeses, oysters, champagne, juices & hot breakfast made as per a la Carter menu. Excellent value. Stunning view.

Thank Maureen C
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Heinrich H, General Manager at Ginja, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thank you for your review and praise. Executive Chef Judi Fourie will be very proud of your recommendation. See you soon.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

its on the waterfront and you can have great views of table mountain while you eate on a clear day. we had a lovely seafood platter. oysters, prawns, kingclip. excellent

Thank Adrian T
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Heinrich H, General Manager at Ginja, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thank you for the wonderful feedback. We trust we will welcome you back real soon.
Regards

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We popped in for an afternoon cocktail and we were so pleasantly surprised. The strawberry daiquiris were amazing, however, we would definitely need to add another feather in Sylvester's cap. He was by far the best waiter we have ever encountered, he made us feel right at home and we thoroughly enjoyed the conversation! What an asset he is to Ginja, don't let him go!

Thank Dane_Jenna_Nolan
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Heinrich H, General Manager at Ginja, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thank you for the praise of our staff. Sylvester is already looking like the "Head Indian Chief". Visit soon. Regards

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic breakfast venue. We went for cold buffet as the selection including oysters and champagne as well as everything you could want. We couldnt have managed a cooked breakfast after that! Our waiter Robert was great and Manager Kim looked after us so well. Credit to the organisation. Will go back

Thank Carol B
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Heinrich H, General Manager at Ginja, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review and sharing of your experience with us. Thank you for mentioning our staff by the name. It means that they made your visit more personal and memorable. Always appreciated. See you soon. Regards

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