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Al's Place

24 Station Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
+27 21 686 8254
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good39%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“creme brulee” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Contemporary
££ - £££
24 Station Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

I arrived in the Cape from Egypt for a few days and had the privilege to have been taken to Als Place!! Wow!! We asked for a recommendation and followed the advice exactly....the fish was fresh and Al came to talk to us to explain...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I booked dinner to celebrate my son's 18th birthday with the family. We were not disappointed! We were greeted warmly at the door, by the owner Alan. The atmosphere is warm and friendly, the décor down to earth and unpretentious. The service was fantastic -...More

Thank Tambar31
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good food,and friendly vibe at this owner run restaurant. Popular with locals and the owner makes a point of chatting to all the patrons. Also has early-bird specials and music evenings. Good parking outside. The duck in a Van der Hum sauce is excellent.

1  Thank JoySmith
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We had great evening and in this busy and lively restaurant. The steaks were great and service excellent. Definitely recommend a visit.

1  Thank Frasercharles
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great place in the heart of Rondebosch. When we arrived we were greeted by the owner Alan who after we were seated came and introduced himself at our table and we were made to feel extremely welcome. Decor has a really homely feel and makes...More

1  Thank Grant P
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Al's Place restaurant - What a disgrace of an restaurant! Came there with my family for a good Dinner just to be told that I have to keep my 1 year old quiet as she is disturbing the other customers evening. The day before going...More

2  Thank dane l
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had a great meal at this local eat eatery. The steak was one of the best my husband has eaten. He had the rump steak. The creme brulee never disappoints. My chicken with brie and cranberry was delicious, a lovely combination. The service was...More

1  Thank GigiJenkin
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to Al's Place in Rondebosch this evening. The menu has a wide range of steaks, woodfired oven pizzas and seafood dishes. For my starter I chose a delicious bowl of mussels in a white wine and cream broth with a...More

1  Thank mkossie
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The place is quite retro, in a good way. The menu features pizza, pasta, steak & fish - pretty much. But, all done perfectly like you do not often find. Lots of lovely little touches, from the generous classes of wine to the startlingly good...More

1  Thank timefly
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Based on the many good reviews, we chose Al's Place for a large family dinner. We were warmly welcomed by Al & Olga. We had a wonderful and relaxed evening. Each dish was delicious. Our waittress, Lee Anne, was most efficient. She and Al often...More

1  Thank LindyluSouthAfrica
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Station Road, Rondebosch 7700, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Rondebosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 686 8254
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