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39 Barnet Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 465 0000
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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African, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
39 Barnet Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Modern but local cuisine. They offer a nice menu de degustacion.Which we picked and were not disapponted. The deserts are great and some guest just came for desert. Certainly will come back on my next trip to CPT

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely restaurant- from the som to all the wait staff, the service was very good. Our som helped us pick some great wine as we were unfamiliar with South African wine. And the food was excellent. The starters of mushroom soup was delicious,...More

Thank pfk721
Reviewed 28 April 2018

fantastic food with lovely service. Our whole experience of Aubergine was fantastic. The food was absolutely fantastic - like really amazing. The service was also fantastic. i guess this isnt yet regarded as one of cape towns finest restaurants but it really should be. one...More

Thank Max F
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Very fine Michelin-star worthy restaurant, tucked away from the nearby throng. Everything about this restaurant shouts quality, care and love of food. The owner/chef, Harald, has been around a while - over 20 years and is still at the helm, unlike others who open third...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Cosy restaurant, friendly, Nice (large) winelist, good dinner with nice vegetarien salad, lamb, souflé from pancake... Tip : Reserve on time, allmost allways fully booked.

Thank Ronny B
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The place is nice, nothing too show off. Maybe it is due to the chef is German and then everything is simple but good taste. You understand immediately that wine is prominent part of the experience. The cuisine (both from sea and earth) is classic,...More

Thank Dubai-trotters-5
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

You can tell this place is class from the moment you walk in. We booked well in advance. There is parking on the road available and it’s on a quiet street. The menu offered us a great South African experience as we tried different dishes...More

Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The food and service was absolutely amazing. The meals were so delicate and perfect. Very nice setting with dim lights making it very romantic. The food came out at a good pace, the portions were small but were prepared to perfection. The staff were friendly,...More

Thank Lilé P
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Good food but super expensive. Not good value IMO. Cheapest bottle of wine was around R500 and the meal for 2 excluding starters was much the same.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Aubergine is a real treat! An amazingly unpretentious fine dining experience - the food, the setting, the decor, and the top class service speaks for itself. The selection of wines is vastly extensive and exotic, and the food is dleicious, creative and perfectly done! Definitely...More

Thank Deborah C
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28 April 2018|
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Response from Teis T | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We didn't bring our Wine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Barnet Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 465 0000
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