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Bao Down Restaurant

3 Vredehoek Ave | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 66 022 1165
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3 weeks ago
“Will return again”
31 Aug 2018
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3 Vredehoek Ave | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Limited menu. Expensive (~R70 for cabbage and rice). Noisy. Waitress always trying to 'upsell' ( you order one thing and she asks'would you like two or three of those?' And that's with a straight face under the virtuous guise of 'sharing'.) And the problem is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been twice to this vibrant and cozy restaurant. You cannot beat the value and quality. You can choose anything from the short menu and you will be happy. Their fish is always great whether cooked or served as ceviche.

Thank XPL2306
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Just got home from dinner at this brilliant restaurant and had to write to review straight away. Cannot recommend it highly enough. The food, the service and the atmosphere are great. Graham and Phillipa are onto a winning formula of warm hospitality, mind blowing quality...More

Thank 985jonathanv
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Visited for the first time last night and had an excellent meal. Place was packed but service was good. The menu is small but everything offered seems very good. There are two sittings, 6:30pm and 8:30 pm. They are not licensed, so take your own...More

Thank Penny T
Reviewed 10 August 2018

What struck me in particular was the cool demeanor of the servers. The place was packed, the kitchen cooking and these gals were utterly unrushed and fully attentive. Inventive food wasn’t great across the board, but mostly so. Well-to-do, attractive, young crowd, it seemed to...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve been her for dinner and lunch, both were fantastic! Really authentic and creative dishes, crack pie is highly recommended!

Thank pamela6719
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  • Address: 3 Vredehoek Ave | Oranjezicht, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central>  > City Bowl
  • Neighbourhood: City Bowl
  • Phone Number: +27 66 022 1165
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