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Blakes Bar - CLOSED

189 Buitengracht Street | Gardens, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 4747
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good8%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
15 Oct 2013
4 Oct 2013
“poor value”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
189 Buitengracht Street | Gardens, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 March 2012

We made reservations that morning, and they told us we could have dinner before 7 or after 8:45. We chose 8:45, wondering how busy they could be on a Cape Town Thursday Night. Imagine our surprise when we arrived at 8:50 and it was entirely...More

1  Thank Lekker_World
RBCT1, Owner at Blakes Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2012

We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your evening. However, I must point out that your reservation was in fact for our restaurant, The Opal Lounge, and NOT for Blakes. The reservation system is quite precise. The telephone is answered "The Opal...More

Reviewed 10 January 2012

We went there for dinner. When walking in , the place was empty and it was already 8pm. It looks like a club from the outside (thinkk that is what puts people off), but there is a dining area and well....it was great. Good service...More

Thank Zappa1959
Reviewed 31 October 2011

Had drinks there before going to Opal restaurant (their sister establishment) for dinner. I enjoyed Blakes more than the Opal and will make a point of returning there- great furnishings, atmosphere and an awesome view!

1  Thank Travelbuddy2010
Reviewed 4 April 2011

What a lovely evening! Wonderful setting, beautiful views, cosy... It is not actually a restaurant (there sister the OPAL Lounge is for the fine dining), but they have a few tables. We had dinner and from the start everything was very professional and enjoyable. On...More

Thank Adelene
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  • Address: 189 Buitengracht Street | Gardens, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 4747
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