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Wale Street | The Taj Cape Town, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 819 2000
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointed in this restaurant. Food was of less than stellar quality and the serving staff not interested in serving at all.

Thank Mentorman52
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu caters for Italian food lovers (a pasta), great burgers and an Indian tiffin which is to die for. The Head Chef's love for food is apparent in the taste of the food.

Thank 577anushar
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst wandering about St George´s, decided to pop into Mint at The Taj Cape Town. While the intention was to visit their Twankey Bar, I couldn´t resist asking for their all day menu and the decided to go on and try their Karoo Lamb as main and Ostrich Carpaccio as a starter. I was truly blown away. Tasty and delectable... More 

Thank Johann O
Lausanne, Switzerland
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128 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The decor is crisp and clean. The menu has lots of choice. The staff are highly attentive. I ordered the lamb burger and it just didn't work for me; there was an undercurrent of tart sauce that didn't let the lamb through. And the fries weren't crisp. Oh well.

Thank David L
Pretoria, South Africa
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had breakfast there every morning of our stay and they did not disappoint us once! Its a buffet with an al a carte as well and we tried all of them making it hrd to choose thereafter as everything we had was so delicious! We do not have words to express how wonderful the staff were.....

Thank Sandra D
Arezzo, Italy
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528 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

It used to be called Sand Bar and it was great . Changed over few year ago and still a good place to have a drink in the sun or a bite to eat in Camps bay ! Strawberry daiquiri is excellent served in a large jar glass.

Thank paolok66
Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
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71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A great place for a lunch in the sun or just a place to stop for a coffee or a beer. I had the Club Sandwich which had an Indian slant and was stunning. Lovely place, with great service

1 Thank MCHands1972
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The Buffet Breakfast at Mint was awesome especially if you are a sucker for fresh pastries:) The breakfast selection had such a variety that you can take a lot of time just deciding on what to have... so I would advise you to go early to have enough time to sample a little of everything you fancy! They even have... More 

Thank Letitia M
Bristol, United Kingdom
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200 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Convenient when staying in the hotel, however the food and service is very much average. The Karoo Lamp of 3 large sumptious chops turned out to be 4 skinny ones

Thank Thornpilot
Casablanca, Morocco
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I had the best chocolate fondant ever. Thank you to the restaurant manager for his friendly attitude

Thank sorsar

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
International, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wale Street | The Taj Cape Town, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 819 2000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?