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The Foundry | Prestwich Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 418 2948
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I've been to Beluga a number of times since it opened and enjoyed it each time: good food and service whilst sitting amongst the Beautiful People of Cape Town. It's pricey, though, so it's always been more of a special occasion place for me. But ... I'd forgotten about their early evening half-price cocktails, sushi and dim sum special. (I'm... More 

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Thank ShinyBriony
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I ordered sushi from beluga with the ubereats app and it was really bad! I'm very disappointed. It was not fresh Esspecially de sushi with tuna.

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Thank Britt W
dorset
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant was always our go to place when in Cape Town. The food on this occasion was definitely the worst food we experienced during our long holiday in South Africa. My starter course of butterfly prawns was seriously over cooked these were returned and taken off our bill, my wife had Angel fish fillets which were over cooked and... More 

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Thank rosslong
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

"from the time we walked into the reception the whole family felt special. The food ordered was gastronomic, good choice of wine and music (live) was outstanding. My wife and i ordered seafood platter this is on the expensive side but well worth it, my daughter ordered the meat dish and she was also deligeted, both my son & his... More 

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Thank Eric E
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Restaurant is nice, fresh and well decorated. Long international menu. The oysters were very fresh and savoury. The kingklip a bit too done. Vegs were ok "al dente". Nice choice of deserts. The service was slow altough kind

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Thank Guida M
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We opted for al a carte menu. Beef ribs with chips. The ribs were deboned rather a mean amount ( 6 tiny ) and the chips were matchstick thin. Nothing else.R187 pp. But what got me was Durbanville Hills (normally R 49.95 a bottle at bottle store) was offered at R80 Per glass for white and R88 per glass for... More 

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Thank priscilla l
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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180 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had diner at Beluga. But,we felt very confused... China meets Italy meets Japan meets USA. Dim sum were okay, but not crispy. Weird taste combinations in the dim sums. Sushi with mayonaise? Outdoor seating, however, is nice.

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Thank Vanamstel
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just got off of a long flight, and the Victoria Alfred Protea Hotel staff highly recommended us to try Beluga. The menu was very extensive and it's definitely the place to go to if you don't know what you feel like having. The floor manager, Evidence, was so nice and very accommodating. Our waitress, Jackie, was the absolute... More 

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Sa Coma, Spain
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this by accident- it is a taxi ride away from anywhere. Fantastic place, great ambiance and the most attentive staff ever. Menu really diverse, would be very very surprised if you couldn't find anything to love on this menu. It's a real treat evening but feel that they make you feel this way even if it wasn't- will definitely... More 

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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fav spot for lunch always. Good service and food! Normally you bound to bump into the who is who of Cape Town elite!

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Thank Johann O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Foundry | Prestwich Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 2948

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