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On The Rocks

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45 Stadler Road | Bloubergstand, Bloubergstrand 7441, South Africa
+27 21 554 1988
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for breakfast after our helicopter ride, and they made us feel so welcome, with their warm welcome smiles. There was waiting list, so we went into the lounge and only waited 5min before we got a table with an amazing view. Before we know it, our breakfast was there. Great staff, great food.

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1 Thank Amore220992
Cape Town, South Africa
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I rate this Restuarant overall one of the best in Cape Town. Fantastic views of Table Mountain and Robben Island as well as great sunsets over Robben Island. The Resturant is as the name suggests right in the rocks with the waves breaking meters away. The food is also top class and we both had Tiger Prawns as main course... More 

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1 Thank MervynB77
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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85 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most amazing cheesecake, views and the service was really good too... and the wine thing they do with wines 'on tap' makes this really really cool!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good nd excellent service & friendly (Elvis) you made my last day in Capetown keep it up 👌👊 your smile is what attracted me the most

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Cape Town, South Africa
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91 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

what an amazing view! The food was okay the chef could have added some finesse and make it more spectacular than my local fish and chips spot. Please do not take it for granted that you have been around for a while and post great pictures and tour food is below standard.

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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant service, excellent food, wonderful setting, unparalleled view. I just love this place. It doesn't matter whether you go for breakfast or cocktails, it is always great.

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1 Thank Janine W
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is in one of the best locations in Cape Town and is decorated to appear to be upmarket with prices to match. Unfortunately, the service doesn't live up to these appearances. We ended up here for a mid-morning breakfast as our first choice, the nearby Onse Huisie, was packed with a long queue of people waiting. Conversely, On... More 

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Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic view of Cape Town and generally a nice venue, although the food last night left a lot to be desired. We were a party of eight and there was not one good comment about the food. My ostrich was extremely tough and the king prawns had nothing inside. Two steaks were over cooked and generally came away from the... More 

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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was on my way to a place I have visited everytime I have visited Cape Town to find it was now so big and at least 10 people waiting to get in that I decided to go to this place I seen last time I was in bloe berg strand I asked can I come in for just a beer... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife, brother in law, his wife and myself visited On The Rocks on Tuesday night for Monday night for dinner as we had a lovely time there about 2 years back and oh my word what a difference. We would never return again. We ordered drinks and our meals and over an hour later we still had not received... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Stadler Road | Bloubergstand, Bloubergstrand 7441, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Bloubergstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 21 554 1988

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