Went to this restaurant because it had glowing reviews on TripAdvisor. For context, we arrived just before 7pm, and we got our first bite of food after 9pm. On the service side, at one point we also waited over 30 minutes for a beer and after asking 3-4 times. Admittedly the placed was packed full when we arrived, and we were fortunate enough that the manager?/owner? saw us waiting, so he separated a large empty table into smaller tables for several couples waiting. The waiters were absolutely useless and told us all to just wait, or sit at a pick-nick bench style table right in front of the open kitchen with food constantly going over you head. Anyway, we were happy we got seated within 15min. and thought all was going well.
On a side note, it would help for the people of Gordon's Bay to "get out a bit" and see the world a little. We realized the area was mostly composed of people of a certain race, but honestly folks, this is Africa, and you are bound to see some African people from time to time! What is with all the rude staring just because we look a little different from you? To be fair the people of Gordon's Bay and all this area were absolutely lovely and always friendly to us, but they do stare at us like they've never seen people of even a slightly different shade, eating in a restaurant before. Not just here but every restaurant we entered - however the staring in this one was by far the most intense we experienced in this part of Cape Town.
Anyway, back to the review. The food was above average and as you can guess the service was quite poor. They seem to have a staffing problem as one waitress seemed to be doing all the work for like a dozen tables. The draft beer however was the most amazing we have had in years - we only wish we could remember what it was called! but it was really really good beer.
In the end I think we would not go for another meal here because of the service and the uncomfortable atmosphere created by staring gawking people. The food was not amazing enough to warrant going through that again.
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