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Cafe Caprice

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37 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8006, South Africa
+27 21 438 8315
09:00 - 22:00
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Mon 12:30 - 22:00
Tue - Sun 09:00 - 22:00
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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118 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a very popular spot on Sunday evening. Great view and atmosphere. Service was amazing and the drink selections were good. If you like a busy, upbeat, trendy crowd, you should check this place out. Good spot!

Thank John C
Salzburg, Austria
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice food, particularly the sweet potatoes and wraps. Friendly waiters and a proper view. A bit too noisy at night, but thats because this place can be packed in the evening.

Thank Tris6520
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89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Avoid the chicken wrap as it was abysmal. Plastic tasting chicken. On the other hand the fish and chips were superb and big enough for two. Good place for eats and drinks if you choose well. Alex our waitress was an absolute delight.

Thank Jonny901london
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Camps Bay is busy with tourists buzzing around and Caprice is a nice step out of this. We sat outside which proved to be a bit too hot, and there were homeless people and street performers asking for money; but I can’t really blame the venue for this. Apart from that the experience was good. The food came quickly and... More 

Thank Richard K
Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Caprice is the place to be on the week end to watch the sunset in front of a glass of wine or a cocktail, with a nice lounge music and laid back people... The food is good and not very expensive. Be carefull if you came after 5PM on the week end, you may not find a free table... More 

Thank Amine C
New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed lovely cocktails and sunset views from Cafe Caprice. Our server Claire was an absolute delight. Be sure to ask her to pop your bottle of champagne for you... she does it flawlessly.

Thank torourke74537393
South Africa
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190 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unexpectedly in Camps bay we decided to have a sunset drink. Staff were great. Attentive and helpful. We weren't planning to eat but still they found us a pavement table. Great view of palm trees and sunset. Interesting to watch the street culture and the management handle the inebriated members of public trying to gain access. Well controlled with a... More 

Thank TouchLightly
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great setting on the beach front of Camps bay. Great service with a smile and stunning food to go with the view. A place to meet some locals and have a great time with great music playing in the background

Thank Eat10000
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Eat10000, Thank you for visiting Cafe Caprice this March and sharing your 5-star​ review with us! We look forward to your return! Kind Regards, CC - Management More 

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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Probably the best situated bar/restaurant in Camps Bay. Great views and atmosphere at sunset. Go for a drink, relax and take the beauty of the African sunset in. But don't expect quick, or impressive service. We often had to chase the waiter for our drinks orders and found them sitting at the back of the restaurant chatting and having a... More 

Thank acekicker77
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear acekicker77, Thank you for sharing your review with us at Cafe Caprice. Please could you send us the details of your waiter over email: info@cafecaprice.co.za so that we can address the service level standards directly in order to resolve this issue. We look forward to your return and our improved service training on expected standards. Kind Regards, CC -... More 

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68 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This place is open till late that's what makes it even more special. The staff is good twice I had gone there but I was late so I couldn't get food but the the cocktails are nice I really like berry mojito there also one of the waitress ordered pizza from sea point for us and we could eat there... More 

Thank sugandha k
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear sungandha k, Thank you for sharing your review of Cafe Caprice with us. Our apologies for our kitchen having been so busy at the time at which you attempted to order food. We would encourage you to pre-book a table & recommend​ arriving slightly before sunset on our busy evenings should you wish to enjoy a more laid back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$30
Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8006, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 8315
Cafe Caprice combines artisan cocktails, a cafe-style dining menu, relaxing lounges and sidewalk seating to experience the epitome of Cape Town's cosmopolitan social scene. Situated directly across from Camps Bay Beach at 37 Victoria Road, open 7 days a week since 1999, it is a home for many Cape Townians and a must visit destination for tourists. Camps Bay beach is the ultimate sunset viewing spot and Cafe Caprice provides the perfect backdrop, as DJ's fill the space with laid back music from Thursday to Sunday with a deep, chilled house soundtrack. Cafe Caprice is a landmark on the Camps Bay promenade and an indelible part of the Cape Town bar and entertainment scene.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?