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Umi

201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 437 1802
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (90 reviews)
“tuna tataki” (4 reviews)
“edamame” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 359 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been many times. We have the same dish every time, Crusted kingklip! It’s just awesome. The Decor and location is good too. In summer it’s nice to watch the sunset with a glass of wine.

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you get there, ask for Zandie. What an awesome waitress. Funny and attentive. Service is important to me, and we got darn good service. As always, the sushi is always on point. My partner had the Seabass and was short of licking the plate....More

Thank LeratoMolele
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Called in looking for a sundowner and late, very late lunch. Sushi, whiskey sour, mojito, beer and cup of tea. Could not fault food, staff, service and manager was most friendly of people. If we had had more time we would definitely have returned. Great...More

Thank BowdenLad
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We went to Umi with friends and family to celebrate a birthday. The setting is great, views ideal and decor good. Service was VERY slow. We had the winter set menu and whilst the starts were quite good, the mains (which took forever despite the...More

Thank djbuys
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I live in Llandudno, and we did not want to drive to far for dinner but wanted to celebrate our new home purchase. . We went to Umi, had the prawns as we have been told they were delicious, and I had...More

Thank MarielleL190
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of your recent visit to Umi. Our sincere apologies that we have not met your expectation. We would appreciate it if you would email the details of your visit to michellene@kovecollection.co.za as we would...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Didn't have a lot to eat, just ordered 3 tapas and they were delicious! The service was excellent and our waitress Athi was attentive. Definitely will visit there again.More

Thank EllenC2605
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for feedback of your recent visit to Umi. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. We will share your feedback with the Executive Chef and team. Glad that you enjoyed your Umi experience! Hope...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal tonight for my birthday. Served by Felix who gave an excellent description of all the food available and made us feel very special. Amazing prawns for starter, Ramen for main course, all the food was really fresh, tasty and satisfying....More

Thank AndyPLang
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for the 5 star rating! Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your Umi experience! Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi Restaurant Management

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped off today for a light snack and drink after a day of sightseeing. Came across Umi’s menu and drawn in from the street. Gorgeous views of the beach and sea. Extremely tasty food and delicious. Ordered 3 dishes from the tapas style section and...More

Thank Wbloodwo
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for feedback of your recent visit to Umi. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your Umi experience! Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

White wine was very nice, lovely view, staff was pretty attentive. The flamed edamame was oily and too salty. Edamame is best when steamed in saltwater- or at least that is the traditional Japanese way to make it. Gyozu was also very oily. If the...More

Thank Islastyle6
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you so much for your constructive feedback and taking the time to write your review. We would appreciate an opportunity to make it up to you upon your next visit. Please contact me directly on michellene@kovecollection.co.za I look forward to hearing from you. Michellene...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic spot for sundowners and Tapas - outstanding service from Felix who went out of his way to accommodate us.. top class waiter and an asset to the establishment! We will be back!More

Thank TanyaF1007
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Umi, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for feedback of your recent visit to Umi. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your Umi experience! Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Umi...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 The Promenade, Victoria Road | Marly Hotel, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa (Formerly Umi at the Marly Hotel)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 437 1802
  • E-mail
Description
Upmarket Japanese Seafood cuisine situated in the heart of Camps Bay Beach Cape Town! We are on the second floor at the Promenade Center in Camps Bay offering fine food in modern welcoming and upmarket environment with chick atmosphere accompanied by high service standards and amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Bay!
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