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Gold Restaurant

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African, Tunisian
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15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4653
18:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited gold restaurant to attend gala dinner of urology conference with large group of doctors all over the world.many courses of food . the atmosphere and reception was magic. The food is delicious and varible the entertainment is perfect . Dancing and singing are amazing. It was unforgettable night african show was exciting all attended share with band in... More 

Thank tarekEgypt
Zaventem, Belgique
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Traditional food in an amazing atmoshpere with superfood and entertainment. A must do when in Cape Town

Thank erikanaftali
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visited this restaurant with a large group and the banquet we had was a little disappointing. The food, a mix of local and other African dishes, was good but not special but the evening highlight was the dancing and singing provided throughout the night.

Thank Peterbuderim
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Gold is exactly what it says it is, ie, many courses of food from allegedly lots of different cultures. The food is perfectly fine, though nothing to get too excited about. The entertainment is scattered throughout dinner, and they certainly try hard. The whole experience is basically like being at a theme park, it is a show and it feels... More 

Thank Scott S
Markham, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, try the springbok stew. The restaurant is large and wonderfully decorated The evening started off with a drum ceremony that involves the patrons which is great fun, exhilarating and hard on the hands. The locals who do the entertainment are really great, friendly and get everyone involved. The hand washing follows and then the meal. Local dancers go... More 

Thank Ron A
Tallahassee, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a thoroughly enjoyable experience and our first immersion into the African culture. The first thing they did was teach our group of 18 how to drum. This was not an easy feet for some, however our instructor was fun but demanding. Eventually, we "all" got it and sounded pretty good. It really was fun. They then lead us... More 

1 Thank kvb4717
Prestwich, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A Vibrant Experience from playing the drums to having my face painted with South African flags and being invited up to dance with a lady dancer during the floor show. My wife said not bad for a 75 year old. The food was very interesting and tasty.

1 Thank BAZALF
South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the Gold restaurant on Friday, 25 November and wow what a great experience. The staff are so welcoming and serves you with a smile.I loved everything about it, the ambiance was amazing, I loved the food too. I loved that we had different types of foods every few minutes, all of them tasted really good. Some of my... More 

1 Thank wafiekag
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, excellent entertainment....loved every minute of it. Highly recommend eating here. We ate at the pop up restaurant which sat larger parties (it was 18 of us) and it was phenomenal.

1 Thank brooklynw1102
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food excellent and plenty of it!! Dancers incredible, sincere, friendly, lots of fun. Really great evening overall. My only let down was the air con which wast working well so the place was very hot. The other problem was no background music when there was no dancing, for a end of year you want to have that so you could... More 

1 Thank rn0ble

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
African, Tunisian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4653
Tuck in to a 14-dish set tasting menu inspired by dishes from all over the African continent. Learn to play the djembe drums with one of our patient, friendly facilitators. Enjoy live African entertainment with stories told through music and dance.

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