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Bizerca Bistro - CLOSED

98 Shortmarket Street | Inside of Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 83 251 7667
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef cheeks” (15 reviews)
“salmon salad” (11 reviews)
“oysters” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
98 Shortmarket Street | Inside of Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 583 reviews

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent and romantic spot with good food. Simple well priced menu. From outside is not anything special and one can easily miss it but when inside its a different issue. The service is friendly and professional. We will come again to try...More

Thank liz3471
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Upscale bistro it is. Great mix of people. Seating inside and out; on our warm night everyone was outside. As noted on other reviews, it is darker than needed to make a 4 foot putt, but not so dark you can't see the smiles on...More

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The restaurant is mainly located in the courtyard and in the evening it's very dark. It takes a while when you get used to it. Everything is pretty basic but well organized. the dishes were really nice, the seared ostrich steak was the best steak...More

Thank MSander
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Like another recent reviewer, we found on arrival that they could not find our reservation. However, as we eat early they were able to find us a table. And we also had problems with the light levels in the restaurant. Fortunately the food was good:...More

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 20 March 2017

On arriving at the restaurant, they could not find our booking but there were plenty of tables so no problem. Our table was so dark we could barely read the menu even with the light on our phones. Uncomfortable chairs and paper tablecloths. Our bread...More

Thank Adrienne6
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner on my first night in Cape Town. I was with local foodie friends so I had high expectations - no disappointment. I had the smoked salmon salad to start and ostrich for my main. Both delicious and even the thought now...More

1  Thank Franjelica
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The courtyard that forms part of this restaurant gives it a very lovely atmosphere and my first impression was that I would love to bring my wife here. The menu is very limited with unique items which makes it extremely difficult to select a meal....More

Thank Ronald K
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This was one of our best meals in Cape Town. Very delicious food, staff more than accommodating couldn't do enough for us! Courtyard was not available as there was a private party there. It Looked beautiful but inside is warm, welcoming and cozy too. Next...More

Thank Kimmyp2014
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Restaurant set in pretty courtyard. Difficult menu with not many choices on offer and things such as Impala, Ostrich etc which i personally did not fancy which limited my options However what we had was good , well cooked and presented. However service was very...More

Thank 362MichaelD
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Only a short walk from our hotel and we were able to get a table without a reservation. The staff were very attentive when we arrived but there was a lengthy wait between our first and second courses. I had the duck terrine which was...More

Thank Gail E
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Shortmarket Street | Inside of Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 83 251 7667
  • E-mail
Open Monday to Friday for lunch and dinner.
Closed on Saturday and Sunday and most Public Holidays
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