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La Petite Tarte

11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 9077
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“chicken pie” (26 reviews)
“carrot cake” (27 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 22:00All hours
French, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Dined there last night . Found parking easy. Service excellent -Thank you Law. Food was amazing. My wife and I both had Lamb shank -excellent choice -Thanks to Chef in the hot kitchen. Unfortunately due to popularity of the cheesecake we opted for walnut/carrot cake....More

Thank kirkmans2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my second time at the Resturant and I must say on both occasions I have not been impressed. I am especially not impressed when my fries arrive smelling of old oil. The pastry on the chicken pie was burnt and the pie itself...More

Thank Eugene S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked by earlier and scouted a bit as we were housed nearby. After a "Sundowner" at the top of the Capital Mirage, a short stroll found us back at La Petite Tarte. A small cafe on the street we found it uncrowned on a...More

Thank schoski
LaPetiteTarte, Manager at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank You very much for your heart warming review, much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back, and looking after you again, soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I just had a wonderful dinner experience here. Nandi our server was particularly friendly and took very good care of us as did all the staff. We even had a chance to speak with gourmet chef Wickson who shared some of his...More

1  Thank dantepercy
LaPetiteTarte, Director of Sales at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DantePercy In this day and age of negativity and criticism, your beautiful and gracious review, make our hearts swell. It is appreciated and noted. We look forward to your next visit and hope to carry on with the good work.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delishious food and great vibe! Good value for money. Will definately recommend this to all my friends.

Thank minxi2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I thought a coffee and little decadence was called for on a lazy, chilly afternoon & I heard this was the place to go .. what a gorgeous spot ! I am not sure if the menu as we only had cake. I was joined...More

Thank SallyD040
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am looking into the the carrot cake issue . This is our no 1 seller and this must be perfect 100 % Thank you for the feedback and support

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast at this cafe and liked the decoration and atmosphere. The Benedict eggs were well cooked with runny yolk but the bread could have been different as it just was a toast bread. The croque Monsieur was good, though it had on our...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We decided to try something new for our date night and we saw this cute little restaurant with a lovely Parisian theme with such good service and the steak that was cooked to perfection. We will definitely be back soon.

Thank Dean S
LaPetiteTarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

As the owner I thank you a 100 times .Your kind and positive review is so much appreciated

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Fabulous meals in a Malay style. Staff exceptionally friendly including the excellent chef. Highly recommended

Thank SonjaB60
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Many times we are locking for the big and fancy to become satisfied. In this case we have a small cafe/restaurant with fantastic food, warm personnel service and located nice. Don't miss it. Perfect for a dinner or just drop by for a coffee and...More

Thank RutgerGonaker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 9077
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French style day-time coffee shop/restaurant serving good quality home-style cooking. Evening south African and International cuisine inclusive of full bar service
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