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Manna Epicure

151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 426 2413
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“coconut bread” (13 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been eating at least one breakfast and dinner on each of our 3-4 visits to Cape Town during the last 6 years and enjoyed every meal. This evening we went again and were highly disappointed. Bread was not served to the table as...More

Thank yrdnidov
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear yrdnidov, Thank you for your review, I see manna has had a lot of inconsistency lately and it shows in the reviews. That only tells me that I need to tighten the screw a lot harder and I will. I apologise for the pathetic...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was great. Had a meal I had, had before. This time around, there was no truffle sauce. It came with Mushroom sauce and apparently some truffle oil. Couldn't taste nor smell it. The ultimate was having to pay R7 for a glass of water....More

Thank nomfundom144
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear nomfundom144 Thank you for your feedback, I am sure you this is a mistake, we definitely do not charge for a glass of tap water, please send me the copy of your bill so I can see who was your waiter and how he/she...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, good service and a relaxing atmosphere. An underrated and understated gem in Kloof Street. Worth a visit

Thank Stiaan
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Stiaan, your review is very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you again very soon. Kind regards, Agnes

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to see coming to this restaurant as a real treat, but they seem to be missing the best somewhere. Food is very average.More

Thank leoram2016
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear leoram2016, I am sorry to read you haven't given any constructive feedback to help us improve what you thought needed to be as we always strive to give the best possible experience. I unfortunately have no means of finding out what went wrong for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Suggested by a good friend I recently visited for a breakfast appointment. The entire experience was refreshing and good value for money. I loved the fact that they warmed the plates. The Toasted Croissant Breakfast was a bit dry, though I suspect that it was...More

Thank GrantH490
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff of our hotel recommend this restaurant to us, it is situated in an elegant and safe neighborhood of Cape Town. There's a really good atmosphere inside and they serve local and international food as well. Everything was clean and food tasted delicious. Staff...More

Thank Massimo I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love Manna Epicure. High standard and quality in its meals and service. But... witnessed a waitress telling tourists that they do not offer wifi??? In such a beautiful part of Cape Town. I was a bit embarrassed for you and for Cape Town! I think...More

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manna has a great setting on Kloof street, with very subtle and chic interiors finished in an all white palette, and a wonderful outdoor patio setting for soaking up the sun and great people watching. It gives off the impression of high quality food served...More

Thank thistravelingdesignr
Agnes C, Owner at Manna Epicure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear thistravelingdesignr, Thank you for your valuable feedback, I am not sure what type of menu you expected to find at manna and it is a shame it didn't meet the idea you had in mind. The day time menu is very different from our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch while out sight seeing. Loved the outdoor patio and had an amazing lunch for our family. Everything was fresh and unique. I had a chick pea salad with fresh grilled calamari and chorizo. Super unique but fabulous.

Thank SkiBikeNorthwest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a treasure! We are were booked here by our travel group #roafafrica. What a lovely night. Beautiful design and the food was first class. We would highly recommend it! Went with our teenagers. Great service.

Thank gigisharp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 426 2413
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The passionately-crafted menu reflects a synthesis of French and South African cuisines, with an exciting Argentinian twist. Open 7 days a week, for breakfast, lunch and dinner!
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