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The Black Sheep Restaurant

104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 426 2661
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hanger steak” (19 reviews)
“pork belly” (34 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (15 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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104 Kloof Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the most lively restaurant we ate at during our visit to Cape Town, so it must be very popular. The bar was crowded and the restaurant was full. Really friendly staff and great variety of food and wine on the menu. Highly recommended.

Thank sjhaus
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walked all the way from De Waterkant area to the Black Sheep - and it was worth it. Got there before sundown, and sat at the bar for a pint of Jack Black and a glass of Sauvignon Blanc. Very friendly staff, so we decided...More

Thank smdds
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the second time we have visited the Black Sheep. The previous time we were a family of 4, this time we were just 2. We arrived at 6pm and were ably met by Tapiwa who is a wonderful Zimbabwean. He helped us choose...More

Thank NeilLMaun_Botswana
Reviewed 5 days ago

A wide, ever-changing selection of food, covering meats, game and veggie options, with a mix of styles from traditional to Mediterranean to Asian to Indian and more. The pork belly was awesome! A selection of friendly young staff (including a dude that looks like Tom...More

Thank Dr_Engineer_Adelaide
Reviewed 1 week ago

My and my husband went to Black Sheep for dinner to celebrate my birthday and we have a wonderful experience. The food is made to perfection, very tasty and the portions are generous. The service is excellent, waiters, managers...and everyone there is very nice. In...More

Thank inmilujan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great meal here with my wife and kids, ages 12 & 14. Owner came over to introduce himself and tried his best to get my kids (who are terrible eaters) to try some new things. Five stars for the effort and the great...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went in winter, and the menu changes every day, so the food was "warm-weather" food, lots of meat and stew-type things. I don't eat meat, so I was limited, but the lentil-veg-curry was excellent and plentiful, as was the kingclip fish entree.. The staff...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have heard great things about Black Sheep so was very keen to try it out. I wasn't disappointed; great vibe, delicious menu and very helpful, friendly staff. Definitely recommend the marinated roast chicken & corn fritters. Beautiful presentation and taste was divine.

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family of five (age 15-71). We ate here on the separate recommendations of several people as well as the great reviews. We were not disappointed. I had the hangar steak and it quite good. The service was excellent. Everyone in my group...More

Thank jdtdvm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Cape Town in February, peak season. The hotel we stayed in had booked restaurants for us for each night on their own initiative knowing how difficult it would be to get in if we didn’t have reservations. This was the best meal we...More

Thank Reg H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 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 2661
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