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6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
+27 21 421 0935
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“langoustines” (135 reviews)
“seafood” (503 reviews)
“lobster tail” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am usually not a fan of the waterfront restaurants because of the tourist vibe and the tourist prices. Baia however has a shellfish platter which keeps us coming back there. It is simply divine. It has some different sized langoustines on there, grilled to...More

Thank kerstinrock
Reviewed yesterday

Ate as a couple after a few recommendations. There was very little atmosphere. The food was well presented but very average taste wise. It was the most expensive meal and the least memorable on our visit to Cape Town

Thank daisymartha
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the fish. At best it was ok. Service was a bit condescending. Not quite a venue i would visit again.

Thank A K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went here for a romantic dinner and it was fantastic! We sat on the terrace and it was surrounded by glass so the strong wind wasn’t an issue. We had a lobster appetizer special, salmon and lobster tail main course and a large lobster...More

Thank kleoil
Reviewed 6 days ago

The best restaurant in the V&A Waterfront - their 3 giant prawns and 3 langoustines are just excellent. The service is excellent as is the view of Table Mountain.Pre- booking strongly advised.

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t miss this restaurant. GO GO! Langoustines are the best and never disappoint. In spite of size of restaurant the service is exceptionally professional.

Thank ENZOD1
Reviewed 1 week ago

So good first time, we booked again and it was just as good. The seafood is excellent, the service was excellent both times (with a special mention for Adam who helped us out with a special celebration). Also had the meat dishes, everyone was happy...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was OK. Dining room was large and half empty. The food was reasonable but nothing special Service was a little slow.

Thank Frederick C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over many years this has been our favourite sea food restaurant in Cape Town and I am sad to only give a 3 on this occasion. Waiter seemed rather disinterested. Wanted our decisions within a few minutes and hardly a smile. Only brought on small...More

Thank alexhL6457QI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hope the title sums up what we really thought about this restaurant, they absolutely cater to huge groups of people, when you enter the restaurant you would not think that, very nice appearance, but they brought us to the next room which looks ok, it...More

Thank Len H
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4 September 2017|
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Response from gourmetrose | Reviewed this property |
Our concierge book it for us.
15 July 2017|
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Response from gourmetrose | Reviewed this property |
We had our concierge make a reservation. Got a nice table in the outside area. lovely dinner.
7 April 2017|
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Response from adtraveller2016 | Reviewed this property |
not sure if there is a bar, but there are plenty nearby. i reommend baby kingclip, ( not ordinary kingclip) very tasty fish!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 0935
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