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Buzbey Grill

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Three Anchor Bay Road | Three Anchor Bay, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
82 775 9483
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18:00 - 23:30
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Tue - Sun 18:00 - 23:30
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This establishment came highly recommended by a close friend who regulars here. Firstly, the waiter that operated solo the night we visited, is seriously one of the best I have ever seen in my life. The place was packed and he seemed to be handling everything brilliantly without any glitches. This place could do with a bit better extraction. In... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

When we booked we knew they were busy but we were greeted warmly and watching the one and only waiter work the room of plus 60 guests was a sight to watch. A well oiled machine this place is with friendliness and attention to you. Food was delicious. Simple but perfectly cooked with fresh salads and homemade onion rings that... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

My mum and I love this place, it's our go to grill. It's my favourite place to eat steak out of everywhere else I've been (i have it fried without any sauce, just simple great steak). Now, the steak is great! but this is a place to go for when you want great food, not bothered about fancy decor, expensive... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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98 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

This restaurant has been around for ages, and it looks it. Really needs an upgrade. However, the food was good, excellent steaks. Tourists don't seem to have discovered this, the customers were locals who seemed to know each other, probably regulars. A simple restaurant with good food, the chef very busy behind the counter doing everything himself.

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Thank Thalia8
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great steakhouse with excellent food and amazing and friendly service. We really enjoyed the dinner and we look forward to our next visit. Highly recommended.

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Thank gregory579
Oslo, Norway
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Wanted to have the T-bone but vainer would not accept my order, because rump steak would be much better. I am not sure about the T-bone, but the rump steak came really good. It was so tender as I have never had it before. Sauce and fries were ok, but not excellent. The chef is also the owner, and has... More 

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Thank Aslevatn
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The decor was like going back to the 1970's, however I will return because it was by far one of the best steaks Ive ever eaten. The waiter was friendly and highly competent, in fact Im sure he's been there since the 70's to. It really is a simple down to earth, no frills restaurant with extremely well prepared steaks.

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Thank Jason S
Durban, South Africa
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65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Walking back from town decided to pop in and try Buzbey. We both had a meat dish and the meat was tender and tasty. The vegetables and rice were served separately apposed to them serving it up on your plate. A plain simple restaurant with a high price tag for what you get.

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Thank Jacques B
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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195 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The owner/chef does all the cooking single-handed which must be some trick when the place is busy.My sea bass was well-cooked but would have been improved with a sauce.My partner's ribs were ok and the other dishes of calamari were pretty ordinary.Creme caramel tart was poor.Service was ok but there were only 2 tables occupied.There were some reasonable wines available... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

I have dinned previously with my family and was not quite impressed with the food. However after a lot of convincing from my friend I decided to give Buzby another go. This time around it was like heaven and earth. The food they serve was amazing. I order the sardines for a starter. The sardine tasted wonderful. For a main... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Three Anchor Bay Road | Three Anchor Bay, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: 82 775 9483

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?