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Gold Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
African, Tunisian
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15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4653
Today
18:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Bucharest, Romania
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great experience. They serve a 13 course menu with varieties from all Africa which is very good. The service is lovely and the show is very interesting and joyful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

At first I wasn't sure if it was worth for me to try it due to the fact that I am vegetarian and the price is not cheap. I AM SO HAPPY THAT I DID. The food was amazing! A lot of different kind of meat, but also lots of vegetables! Everything is delicious, including the weird looking dessert (miam... More 

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Tulsa, OK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Gold restaurant in cape town South Africa Africa was fantastic. The decor and food are straight from Africa. The entertainment is exceptional with Tableside dancing and singing. The manager Mamma Bee stops at most tables to make sure everything is satisfactory.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the Gold Restaurant. It is huge! The live entertainment was great! Not too touristy, the food was amazing, I literally rolled home. The set menu is great and you can order as much food as you like. The service was nice but (that's why only 4 points) after our desert the service member just gave us the bill,... More 

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1 Thank Obsti_M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here, and had our face painted at the beginning. It was an interesting gimmick, and we loved it. The menu was fixed, and the food came out orderly. The food was based on traditional African cuisines in the continent but was adapted with modern tastes (fusion). The food portions were good, we were allowed to ask for... More 

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Luxembourg
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice place to dine. Entertainment was great and the band that played thereafter ( sylvster night) quite acceptable. The interior is georgeous, loft-style ! The food is OK, but not more. What could be a culinary voyage trough Africa is mediocre at the best. The only outstanding dish were the " Egyptian Almond Cigars" As for the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Set menu with food courses from throughout the African continent, plenty for everyone and very tasty. Entertainment in the form of singing, drumming, dancing - very lively.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had booked this restaurant for dinner, but they informed me that they are doing a drumming show before dinner so we came for the show. It was good entertainment and a different way to start a dinner. The food is a set menu with a different variety of food from all Africa. It's very nice to taste all the... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were at Gold restaurant over for NYE and we really enjoyed it. Not just the food, but the wine and service was also excellent. The show was very interesting as well, especially the super tall woman dancing around. I also admired the interior, we'll definitely come back.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the opportunity to experience a 15-course meal from various corners of Africa, some was exotic and other more familiar. The menu effectively explained the cuisine and country that particular appetizer, entree, dessert hailed from. The location appeared to be a former warehouse, with exposed brick walls inside on multiple levels. The food was tasty, with a sufficient portion to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 34
Cuisine
African, Tunisian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 00:00
Monday
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 4653
Description
Tuck in to a 14-dish set tasting menu inspired by dishes from all over the African continent. Learn to play the djembe drums with one of our patient, friendly facilitators. Enjoy live African entertainment with stories told through music and dance.

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