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Gold Restaurant

15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 4653
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fixed menu” (17 reviews)
“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
“tapas” (11 reviews)
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African, Tunisian, Moroccan, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Bennett Street | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful way to spend a family Christmas Eve in Cape Town A varied selection of African specialities to taste with face painting to get adults and children into the vibe. Music was superb and beautiful traditional dress. Fabulous night for all the family.

Thank Martina D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Not somewhere we would have gone, we went with four other couples as part of an organised tour. We had a great time ... vibrant, noisy, good food ... a great introduction to South Africa. The menu is taster style and there’s plenty of it....More

Thank phils_dad
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were recommended Gold by friends, and not without reason. Actually we showed up in the restaurant one day prior to our actual reservation. They did everything to be able to accommodate our wishes, and they managed to rig a table in an already packed...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was by far the most exciting and fun dinner! The evening was quite long because we even got to learn to play on their drums. Everybody. What a fun. The food was amazing and plenty of it. I dont even remember anymore what all...More

Thank Nina V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this restaurant by chance on this site. Very helpful and friendly staff, fabulous food and great entertainment. A brilliant night out.

Thank Ordie194
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Gold is a typical show restaurant like you find in many places in the world. Food from lots of countries in Africa is cooked to international liking and all is combined with some local dancing and singing for 2 h dinner adventure. All this...More

Thank Karl-Friedrich K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is pretty awesome. You get to enjoy the locals put on a show while you eat foods from the different regions of Africa. Tons of food will hit your table so be sure to go with a huge appetite because they don't allow...More

Thank Marcusjhu
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such a good time here (see review below) that we brought visiting family for their farewell dinner here. A unique taste of Africa with sampler dishes from all over the continent well presented and copious. We were told when we reserved to bring...More

Thank poleinahole1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ended our SA vacation at this great restaurant. Besides a set menu where you get to taste approx 12 dishes from all around Africa you also entertained with dancing, singing and drumming. Can really recommend this place!

Thank Mestlover
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to picked an outstanding restaurant to finish an exceptional day in Cape town (I just proposed to my girlfriend by morning), and I was so right to go there ! Everything was perfect, food & drink, music, show, ambiance & color ! According...More

Thank Mathieu W
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11 January 2018|
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Response from GDH1p | Reviewed this property |
When we were there (late June, 2017) they did.
6 January 2018|
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Response from Samosababa | Reviewed this property |
Judy allow an hour for dinner..anytime after 6:00pm would work. Figure $30/ person without wine or cocktails
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 34
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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
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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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