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La Petite Tarte

11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 9077
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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French, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I had dinner here a week or so ago. We took advantage of a "special" and we were not sorry. We sat outside on the verandah. I was surprised to read about the bad service and the rude manager - our waitron...More

Thank georgestof
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Petite Tarte is a place to go back to time after time. Great breakfasts, lunch and dinner. Eggs cooked just the way you want and delivered by helpful and friendly staff. I make a good bobotie but LPT makes an even better one -...More

Thank Nigel k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to La Petite Tarte for dinner last night and were incredibly disappointed. It is about 2kms/1.5 m from the centre of Cape Town, in Green Point. We had 2 different pasta dishes, a salad, a lamb breyani and another dish. Both pasta dishes...More

Thank Clive V
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I have been here before and was impressed a few months ago. However, today, the owner was rude, shouting at me when I complained about the poor, late service. Will not be coming here in the future.

Thank Craig N
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Despite the name there seems to be little here that is French. Busy little restaurant close to the Cape Quarter centre. Some of the mains were not available at time of ordering. The dessert menu is the most interesting. Huge cakes, cheesecakes, and tarts sit...More

1  Thank swigle
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this as we were looking for a dinner place. The children were accommodated graciously and the food was outstanding. The service was also attentive and speedy.

Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

This place looks great, so me and a friend just popped in and had dinner. Dinner was good even if they forgot to bring my wine, I ended up having water, and my friends fries was only brought to the table when she already finished...More

Thank izzymohh
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Located in Beautiful touristic place with great service and able to serve from breakfast till supper. They truly care about their customers.

Thank Conciergecapetown
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Called in for late lunch. Great atmosphere and food and service was great. Hiccup on availability of some food but great communication and we were relaxed enjoying our wine it wasn’t a problem

Thank chipsnbeans
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We just had salads but the host was so genuine friendly that we felt super welcome. And the salads were all made with fresh ingredients and very tasty.

Thank Marion R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11A Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 9077
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French style day-time coffee shop/restaurant serving good quality home-style cooking. Evening south African and International cuisine inclusive of full bar service
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