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Mitchell's Scottish Ale House

Cnr East Pier & Dock Road V&A Waterfront | Old Dock Master Building, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 419 5074
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (61 reviews)
“fish and chips” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cnr East Pier & Dock Road V&A Waterfront | Old Dock Master Building, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a busy, happy, but loud place; we find ourselves here at least once during our annual trip to Cape Town. Good and varied menu especially the “finger food which is excellent value for huge portions. Very good selection of beers and lagers for the...More

Thank angela c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needed a break and something to eat, so popped into Mitchell's. The place was empty upstairs and not really that busy downstairs either. Server was pleasant, but very slow. After the meal he was pestering for a big tip, which he may have got if...More

1  Thank Sprout1Cheshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a cold one on a hot day this was the 1st "pub" we saw. Browsing through the menu with a draft in the hand the food looked appealing and we placed a order. What a pleasant surprise to have such a tasty meal...More

Thank Denelsha V
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

This place is busy all day! Always a great sign. Good range of beers on offer, fair prices and good pizza. Well worth popping into as you enter the V&A Wharf area.

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Had drinks here a few nights running. Great atmosphere and always seems busy. The food menu looked good but we did not eat there.

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We ended up eating at Mitchell's twice on our stay at Cape Town. The first time we popped in after watching the sunset at lions head and wanted something fast and casual. I opted for a Bo Kap Malay Chicken curry which was absolutely delicious....More

Thank Alexandra O
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Needed a break after shopping. Beer was great, service bit slow and not that welcoming. And it was very loud.

Thank KlausM_Vienna
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The V&A waterfront has been rejuvenated in recent years and resulted in many upmarket restaurants. If all you want is a cold beer this is your place. The choice of beer is good, 15 on draught! The Mitchells beer tasting is the top 5 on...More

Thank Rogers-Rambles
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Nice outdoor patio setting with an extensive beer selection featuring their own craft beers and other choices.

Thank windswept361
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Spent the latter part of the day having a late lunch and number of pints in this pub. Good service with plenty of waiters and waitresses. Good selection of food to chose from and a mighty selection of beers to help wash it down. Well...More

Thank John S
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Response from RussellZ50 | Property representative |
Hi There Unfortunately DSTV is not broadcasting this game. Many thanks
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13 June 2017|
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Response from RussellZ50 | Property representative |
Hi there Yes we do sell ciders. We have local and international ciders and 2 ciders on tap. Looking forward to see you in our venue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr East Pier & Dock Road V&A Waterfront | Old Dock Master Building, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 419 5074
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