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Galbi Restaurant

210 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 3030
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
African, Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
210 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I went here around 6:00pm on a Thursday night in February. We were the only ones there the entire time. Considering this, and the fact that you cook the food yourself, the service was very slow and the server had 0 sense...More

Thank Jenna R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Want to enjoy a traditional Korean BBQ in the heart of Cape Town? Well Galbi is the place. Complete with individual table top BBQs it is very atmospheric & the food is excellent. Good value for money; pleasant, helpful staff.....come early & make an evening...More

Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for my birthday, a great experience as I have never been to a Korean BBQ place before. Unfortunately with the restaurant being so small and lacking proper ventilation, the place was soon filled with smoke, so much so that our eyes were burning....More

Thank Graeme C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Korean barbecue which you cook over coals at your table. My short rib was tough but the others loved their food. Got a bit smokey by the end of the evening

Thank NijelS
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

I didn't know what to expect stumbling upon Galbi in a tucked away part of Cape Town's famous Long Street. It's a Korean style restaurant with an African look and feel (oranges and brown). One is almost reminded of Morocco before being plummeted through an...More

Thank Kashi P
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Having dinner at Galbi Restaurant night before our trip ended in early December. We got the address from the website, and went there to try the Fusion Set and Safari Set. The service is very good. The food also met our expectations. When they realized...More

Thank SooYinn
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic place just off Long Street in Cape Town be prepared for a fun night where you grill and eat it yourself. A definite for couples married or single. Brilliant menu fantastic service a must try when in Cape Town well done. Please...More

Thank Darren K
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I was in Cape Town for a business visit and wanted to taste some fusion. I loved the service the drinks and the fact that I had the chance of tasting new things with the recommended preparation and by itself. Of course for a self...More

Thank Ratalie
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I have been to Galbi a few times and love it every time. It might not be everyone's vibe but you get to pick your food off the menu, receive it raw and then cook it to your satisfaction on a grill in the middle...More

Thank JadeC2205
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We LOVED this place! We were just walking past and went in and the food and cocktails were so incredibly happy. The prices are good, you can go as cheap or expensive as you want. I highly recommend!

Thank J R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 3030
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