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Sticky Fingers BBQ

96 Station Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
+27 76 800 5272
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“chicken wings” (8 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 reviews)
“craft beer” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Fast food
$$ - $$$
96 Station Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We decided to try something new and went to this restaurant for the sticky ribs and wings. Though the entrance did not look very inviting, we went in and were ready to take a table when we realised that some of the patrons are smoking...More

Thank marussiav
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Ordered a takeaway. Should have visited the restaurant serveral times over. Do not let the dark, shady ambience deter you from visiting this place. THey are really worth it.

Thank khushal p
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We ordered two "tri" boxes of ribs for takeaway from the Rondebosch branch and we were quite disappointed with the amount of food we received for the cost (R215 per box). Since this was our first time ordering from Sticky Fingers BBQ, we can't give...More

1  Thank LWanicka
Reviewed 5 August 2017

During my days of college stickys is a spot I love to dine at. When I was in the area I wanted to have lunch there to go down memory lane. Since my last visit many years ago the menu sure has changed. None the...More

Thank Jay1072
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Went for quick lunch on a Sunday. Prices are very good, quality far ahead and the portions massive. Had the platter worth chilli poppers, seriously strong. Local craft beers at special prices. Rustic setting, enjoyable experience.

1  Thank Tertius K
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We always wanted to try this! The ribs and wings were very tasty. The onion rings taste and fries tasted like fried hake though. Great meal!

Thank Mamodise M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Sticky Fingers in Observatory does good ribs with tasty extras like jalapeno poppers, chips and onion rings. It’s quick, well-priced and they have regular specials to look after your wallet. Worth trying.

1  Thank MatthewJHB
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

They got the best BBQ ribs that you can possibly found lol . And their sticky French fries are just amazing . I highly recommend 😎

3  Thank MerveilleLuna
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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for ribs that fall off the bone, juicy chicken, tasty pork sausage and chilli poppers that leave a tingle on the tongue than this is the spot with unintrusive service.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The ribs and wings are ok . Restaurant very busy . Good beer selection . Not suited for kids. Could be be better.

Thank andre r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television
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Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Station Road | Observatory, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 76 800 5272
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