We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mzoli's

M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
021 638 1355
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (11 reviews)
“chops” (2 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
African, Barbecue, International, Grill
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (205)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So after the hype Mzolis , i just had to go and experience it for myself. The food was define. Firstly you go to the actual butchery next door and choose your raw meat , sausage, bread etc. they will braai it for you after...More

Thank Otto5wp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Their meat is to die for but the place is not safe at all , there are more robberies now than before. If you are looking for a place to dance and enjoy your drinks with braaid meat then this is the place

1  Thank Asanda L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a barbecue restaurant that on sundays turns into a discotheque that opens from 10am to 6pm and attracts the same local young people and tourists to grab some beers, some meat and dancing. You can bring your own beer into the party, but...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Definitely worth the trip. The Braai was amazing. Even locals in Joburg rave about this place. The chicken was to die for. I also loved the steaks. It's worth getting extra to take home and have later. Beautiful flavor!! It's nice to tip the cooks....More

Thank Christine V
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

What an amazing surprise, so close to the airport had lunch just before our flight back to Durban on a quiet Monday afternoon. Food was great. Drank our own red wine using their glasses very reasonably priced and braaied to perfection.

Thank David C
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Upon a friend's recommendation, we drove here on a sunny Monday afternoon. We parked right in front of the restaurant, paid an attendant,and were greated by friendly and helpful locals and the owners who helped us select our meats. It was cooked to perfection and...More

1  Thank Loretta S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Man this place is good!! Huge bowls of perfectly barbecued meat, people dancing everywhere, epic music. Only advice would be to bring some paper plates and paper towels. And booze. Forget cutlery, go primal on it...tastes way better. Didn't feel unsafe at all, but we...More

1  Thank gcbeerhunter
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My friend and i were robbed meters outside of the restaurant in full view of locals. They took phones bags wallets.... i know crime is everywhere in South Africa however, keeping your customers safe in and round your premises should be part of the restaurant...More

3  Thank yolfisher
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Fabulous meats and sides — in a township but very safe. The lamb, pork, sausages, and beef are perfectly prepared with a great marinade. Seating is authentic and sound system is great. An excellent example of how South Africa really exists outside the tourist areas....More

Thank jjeadie
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Quite an experience. Definitely a place where all elements of Cape Town society come together. Staff was friendly and went out of their way to educate us on what to do (buy the meat first, then give it to the cooks, go next door to...More

Thank rajaca
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Primi Caffe
61 reviews
2.94 km away
Mzansi
863 reviews
5.67 km away
Alba Easy Lounge
31 reviews
2.45 km away
Soaring Hawk Spur Steak Ranch
62 reviews
2.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
Laura's Township Tours
92 reviews
.72 km away
Point Runner Charters - Tours
8 reviews
1.81 km away
Durbanville Hills Table Mountain Wine Safari
28 reviews
2.93 km away
Sir Lowry's Pass
30 reviews
4.44 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Ahmad C
16 July 2017|
Answer
Response from Coralani | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately it's not
0
Votes
Sarah C
28 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Sharne B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. It will be cheaper to drive. But if you keen to have a few beers, maybe its best to take an Uber. Enjoy. It a great experience.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: 021 638 1355
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing