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Dixies Restaurant

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134 Main Road, Glencairn, South Africa
+27 21 786 2105
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Today
09:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 16:30
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have visited Dixies a number of times over the years when visiting Glencairn and recall the food to be of a consistently high standard. I give 5/5 to the kitchen staff, who must work under great pressure and I believe are the behind the scenes stars of the show. I have found that if you are unfortunate enough to... More 

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Greater Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

visited Dixies Tuesday21st March, a public holiday,very few staff and most of who were there were new. Waited about 40 minutes to be given a menu, then during meal had to get up twice to find a waitress to get another glass of wine, it was really hot and busy so not a good experience. Food was good

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Thank Brenda B
leicestershire
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406 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our friends who knew Dixies well enough to suggest we all go there for their super steaks were aghast. Our drinks orders were taken promptly, but it was a while before we were asked what we would like to eat, and the "I'll check" answer to the question of what the soup of the day was led to another long... More 

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Thank stella317
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best steaks going. Plenty of choice, good sized portions and great view. Will be back on our next visit to SA.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dixies is very casual and nothing fancy inside but the food is really good. They have indoor and outdoor seating. The bar was very smokey so could last more than a few minutes in there. The pizzas are delicious and the beef fillet will also bring us back time after time.

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Thank Kate A
Pretoria, South Africa
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Calamari steak was excellent and true value for money. Unfortunately the service was terrible and I waited far too long for bill and card machine.

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Thank angus_stewart
West Sussex
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here a couple of times during a recent visit. The steak and cape malay curry were excellent. Well priced wine and beer together with fast and friendly service make this a place to revisit.

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Thank TheHydesWestSussex
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They put groups tours ahead of u in bringing food It takes more than an hours to bring our food and more than 30 minutes to bring a soup

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Thank pilot-abdullah
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is nice to sit there and convenient, as we could walk there. The food was good, and the staff very friendly.

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Thank Mara E
Beaufort, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the local favorites and also services tour buses. Indoor and outdoor dining at a relatively large restaurant for local area ones. Pizza and chicken were our choices and both were very good. Apparently known for their steaks and we plan on going back to check that out. Faces the bay which is an added plus.

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Thank WRHOTEN

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:30
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Main Road, Glencairn, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Glencairn
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 2105

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?