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Tai Ping

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Asian
Dean Street, Newlands, South Africa
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
12 Oct 2017
“Simple, Hospitable, Tasty”
31 Aug 2017
“1970s decor, not cheap and long wait for good food”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Dean Street, Newlands, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This restaurant serves bland food at inflated prices. Be careful because the quoted menu prices do NOT contain rice or noodles with the dish. When paying I said to the proprietor, that the bill was steep for what we had, we were told that noodles...More

1  Thank Ayr77
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Visiting the Tai Ping took us back to our childhood memories of Chineses restaurants - great a la carte menu but also well thought out set menus. The staff were friendly and went out of their way to make us feel at home. The food...More

Thank Erich R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

After giving this place two chances after a bad meal, I will not be back. The last visit, we complained about the meal and were told that they exist for 30 years. If they carry on with what they served us, they will be history....More

Thank Roger V
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I went there with the Granny, my family and the father in law hoping to get in early and have a quick meal and get granny to bed in time. We placed our orders quickly when the restaurant still seemed quiet but then had to...More

Thank LikeFully
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I had repeatedly asked the waitress to recommend a spicy tofu, and I was served a tofu item, that was batter fried and dipped in sugar tomato syrup... unbearable item.. huge disappointment. Their take away menu shows Cauli rice price as R18, but they are...More

Thank showercape
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

On a cold winters night with no electricity at home due to storm went for quick meal. While service etc was fine the food was very bland. Both my wife and my choice had no chinese taste and was very disappointing

Thank SharkySA
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The food is OK and the choices are good. There are set menu choices as well as individual dish choices. Service was very slow both of the last two times we went.

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I tried tai ping for the first time tonight and it was one of thee most disappointing resturants we have ever been to! Food was extremely average and extremely overpriced. I had their sweet and sour calamari which was a small plate...More

Thank Dayna J
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Been a customer for years and again enjoyed a delicious meal. Good for take aways or to eat in the restaurant. Best spring rolls I have found and would always recommend.

Thank Allister M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Earlier this month, I dabbled in the cuisine served at the Newlands-based establishment of Tai Ping. After my waiter hurriedly set my Sweet n Sour Pork noodles in front of me, I dipped my quivering chopsticks into the cosmopolitan community of vegetables and soy infused...More

1  Thank Michael G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dean Street, Newlands, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Newlands
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