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Rock Sushi Thai

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Shop 1, Newlands Quarter, Dean St. | Shop 1, Newlands Quarter, Newlands 7700, South Africa
+27 21 685 9692
12:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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219 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fairly good thogh a little inconsistent. Defenately will go back for me awkward seating actually works. I love the menu. I found the pricing a bit high perhaps due to the location.

Thank GrantH490
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ok. Let me get this out right up front. I love good sushi. And Rock Sushi Thai makes very good Sushi, while you wait at your table, or take away. The location in Dean Street, off Main Road in Newlands, is easy to find and various parking spots are within close walking distance. The staff who served us were prompt,... More 

Thank TimHoops
Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I went to Rock Sushi Thai with my wife and daughter on Sunday evening. It was an absolute disaster. From the beginning the service was terrible, they didn't have most of the beers that were on the menu. When we eventually got drinks we immediately ordered food, but despite asking repeatedly we still did not have food an hour and... More 

Thank 58coliny
Durban, South Africa
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Great food and at a great price, the menu has a good vaiety, everything is freshly prepared the service was good

Thank Peter G
Whangarei, New Zealand
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

For a place with Sushi and Thai in the name, neither of them were great. Had better Thai and better sushi elsewhere. They were good, but not outstanding. Best positive for me was the green curry which we asked for medium and was exactly what I'd call a medium; not too hot but with a little bit of a kick,... More 

Thank Rob N
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184 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here before, but it seems to get busier each time I go. On this occasion I simply wanted a sushi takeaway. No problem. It was ready in 10-15 mins (made to order) and I was offered a complimentary glass of wine whilst I waited. Excellent sushi and excellent service. I recommend this restaurant wholeheartedly.

Pretoria, South Africa
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We enjoyed the restaurant very much. The food is excellent and is never disappointing. Would recommend this place for anyone looking for wonderful Thai dishes and sushi.

Thank Pietlood
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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77 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Not the very best but the location is good for locals and the prices are good. I have never been disappointed here.

Thank timefly
Montanaro, Italy
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82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

There are lots of starter to choose from, the servings are small but no problems you can order more platters this way you can taste varius sushi dishes, the price and service are good, Quiet ambient situated on a corner street.

Thank Elia C
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This place is really bad, don't go here. Sushi is stodgy and heavy, tuna is gray in colour and clearly not fresh, dim sum is pre-made frozen, beef in curry was chewy.

Thank Alex M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Newlands Quarter, Dean St. | Shop 1, Newlands Quarter, Newlands 7700, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Newlands
  • Phone Number: +27 21 685 9692
Rock Sushi (THAI) began in the picturesque fishing village of Hermanus in 2004, when owner of the Harbour Rock Restaurant, Francois Barnard, decided to expand the repertoire of his highly successful seaside restaurant. A Master Sushi chef was headhunted, and alterations on a new kitchen within the building began. Thai Cuisine has always been known for its clean, fresh flavours. Beautifully fragrant ingredients like ginger, lemongrass and coriander give Thai cuisine its distinct and unique flavour, loved by people the world over. Rock (SUSHI) Thai is an embodiment of this mantra.

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