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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Cafe Caprice

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Bar, Cafe
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
37 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8006, South Africa
+27 21 438 8315
Website
Today
09:00 - 22:00
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Mon 12:30 - 22:00
Tue - Sun 09:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

334 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 251: English reviews
Luxembourg
Level Contributor
27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite an institution in camps bay Located on the beach promenade Nice cocktails Attentive staff The place to be to see and be seen

Helpful?
Thank Claude H
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Claude H, Thank you for joining us at Cafe Caprice and taking the time out to submit your 5-star review! We look forward to seeing you at our summer events which run weekly. Try join us for Ciroc Sundays or a relaxing Gin & Tonic on Fridays for sunset sessions between 4pm and 10pm with our sensational DJ residency.... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
Level Contributor
19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, waitress was friendly and service was very good, was a little disappointed with menu, however meals were well prepared .

Helpful?
Thank gavin_louw
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Gavin_Louw, Thank you for visiting Cafe Caprice and sending through your feedback as to improve on your next visit. If you could possibly email me with your menu concerns we can definitely look into improving on certain areas that you might have found less appealing. Please send us your feedback on how we can strive to your 5-star review... More 

Sandton, South Africa
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place for the best sundowners and incredible views!!! And of course a granadilla lolly to be jolly!!

Helpful?
Thank NicholasKourie
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Hi NicholasKourie, Thank you for taking the time send in your 5-Star Review from your experience at Cafe Caprice - we're thrilled you enjoyed your time with us! We look forward to seeing you soon! Kind Regards, CC - Management More 

Fredericia, Denmark
Level Contributor
147 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant with a good view of the beach and everything that goes on, on the busy beach street. The ordering of food didn’t go as expected though, 3 people ordering food and 3 people not getting what they asked for… One asked for a wrap, but got a salad, one ordered a salad + avocado but didn’t get any avo’s,... More 

Helpful?
Thank ErikKraft
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear ErikKraft, Thank you for sending in your review of your experience. There is some definite room for improvement from our side. Please could I kindly ask you send us an email with the description of your waitress and/ or, the day and time that you came into Cafe Caprice for us to fully review the experience and take the... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a Cape Town local Caprice is an institution ! It has a Sunday summer institution that defies the ages ! I however must commend them on their professionalism and excellent service tonight . I had a wee incident/ misunderstanding with a high roller and it was professionally and excellent resolved ! I can only commend Heath and his team... More 

Helpful?
Thank Iscsam002
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Iscsam002, Thank you for entertaining us with a well-written and witty review! We look forward to your return this season! Kind Regards, CC - Management More 

Donegal, Ireland
Level Contributor
52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is not as Much a cocktail bar as a place for locals to pose and be seen and ogle the attractive waitresses. My husband was very disappointed that they struggled to make a basic Manhattan as it had been recommended To him as a craft cocktail bar. Great views .

Helpful?
Thank claire d
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Claire d, Thank you for your review. Did your husband call upon the ground floor manager to give honest feedback about his Manhattan - this is a classic cocktail that should have been flawlessly executed - our manager would have happily replaced the Manhattan cocktail for something more suitable to your husband's preferences. Upon your next visit, we encourage... More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great for Cocktails and the social scene...lovely view of Camps Bay Beach! Nacho's are the best and the caipirinha's a to die for!!

Helpful?
Thank Lianda J
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Lianda J, Thank you for visiting us this week and taking the time to review us :) We can't wait to see you again for a steamy platter of cheesy Nachos! Kind Regards, CC - PR Team More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
Level Contributor
14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I had a great time at Cafe Caprice. We wanted to visit somewhere with a fun vibe and awesome drinks and we got just that! The drinks are a little pricey, but other than that a really fun place to visit!

Helpful?
Thank Kirsten L
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Kirsten L, Thank you for joining us at Cafe Caprice! We are delighted by your 5-star​ review and look forward to your return ! Join us on Saturdays throughout summer for our Boschendal Bottomless Brunch experience, bottomless bubbly from 11h30 to 16h00 paired with our exciting new menu offering! Kind Regards, CC - Management More 

Level Contributor
131 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice view, overlooking the beach, service was OK. Nice range of food and the food was good but not brilliant.

Helpful?
Thank Darren P
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Darren P, Thank you for taking the time to send us your review from your experience. We have acknowledged your concerns relating to service, we have escalated this internally for improvement. We have some exciting news for you, we have recruited a brand new chef, Didi, who has put together an incredible new menu which pairs perfectly on Saturdays... More 

Level Contributor
61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Just before leaving Cape Town we did nice walk from Clifton to Camps Bay and had breakfast there. Coffee was almost cold instead of hot.. Food came long before bread.. Kitchen should handle orders in better way. The cafe was not full. Could and should be much better.

Helpful?
Thank Eyal S
Kimberly G, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Caprice, responded to this review

Dear Eyal S, Thank you for your review, we have had two reviews about our coffee and service we have escalated the issue with our floor managers. Our apologies for this experience, hopefully on your next return we will have ironed out these issues. Please don't hesitate to send back your order if you are unhappy, we invite you to... More 

Travellers who viewed Cafe Caprice also viewed

 
Camps Bay, Cape Town
 

Been to Cafe Caprice? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:30 - 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: 37 Victoria Road, Camps Bay 8006, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 8315
Description
Cafe Caprice combines artisan cocktails, a cafe-style dining menu, relaxing lounges and sidewalk seating to experience the epitome of Cape Town's cosmopolitan social scene. Situated directly across from Camps Bay Beach at 37 Victoria Road, open 7 days a week since 1999, it is a home for many Cape Townians and a must visit destination for tourists. Camps Bay beach is the ultimate sunset viewing spot and Cafe Caprice provides the perfect backdrop, as DJ's fill the space with laid back music from Thursday to Sunday with a deep, chilled house soundtrack. Cafe Caprice is a landmark on the Camps Bay promenade and an indelible part of the Cape Town bar and entertainment scene.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cafe Caprice staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?