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Vanilla - CLOSED

Cape Quarter Extension | Somerset Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 421 1391
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
10 Jan 2014
19 Dec 2011
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Contemporary
Cape Quarter Extension | Somerset Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 January 2014

Vanilla is expensive in the pod form, but this was well cheap but really good! I think they make ice-cream and i scream for ice cream!!

Thank Golda X
Reviewed 19 December 2011

Being locals, we have been to all the nice restaurants in Cape Town. We thought we would try this one. Arrived at 9pm asking whether they serve sushi. Was told the Sushi chef had left already. We started getting nervous when the table next to...More

Thank ChelsieBun
Reviewed 19 October 2011

I love the Cape Quarters with all the little shops and restaurants. I have had lunch and breakfast at Vanilla on a few occasions and enjoyed it, even though I think they are somewhat overpriced (but what restaurant in Cape Town isn't?). The sushi here...More

Thank VonniCapeTown
Reviewed 18 October 2011

Went to Vanilla using a Groupon voucher. The staff were very friendly and very informative as to the choices we were allowed with our voucher. The only thing that hinders me from giving 5/5, is that they had no stock of Sparkling water, nor my...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 30 July 2011

If I didn't know better, one would thought after placing the order that they still had to go and source the food - trust me going down to the local Spar would have been much faster. After having drinks for about an hour, we ordered...More

1  Thank Honeyboy100
Reviewed 24 July 2011

We went to Vanilla for a night out with frioneds and had a wondertful time. The staff were excellent, food was great and prices were very reasonable. I can recommend the pepper steak fillet, wonderful! The prices were less than I would have thought for...More

Thank JustinCapeTown
Reviewed 3 January 2011

My family and I dined at Vanilla last week, and I can honestly say that I would never want to darken it's doorway again. The restaurant was busy, but with the amount of staff visible (especially management/host types) they were adequately staffed. The sun was...More

2  Thank Thelazyfoodie
Reviewed 4 November 2010

I was looking for a place in the Cape Quarter complex in Cape Town for a quick breakfast. On the square in the Cape Quarter extension (opened in 2009) there is a variety of places, so I chose Vanilla purely by coincidence, and maybe because...More

Thank doc_dance
Reviewed 14 January 2010

I first discovered the newly opened Vanilla in November 09 and enjoyed an excellent meal with friends. I returned to Cape Town at Christmas and took my family to Vanilla, slightly apprehensive and hoping that the food and service would be as good. Verdict; the...More

Thank StellaEUk
Reviewed 10 December 2009

We tired this restaurant for the first time on a Saturday night. It's located in the Cape Quarter Extension, a trendy new shopping/eating complex. Outside was busy on a balmy evening. Inside, which is very glitsy wasn't full by any means but was atmospheric and...More

Thank dsor
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Restaurant Details

Mediterranean, Contemporary
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cape Quarter Extension | Somerset Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 1391
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