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The Rockwell Dinner Theatre

32 Prestwich St | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 76 144 4809
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
08:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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32 Prestwich St | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was invited to the dinner theater by a friend, didn't know what to expect but was I amazed. Haven't had that much fun in a long while. The service was excellent, I fell in love with our waiter's accent. He was always smiling and quick...More

Thank vanessabM338AP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meal was great, if you want to experience true capetonian food then i suggest you go and have the food here. entertainment was great, very interactive too and definitely i will never forget this for a long while. I would fully recommend this experience...More

Thank Diwah_Asante
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The venue is good,the food is good but the drinks are a bit pricy. The overall experience was good and the entertainers were great especially the security guard. It was phenominal when he opened his mouth and crowd loved every moment thereof. The waitress was...More

Thank Charlene_M1984
Germandt G, Public Relations Manager at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Charlene, Thanks so much for this lovely review - I have passed your comments onto our restaurant management and staff. We certainly hope to welcome you to our venue and show again soon!

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The dinner show is an good alternative of you've got an day off in Cape Town. The show is simple (also the theater). The buffet is simple but effective. The staff is very friendly.

Thank Floris P
Germandt G, Public Relations Manager at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you for this review, Floris. We appreciate that you took the time to write to us and let us know about your experience at our venue.

Reviewed 3 June 2017

The Rockwell Dinner Theater's "Kaapse Stories" is a very good and entertaining show. It is a show for all age groups. The cost for the dinner and show is less than 500 Rand (about $35-40) for adult (alcohol is billed separate). The location is very...More

Thank COC315
Germandt G, Public Relations Manager at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Hi there, This is such a wonderful review - thank you for taking the time to write this... We sincerely hope we can welcome you to the Rockwell again in the near future!

Reviewed 26 May 2017

The evening was well balanced and entertaining. I was worried that the music would not appeal to all but it has great variety and a few twists. Sound was well balanced. The food was very tasty and plentiful and the service efficient. I work in...More

Thank _tstaa
Germandt G, Public Relations Manager at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you so much for this wonderful review - we are so glad that you had a 5-star time! We hope to welcome you back sometime soon!

Reviewed 20 May 2017

This show was suppose to tell a story. If we had not read the info paper about Distritc 6 the show would not have given us the info we needed. The connection between the show and District 6 story was next to nothing except the...More

Thank M0nicaN0rway
Germandt G, Public Relations Manager at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Dear Monica, Thank you for this review - we appreciate your feedback. When it comes to these sort of things (i.e art etc) it is important to remember that we would never be able to satisfy everyone's tastes. We have had 1000's of happy customers...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

I was fortunate enough to have this culture enriching experience thanks to a dear friend, learnt so much about the bo- kaap and what happened all those years ago, portrayed by people who grew up, in in the struggle, it portrays both the good and...More

Thank lizelbeukes45
Roland S, Owner at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you for your very kind words, which I shall share with the team -- we have since then moved our dinner show to an even greater theatre in Greenpoint - the The Rockwell Hotel and Dinner Theater. Please come an check it out!:)

Reviewed 3 March 2017

We stopped by at this restaurant for a drink but the service was very slow and we had to wait ages for a bill. This put us off returning for a meal.

Thank cindyjones19
Germandt G, Public Relations Manager at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you for letting us know about this lapse in our quality of service. We have taken this up with our staff and hope to sort it soon. We do urge you to consider trying us again.

Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had our Valentines Dinner at Richards Supper stage and Bistro. One of the best we have had in a long time! Awesome Crowd, amazing food. I will highly recommend this place to anyone visiting Cape Town. Especially for that "Kaapse" feeling...

Thank morronet
Roland S, Owner at The Rockwell Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank you from all of us here at Richards!

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lagirl2017
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Response from elliecourts | Reviewed this property |
Hi. They have a buffet set up for the main meal with a good variety of choices that can accommodate all dietary requirements. We did have two vegans as part of our party. We notified the venue beforehand and they were very... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Prestwich St | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 76 144 4809
  • E-mail
Description
Enveloped in the quaint decor of the Cape, international and local guests of all ages, whilst enjoying a scrumptious buffet and Cape wines, will be transported into the world of entertainment featuring our production "Kaapse Stories from the Mother City", written and directed by award winning Basil Appollis, we meet a Cape family in a show filled with the humor, intoxicating rhythm and soulful songs unique to Cape Town. Forged from the hardships and misfortunes of the past, emerges a triumphant community - the original 'Rainbow Nation'.
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