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The Atlantic Express

) #426 of 917 Restaurants in Cape Town Central ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Halal
1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 439 3038
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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Halal
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1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent and tasteful, freshly prepared and real value for money, had a seafood platter on a halaal restaurant in an old train coach was just too good to be true...liked the food, setup and will surely return

Thank GarySib
Reviewed 30 May 2017

When one walks past the Atlantic Express and see the state of the kitchen you will immediately have doubts on whether the the food is hygienic let along tasty. When my friend told me that he would like to meet there I thought to my...More

Thank Jay1072
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this lovely restaurant for dinner with our baby girl. We parked on the side of the road and entered the train restaurant. We were greeted very warmly and given menus. We ordered the green Thai chicken pasta and prawn chaat both were absolutely...More

Thank nabskk
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Eating food in a train was a nice idea , that express good thinking in utilizing unused staff , the food was delicious, family environment,helpful staff and very welcoming manager . Green chicken carry was a signature dish 👍🏻

Thank medoo1976
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Went there with a voucher that I purchased through Wikideals. I was 1st disappointed when I phoned there to make a reservation and the lady put the phone down to look at her book but then never returned. After I listened to her giving instructions...More

Thank Arnie W
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The location is quite original and cool the food ( we had pasta ) was good nice service and nice people

Thank Nicolas L
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the train restaurant on a saturday evening at 15:00. The place was really untidy and table i sat at was sticky and dirty. Waited 10 mins for drinks,not good at all. Had cheese burgers,really tasted bland and presentation lacked severly. I would have went...More

Thank Kiolan R
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stopped here for a late night coffee. The people were welcoming and very friendly and the service was very good. It is a converted train coach so you feel like you're on a train looking out the window while having your meal. Lovely atmosphere....More

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The restaurant is located in Sea Point Main Road and is in an old train. The restaurant is halaal. The food is very good. open for breakfast till late. We had breakfast there and desserts late one night. A definite recommend

Thank Fuzlin
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Easily accessible and love the train concept. Staff are friendly Menu has a huge variety I found the restaurant to be perfect for any time of day. Later at night can get busy. Parking is limited at times and it is meter parking payable to...More

Thank Muhammed777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 439 3038
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