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The Atlantic Express

1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 439 3038
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1B Regent Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely venue for a relaxed and casual vibe. The train reminds of nostalgic trips of the past. Tasty food reasonable prices and a good meeting place for friends

Thank Fred N
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

The food was satisfying and nice. However, the service was not up to standard. The waitress was unfriendly and created an unpleasant atmosphere. I think there should be a clean up inside and out. Owner didn’t come and ask how we were. Won’t be coming...More

Thank Craig N
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This is my second time that I've been to the Atlantic Express restaurant, and everytime I had a great experience, the place is nice and cosy, the food is great, the staff is friendly, they really make you feel more than welcome. I will definitely...More

Thank 286guesta
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Waiting area outside for seating! When we eventuallly were seated, it was a tight squeeze for four of us! in a replica railway carriage. Although the food was worth it.

Thank Kimbrum1
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Menu with good variety of items, and fantastic Indian meals. Food quality is excellent with great service and personal attention. A worthwhile visit for great food.

Thank joey807
Reviewed 5 December 2017

If I was walking past this place I can honestly say I would not be going inside. But when you look inside it is always busy? A few friends of mine went there and enjoyed it so I said lets give it a chance. Let...More

Thank Kazzakhan786
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

For an out of the ordinary experience this will be something to try. Dining in a train carriage in the middle of town. Was a good experience

Thank Kaminie
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Small indian restaurant in an old nice train in sea point Hallal food fast service nice foodsaver different kinds of food May be there was only 8 Tables 10 minutes walk from the beach مطعم هندي حلال على شكل قطار قديم والكراسي من الداخل مقاعد...More

Thank Umaboody
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Some 35 years ago, I used to attend training in Sea Point and used to pass this Restaurant housed in a train carriage. I always wondered and this past weekend, the wondering ceased when I took my girls for a treat. They were excited that...More

Thank hoosainnarker
Reviewed 31 August 2017

My kids joined my husband and I for his birthday lunch at this restaurant. We ordered grilled seafood and meat platters. Food was excellent and service over the top. The owner was there and gave us a detailed background of the establishment while we waited....More

Thank Nazlie D
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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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