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Haiku - V&A Waterfront

Victoria Wharf | Shop No. 6264, Upper Level, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 418 5700
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (4 reviews)
“coconut rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Victoria Wharf | Shop No. 6264, Upper Level, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very sad to see one can no longer order from both menus. What is the point of a fusion restaurant then?? Manager claims this was instituted in January but only really enforced recently with the threat to fire waiters that let customers order from both...More

Thank mya481
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku - V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there mya481, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are terribly sorry to read about your experience. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. Kindly send us an email to feedback@Bukhara.com. We hope to hear from you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haiku has always been a special place for me to entertain both Friends and Families. The quality has not improved despite several comments and they have lost the upper hand they had in all their outlets.More

Thank mahmad786
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku - V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear mahmad786, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku V&A Waterfront. We are extremely disappointed that you did not fully enjoy your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. Kindly send us an email to feedback@Bukhara.com...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

We really wanted to like Haiku, but for the price, there are so many better options. Food was ok, but nothing to write home about. Ambience was not great.More

Thank Serena H
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku - V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Hi there Serena, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are terribly sorry to hear that you did not fully enjoy your experience with us. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. Kindly send us an email to...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

We ordered the sushi and sashimi. The fish was abundant, thick, and super fresh and tasty. It's not the most elegant Japanese food I have ever been served, but the taste and value make up for it. Service was excellent as well - we would...More

Thank Caroline W
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku - V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Hello Caroline, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku V&A Waterfront. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed authentic Asian experience with us. We hope to have you visit us again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Have been to Haiku V&A Waterfront a number of times in the past. Food is always incredibly tasty and the service friendly. Last night was no exception. Our dim sum starters were perfect. My main course, delicious. There was an issue with my wife's main...More

Thank chopsky_za
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku - V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Hi there chopsky_za, Thank you for taking the time to review our Haiku V&A Waterfront. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed it and we will be sure to pass on the kind words to Sithandazile. We hope to have you visit us again, soon....More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

I like Haiku. Everything they have on the menu is good but I think they are missing some dishes and they close way too soon. Special props to the pekin duck and spicy prawn dim sum

Thank Ana Sofia V
FrequentFlier743063, Guest Relations Manager at Haiku - V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Hi Ana, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We appreciate your feedback and do apologise for any inconvenience caused. We are, however, delighted to read that you enjoyed your meal and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 1 September 2018

We visited this institution with friends that ordered of the menu for us. The venue is quite dark but I loved it as it presented a more calm atmosphere. The service is unmistakably that of a high end restaurant and it lived up to all...More

Thank TravelsmartDes
Management response:Responded 5 September 2018

Hello TravelsmartDes, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku V&A Waterfront. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed authentic Asian cuisine with us. We hope to have you visit us again, soon. Kind regards, Haiku

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Stopped in here for tea after a day visiting Cape Town, we had read the reviews but really fancied chinese so gave it a go anyway. We were given some complimentary dips then each had a soup, and also had a mixed veg, chicken in...More

Thank Kate1592
Management response:Responded 24 August 2018

Hello Kate1592, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku Cape Town. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed an authentic Asian experience with us. We are happy to ready that you received such great service from Melissa and we will be sure to...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

There is lots of choice at the V and A waterfront in Cape Town. We fancied some Asian cuisine and enjoyed an excellent meal here with the attentive service from Fabion who provided great advice on what to order. Highly recommendedMore

Thank Matt L
Management response:Responded 21 August 2018

Hello Matt L, Thank you for taking the time to review Haiku V&A Waterfront. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed authentic Asian cuisine with us and that Fabion provided you with such great service. We hope to have you visit us again, soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

We arrived after having been visiting the restaurant for 10 years plus. One of the major attractions has been the ability to order Asian, and Indian Food at the same time. When we arrived the waiter informed us that this was no longer an option...More

1  Thank stevenpbagg
Management response:Responded 29 July 2018

Good day, stevenpbagg, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are terribly sorry to hear about your experience this with us. This does not sound like the service we pride ourselves on. We would like the opportunity to discuss this further with...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Wharf | Shop No. 6264, Upper Level, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 5700
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