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6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront | Shop 6262, Upstairs, Victoria Wharf, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
+27 21 421 0935
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“langoustines” (198 reviews)
“seafood” (589 reviews)
“lobster tail” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront | Shop 6262, Upstairs, Victoria Wharf, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Baia is in the V&A Mall complex, adjacent to the Table Bay and a five minute walk from the Cape Grace. I was first introduced to Baia by a local client, who knows both his food and his wine. Baia has a terrific terrace, where...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NYCTraveler88
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing how many people here were NOT eating seafood??...however if you want fine dining with a great view of Table Mountain with Service excellence... choose Baia and order Seafood! :) From the moment we walked in we had excellent service all night. Tempura prawns to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 386barryb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent food especially the fish dishes. More expensive than many other restaurants in comparison to the area but worth it. Still cheap by uk standards. Wine good and waiter attentive and keen to tell you all the places he had visited. Great food

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nicksY7950NN
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great location, friendly knowledgable staff, delicious food and good value for the quality. Good size glasses of wine, only minus they do have large groups sometimes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank UKMary611
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked months in advance of our trip and got a nice table overlooking the waterfront. However the place was extremely busy and although we had a good server he was too stretched and seemed to disappear for long periods so when my wife's main...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Masterspy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal here this evening. Fish was first class,we enjoyed a Langoustine gratin, oysters,ceviche and grilled sea bass. The oysters were a little disappointing, rather dry ( no tasty seawater),a pointer to say they were pre opened. The dining room lacked atmosphere as...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank VictoriaC209
Reviewed 5 days ago

We dined at Baia at the recommendation of a guide we had on two tours outside of Cape Town. Definitely good food, but a very conservative atmosphere and slow-ish service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank WolfeStreetTravelcom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sadly the evening was spoilt by extremely slow service. We did mention it, but no improvement. Food was good, have had better there, but was shortly after New Year, so possibly that's why

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank staffsol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited 11/1. The staff without fail were phenomenally helpful and considerate without being overbearing. The food was excellent and what a tasty Seafood bisque. The soft shell crab was also great . The Kabeljou and Langoustine was very good indeed as were the Queen prawns....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Odyssey14257491124
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Glad we chose this restaurant in the V&A as it was fabulous. We booked but arrived early which was no problem. The only problem was it was cold outside and raining! We did move tables as the first table given was in the area normally...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ilkleygirl
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1 January 2019|
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Response from 637peterw | Reviewed this property |
We were there a week before Christmas - walked in the first night and immediately booked to return 2 nights later with a request for a window table which we were given.
claire s
26 August 2018|
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Response from Raeven_11 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure but you can google their menu to see .
3 March 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
Am told that contact info and website links are not permitted. 00 27 21 421 0935 We went on a Friday night, and we would not have got in if we had not booked. When booking, ask for a table with a view, although after 7.30... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6262 Victoria Wharf V&A Waterfront | Shop 6262, Upstairs, Victoria Wharf, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 0935
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