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US$ 10 - US$ 30
Bar, European, Pub, Fusion, Portuguese, Street Food
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by before dinner as I had some time to kill. The place was empty, but the staff were very friendly and helpful. I had a hankering for some ribs, and as everyone else says, they are indeed great. Although I did not get a...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank JosephOu
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Had to get up and leave as waiting on menu's ... finally fetching the menu's ... waiting on drink order to be taken... waiting on drinks ... by the time the bottle of wine arrived 20mins after we sat down, we cancelled and went to...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

The restaurant is tastefully decorated and there was a good choice of background music. They didn't have the bubbly I requested from the menu and they also didn't have all the flavours of milkshake mentioned on the menu. The Mains We ordered two mains, spare...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank nessaMdly
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Although I live in the area, I've never eaten here because it always seems empty and the atmosphere doesn't seem great... But, my expectations were massively exceeded!! They were running a rib special for 'all you can eat', but I had the 600g portion which...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank JohnT836
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We both had the flatbread (aka pizza), overall pretty good flavour but pizza is pizza. An interesting experience and difficult to really get any sort of ambience. I guess the acid test will be if we go back over the next couple of weeks for...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Dave T
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Wow, just wow!!! The ribs were amazing, fall off the bone and oh so tasty. They had an all you can eat rib special for R140 but we opted for the 600g ribs which were sufficient for one person. The basting sauce was lip-smackingly delicious....More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank hassan_1800
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Saw the review on FB. Booked. Wonderful experience. Service pleasant but not overbearing. Marrow noodle salad delicious. Right combination of tastes. Coriander blended well. Tapas very tasty. Right combination. Served on hot plates. Cooked to perfection

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank danay2013
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

It's not easy finding a restaurant open on Sunday in Cape Town. We were lucky to find RUA on Valentine's Day, and luckier still to take advantage of their special for the day (three course meal). What the place lacks in ambience it makes up...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank donaldw250
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Very cool spot to catch up with friends over a lazy weekend brunch - a good range of well priced breakfast options. Getting a free flat white/cappuccino with your breakfast order is a boon.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank scar*let n
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Highly recommended. Good variety. Brilliant beer and wine selection. The staff are friendly, loads of parking at wembley, which is great! One of my favorites in Cape Town at the moment. We go often, at least once a week.

Date of visit: October 2015
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