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“A great casual dining restaurant”
Review of Al's Place

Al's Place
Ranked #3 of 23 Restaurants in Rondebosch
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary
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Good for: Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The place is quite retro, in a good way.
The menu features pizza, pasta, steak & fish - pretty much.
But, all done perfectly like you do not often find. Lots of lovely little touches, from the generous classes of wine to the startlingly good home made desserts.

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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Based on the many good reviews, we chose Al's Place for a large family dinner. We were warmly welcomed by Al & Olga. We had a wonderful and relaxed evening. Each dish was delicious. Our waittress, Lee Anne, was most efficient. She and Al often stopped by to check that all was in order. Altogether a marvellous choice, and we certainly intend going back frequently.

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1  Thank LindyluSouthAfrica
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

On our way to a Baxter show, we quickly Googled for a restaurant on TripAdvisor and found Al's Place and decided to give it a go as the reviews very pretty good.

All expectations were exceeded. The food were great, juicy steaks and tender calamari but what was really great was to meet Al in person and the special attention received from Al and Lee-Ann throughout the meal. Love the "Al" posters in the restaurant and general homely feel.

Would definitely recommend and will be back! So glad we found this gem.

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic supper here. I had Dick and my partner had fish (kabeljou or cob). Both items cooked to perfection. The restaurant is a homely, welcoming place and is a perfect getaway from the horrible franchised restaurants that dot the city. highly recommended.

Thank Capicejo
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic local spot! Al is hands on and a great guy. The food is really well priced especially for the portion size and if you get there early for the special I don't think you can get a better steak in Cape Town for the price. Another bonus is that it is right across from Rondebosch station so it is a great if you don't have a car or you don't want to drink and drive.

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