Green Point & ­Waterfront restaurants

Top Choice Indian in Green Point & ­Waterfront

The Yard

Although the menu covers quite a bit of crowd-pleasing culinary ground, it's the Indian dishes that form the bulk and should not be missed – from crispy dosa (chickpea-flour pancakes) for breakfast to excellent tand…
Top Choice Cafe in Green Point & ­Waterfront

Café Neo

This popular seaview cafe has a pleasingly contemporary design and atmosphere that sways from buzzy (at meal times) to laid-back – it's great for a late afternoon drink. Check out the big blackboard menu, featuring …
Top Choice Seafood in Green Point & ­Waterfront

Harbour House

The Kalk Bay institution has set up shop at the Waterfront with a good white-tablecloth restaurant on the ground floor (ask for a table on the deck outside) at which to enjoy excellent seafood and other dishes.
Mexican in Green Point & ­Waterfront

El Burro

With a balcony providing views of Cape Town Stadium, the decor at this stylish restaurant is a bit more chic than your average Mexican joint and the food more inventive. Supplementing the usual tacos and enchiladas …
International in Green Point & ­Waterfront


Muffins that could feed a small family and other delectable baked goods and desserts are the forte of this luxe-design cafe – a hit concept from Jo'burg imported to the Mother City. Also on the menu are plenty of sa…
Japanese in Green Point & ­Waterfront


This branch of the upmarket global Japanese chain is a smooth-running operation. The chefs turn out expert renditions of Nobu Matsuhisa’s signature ceviches and cod in miso sauce, along with the expected sushi and t…
Contemporary in Green Point & ­Waterfront

Cape Town Hotel School

The dining room is elegantly decorated in shades of grey and silver, and the outdoor patio looks straight onto Granger Bay. Enthusiastic students train here as chefs and waiters, so things may not all go smoothly, b…
International in Green Point & ­Waterfront


With brass-topped tables, a marble-clad bar and a photographic frieze of flowers in black and white, Lily's strikes a sophisticated note. Enjoy sea views as you tuck into competently made mains such as sesame tuna, …
South African in Green Point & ­Waterfront

Upper Bloem

The team from popular Sea Point restaurant La Mouette is behind this innovative South African tapas joint. The three-course set menus include three sharing plates per course, featuring seasonal local goodies like Sa…
Vegetarian in Green Point & ­Waterfront

A great place for a healthy veggie breakfast or lunch, with freshly squeezed juices, smoothies, nutritional salads and multigrain wraps on the menu. Order at the counter and enjoy in a bright, unfussy space.