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About Octopus Garden Restaurant

"I'd like to be, under the sea in an Octopus' Garden with you" Wacky, eclectic, vibrant, sexy and funky, stepping into the Octopus Garden Restaurant feels like entering into a shimmering Aladdin’s cave.

Think Alice in Wonderland, think Under the sea, think a mad collection of knick knacks filling a brightly painted and fairy lit intimate little living room complete with wooden floors and a piano, that's The Octopus' Garden in St. James (between Muizenberg and Kalk Bay). Inspired by the Beatles song, this historic old post office building has been transformed through much love into a cosy, happy and romantic venue for breakfasts, lunches and dinners.

Situated right next to the St. James train station and with a super view of the whales, waves, the St. James swimming pool and the brightly painted original 'bathing huts', this gem of a venue invites customers to laze around tables or in a hammock in the shaded garden (dogs and toddlers very welcome), in amongst the restaurant's organic herb garden.

+ 27 (0) 21 788 5646
South African
Family, Relaxed, Trendy
Restaurants in St James

Reviews for Octopus Garden Restaurant

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Julie Burk
11 January 2016

An eccentric restaurant with very tasty food and a lovely setting

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Octopus Garden Restaurant Map

Octopus Garden Restaurant is 0.1km from the centre of St James , the nearest airport 22.8km (Cape Town International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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