Visiting a new country is a very exciting and entertaining experience for tourists, and since Capetonians love their wide variety of food, which is not only inspired by South Africa but also various other countries around the world, it is the ultimate destination for anybody traveling from abroad.
To suit the palettes of halal-guests, some of the best restaurants are to be found in Cape Town, which is also considered one of the leading Muslim-friendly destinations in the world. Especially, because Cape Town has been crowned as a halal-certified city, with tons of restaurants to choose from and has even won both the local and international award for its diversity and incredible cuisine, catering to the entire world.
So, with many different and daring options to choose from, here is a list of the top halal restaurants that will have you coming back to Cape Town for more.
The Top 5 Halal Restaurants Everyone Has to Try
- Quay Four
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Quay Four, one of the Waterfront’s most popular restaurants is iconic. Due to its popularity, tourists are well-acquainted with the incredible food and elegant venue, complete with a fresh sea breeze. The restaurant offers seafood platters, along with a wide range of seafood options to choose from.
Coming in at number two, it’s not just the name that has people thinking about this beautiful, yet unusual restaurant, situated in an old warehouse setting. Located in Foundry, Green Point, what you can expect a delectably diverse menu, along with excellent service, adding to its respectable name. With an extensive halal-friendly menu, you can find everything from Dim Sum, prawns, sushi, oysters, chili-infused fish, and truffle fillet.
- Sloppy Sam
Have you ever experienced a restaurant that has been running from the 1930’s? Well, here’s your chance to experience a little history, paired with an incredible meal, of course.
Sloppy Sam first started out as a milk-bar but has grown into a sought-after restaurant, offering a diverse Middle Eastern and Mediterranean experience when it comes to flavor. Located in Green Point, this restaurant embraces the definition of chill. Now, sit back and relax!
- Balthazar Grill and Seafood Restaurant
It doesn’t matter from which city you are, Balthazar’s terrace view, which includes the sight of Table Mountain is the perfect addition of things to do on your holiday experience in Cape Town.
Some tourist favorite dishes include Norwegian salmon, wet-aged rump steak with a crispy pepper crust, as well as a meat and fish combo meal.
- Cape Town Comedy Club
Although not just a restaurant, visiting the Cape Town Comedy Club for a laugh and a meal, is the best way to experience the culture and diversity of South Africa.
With a line-up of both local and international comedians and delicious local food, come and enjoy this unique experience at the Waterfront’s entertainment-filled dinner theatre.
Halal Tourism South Africa provides Islamic tours both locally and internationally.