Dear customers.
Due to mandatory government instructions regarding the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, we will be closed from Friday 27 March until further notice.

We have instituted strict hygiene procedures and sanitiser gel is available on arrival for the next 3 days until we close.

We wish you well over this crisis period and hope you all stay safe and healthy.

Kind regards,
Alan Tavares


The ever popular Al’s Place Restaurant has made a name for itself in Rondebosch restaurant scene. Award winning owner and chef Alan Tavares has over 30 years’ restaurant experience. Al’s previous restaurants include Arlindo’s at the Waterfront, Belvedere House in Claremont and the Pizza Place in Gardens.

Al’s Place Restaurant serves great food, reasonably priced, and our steaks are as good as any you are likely to find at any restaurant in Cape Town. The well balanced menu also offers authentic wood-fired pizzas and superb fresh fish and seafood. For the more adventurous, try the delicious roasted baby chicken Peri Peri or the char-grilled pork loin spare ribs which are irresistible. Early Bird Specials are offered daily before 7pm.

It’s a warm and cosy venue, ideal for any event or just a relaxed and casual night out. Alan is committed to providing top quality food using the best produce, good value and friendly service. Perfect for a casual lunch or an enjoyable night out!