Hildebrand Restaurant

  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Western Cape
  • African, Breakfast, Cocktails, Continental, Fine Dining, Italian, Light Meals, Mediterranean, Seafood, South African, Traditional
  • Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
  • Pier Head,
    V & A Waterfront,
    Cape Town

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Established as one of the City's best loved restaurants

Hildebrand Restaurant is situated at the V & A Waterfront in Cape Town and boasts magnificent marine views where diners can enjoy a traditional Italian meal, fresh seafood, meat or a tasty venison dish. Hildebrand is well placed for friendly meals, business lunches and intimate dinners.

The Hildebrand Restaurant was Established way back in 1898 the Hildebrand has been an integral part of Cape dining and it consistently serves dishes that the locals have come to love, as well as delicious Italian fare.

Did you Know?

The Hildebrand is open for breakfast 7 days a week from 8am onwards!

Alba Lounge  
Directly above the Hildebrand is the exclusive Alba Lounge - one of the Waterfront's best kept secrets. Stylish, sophisticated yet relaxed and welcoming, the Lounge invites you to enjoy a variety of cocktails with friends. Alba Lounge is the perfect place to meet friends for that special evening out.

Our Must Try Meals!

  • Pasta Bolognese

    A pasta style of your choice topped with slow-cooked minced meat, red wine and traditional Italian herb sauce

  • Kingklip

    This delicate local fish is best served either grilled or meuniere

  • Gamberoni Flambe (Prawns Flambe)

    12 Prawns prepared & basted in tomato concasse & then flamed with whisky in our fresh deli section

  • Veal Payard

    Grilled flattened veal, basted in lemon juice & olive oil, grilled & garnished with lemon

  • Fesa Di Manzo (Pepper Rump Steak)

    Grilled rump topped with a cream-based green peppercorn & red wine sauce


Group Capacity : 200+ People Cost Per Head : R125+

  • Cuisine : African, Breakfast, Cocktails, Continental, Fine Dining, Italian, Light Meals, Mediterranean, Seafood, South African, Traditional
  • Ambience : Bustling, Family, Relaxed, Romantic, Traditional, Upmarket
  • Entertainment : Internet or WiFi
  • Dress : Smart/Casual
  • Smoking
  • Outside Area
    Outside Area
  • Secure Parking
    Secure Parking
  • Wheelchair Access
    Wheelchair Access
  • Aircondition
  • TV/Sports
  • Bar
  • Corkage
  • Cocktails
  • Private Dining
    Private Dining
  • Weddings
  • Conferencing

Credit Cards Accepted

  • VISA
  • Mastercard
  • Debit Card
    Debit Card
  • AMEX
  • Diners Club
    Diners Club


  • Cape Town Tourism
    Cape Town Tourism
  • Fedhasa


Pier Head,
V & A Waterfront,
Cape Town
Just across the way from the Victoria Wharf shopping centre, Hildebrand Restaurant is a key attraction at Pierhead, in the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town, South Africa.