Mesopotamia Restaurant

  • Mesopotamia Restaurant Cape Town Central, Western Cape
  • Breakfast, Cocktails, Coffee Shop, Grills, Halaal, Kurdish, Light Meals, Mediterranean, Turkish
  • Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • 36 Burg Street (corner Shortmarket Str), Greenmarket Square, Cape Town.

Taste the authenticity of traditional Kurdish cuisine in the heart of Cape Town’s vibrant Green Market Square

Welcome to a cultural wonderland where colourful carpets, lamps, music and tastes tell a story from another time and place.

The Mesopotamia experience offers outside seating right on the square and with amazing views over the city from its upstairs terrace. Enjoy the belly dancers, comedy shows and a variety of entertainment while dining from the finest authentic food.

The main restaurant is situated on the first floor and has a wrap around terrace that is ideal for dining outside with its colourful city views of Greenmarket Square and majestic views of Table Mountain.

The traditional Kurdish cuisine includes a blend of Middle-Eastern flavours and is without a fail a treat for food lovers from around the world.

Your dining experience can be paired with a wide selection of top wines and a range of exotic cocktails. Shisha is also available in the restaurant and is often served as a finale to your meal.

Guests can look forward to evenings of live music, comedy and entertaining theatre at Barans Theatre restaurant. The theatre boasts a stellar set of local and international talent throughout the year.

Mesopotamia restaurant can be hired out for your wedding, celebration, corporate function or for any special occasion you may want to celebrate.

Remember you are welcome to enjoy a hookah pipe or cigar after dinner!
So get down to Mesopotamia for marvelous authentic Kurdish food and thrilling entertainment.


Group Capacity : 120+ People

  • Cuisine : Breakfast, Cocktails, Coffee Shop, Grills, Halaal, Kurdish, Light Meals, Mediterranean, Turkish
  • Ambience : Coffee Shop, Dine and Dance, Family, Relaxed, Traditional
  • Entertainment : Comedy, Live music, Dancing - casual, Theatre, Belly Dancing
  • Dress : Smart/Casual, Casual
  • Reservations
  • Outside Area
    Outside Area
  • Smoking
  • Secure Parking
    Secure Parking
  • Bar
  • Wheelchair Access
    Wheelchair Access
  • Corkage
  • Dancing
  • Cocktails
  • Weddings
  • Conferencing
  • Aircondition

Credit Cards Accepted

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