Rick's Cafe Americain

  • Rick's Cafe Americain Cape Town Central, Western Cape
  • African, Cocktails, Cosmopolitan, European, Game, Grills, Moroccan, Vegetarian, Wine bar
  • Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • 2 Park Road,
    Cape Town,

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Warm ambiance and eclectic decor!

When you step into Rick’s Café Americain in the heart of Cape Town you are immediately welcomed into a large sophisticated 120 seater restaurant with three roaring fireplaces, a stylish Bar, loft lounge and Roof Cocktail Bar where you can meet with friends or enjoy a romantic dinner. Our award winning selection of wines, local and imported Beers and select spirits ensure that you drink and eat to your hearts content.

Our delectable menu includes delicious array of tapas, fresh salads, Gourmet Burgers, fresh Seafood, matured Steaks and Moroccan and Mediterranean Specialties ..... "we serve Comfort food!"

Rick's Cafe with fusion of African and European flavours offers a lovely venue for small and large groups.

Our loft lounge with the essential facilities for a small workshop or conference can seat up to 30 guests comfortably. The all weather deck area with its magnificent mountain views can be reserved for groups of up to 80 people. Set menus can be arranged for the loft or deck area and a variety of Snack platter options for dinner parties of up to 40 guests. With regret: No cheques & No BYO

*We may add a 10% service charge on tables of 8 or more.

Who's Cooking?


Jacque Rautenbach and his team

Our Must Try Meals!

  • Baked Baby Chicken

    Baked free range baby Chicken, marinated in Minted Yoghurt and Harissa. Served on roasted sweet Potatoes and Rocket.

  • Rick's Ostrich Burger

    Melted Blue Cheese, roasted Beetroot, Peppadew Salsa, Rocket and Chips

  • Warm Tuna Salad

    Sesame crusted Tuna, Baby Potatoes, fine Beans and crisp Leaves tossed in a Chili & Lime dressing

  • Stuffed Aubergine

    with curried Chickpeas, english spinach, ratatouille and grilled haloumi

  • Lamb Tajine Royal

    Lamb knuckle Stew (on the Bone) with Apricots, Walnuts, Veggies and Couscous


Group Capacity : 40+ People Cost Per Head : R100+

  • Cuisine : African, Cocktails, Cosmopolitan, European, Game, Grills, Moroccan, Vegetarian, Wine bar
  • Ambience : Authentic Culture, Bustling, Fireplace, Relaxed, Trendy
  • Entertainment : Internet or WiFi
  • Dress : Smart/Casual, Casual
  • Reservations
  • Outside Area
    Outside Area
  • Smoking
  • Secure Parking
    Secure Parking
  • Bar
  • Wheelchair Access
    Wheelchair Access
  • TV/Sports
  • Cocktails
  • Private Dining
    Private Dining
  • Aircondition
  • Generator

Credit Cards Accepted

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


  • Cape Town Tourism
    Cape Town Tourism