The Quarterdeck Restaurant

  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Western Cape
  • Breakfast, Cape Malay, Malaysian, Seafood, South African, Vegetarian
  • Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
  • PortsWood Road
    PortsWood Square
    V&A Waterfront

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we specialize in Traditional Cape Malay, Malaysian/Indonisian Cooking

Based at the Portswood Hotel in the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, The Quarterdeck Restaurant is situated in an original section of the Breakwater Convict Station erected in 1860. With an enviable heritage and history the Quarterdeck serves authentic Cape Malay, Malaysian/ Indonesian dishes as well as other meal options.

Head Chef Mark Redman's specialty is the Chef's Feast, a three-course meal including the most popular dishes on the menu careful selected by Mark. This meal allows diners to savor the unique flavors evident in Malay cooking.

The Quarterdeck Restaurant has a boardroom that seats up to a maximum of 10, and is ideal for meetings or conferences after a meal.

The Link Bar in the Quarterdeck Restaurant allows guests sip on a cocktail or iced cold drink with a scenic view of Table Mountain and our magnificent garden.


The Portswood Terrace
Every Sunday of the Month
Between 12h30 and 15h00
R165.00 p/person

On every Sunday of the month from 12h30 onwards The Quarterdeck offers another South African tradition, the SA braai. Sit and relax with friends and family while savoring the mouth-watering,sirloin, "tjops", chicken and "boerewors", fine wine and excellent service. Served with an array of salads and breads, fresh fruit and cream. Booking is essential so contact the Quarterdeck restaurant directly. R165p/person

Who's Cooking?

Mark Redman Photo

Mark Redman


Group Capacity : 60+ People Cost Per Head : R125+

  • Cuisine : Breakfast, Cape Malay, Malaysian, Seafood, South African, Vegetarian
  • Ambience : Traditional, Upmarket
  • Dress : Smart/Casual
  • Reservations
  • Outside Area
    Outside Area
  • Smoking
  • Secure Parking
    Secure Parking
  • Bar
  • Wheelchair Access
    Wheelchair Access
  • Corkage
  • TV/Sports
  • Cocktails
  • Cellar
  • Private Dining
    Private Dining
  • Weddings
  • Conferencing
  • Aircondition

Credit Cards Accepted

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


  • Cape Town Tourism
    Cape Town Tourism


PortsWood Road
PortsWood Square
V&A Waterfront