Cafe Manhattan
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Cafe Manhattan

74 Waterkant St, De Waterkant, Cape Town, South Africa, 8051  map 

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Manhattan is a gay cafe, restaurant, and bar in the heart of Cape Town’s gay district, De Waterkant. This is one of the longest-running gay establishments in town.

They serve good hangover food – lots of chips.

The terrace outside is good for people watching. Inside it’s spacious and it often gets busy.


bar, music, dancing, live music, cafe, restaurant.

Updated: 18-Sep-2018
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weekday: Mon to Thurs 16:00 -23:00 Friday 12:00 - 23:00
weekend: 09:00 - 23:00

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