If you’re looking for a relaxed, casual eatery in the Gardens area look no further that RUA in charming Wembley Square. The spacious, welcoming restaurant is open plan and spills out into the Wembley Square courtyard which offers an al fresco dining experience with its sunny interior under clear panels, surrounded by plants and foliage, good for rain or shine.
The kitchen is visible from the comfortable seating area which is spacious and modern, featuring bench seating, wooden tables and chairs for 2-4 people people as well as some long tables that are suitable for communal dining. The restaurant has a Mediterranean feel and there are murals of cobbled streets and quaint little houses on some of the walls.
RUA’s signature dishes have an Asian twist and some Mediterranean flair. On the delectable menu you’ll find Breakfast options like Egg ‘n Rosti Stack, Breakfast Flatbread and Vanilla Chia Pudding. Grilled Chorizo & Calamari or Lime, Chilli and Coriander Prawns and Seared & Sliced Rib Eye feature on Side Street Starters. Under High Street Mains you’ll find Seared Duck, RUA Ribs, Peppercorn Crusted Rib Eye Steak and Mushroom & Truffle Risotto.
The tantalising salad selection includes Halloumi & Pomegranate, Pulled Asian Beef, Roast Butternut & Feta and Garlic & Sesame Rubbed Kale. In the mood for a burger? RUA is the sister restaurant of the famous Brick Lane Eatery so Brick Lane Burgers feature on this menu. Opt for Chorizo & Roasted Pineapple & Feta, Beer Candied Bacon & Beer Tomato Chutney or Beer Candied Bacon & Chicken Popcorn Sliders.
Travel on the M3 towards Cape Town, keep left at Hospital Bend onto De Vaal Drive (staying on the M3). Follow the M3 onto Roeland Street then turn left at Drury Street. Cross Glynn Street and Wesley Street then Wembley Square will be on your left.
-33° 55' 58.62''
18° 25' 18.12''
Unit 13 Wembley Square
Cape Town CBD
Monday - Sunday: 12:00 - 23:00