About

Introducing Marco's African Place

Marco, chef and owner of Marco's African Place, is the first black restaurateur in Cape Town. In 1989 he opened his first restaurant in Cape Town.

With a mix of traditional and Mediterranean food and live entertainment, Marco's has become a landmark in Cape Town's culinary landscape.

The Restaurant

Marco's African Place was established in 1997. It is a 220 seater, fully licensed restaurant and bar. It is located in the Schotsche Kloof / Bo-Kaap area of Cape Town, South Africa.

Since opening it has become a popular venue for both local and international patrons who follow exquisite African Cuisine and African Music.