Found in the V&A Waterfront, Shimmy Beach Club is Cape Town’s premier lifestyle and ocean-front dining venue.  

The well-designed 220 seater restaurant, with outstanding views and decks leading out onto a private beach, is perfect for family meals or extravagant events. In addition, you can expect a breathtaking back drop of Table Mountain when travelling down to the Shimmy Beach Club. The Club is a destination with endless opportunity for indulgence and luxury. In fact, you can savour their delectable menus (la carte or Pool Deck Menu) – offering their celebrated pizzas and sushi or fresh, Mediterranean-style dishes.

 The perfect venue


Wanting to plan an event? In short, Shimmy Beach Club is the perfect venue for:

  • Special Occasions – Anniversaries, baby showers, birthdays, weddings, chic kiddies parties, and so on.
  • Glitzy show & events – Award evenings, music concerts, after parties, photo shoots and product launches.
  • Bachelors & Bachelorettes – Dance and celebrate the night way with our resident DJ’s.
  • Glam Corporate Functions – Shimmy boasts meeting rooms and other areas which can be set to your requirements for year-end parties, and so on.

Private and corporate events


These rooms are ideal for private and corporate events:

  • VIP ROOM – lounge suite, bathrooms and private bar, leading onto a viewing deck. This room provides the perfect space for small glamorous cocktail parties.
  • JAMESON WHISKEY ROOM – A sophisticated, intimate room for 20 people with couches and ottoman seating. Small private bars with view of stage, beach and ocean. Therefore, this room is recommended for bachelorette/bachelor parties, team meetings, kitchen teas, and so on.
  • HEINEKEN LOUNGE – Set up in any way you wish, a lovely space for an event, with ocean views and deck leading onto the beach. This room includes a 3-meter screen and projector; roaming microphone, sound system; background music and lighting.
  • HEINEKEN POOL DECK – This gorgeous pool area is a spacious, outdoor area that leads to the private beach. The views are spectacular & you can enjoy these amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean from the infinity pool. Furthermore, you will be accompanied by the most vibrant tunes courtesy of the DJ & there is full or partial Bedouin tent covering on request. 
  • RESTAURANT – The 220 elegant restaurant mentioned earlier. This has views over the private beach and harbour.

No matter the occasion, Shimmy offers a laid-back, yet sophisticated, space and efficient service you need. As a matter of fact, top off your relaxation with a glass of bubbly from the champagne bar to complete the experience


Shimmy Beach Club