StarInsights eKomi | Top Restaurant/Commercial Kitchen Equipment Suppliers in Cape Town

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Top Restaurant/Commercial Kitchen Equipment Suppliers in Cape Town, South Africa

If you are starting a new business or considering refreshing your existing one, you may be on the lookout for suppliers that provide quality and reliable, top-notch equipment. In either case, choosing the right supplier can make all the difference in improving the performance of your establishment and increasing sales. This StarInsights report is based on the satisfaction of customers who patronize kitchen equipment suppliers in Cape Town based on user reviews and ratings

An Overview of Equipment Suppliers in Cape Town

Commercial kitchen equipment providers are businesses that supply high-quality kitchen equipment suitable for use in establishments such as restaurants, catering/bakery firms, schools, hotels, and the general hospitality industry to mention a few. They can range in size from tiny businesses selling a few pieces of equipment to major corporations selling hundreds of thousands of monetary value in kitchen equipment. 

With so many different brands, models, and suppliers to choose from, it’s easy to get overwhelmed trying to figure out which purchases are necessary and which are simply money grabs. Furthermore, purchasing commercial kitchen equipment is a big investment, and as such the top equipment providers try to be dependable and provide excellent customer service.

Generally, in business, commercial establishments like restaurants consider factors like equipment purpose, energy efficiency, quality, sizes, ease of use, costs/pricing, or maintenance. In most cases, most suppliers have these variables covered as reflected in their marketing, but one of the beautiful advantages of the internet, on the other hand, is that everyone now has a voice. 

This enables customers to research a supplier before contacting them. Anyone can blast their own horn, but whether they are stating the truth is another issue. In other words, customer reviews are a type of digital feedback shared online by customers regarding items and services. As a result, reviews provide direct insight into customers’ opinions, beliefs, and frustrations. Below are the findings:

Most reviewed kitchen equipment suppliers


Number of Ratings

Banks Kitchen Shop 531
Golden Chef 77
Munaaz Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd 72
Core Catering 41
Mac Brothers Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd 31
JAG Catering Services 12
Culinarykraft 11
Fanel Cape Town 9
SousChef – the Sous Vide Expert 8
Cape Catering Equipment 6
Northern Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd 6

At the top of our list with 531 reviews, Banks Kitchen Shop is hailed for their quality products, good customer service and the promptness of their delivery. Next on the list with 77 reviews is Golden Chef, known for its wide range of products, reasonable pricing, and wonderful customer service. Munaaz Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd follows closely in third place with 72 reviews, and they are mostly commended for their consultation process. At the bottom of our list, Cape Catering Equipment and Northern Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd are the least reviewed suppliers, both with only 6 reviews.

Ratings are critical to the importance of a business and work in tandem with reviews to increase customer satisfaction and sales in the long run. As such, we completed the StarInsights assessment by listing the top-rated kitchen equipment suppliers in Cape Town.

Top-rated kitchen equipment suppliers



Cape Catering Equipment 4.8
Fanel Cape Town 4.7
SousChef – the Sous Vide Expert 4.6
Culinarykraft 4.6
Banks Kitchen Shop 4.5
Core Catering 4.4
Golden Chef 4.3
Munaaz Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd 4.3
Mac Brothers Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd 4.3
JAG Catering Services 4.3
Northern Catering Equipment (Pty) Ltd 4.2

In terms of the highest rated supplier, Cape Catering Equipment is at the top of our list with a 4.8-star rating, closely followed by Fanel Cape Town with a 4.7-star rating. SousChef – the Sous Vide Expert and Culinarykraft are tied in third place, both with 4.6-star ratings. Their reviews describe them as professional, providing customers with quality products and amazing customer experience.

We would like to thank the owners of the top listed kitchen equipment providers in both categories for their excellent service and encourage them to contact trustworthy review bodies like eKomi, which competitors in the industry use to improve their digital presence with efficient teams to generate organic reviews. The eKomi team provides all commercial kitchen equipment suppliers with customer satisfaction assessments, along with free consultation, to determine the level of business growth and accelerate sales development and online footprint.

Check out eKomi’s blog in three months to follow up on our assessment of which Commercial Kitchen Equipment Providers in Cape Town will be the best and most rated.

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