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Haricots Bistro & Deli

32 New Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
+27 46 622 2150
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cupcakes” (5 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 New Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful lunch on a quiet weekday on a visit with old friends....this little restaurant is clearly much loved in Grahamstown, and for good reason. Our host was well known to the proprietor, and she explained the menu to us, including the origin of fresh...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

On a water polo tour to watch my son and ended up going to Haricots for evening supper. The ambiance is superb and our waitress was superb - friendly and very knowledgeable on the menu. She recommended the Pork Parmesan and it was fantastic. The...More

Thank costap142
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant with a unique atmosphere. The service was good (and fast!) and the food is appetising and tasty!

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Quaint little place with wonderful apple and blueberry pie. Wonderful service and super atmosphere. Great birthday celebration.

Thank Brenda V
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Dinner here was very tasty, we had soup and then the Karoo Lamb chops. Very good wholesome food and generous potion size. Gin and tonics slid down reasonably prices at R520 for 2. Very pleasant evening. Recommend

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a delightful little spot for a cozy dinner in a bustling college town. People watching (and listening) is fun as there can be a variety of diners at any one time. The food is very well prepared and presented. Staff and servers are...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Haricots Bistro in Grahamstown is a super spot to meet up with friends for a vibey, winey lunch or a quiet coffee...and cake. You must have cake - the blackberry and apple crumble is particularly tasty with lashings of fresh cream. Good service, free wifi...More

Thank Susan_McGarvie
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I was fortunate to have been invited to officiate at an intimate wedding ceremony in Haricots Bistro & Deli. I found the staff quietly attentive and courteous. The buffet-style meal, with vegan options, was excellent. Thank you!

Thank 440wimv
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The food was beautifully presented, perfectly prepared and the portions were very generous, particularly the desserts. Good ambience in the restaurant. Quite pricey but well worth it for a special meal!!

Thank BevieG
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We visit this restaurant and enjoy a Lambs pot - It was very nice . This place service is good and their food excellent!!!

Thank Travelvespa
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7 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Holidaytime60 | Property representative |
My apologies we had an unfortunate turn of events which left us vulnerable but I am pleased to say we are back - closing for a week for refurbishment and a fresh approach to business.....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 New Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Grahamstown
  • Phone Number: +27 46 622 2150
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