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Noordhoek Farm Village, Village Lane | Noordhoek Village Farm, Noordhoek 7979, South Africa
+27 21 789 1390
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 18:30 - 21:30
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

My husband and I have eaten here on several occasions in previous years and decided to try again. You have to book! Excellent welcome from the Maitre D who gave us a big hug. What a memory! The menu is exciting and the wine list copes with all tastes and wallets. I am gluten free and there was no problem... More 

Thank drjudymwhite
London, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

If you are prepared to drive a little way out of Cape Town though the spectacular Chapman's Peak drive, you are rewarded with one of the best restaurants on the peninsula. In a village setting, the restaurant oozes class. It is obvious that the chef is in control and knows his stuff! Leisurely lunches are great. Friendly service and plenty... More 

Thank MyPet123
Southampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

This is one of my favourite restaurants to eat at when I visit the Cape Peninsula. Frank the chef and owner always finds new and exciting dishes for his menu. A must for food lovers.

Thank Peter E
London, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

Our tour guide took us here explaining the story of the French chef who popped up here or something, can't really remember... Wow, incredible food and service set inside an organic farm market. Perfect quality and service and setting to match... Bit out the way, however definitely worth a visit!!

Thank Supaer
Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Firstly, I just want to confirm that I have no affiliation with this establishment, or any of its employees whatsoever. Having eaten at a number of the "Eat Out Top 10" restaurants in South Africa whilst on holiday here, The Food Barn, although not in "The Top 10", deserves to be right up there with the best. In fact, it... More 

Thank LouisLaloop
Cape Town
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

My girlfriend and I dined at the foodbarn last night and were extremely impressed with the experience. I worked with Franck many years ago at La Colombe so I knew what we were install for and it certainly didnt disappoint. The prawn starter and lamb cutlets were truly incredible and the portions were big enough to feel satisfied. Our waitress... More 

Thank Dayne W
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Lots of rave reviews but it lives up to its billing. Calamari exceptional. Not cheap by SA standards but well worth it. Definitely need to book (esp weekends) and if it have kids ask for the large table outside by the play area so you can eat and keep half an eye on the kids.... Great combo!

Thank SCDRoy
Northern Ireland
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222 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

We had a wonderful Sunday lunch at The Foodbarn Restaurant. The place was full of Capetownians and booking was essential. Crab tail starter, Karoo Lamb Rack main and chocolate brownie dessert. All were absolutely delicious. Subtle flavours and sophisticated taste combinations were the hallmark of the meal. With a bottle of wine and two coffees, the total cost came to... More 

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

I could not have been more impressed by the quality of the food and the balance of the menu. Of the four of us only two drank so it may have been a slight error to have chosen the menu with wine since two of us had double rations. The Fish Tartare was sublime and I would be running out... More 

Thank David C
Western Cape, South Africa
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

The food here is in a league of its own. World class quality! Every single bite of any meal on the menu is an absolute treat. I have been here with family a number of times and will undoubtably return again. It is also worth mentioning that for the quality of food on offer, the prices are extremely fair. Other... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 100
European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Noordhoek Farm Village, Village Lane | Noordhoek Village Farm, Noordhoek 7979, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Noordhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 789 1390

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?