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The Big Easy

95 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 887 3462
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
07:30 - 22:30All hours
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
95 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We didn't have a chance to eat here but popped in for a glass of wine where we were very warmly welcomed into the bar area where there were 2 large armchairs facing the fire. Very reasonably priced wines by the glass and great staff!...More

Thank G_24_12
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across The Big Easy' by chance after strolling through Stellenbosh town looking for somewhere welcoming for an early dinner on a chilly night...... and we found it! The sight of the cosy interior and log burning fire as well as the warm welcome...More

Thank RJSaHongKong
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our small tour group stopped here for lunch based our guide's recommendation. This is a nice cozy restaurant located within an older house. We all enjoyed our meal that was reasonably priced. A couple within our group are wine enthusiasts and very much liked Ernie's...More

Thank azcruiser2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must when in Stellenbosch, great service, food and wine. Make sure you have time to enjoy your meal and some graet SA wines, sit back and relax and enjoy the old settings, start in the bar before you move to your table....More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and spacious wine tasting area. Cozy fireplace for a cold day, friendly service. You get a welcoming drink whilst you can settle in and choose your tasting. Both tastings is definitely worth it. Beautiful views with option to sit outside on a summers day...More

Thank Cheri R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our group of 10 to Big Easy while in Stellenbosh. The restaurant is beautiful and in an old home. The service was outstanding. The food was delicious and reasonably priced, they had several specials which we enjoyed. I had a 3 course meal...More

Thank Becki P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with a cozy fireplace that is perfect for winter evenings. The menu is simple but you can choose enough. Meat was good and well cooked and although they had finished what I ordered they were quickly offering good alternatives. Waiters very polite and...More

Thank MatildeLeo
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Our waiter, Emily, was very polite and provided excellent service to our rowdy table of 8 the entire evening. The food was delicious and my prawn and chicken curry was absolutely stellar, as was my fried calamari starter. I did hear a few complaints from...More

Thank CLP020395
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Beautifully traditionally furnished and styled restaurant and bar with lounge, very attentive service, menu rather classical with no surprises in good quality, turning around steaks, impressive portions, good selection of wines. Have a drink at the bar and in winter enjoy the lounge with big...More

Thank Karin R
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

What a treat for a special occasion to go to The Big Easy. The fire creates a warm cosy setting and our food was delicious. We both had the special surf and turf, and it was very impressive and the steak was the best I...More

Thank Carolyn H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 887 3462
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