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Reuben's Restaurant and Bar

No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 3772
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“reuben” (31 reviews)
“pork belly” (25 reviews)
“poke bowl” (8 reviews)
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French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Restaurant in middle of lovely Franschhoek so a leisurely walk from hotel. On booking we asked if bar would be open for pre dinner drinks - we were told it would be - it wasn’t so had to have sundowners elsewhere. I asked for the...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were four adults dining on the Friday evening of the Bastille weekend. The venue was warm and inviting, and fully booked, as is usually the case. Our party had mains of beef and linefish, all of which were beautifully plated and delicious. Dessert was...More

Thank AlisonK1960
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here and we order oysters, chicken curry and line fish ..there were all good. The wine was nice too. We really like the foods here

Thank DrBooska H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best restaurant's in South Africa. Magnificent on all levels. We will be back!

Thank Ke1thj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had been told that Reuben’s was THE place to eat in Franschhoek so gave it a go. Great meal in a tastefully decorated restaurant worthy of its reputation.

Thank royann27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Real wow food. Very interesting dishes and friendly service from the staff. It was a really special way to end our short visit to Franschhoek. Not expensive considering the top quality.

Thank Lorraine N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful RestaurantExcellent Service,Deliciuos & Beautifully presented three course menu, A must return for a repeat of a Beautiful dining experience

Thank ricohharley
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We stumbled on this place while on a one month trip in Africa. It was amazing and probably one of the best meals we had on the entire trip. We did not have drinks, we had been on a Wine Tram all day, but thought...More

Thank Khakijo
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Had the Poke Bowl,and the Chicken Curry. Outstanding food quality and presentation, and gracious and professional service. Relaxed ambiance. Reasonable prices. Great wines by the glass. Loved this place!

Thank jackzvi
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and me had ordered the the starter pork belly which was really crisp and mouth watering. We had the ribeye steak and the springbok. The meat was tender and the sauces was excellent. The staff was friendly and my toddler grew attached to...More

Thank Mithun M
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james m
1 May 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
All cards accepted
30 March 2018|
Response from mgbentour | Reviewed this property |
Save yourself! Don't do the winetram. Pick a nice vineyard ( leopards leap or Le ludes ) and have some lunch there and do a proper tasting. Then have an afternoon doze and enjoy your meal at Ruebens. It's excellent. The... More
5 March 2018|
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Response from GeorgeMFB | Property representative |
Hi CrustyCorner, Yes we do.We have a kiddies menu available as well. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 3772
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Twelve years of history, moments and memories, in one brand new location. Welcome to the restaurant home of South African chef Reuben Riffel!
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