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Cafe BonBon

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped off here for an ad hoc lunch after a morning wine tasting further up the road, and was pleasantly surprised to find such a lovely place. Sat outside and had a great meal - the truffle and parmesan chips were a delight - and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Polecatcaz
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Polecatcaz, Thank you for thinking the time to review your lunch bag Cafe BonBon. I am very happy that you enjoyed the food and ambiance so much. I will be sure to pass on your positive comments to the whole team. The next time...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to café bon bon for lunch for the first time on holiday last year and decided to return for dinner. Wonderful setting, super friendly service and great food. We enjoyed everything we had - special mention for trout ceviché, delicious and the cheesecake...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gansyandd
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gansyandd, Thank you for the great review of Cafe BonBon. I am very happy that you enjoyed our local Franschhoek trout ceviche so much, it is one of our most popular dishes and our home made cheese cake. I am glad that you were...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a marvellous, relaxing lunch at this beautiful venue. The staff are professional, attentive and friendly. The food is glorious and the menu selection caters to every taste. Excellent wine selection. I live the fact that they have a clear child and pet policy....YEAH! Treat...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DemyanCpt
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DemyanCpt, Thank you for your review of Cafe BonBon. I am glad that you enjoyed your experience with us and the food was so good. I am happy our team looked after you well and that you like our child and pet policy, we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

looking for somewhere just outside of town for breakfast before we started our day we found this little gem. A good selection and tasty breakfast from friendly staff one of our best breakfasts so far.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JGraham12
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JGraham12, Thank you for taking the time to review your breakfast at Cafe BonBon. I am happy that you had such a great meal and that our staff looked after you so well. I will be sure to pass on your positive comments to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to visit Cafe Bon Bon with our in laws. We sat down under the trees. After about 10 minutes we still had no waiter attend to us. My wife got up and asked one of the staff why we were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Wayne L
archie m, Manager at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day Wayne, I am sorry to hear that you were not recieved well by our staff this afternoon. Our staff is known to be friendly and helpful, we were fully booked this afternoon, with all tables reserved including the table you seated yourself at....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delightful breakfast! Freshly baked croissant was delicious. Tranquil atmosphere sitting close to the pond. Lovely service. Will definitely visit again.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank L0zzaV
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear L0zzaV, Thank you for your review of Cafe BonBon. I am glad you enjoyed your breakfast and croissant. We would be very happy to host you again fior breakfast or perhaps next time lunch. I will pass on your positive comments to our service...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a great dinner at Cafe BonBon. The atmosphere and the surroundings were so nice and the food was tasty. We also enjoyed the service from the friendly and helpful staff at this gem in Franschhoek!More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jespere299
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jespere299, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Cafe BonBon. It makes me happy that you enjoyed your dinner and the atmosphere during your evening. I am glad you were looked after so well by our service team and I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

HI Was here for a quick coffee and cake and was so happy we'd spent the time here Maybe a bit 'off the beaten track' from the busyness of the local town, set in a working-fruit and grape farm, with huge shadow-casting trees, this little...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JYach
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JYach, Thank you for your great review of Cafe BonBon. It makes me happy to see our guests enjoy our little corner of Franschhoek as much as we do. I hope that we will be seeing you back again soon for some more cake,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As many reviews say beautiful setting in the gardens with stunning views. Tables are set up both inside and outside in the garden where they are spaced nicely apart giving you some extra freedom. Service is efficient and friendly. The menu whilst slightly limited for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank scottyAuckland
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear scottyAuckland, Thank you for your review of Cafe BonBon. It makes me happy that you were looked after well by our service team and that you enjoyed our food. I agree that Cafe BonBon is a great place to relax and enjoy a lazy...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant 3 years ago and loved it. Sadly, Henrik the cockerel has passed on but the food and service was as good as we remembered. Try the amazing lemon meringue pie.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 9Archangel
archie m, Head Chef at Cafe BonBon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 9Archangel, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience at Cafe BonBon. I am very happy that you enjoyed the food and were looked after so well by our service team. Henrik the cockerel has indeed passed on and...More

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Sangnanli
11 September 2016|
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Response from MatLJ | Property representative |
Hi Please see our correct Child Policy below: Children are more than welcome at Café BonBon. We expect parents/guardians to please look after their kids and ensure that they do not disturb other guests. Kindly keep them... More
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Olga V
2 February 2016|
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Response from zitavskeho | Reviewed this property |
In front below the tree is very nice
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merrink
11 December 2015|
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Response from judithlorraine123 | Reviewed this property |
hhmmm...i wouldnt go to franschhoek without a car even though it is a safe place and much of the central area is easily accessible on foot. you´ll miss out on far too much. the surrounding are stunning and who wants to join... More
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