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Ryan's Kitchen

1 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 4598
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“souffle” (51 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
African, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We popped in for lunch and were not disappointed. Amazing veggie food. The asparagus panna cotta and soufflé we’re define. Great for a nice lunch out.

Thank Lindsey B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant for dinner which is a 15 minute walk from town. Though the staff were helpful we did not really enjoy the food, perhaps the tastes were too different for us. Tried Kobe as the waitress said it was a Big Cow,...More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 3 days ago

South African Cusine at its best in Franschoek Area. Nice Sitting, excellent Winelist. Not so much Tourists.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ryan’s Kitchen is a typical modern style restaurant with an open access to the kitchen. Very tasteful menus and a good wine selection. Not super fast service but friendly and nice.

Thank Rolf H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Both starter and main course were ok but nothing out of the ordinary. They neither looked especially attractive to the eye or tasted particularly special which is a bit of a surprise as Ryan’s food can usually be guaranteed to deliver on both counts. The...More

Thank M_Richard01
Reviewed 5 days ago

Go there with some great company and order the "taste of Africa" menu and sit for a couple of hours. excellent food!

Thank jens p
Reviewed 6 days ago

We always choose to dine at Ryan’s kitchen ( we booked several months ago) when we visit Franschhoek because it is always an excellent experience. Impeccable welcome, great table, excellent service, gluten free intolerance catered for flawlessly, bubbly served in exquisite flutes, and the food................More

Thank drjudymwhite
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice interesting dinner .. very helpful and friendly staff .. enjoyed our dinner.. presentable foods ..

Thank Ahmet K
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice spot on the main drag in town. They have a nice outdoor patio seating. Everything we tried was pretty great. Ostrich tartar, kudu...

Thank Clairek K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must whenever we are in Franschhoek. The surprise menu is always well executed and tasty. The apricot soufflé is absolutely to die for delicious. Good service and tasty food, fancy but not overly pretentious Will be back!

Thank OlleT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 4598
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Contemporary South African cooking, small plate concept,excitement and open interactive kitchen located on the main road at the entrance to the village.
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