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Village Grill and Butcher

191 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 2344
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (58 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
LOCATION
191 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Pay this fine establishment a visit! You will not be disappointed, from the staff to the venue decor and last but not least the delicious food. We hadan absolutely fantastic and amazingly pleasurable experience here. Top top class, highly recommendedMore

Thank RyanP3758
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Ryan P, Wow, 11 out of 10…!! We are truly humbled, thank you so very much for this great accolade!! Providing the kind of experience to our patrons as you described, is exactly our overall goal, and having been able to do that for...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

We visited this establishment for Sunday lunch. The waitrons were attentive and helpful. I had a steak fillet with fig and Gorgonzola from the specials menu and my husband had the pork belly. Both meals were delicious! My husband stated that the pork belly was...More

1  Thank JamieP2581
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Jamie P, Your kind review is highly appreciated, indeed! We are so honoured by your very positive appreciation of the meals and our service - it really means the world to us, especially since we take immense pride in both the quality of our...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

On arrival at the restaurant we were greeted by the friendly staff who looked after us the whole evening. As it was a chilly evening we were seated close to the fire and this was awesome! I chose the Rib-Eye steak that simply melted in...More

Thank Edster58
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Edster58 Thank you so much for your kind and positive review! Indeed, we do consider our Rib-Eye (like also our other steaks) to be rather good, and your accolade in this regard means the world to us! And so as well we take pride...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

We booked to have my father in law's 89th birthday as a family gathering. We were not dissappointed. We spent several hours there. The wine selection and service were top notch! The food was out of this world. I had a rib-eye steak which you...More

Thank lynandgra2014
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear lynandgra2014, We are so honoured by your kind review, thank you very much! We pride ourselves on the selection offered in our wine list, and your recognition of it being “top notch” truly is great feedback! And of course, we dare to think of...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times and keep coming back - food is amazing - every one at our 12 seater had a great meal - my pork belly was awesome. Creme brûlée was yummy too .More

Thank ajebens
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Dear Ajebens, What a wonderful feeling your positive and supportive feedback is providing! We are so glad that - having been to our restaurant “a few times" - you continue to find the experience at Village Grill to be “amazing”. Of course we would be...More

Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic setting, amazing food Perfect place for an after wine tasting lunch The fish melted in my mouth The pork was delightful And the desserts were too divineMore

Thank jennybG2131HQ
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Dear Jenny B Thank you so much for your delightful review on your recent visit to our restaurant! Reviews such as yours mean the world to us in that they serve not only to motivate but also provide immense satisfaction to all of us at...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

The fillet steak was excellent and I think everyone enjoyed their meals! There were not many other people in the restaurant so the atmosphere was a little quiet! The waitress had not been well trained as she kept interrupting everyone! Almost to the point of...More

Thank r0bbie2
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Dear r0bbie2 Thank you so much for your candid and valuable feedback on your recent experience in Village Grill! We are heartened by your very positive comment that “The fillet steak was excellent and I think everyone enjoyed their meals!” The quality of our food...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with nice log fires inside. Great for a cold night. The food was also good. I ordered the lamb shank which was perfectly cooked and fell of the bone. But it was a little bit under seasoned for my taste. Other people ordered...More

Thank mervyn l
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Dear mervyn I, Thank you for your kind review following your recent visit to our restaurant! Indeed, we pride ourselves on the warm and friendly atmosphere we aim to create with the inside log fire, and we are delighted that your experience confirms this! Your...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Had dinner here, service good in the end ( first tried to seat us on a table that was by a door and exposed to constant draughts, table should certainly not be located there ). Once moved to a better table all was good. Every...More

Thank davidfisher9799
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Dear davidfisher9799, Thank you very much for your feedback and comments following your recent visit to our restaurant! Your initial seating was an obvious bad choice by our staff, for which we do apologise. And yes, we will move the particular table. We are delighted...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018

I simply fell in for a late lunch after a tiring ride from Bellville. Had the Mediterranean salad (it's warm, but lovely: aubergine, broccoli, and all kinds of lovely goodies served on not so warm crispy leaves, and garnished with humus and pine nuts), and...More

Thank HunterBloemfontein
FranschhoekGrill, Owner at Village Grill and Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Dear HunterBloemfontein, Thank you so much for your review with its very valuable observations! We do appreciate your positive comments as concerns the skilpadjies and mediterranean salad, especially your praise for the “creativity” and “special talent” underlying these dishes! Comments such as these from a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 2344
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Description
Village Grill is Franschhoek’s destination for outstanding steaks, family-friendly dining, and fresh take-home meats. Join us for a cozy dinner inside, a relaxing lunch in the garden, a sundowner on the veranda, or a quick visit to the butcher’s counter!
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