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Oasis Bistro

76 Orange Street | Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 483 1948
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
07:00 - 11:00All hours
CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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76 Orange Street | Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read other reviews I was amazed when we ate recently on a Sunday and found the Food on offer , Staff & Jazz all of five star quality and cannot understand why some people on the day do not speak to staff if they...More

Thank Paul S
FandBManagerJB, Manager at Oasis Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Paul, We wish to thank you for taking the time to provide us with such an extensive and detailed review which we know will benefit many readers on here. Thank you for the compliments about Kyle, we know that he will truly appreciate your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How sad.....the most famous Hotel in Cape Town, the Mount Nelson, serving beef for Sunday lunch at their Oasis Bistro which was tougher than my shoe leather. Standards have slipped here extraordinarily over the last couple of years. The managerial staff were completely disinterested -...More

Thank CTSA16
FandBManagerJB, Manager at Oasis Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We wish to thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and please accept our sincere apology for lack of empathy we have shown on this day with addressing any of your concerns. As a team it is our...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017

Family Boxing Day lunch at the Oasis was quite disappointing. The venue is very pretty and relaxing but the food is not up to standard. For the very high prices charged, we expected an exceptional meal and not an average experience. The baby chicken managed...More

Thank Allan P
FandBManagerJB, Manager at Oasis Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Allen, We wish to thank you for your review and please accept our sincere apologies if you felt underwhelmed and disappointed at the boxing day buffet. This was not our intention and as you know from the lunch days during your stay, this was...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

The venue is beautiful with tree ,birds ,squirrels all around you in the city Centre but the lack of details let things down.Food is basic for the price.Staff are not observant.More

Thank Sandy2350
FandBManagerJB, Manager at Oasis Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Sandy, We wish to thank you for taking the time to provide us with your review. Your concerns have been addressed with the team in the Oasis Bistro and will continue to be monitored. Please feel free to contact me at the hotel during...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Not up to the Mount Nelson standard . We were expecting much more from this iconic establishment . The food selection was of a poor standard and one would not expect cut up frankfurters to make up a cold meat selection which to say the...More

Thank warrenladac
FandBManagerJB, Manager at Oasis Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Warren, Thank you for your feedback, we apologize if you felt underwhelmed during your last visit. We have addressed all the issues raised in your review. Please feel free to contact me at the hotel during your next trip to Cape Town. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017

My father used to be an officer on the Union Castle shipping line in the 50's and whenever they stopped in Cape Town he would always stay at the Mount Nelson hotel. He always spoke of it with great fondness and loved the place. In...More

Thank Paul R
FandBManagerJB, Manager at Oasis Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Paul, Thank you so much for the great review on our Oasis Bistro! We are delighted to read how well the team looked after you during your stay. Hope to welcome you back during 2018! Best regards, Johann L. Badenhorst Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

What a great place for brunch great hotel and staff first class we sat outside by the pool and where looked after very well We had the self service buffet which was first call and a good range of food. There was a lot of...More

Thank Charles H
FandBManagerJB, Manager at Oasis Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Charles, Thank you for the great review. Hope to welcome you back very soon. Best regards, Johann L. Badenhorst Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed 16 January 2017

I went for a quick sunday lunch out on the terrace and was so happy I went there. The service is outstanding as one would expect from The Mount Nelson Hotel. The food on offer that day was an extensive buffet with all you could...More

Thank SamirAbdallahAli
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

With a view over the quiet hotel pool we enjoyed the best club sandwich either of us had ever had. Great wine and service as well. It really was as the name indicates an oasis in the bustling city. We really enjoyed it after walking...More

Thank Bevreus
Reviewed 15 November 2016

For a really nice Sunday buffet in a lovely ambience The Oasis Bistro is ideal. It is truly set in an oasis in the city. The food has definitely improved since I was last there. The choice is not as big as other buffets in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Orange Street | Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 483 1948
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  • This restaurant is at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
Description
Dine al fresco at the Oasis Bistro. The new à la carte menu offers an exquisite choice of Mediterranean-inspired dishes, as well as a selection of local classics. Oasis Bistro’s informal atmosphere makes it a warm and welcoming place to have a sunny bite. Complemented by an extensive wine and cocktail list, as well as its inviting terrace overlooking the swimming pool.
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