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Bouchon Wine Bar & Bistro

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95 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 21 422 0695
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“gnocchi” (9 reviews)
“tapas” (25 reviews)
“beef tataki” (3 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
95 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not expecting this place to be this uniquely enthralling! I had the First Sight Sauvignon Blanc to pair with my prawn dish. My friend had the ostrich steak with some pinor noit. I'd give my meal an 8.5 out of 10. -Great service...More

Thank Sibahle M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great find, the mussels were the best I've had! The wine was excellent. Everything else was also good.

Thank RuiRicardinho
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

A great find close to the Bree Street area. Mussels and the sardines dishes were top notch and compare most favourably with our experiences in Valencia and Porto. Wine choices and advice worked well for generally underrated S African wines. Fully recommended away from the...More

Thank wanderingmarine
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Friends recommended this mid city winery. Brilliant tapas dishes. So great to share and remark on the different tastes. Some sublime flavors. We had 9 dishes between 4. No way we could do dessert or anything more. Great to order in two batches. The baked...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This place is what most wine bars think they are or wish to be - really good at curating an impressive and wide-ranging list of wines (local to South Africa and OS) and delicious tapas with excellent staff. We had a ball. We tried Haloumi,...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My husband took me to Bouchon as a surprise for my birthday, the food and the service is excellent. A quaint little restaurant which is a must visit!!!

Thank Lizet B
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Why has it taken me so long to get to this incredible restaurant! It’s officially my new favourite. The food was 10+ such incredible flavors. I must go back to try all the tapas. The halloumi & watermelon with pecan nuts, gnocchi with various mushrooms,...More

Thank 236alexiak
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Great way to welcome new year. We enjoyed New Year’s Eve at Boucher with never ending Tapas table. Excellent fine dining with great wines. Expensive but worth it.

Thank Ari_Torpo
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We loved all of the food that we ordered * Calamari with couscous * Risotto with artichoke and pea * Thai mango salad * Rose and cardamom Cheesecake The dessert really blew us away. Plus the owners are wine makers. Their Dorrance Cinsault is really...More

Thank Bodaboda
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

What a gem! 1st time and it was wow! Service from manager to waiter was slick and attentive. Lovely varirty to choose from and portions are large for tapas.

Thank AffrianderChef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 0695
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