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The Black Swan Restaurant & Wine Bar

109 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 81 529 0789
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
African, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
109 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were staying at De Opstal Lodge and the management recommended this restaurant to us. What an absolutely fantastic evening! The free shuttle service for the 15 minute drive was an excellent idea and enabled us to enjoy a few drinks with our meals. My...More

Thank peterhampton
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived without a reservation and we were fortunate enough to secure a table. The restaurant is popular and busy and by the time we left it was full. Our expectations were high and we were not disappointed. Service was slow to start with but...More

Thank JohanMoolman
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our tour guide recommended the Black Swan, and we were not disappointed. Portions are copious (we almost regretted having a starter) and the meat (pork belly and ostrich in our case) well cooked. Service not the swiftest but we weren't in a hurry. Good choice...More

Thank Hampshire_Gardener
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good wine list. Lamb rump steak was blue then after it returned from the kitchen a second time it was overdone. Front of house understaffed on the night. Vegetarian options were more pleasing - deep fried Camembert was excellent. Veg curry was good.

Thank PauloVuren
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good ostrich steak and a very nice atmosphere. I've found myself visiting this place more than once!

Thank RichardWriter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch before visiting the Cango Farm which is close by. The food was very good, prices reasonable, but it took almost 45 minutes until the food arrived.

Thank Heiko V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Start with warm and honest wellcome. Continue as a good service The food is tasty. Warm atmosphere. I recommended

Thank Yoav B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely restaurant which provides a shuttle service from our accommodation. The menu suited my meat eating husband and myself, who prefers vegeTatiana food. The food and service was amazing!

Thank Sue A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was just a thoroughly good experience. A driver picked us up from our lodge and delivered us to the door; the service was very good, and the waitress very friendly; our table was large and with no-one else close by; and the food was...More

Thank WeasB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for just a drink. Ordered a 500ml draught beer without checking the menu. Brought a Castle lite and charged R50.

Thank Derbyshire
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29 September 2016|
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Response from Kaapin | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
30 August 2016|
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Response from carelbotha | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Operating hours are on their website. Dress code is smart casual i would think and yes its gay friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 81 529 0789
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