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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ostrich steak” (48 reviews)
“mash” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (11 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
African, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
109 Baron Van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great friendly staff & a varied menu to choose from, including traditional local dishes. Nice selection of local wines as well. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal and evening at this place.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Recommended. By guest house and a great choice. Lovely local food bobotie and local wines to complement. Great service and a complimentary taxi back to the guest house.

Thank ashtoncarpenter
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate here in a tour group of 18. Regrettably they put us on two tables rather than one. Reasonable choice menu but the steaks page could be better written. The real pain was the restaurant's laziness and downright customer unfriendly system of not printing any...More

Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 5 days ago

verry nice restaurant, with good food for a good price. the people are friendly, interieur is pretty and not to overloaded, We walked there , but they also have a taxi service

Thank christelc715
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never had ostrich before and Shameegh, the waitress was so helpful and I’m so pleased I tried it. Tastes like fillet steak, cuts like chicken breast and medium rare was delicious! Shameegh was delightful, best waitress we’ve had all holiday!

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Provided a lift to and from guest house which was nice. Visited on a Monday and it was very quiet with only a handful of tables. Nicely decorated room. Service was a bit slow but quite good. Had ribs as a starter, nice but came...More

Thank Camper817643
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family dinner how was just perfect. Nice staff great food and fair price. Every one of us funds some great dish to have as a starter and for main course.

Thank Asafartel
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Dreadful. Sloppy service, mediocre starters. Main meals came out at different times & one was so rare it was inedible. Had to be taken through to the kitchen to order a bottle of wine?? Poor choice & literally pointed at a bottle in the fridge...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

AVOID! AVOID! AVOID! If staying in Oudsthoorn do not eat here. Our waitress threw the menus on the table before waiting around twenty minutes to take out order. Our starters were average at best. Our mains did not arrive at the same time- 3 arrived...More

Thank m4r51
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The food was very delicious and our waitress Miriam was a wonderful host. This evening was the best on our trip in South Afrika and we highly recommend it to you. After the meal, there is an old-school-looking bar which belongs to the restaurant, where...More

Thank Michael L
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Response from Kaapin | Reviewed this property |
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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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
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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