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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ostrich steak” (45 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“mash” (10 reviews)
Open Now
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

Although the steaks we had was well prepared and generous we were dissapointed with the sides. Also the cost of the food was extremely high to get boiled broccoli, cauliflower and carrot and some slightly sweet pumpkin. The decor and ambience is so nice and...More

Thank Elma H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Eating out in South Africa is very reasonable. This was probably one of the more expensive restaurants we visited but nothing special. Very extend wine list.

1  Thank nijo00
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Massive meals. The starter could have been a main. Just meant to fill you up. The ladies made it clear that there was only 1 person going to serve us. Twice we ordered something extra and "our" waitress had to come and re ask us...More

1  Thank distoricass .
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place was very busy, as would be expected on a Sunday night. A busy restaurant is always a good sign. I was not too hungry, so I just ordered an appetizer, which could easily do as a main meal. My colleagues had meat dishes...More

Thank Lance B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very busy ,you need to book a table. Very good but not the cheapest place to eat. Staff still helpful although they were rushed off their feet.

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best meals we had during our 2 week holiday touring South Africa. The pork belly starter was outstanding. Great service.

1  Thank Karen E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used the free shuttle service to and from our hotel which is excellent when you don't know the town and want a drink. The restaurant was extremely busy so booking a must but despite its popularity the service was very good throughout our time...More

Thank AnonLondon23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Within Oudtshoorn, many of the eateries are along the main road - and we chose this one after a recommendation and seeing the menu. Of all the meals we had while on South Africa, it was probably (so far) our least favourite - but still...More

1  Thank MissJJE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled around South Africa for two weeks from Cape Town to port Elizabeth. This was our worst meal by far. My meal was just like slop, the service was also rubbishy very slow Would definitely not recommend

1  Thank Jawmjw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked a table and it seemed that to eat at peak times, this is necessary. The place filled quickly with what appeared to be a mix of regulars/locals and visitors like us. We experienced great service and really good food & wine. What’s...More

1  Thank Steven P
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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
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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