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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 good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ostrich steak” (48 reviews)
“mash” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (22 reviews)
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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 21 December 2017

Lovely restaurant with inside and outside seating, very good ostrich dishes. Good value for money, friendly and engaged staff. Probably one of the best current options in town.

Thank LordRawdon
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

This looks like a lovely place to eat and would appear to be a high end restaurant. DO NOT BE FOOLED !!! it’s far from it ... Food is obviously prepared by cooks not chefs and while compared to uk prices it’s good value, compared...More

2  Thank Gideon H
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 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 9 December 2017 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 8 December 2017 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 4 December 2017 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 4 December 2017

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 3 December 2017 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 3 December 2017 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 1 December 2017 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
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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, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, 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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