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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 12 March 2018 via mobile

After driving around a bit, we decided on the Black Swan as it looked the best and most inviting. We were very happy with our choice. From the host to the server, everyone was very friendly. My husband and I both had the ostrich and...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We ate here twice whilst staying at a nearby hotel. The food was excellent and we were served by Whitney who was a marvellous host. We can definitely recommend the Ostrich and the fillet steakThe icing on the cake is that the Black Swan runs...More

1  Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Wasn't quite sure what to expect in a country town, but a wide choice in their menu, ranging from fish to meat to pasta and more. Well cooked, and nicely presented. Lovely staff. Pleasnat atmosphere.

1  Thank 03Brenda03
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Disappointement..., basic food , dry cheese, dry salad , really not impressed. Maybe I chose the wrong dishes... Nice service though.

Thank lynette34
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Our guest house recommended this restaurant and we were very pleased. A good selection on the menu, lovely outdoor area to sit, great service.

1  Thank Janet H
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Can’t recommend this place because of the inordinately long wait time for food to arrive - almost 2 hours. We were a large group of 14 and “TIA” but it’s still not OK to be eating at 9 pm when you arrived at 7:15. The...More

Thank NoFixedPlans
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Superb service, excellent food. We had a lovely evening here. There is some outdoor seating which is nice - ask for one away from the road.

1  Thank valdickenson1
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Promised so much but for us failed to deliver. Key points being, waited a very long time for meal (so much so that waitress kindly brought out some French bread to keep us going), the mrs. Main meal (veggie as always) was a mass of...More

Thank CHD6265
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The Black Swan gave good food with helpful and friendly staff. Menu was varied and can recommend the fish dishes

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 20 February 2018

A reasonable menu choice and a pleasant meal although not outstanding. The price was moderate and fair. The restaurant was crowded with other foreign visitors and our table service was poor. Also the pre-arranged restaurant shuttle left our hotel group stranded for 20 minutes after...More

Thank westeam
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Response from Kaapin | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
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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
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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