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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)
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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 July 2014

Great food, the best service and the very best atmosphere and company. I wish them blessings and longevity!!! A must.

5  Thank DidiJoorst
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Extremely friendly owner and staff rounded off an excellent meal. Definitely a must if you are in Oudtshoorn. Stephan, Marise, Monét en Luah van der Merwe

6  Thank Stephan7506
ESwieg, Owner at The Black Swan Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

Hi Stefan and Family Thank you so very much for your review on Tripadvisor It was such a pleasure having you, your family and Bella at our restaurant. We do hope to see you again soon. Regards ETienne

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Reviewed 29 June 2014

Great atmosphere! Excellent food and not badly priced. Lovely roaring fires to warm you up on the cold winter evenings. Service was excellent - we were actually served by the bar lady, as a lot of the staff had called in sick that evening! She...More

8  Thank sarahb690816
ESwieg, Owner at The Black Swan Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

Dear guest Thank you so very much for the great comment you have made on Tripadvisor about our Restaurant. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again in future. Kind regards The Black Swan Oudtshoorn P.S....More

Reviewed 26 June 2014

The venue of the restaurant is very cozy with two open fire places, wooden floors and furniture. But the food was not as good as we had expected: two of the main dishes were lukewarm. And the creme brûlée was the worst creme brûlée ever:...More

1  Thank Karlien K
ESwieg, Owner at The Black Swan Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

Dear Guest I would like to personally apologize for the experience you had at our restaurant. Since then we have implemented a couple of things to ensure that our guests experience even more comfort. I would like to take this opportunity to invite you back...More

Reviewed 23 June 2014

The Best new restaurant in town!! Not to be missed!!! The scenery is very nice. The outlay of the restaurant is very good. Has a pleasant atmosphere. The personnel is very friendly and helpful and the food divine!!

8  Thank Rozanne Z
ESwieg, Owner at The Black Swan Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

Dearest Guest Thank you so very much for the wonderful comment you have left on Tripadvisor about our restaurant. It is greatly appreciated. Kindest regards The Black Swan Oudtshoorn

Reviewed 18 June 2014

Oudtshoorn Info selected The Black Swan restaurant to celebrate turning 10 years old. A warm welcome including a complimentary herb & feta pizza started the evening on the right note. We ordered five starters that were passed round for everyone to have a taste. They...More

8  Thank WebWorX
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Great menu, excellent service and quality food. Can definitely recommend - try the local wines from the wine list. Salad with beetroot was to die for!

7  Thank Marlumus
Reviewed 13 June 2014

We had booked for 4 persons. Upon arrival there was nobody to greet us and I had to "search" for somebody to show us to our table. I will only review the meal my wife and I had. As a starter she had the Seafood...More

1  Thank marwim
Reviewed 12 June 2014

We went for a meal on a Friday... just to return the Saturday afternoon and ended up going back for Sunday lunch... Wow wow. Amazing atmosphere, tasty delicious food and a great selection of wines. Welcoming hosts and owners! Well done!

8  Thank Johannybaby
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Dining at The Black Swan Restaurant @ Oudtshoorn was more than a pleasant experience. Well done to speedy service, great food at affordable prices and a warm-, welcome atmosphere. We'll definitely come back for more!!!!!!!!!!!

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