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Back's - Restaurant & Deli

RR - RRRMediterranean, ,
191 Main Road, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 872 0697
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“beef burger” (2 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
“great food” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Grill, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
191 Main Road, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Must go to
"Backs is probably the best best all round restaurant in paarl"
Leroux C
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2. Fantastic!
"Back's is an all round sensory experience"
Ashenka_P
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3. New restaurants in paarl
"wonderful food fantastic their burgers 😋 service was outstanding"
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Following the favourable reviews this new restaurant has received we felt tempted to have lunch there today while in Paarl. The place as such is homely, housed in a heritage building with different corners offering cheese, bread and handicrafts. The service was attentive irrespective that...More

Thank Hans J K
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We have now visited Back's a few times - on each and every occasion the food was great, the service was friendly, the manager was engaged with his customers and staff and we left with some of their great deli offerings (highly recommend any of...More

Thank MyGeld
RaphaelBak, Owner at Back's - Restaurant & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you very much for this lovely review "MyGeld". We are very please to hear how much you enjoy coming to our restaurant and deli and look forward welcoming you back to Back's!

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

My favorite place in Paarl great coffee and food. Good place to sit and chat or work. The fish is good.

Thank IanC4821
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Free cheese tasting. Great food. Personal service to every table. What else are you waiting for? Great experience.

Thank Emarie B
RaphaelBak, Owner at Back's - Restaurant & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you very much for the lovely review Enmarie. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to Back's!

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

This is a really great place. Went on a rainy day and the warm fire was burning at the back room. Decor is beautifully done. Service was friendly but is also the reason i did not give it a 5 star, both the waiters had...More

Thank Hencko
RaphaelBak, Owner at Back's - Restaurant & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you very much for your great review and feedback Hencko! Sorry about the wine. We are giving wine training almost every week to our waiters but training is a long process... Hope to welcoming you back to Back's soon!

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

They sit in the perfect location, but their service has always been poor. The staff are all very friendly, but they take extremely long to bring your order and nobody comes to apologise for the long wait. My Mum and Dad shared their mixed platter...More

Thank JankeduToit96
Raphaël C, General Manager at Back's - Restaurant & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to post a review. I am very sorry to learn that you had such a disappointing experience. While there is never any excuse for slow service, we have only been open since November last year and we...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Breakfast Was nice, good service, good coffee, very nice salmon / pouched egg. Had a relaxing time with Mom. Also bought some bubbly for later at the Deli . Think this will became a regular breakfast spot for us.

Thank francoiscoetzer
Raphaël C, Owner at Back's - Restaurant & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you so much for your great review Francois. We look forward to regularly welcoming you back to Back's!

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We were in town from New Zealand for a rugby tournament and this quickly became the parents local. We ate and drank here almost every single day and everything was wonderful. The staff were amazing, the food and drinks were excellent quality and delicious plus...More

Thank kimdavis4
RaphaelBak, Owner at Back's - Restaurant & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Hi Kim, Thank you so much for your great review! It was lovely having you here during your visit to Paarl. Hope to see you soon in New Zealand! Raphaël.

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Backs is probably the best best all round restaurant in paarl. With friendly and helpful staff accompanied by great food, wine and beer. You should definitely experience it for yourself.

Thank Leroux C
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Back's is an all round sensory experience. A very modern designed restaurant and deli making Paarl's Main Road even more attractive. Beautiful and clean finishes and a warm feel to the place. The service is fantastic with staff that are very pleasant and attentive. When...More

Thank Ashenka_P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 15:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Main Road, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 872 0697
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