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Cattle Baron Grill and Bistro

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16 Zion Street | Pontac Manor Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 872 5577
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
16 Zion Street | Pontac Manor Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived in Paarl after traveling for 18 hours. We were very jetlagged and just in need of sustenance. Our landlady recommended the Cattle Barron and whilst they were busy they did say they would squeeze us in. So glad! Jodi was a fabulous waitress who...More

Thank Shazza57chevy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want meat this is the place to go. Fantastic made in all kind of sorts. The sides they can improve on.It was busy so make a reservation.

Thank Margonda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good value for money! Steaks we had was excellent, wine menu very reasonable, def. can recommend this restaurant.

Thank linde p
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I have reviewed this place before with a positive rating, and I can continue to do so. I had lunch here this week with good friends. As usual I asked for a plain fillet to be cooked medium, with crispy chips and mayonnaise. The fillet...More

Thank LaurentPerrier
Reviewed 2 March 2018

do not be surprised at the entrance as you will be guided to the restaurant situated at the back to the main area .beautiful seating .the service of a very high standard .excellent presentation .the steaks are the best in paarl .good wine selection .will...More

1  Thank billy b
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Have never, and believe will never be disappointed at this fantastic venue. Hospitality that exceeds ones expectation, service that is flawless and food that is better than your own mothers home cooking. Thank you so much for making every visit one to remember. Looking forward...More

1  Thank events601
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

The staff is super friendly. Food is amazing. Just need to be specific what you want and how you want it.

Thank heinvanderwesthuizen
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We decided to come to the Cattle Baron very last minute on a Saturday evening. Even though they had a lot of reservations they managed to fit us in. We told them we only have one hour and we were told it is not a...More

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal here with family, including a toddler. Steaks were excellent, very very good. Service was as good as I have experienced. Was ok for kids, but I'd say more geared to adults. Would go back (with the toddler)

Thank Tyabb455
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Our friends took us there and we had the best evening with the best steak , wine and friends. Here they pay exceptionally great attention to the detail and I can only recommend this restaurant

Thank alilaaviva
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Questions & Answers
17 January 2018|
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Response from kirtan | Reviewed this property |
Difficult to say. But usually restaurants are well equipped for dietary restrictions
6 April 2016|
Response from Cattle Baron P | Property representative |
Good Morning, thank you for you feedback. We still have the steak/fat and bread service available in the restaurant, it might have just been that you visited on a Monday, in which case we do not offer a bread or nibble... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Zion Street | Pontac Manor Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 872 5577
  • E-mail
The Cattle Baron in Paarl is a Company owned store. It is a modern, streamlined, more efficient operator than its predecessor. The store is currently owned by Ronnie Dick, CEO of Cattle Baron Steak Ranches and Franco Adams; who has been with Cattle Baron for over 13 years. He operated as head Chef and still functions as Projects and Development Manager for the Group. Franco will be the face of the business.The Cattle Baron caters for the discerning businessman and the family dinner. We also contribute to the community by providing a Senior Citizens lunch buffet at reasonable prices. Sunday's we have a family open day with a choice of a la carte or our famous buffet with a variety of delicious roasts. Renowned for our mouth-watering steaks - the secret of our success lies in the preparation of our meat. Our perfectly aged, grain-fed beef is wet-aged ensuring our steaks are consistently juicy, tender and full of flavour. At Cattle Baron we offer a unique menu with simple, home-cooked dishes that reflect traditional elements of food. We pride ourselves on delivering to our customers elegant dining and unsurpassed standards of service in relaxed surroundings.
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