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Reuben's Restaurant and Bar

No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 3772
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“reuben” (13 reviews)
“pork belly” (11 reviews)
“poke bowl” (2 reviews)
Closes in 23 min
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

After scrutinizing as many places as we could ahead of time, my wife and I (a couple devoted foodies) had dinner at Reuben's in December 2017. We we SO not disappointed. The space is beautiful -- modern, a little funky, but comfortable. Out waitron was...More

Thank Ob3ron
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful meal in a great well appointed building made extra special by Imran, the waiter, who was both well informed, professional and witty.

Thank alternate-invest
Reviewed 5 days ago

Came here to celebrate a birthday. Had popped in during the week to confirm the reservation and agree that I could bring wine for a corkage charge, however I was told as it was my birthday the corkage would be free. The last bit didn't...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived about 7.45 pm on a Sunday and settled into lovely new premises. We had eaten at Reuben's before. Orders taken, wine served then a wait of an hour before, after several enquiries we were told they had run out of mussels which were needed...More

Thank iddunbar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what an awesome b-day dinner at Reuben's! The most most amazing flavor in the food! We were treated like Kings and Queens and were so blessed to have Reuben in the kitchen that evening!! On request he came out after dinner and had n...More

Thank Sanet79
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you @Sanet79 for taking the time to review us. We appreciate all the kind words and are so glad you had a wonderful birthday as well as a great dining experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again :) Kind regards Astrid...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have now moved the restaurant to new localities and they are even better than before . The food was fantastic and the service as well . Just try IT !

Thank KalleBorgholm
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you @KalleBorgholm for taking the time to review us. We are so pleased you enjoyed yourself and we enjoyed having you here. We hope to see you soon. Kind regards Astrid Cadle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is another restaurant we had booked weeks in advance when we knew that we would be coming to Franschhoek. The restaurant is very bright and airy with great décor , we received a warm welcome by the friendly staff. Our two starters were prawn...More

Thank DAVE2620
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you @DAVE2620 for the lovely review. We are thoroughly delighted that you enjoyed the restaurant as well as your dining experience with us all here at Reubens, everything from the ambiance, food and service and we hope to see you in the near future....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s our first visit to the new location really lived up to expectation! Pork Belly,Beef Cheeks were outstanding! The service was really professional. Hannah was really attentive.

Thank waltercomley
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you @waltercomley for taking the time to review us. Thank you for your review, we are so proud of our kitchen and waiters for making your dining experience a memorable one. Kindest regards Astrid Cadle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An estate agent in Franschhoek highly recommended this restaurant to us. We were 4 for dinner and after our bad experience at Babylonstoren earlier for lunch the same day, we were cautious on our expectations.. and... The place is fantastic, beautifuly decorated but not bling...More

Thank LondonHi
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you @LondonHi for taking the time to review us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and we thank you for the kind words. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Have a lovely day. Kind...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since Reuben has moved to his new location just over the road, the food is even better than before (if at all possible). Fantastic flavours, excellent menu, good vegetarian options. Sam our waiter was amazing and he really made our evening.More

Thank Jurgen M
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you @JurgenM for the kind review. We are so pleased you enjoy the new location and all it offers - and I shall let Sam know, we are so proud of him and all our waiters/staff. We hope to welcome you back in the...More

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Sue M
20 March 2017|
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Response from 23Mikey23 | Reviewed this property |
You can always call CHAMONIX in FRANSCHHOEK Ruben's is on the same estate. I live in London so not able to confirm the reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 3772
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Description
Twelve years of history, moments and memories, in one brand new location. Welcome to the restaurant home of South African chef Reuben Riffel!
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