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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
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“reuben” (11 reviews)
“pork belly” (10 reviews)
“poke bowl” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

After too much protein in Cape Town this was a welcome relief. An interesting menu with some great choices and lots of vegetables. All the food that we had was perfectly cooked and when it came to the table piping hot. Service was first class....More

Thank Z1ggy66
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first time to the new place, and really tastefully done. My husband has the pork belly and is still talking about it a month later! The presentation, and tastes of everything they do is tops. Service excellent. It is expensive, but you...More

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

Thank you @Penny F for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, all the way from the building, to the presentation of the food, to the taste as well as the service. We hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely restaurant , great décor . Food was excellent and great selection of food and wine . Service friendly but slow .More

1  Thank DubaiDebi
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you @DubaiDebi for taking the time to review us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our selection of food and wine. We strive for excellent food and service, and we are saddened that the service was slow. Thank you for the feedback,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Buzzy atmosphere, great service and informal setting. Menu takes a pan Asian twist with great flavours. The food was of a very high order and our waitress gave us good advice on which dishes to combine to make a memorable meal. Loved the chilli squid...More

Thank TWhyte
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good evening @TWhyte, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed the food as well as the service and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes Astrid Cadle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nicely done and laid out with the food been of typically Reubens fine dining experience. Large outside area with pizza oven which should be very interesting in the long summer evenings. Great start to the new outlet.

Thank NealWarren
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good evening @NealWarren, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are all very excited for those long summer evenings in our courtyard, and hope to see you then! Have a lovely evening. Kind regards Astrid Cadle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another wonderful dinner experience tonight at Reuben's Restaurant, Franschhoek. The service and food was of a very high standand and we were pleased to have left the restuarant on a high note. Thank you!

Thank dmartin358
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good evening @dmartin358, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful dining experience with us here at Reuben's and we are excited to welcome you back in the near future. Best wishes Astrid Cadle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reuben's is what you would expect from this brilliant chef in terms of ambiance and taste. The resturant is simple and elegant. The style classy and elegant. The food is as close to perfect as you can get. The service on the other hand, totally...More

Thank Reshma R
AstridCadle, Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good day @ReshmaR Thank you for your kind words and compliments regarding the food offering and restaurant itself. Would you please be so kind as to supply me with the service ambassadors name. With this information i can focus on the areas that needs attention...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband was reluctant to go to the new Reuben's as the previous one was average for us.....What a surprise! The new venue and look was just what Reuben's needed. It's fresh, beautifully styled, hip, comfortable and we loved it. The waiter was fantastic -...More

Thank tanya2792016
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good evening @tanya2792016, Thank you for all the lovely feedback and compliments in regards to your dining experience with us. If I am not mistaken, Imran was your waiter and I am pleased you enjoyed his service. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kindest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience. Good food, service and ambiance. I will recommend this restaurant for all who visits Franschhoek!

Thank Mia K
AstridCadle, Front Office Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning @MiaK Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We are pleased you had a great visit here at Reuben's and we hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards Astrid Cadle

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We each had starters and mains with my husband also having thr dessert. The poke bowl was sublime as was the pho. Mains were equally good, with the pork belly and the lamb highly recommended. I wouldnt hesitate to recommend this restaurant as the food...More

Thank Nikki S
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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
French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
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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