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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
No 2 Daniel Hugo Rd, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked Reuben's for our first night in Franschhoek and were excited to visit for dinner. With two young kids we booked for the first available table so we didn't run late. The service was warm and friendly and the starters were fantastic, but we...More

Thank gumnut_baby
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were here for dinner after seing the good recommendations on TripAdivor and we didn't get disappointed. Atmosphere is relaxed fine dining with very accomondating staff. Service level is high. There is such a beautiful view through the wall with windows and you see the...More

Thank Malin_o_Jonas
Reviewed 6 days ago

my dear friend Graham who I used to work with in London took my girlfriend and I there for dinner- a fantastic experience- very good food

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought we had booked a table here but my husband had actually booked Rueben's in Johannesburg by mistake! Fortunately they took pity on us and gave us a table left free by a cancellation. Lovely warm fire near our table, excellent service throughout despite...More

Thank Gillian G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reuben's has a special buzzy atmosphere with terrific service. We had wonderful starters, tempura prawns and asparagus, and I had tuna yataki - wonderfully spiced, fresh ingredients. Order it if it is available. Unfortunately the restaurant had some issues with a grill in the kitchen...More

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ambience and atmosphere, good staff, nice building, good experience, but... .. the food was just a bit over the top. I am all for innovation but it just seemed a shame that so much effort had gone into all the individual components and it...More

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 1 week ago

So here we are, a couple of Brits who got married in Franschhoek 10 years ago and had our wedding reception/meal at Reubens (and it was amazing). Fast forward 5 years and a return trip to Franschhoek for our 5th anniversary and another amazing evening...More

Thank speedsister
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything about our visit to Teubens was good. The restaurant, the service, but the food was amazing. Superb quality and cooked to perfection. Reuben’s deserves its reputation . We had a wonderful meal.If you’re In Franschhoek, don’t miss it.

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived ( without a reservation but hopeful ) we were overwhelmed with the service and the food we experienced . Our waiter was charming, professional and attentive without being over the top . The restaurant manager was so helpful, chatty and...More

2  Thank Huniw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here speaks for itself - classy, elegant and most importantly, tastes wonderful. We were too full after starter and main for dessert!

1  Thank Lizzie D
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james m
1 May 2018|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
All cards accepted
29 March 2018|
Response from mgbentour | Reviewed this property |
Save yourself! Don't do the winetram. Pick a nice vineyard ( leopards leap or Le ludes ) and have some lunch there and do a proper tasting. Then have an afternoon doze and enjoy your meal at Ruebens. It's excellent. The... More
4 March 2018|
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Response from GeorgeMFB | Property representative |
Hi CrustyCorner, Yes we do.We have a kiddies menu available as well. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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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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