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Cafe Des Arts

7 Reservoir West Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 2952
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  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
7 Reservoir West Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 January 2011

We had the most fabulous meal at Café des Arts. Louise is a very good host and Chris is magic in the kitchen. The menu is everything day different but always tasty.

Date of visit: January 2011
Thank LMN1929
Reviewed 1 December 2010

Our hosts in Franschhoek recommended the Cafe Des Arts - they were right! Excellent food, nice location away from the busy mainstreet and lovely staff. The owners really seem to love what they do ... Great for beakfast, lunch or dinner. We really enjoyed the...More

Thank anaseitz
Reviewed 2 October 2010

Our favourite restaurant in Franschhoek. Unpretenscious warm and friendly atmosphere. GREAT food and prices. Definately deserves a visit if you are in Franschhoek. What's great about it is that the owner is the chef - unlike some of the restaurants in Franschhoek where you wouldn't...More

Thank AnneStone
Reviewed 27 September 2010

fantastic value ,incredible tastes and fusions of food .the best breakfast lunch and dinner experienced in the valley for many years .you are not rushed the food is all fresh and menus change daily.a hidden gem

Thank rainbow293
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Reservoir West Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 2952
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Based in the small village of Franschhoek in the Western Cape. Franschhoek is renowned world wide for Haut Cuisine and Fine Dining. Cafe des Arts is neither Haute Cuisine nor Fine Dining! Cafe des Arts is a simple, rustic, relaxed restaurant where all that matters is the food. There are no table cloths, no silver service and the food is from the pan to the plate. If you're lucky, you may even get some cutlery! -
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