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Cafe BonBon Restaurant

Excelsior Road | La Petite Dauphine Guest Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 2679
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bon bon” (132 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Excelsior Road | La Petite Dauphine Guest Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

In Franschhoek, the culinary capital of South Africa, one is spoilt for choice when eating out! I decided to celebrate my birthday at Café Bon Bon recently. It did not disappoint. The food, the friendly staff, the ambience - EVERYTHING was just perfect. There is...More

Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The drive up to the restaurant is beautiful and the outsde seating is quiet and offers great views. Service was attentive and friendly. We had the pork belly, lamb and cured salmon salad. Everything was perfectly presented and tasty. For desert we opted for the...More

1  Thank CuriousMeerkatjie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely place! The drive into the estate is so beautiful. The staff are all so friendly and do everything to accommodate and dietary requirements. The food itself is delicious and very well presented. We took our small dog and she was welcomed too!

Thank Tizzy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning views and great food. The sticky chicken salad is always a winner. Bookings essential in summertime.

Thank Deidre L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant ambiance, the menu was short and not all that interesting but the food when served was all excellent. Good wine list and efficient service. Pricing competitive for Franschhoek.

Thank NigelDCapeTown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got a tip from local pottery maker to have lunch at BonBon. The restaurant is located on a winery behind very intimidating gates on the road towards the mountains. It serves delicious dishes in a very friendly and beautiful atmosphere. Strongly recommended.

Thank FamJensenNorway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is absolutely amazing. The wild mushroom risotto was perfectly cooked; light but full of flavour. Best I have had. For dessert we had the lemon meringue and the nectarine with raspberry sorbet and again the skill exhibited in these dishes was second to...More

Thank CaityLeih
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect romantic dinner for a birthday dinner , fire place and a Piano player who played requests into the early hours Good menu , food was cooked to perfection , need I say more

Thank Court-Ricour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended by our owner of our accommodation. We were blown away by superb setting (must go back in the day) the food was amazing, I had Pork Belly which was superb, loved the sauce the combination of tastes a definite must have and...More

Thank AlexRicour
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the Bastille festivities had wiped the restaurant clean of most of its meat reserves, however Pork belly was still available. Our choice thus made for us , we sampled the dish that the Café is well known for, and very pleasant it was too....More

1  Thank Karen O
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Sangnanli
10 September 2016|
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Response from MatLJ | Property representative |
Hi Please see our correct Child Policy below: Children are more than welcome at Café BonBon. We expect parents/guardians to please look after their kids and ensure that they do not disturb other guests. Kindly keep them... More
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Olga V
1 February 2016|
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Response from zitavskeho | Reviewed this property |
In front below the tree is very nice
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Merrin K
11 December 2015|
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Response from judithlorraine123 | Reviewed this property |
hhmmm...i wouldnt go to franschhoek without a car even though it is a safe place and much of the central area is easily accessible on foot. you´ll miss out on far too much. the surrounding are stunning and who wants to join... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Excelsior Road | La Petite Dauphine Guest Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 2679
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