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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (159 reviews)
“bon bon” (42 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Excelsior Road | La Petite Dauphine Guest Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I saw this restaurant highly reviewed in TripAdvisor, so gave it a try while on a day trip of the wine area. The property was very beautiful, as was the dining room. On the day we had our mid-week lunch, there were only a handful...More

Thank Ono O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and I visited Cafe Bon Bon for a Saturday night dinner after our first choice was fully booked. We were one of only three tables which did affect the atmosphere slightly but meant we received attentive service. We had been tempted by the...More

Thank ClaudiaBWin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A drive through Franschoek on a sunny Sunday afternoon calls for lunch at an estate..and what better place than this hidden gem.... Service on arrival was excellent,friendly and professional... We were helped by a waitress in training...but she was smart enough to get a senior...More

Thank RhondaSJ-Tours
Reviewed 1 week ago

We managed to get a booking although they were completely full for weeks. Very nicely located in the Dauphine estate. It is almost like dining in a home. Food was very good, meat perfectly cooked. Service a bit too slow. We had dinner and they...More

Thank Swedtravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is in a beautiful setting with the friendliest rooster in town! Food was average, nothing particularly different and the plates were not terrible hot, which I do like for breakfast outside. The coffee was so weak, so suggest they need to take a serious...More

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at Cafe BonBon with our two teenage children. The food was excellent and the cafe restaurant had a lovely ambience, with a talented pianist providing excellent entertainment with a wide range of popular melodies. We skipped the appetizers, and had mains and...More

Thank AndrePottas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate lunch here with a small group of people. The food was OK to good, but the service was way to slow. Took 2.5 hours to just do lunch. Between starter and main course people in the group were up and just wondering around as...More

Thank golffore2001
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a lovely lunch here in early September. We appreciated the decor, the food and the service, would recommend on all counts,

Thank Cheez123
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I were on our honeymoon in Franschhoek and wanted to try Cafe BonBon. She has celiacs so we spoke with the restaurant and they made sure to have gluten free options; they even had gluten free bread that they made and my...More

Thank rthill2012
Reviewed 30 August 2017

A delightful experience! It was recommended by friends of ours and once before we had tried to book and they were completely full for months in advance – so , this time, we planned ahead to ensure we got to try out this little Café....More

Thank Gaby H
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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
Olga V
1 February 2016|
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Response from zitavskeho | Reviewed this property |
In front below the tree is very nice
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
  • Value
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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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