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Quentin at Oakhurst Barn

3 Dorman Way | Oakhurst farm, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 4888
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rack of lamb” (11 reviews)
“stuffing” (3 reviews)
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French, British, Diner, Healthy, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 Dorman Way | Oakhurst farm, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely venue, excellent service. But .. the salad starter was the most boring salad I have ever had. If there was a root in there I did not find it. No imagination. The springbok was superb, but doused in such strong, salty sauce I could...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Yvegran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here could not have been more accommodating or helpful when out party of six turned up unexpectedly. The service was friendly and very good. The food was nice and wines good. Thanks very much.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Markeverett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not only did they fit us in very last minute, the food was exceptional. I had the lamb rack with truffle mash and it was one of the best lamb dishes I have ever had. The staff were very friendly and attentive and the barn...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank KatieGilbard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s very rare to find such good service in Cape Town. Coupled with the cosy environment and good food we will definitely be back.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 230avivg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had just arrived in this area after a long flight and wanted somewhere for dinner. We decided on the above restaurant and they were most accommodating. Their food was very fresh and the ambiance of the restaurant electric. The staff were very attentive and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank dissapointedaug10
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Not mad about buffet/carvery but the food here was freshly prepared and very tasty. Displayed in small amounts continually topped up with fresh food. Everything was cooked to perfection, I had a duck leg & roast lamb excellent ,the plum sauce with the starters was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank peterc2752
Reviewed 5 December 2018

We have had Sunday lunch here when we have visited Hout bay over the past three years but decided to have a Friday lunch this time. The menu does not have any prices but you do not have to have the full menu you can...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank James H
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Marvelous place with "colonial/African" style. Very kind staff. Great menu and nice suggestions. Also good choice of wines. Kitchenquality very good !

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank philippehertsens
Reviewed 30 November 2018

This was one of the best restaurants on our 5 week trip through South Africa. It was a way better experience than many fancy and high rated restaurants in Cape Town. Quentin at Oakhurst Barn was recommended by our in Hout Bay living Airbnb hosts....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank manuelkeller2017
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Very good meal - not a huge variety but high quality selection. Outstanding snoek pate and gamefish ceviche were among the starters. Mains of duck,lamb rack done perfectly, baked kingklip and roast beef were finished off by melba pudding, treacle tart and a wonderful decadent...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Escape48096243447
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27 December 2017|
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Response from Brian B | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know there is no dress code - I’d probably wear longs rather than shorts but a casual pair of longs or jeans will be totally acceptable. Hope that helps
29 May 2017|
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Response from Christine P | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be open. Send them a mail to book as it gets full pretty fast
4 March 2017|
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Response from Dododog | Reviewed this property |
Sunday lunch buffet costs R345 pp (on other days lunch is a la carte) To see the Sunday buffet menu go to their website: Quentin at Oakhurst menus. I can't send you the web link through this system and it's too long to copy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Dorman Way | Oakhurst farm, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 4888
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