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Taste Bistro

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15 Bright Street, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 852 0274
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, International, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
15 Bright Street, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit was average to say the least. We had heard about the gourmet pies but the night we went they were out of stock, which I found strange if it is one of their popular dishes. Settled for the steak egg and chips...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Taste Bistro is run by owners Ed and Anton, who are the heart and soul of the restaurant. The food, ambience and service are all top notch. If you expect your usual Bistro fare, think again. Anton puts fine dining flair into all of his...More

Thank Aimee D
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Ed and Anton from the Taste Bistro made us feel at home. The food was DEVINE and the service was EXCELLENT. You guys will definitely see us again next year. You are AWESOME. Luvies Jannie and Alta Pienaar and Sonja and Grant Francis 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻😁😁😁

Thank Bosb4k
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Here you got welcomed like you were a long lost friend. Free seating in this small, cozy place with an open kitchen. The food is yummy with no frills. Will definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a friendly, nice place for dinner. The mushroom...More

Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Taste Bistro is a quirky and welcoming eatery service a selection of very well prepared and delicious dishes both Starters and Main. We were welcomed by both the Owner and the Chef which immediately made us feel at home. The open plan style of the...More

Thank Lefkoseikos
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A lovely cosy feel to this restaurant - with food to match. A lovely choice of food - particularly recommended are the speciality pies. My wife and I really enjoyed ourselves.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I fancied a change from fish, steak, pasta, pizza, indian, etc, so when I found London Pies on the Taste Bistro website, we decided to give it a go. Armed with my usual bottle of good wine, again from Grangehurst, we found the parking area...More

Thank Dick C
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Very pleasant and cheerful hosts. Unusual combinations of Starters and Mains, well presented. Although I'm not a big eater I found the quantities served somewhat small.

Thank Albert A
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Excellent meal shrimp starter excellent. Our friend had the mussels and champers Main courses again excellent. Lovely atmosphere what fantastic guys and staff. Thank you for our lovely meal. Great evening.

Thank millicLeyland
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We have been infreqient visitors to Taste Bistro over the last several years and have always come away impressed with the quality of the food. It was thus with some disappointment that we were "underwhelmed" with the set menu offering last Saturday evening. The gnocchi...More

Thank Farrarmere
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
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: 15 Bright Street, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 852 0274
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Your everyday local Bistro in the heart of Somerset West. One of the few owner managed restaurants remaining in the area. Open from Lunch straight through to supper, offering casual Bistro dining and an award winning affordable winelist,
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