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“The best Cattle Baron we have had!”

Cattle Baron Grill and Bistro
Ranked #5 of 111 Restaurants in Paarl
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$17 - US$23
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The Cattle Baron in Paarl is a modern, streamlined and efficient operator. The store is owned by Franco Adams, operator within the group for more than 18 years. The Cattle Baron caters for the discerning businessman and the family dinner. We also contribute to the community by providing a Senior Citizens lunch buffet at reasonable prices. Sunday's we have a family open day with a choice of a la carte or our famous buffet with a variety of delicious roasts. Renowned for our mouth-watering steaks - the secret of our success lies in the preparation of our meat. Our perfectly aged, grain-fed beef is wet-aged ensuring our steaks are consistently juicy, tender and full of flavour. At Cattle Baron we offer a unique menu with simple, home-cooked dishes that reflect traditional elements of food. We pride ourselves on delivering to our customers elegant dining and unsurpassed standards of service in relaxed surroundings.
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have tried various cattle barons throughout South Africa recently whilst travelling and the food we had in the Paarl branch was hands down the best! The steaks were cooked absolutely perfectly, the service was wonderful and the whole evening was great. We went on a Monday night quite early and the restaurant was packed! So I would recommend booking. We can’t wait to return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Madeline B
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Location off the main road with plenty parking available. Very intimate venue and lovely decor,also enjoyed the open kitchen. Not a very big restaurant therefore will suggest to book in advance. The menu is quite detailed and comprehensive but will suggest you must try the steak dishes which are made to perfection. Staff are friendly and very effecient offering great service.Prices are reasonable to expensive but the quality of food and service makes up for that.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Thank jasmythe7
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

I'll be back.
An over-all good experience, and an incredible chatobrionde, great wine list. Packed dining room, noisy atmosphere

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank scott c
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Do not know what the fuss is about at this restaurant. We were excited to get a table and try out this place. The chef/butcher or who ever he is, came and show you all the different cuts of raw meat of what you can order. Look and sounds impressive. My husband ordered a rump steak and me a sirloin. His steak was not what we expect of this restaurant. It was chewy and inedible. Why ask to take it back, because with their reputation, it should be perfect the first time. Pricy as well so, we decided, best to buy your own meat and braai at home....

Date of visit: September 2017
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Thank sonjabasson5
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Cattle Baron P, Owner at Cattle Baron Grill and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Dear Client,

Thank you for taking the time to review our Paarl Restaurant. Your feedback is very valuable to us.

We are very saddened about your experience at our store. We take pride in the dining experience we offer our clients but we do make our mistakes on the odd occasion, but we always strive to perfect it so that the experience could be enjoyed as was intended.

Please, could you kindly take a moment to send us an email with your details to paarlbistro@cattlebaron.co.za, in which we would like to come in contact with you about your experience to provide you with the customer service we take pride in upholding with our clients.

We are once again sorry about the quality that was not up to standard.

Kind regards,
The Cattle Baron Team

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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Have been coming to Cattle Baron for 6 years once a month. Undoubtedly the best in town and can highly recommend. The owner and the team is amazing

Date of visit: July 2018
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