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“Great spot for lunch.”
Review of Basic Bistro

Basic Bistro
Ranked #9 of 308 Restaurants in Stellenbosch
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$14
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Basic Bistro is cosy restaurant right in the heart of Stellenbosch. We have been making locals and strangers feel at home for many years, with a dedicated focus on using quality ingredients to prepare all meals while setting a comfortable and intimate atmosphere for our guests. We focus on creating Gourmet Burgers, Bountiful Pasta Dishes, Flavoursome Lamb Curry, Matured Steak and Espresso Based Coffees of International Standard. We also pride ourselves in a finely selected and intimate wine list that ranges from 'Easy Drinking' to 'Connoisseur Wines'. Cool down with a White Wine Cocktail, Iced Coffee or Real Fruit Pulp Milkshake topped with whipped cream. Or perhaps calm down with a pot of High Mountain Tea, produced by the tea experts at Nigiro. Have a romantic evening in the corner or invite your friends for a Burger and Craft beer - whatever you do, we hope to make you feel right at home.
Reviewed 6 December 2018

The food was comforting and the waitstaff was efficient and friendly. It's a great small spot to get a view of the people in Stellenbosch.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tc917
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

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So nice to hear from you on Tripadvisor!
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Your review is much appreciated and we love it that YOU love it here with us! ______________________________________________________________________

Hope to serve you with some bistro classics again soon!
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Cosy regards and safe travels!
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Rico Wessels

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Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Nice little restaurant with Jazz-related interior. We had a burger and dessert which were really yummy. Great option for vegetarians. Service was very friendly. Definitely a recommendation.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jan B
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Hi there Jan!
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So nice to hear from you on our Tripadvisor page, thank you!
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Your review is much appreciated and we love it that you love it here with us! ______________________________________________________________________

Hope to serve you with some bistro classics again soon!
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Cosy regards and safe travels!
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Rico Wessels

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Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

An excellent meal, friendly staff, great place to feel the world go by. A must visit when in the area.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Hello there!
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Thanks so much for the great review and your kind words!
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Your review is much appreciated and we love it that you love it here with us! ______________________________________________________________________

Hope to serve you with some bistro classics again soon!
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Cosy regards and safe travels!
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Rico Wessels

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Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, full of ambiance, terrific food. Very good wine too. Great location in Stellenbosch. Friendly service by Robin - thank you! We’ll come back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 1or2YoungSwedes
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hello there!
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Thanks so much for the great review and your kind words!
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Your review is much appreciated and we love it that you love it here with us! ______________________________________________________________________

Hope to serve you with some bistro classics again soon!
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Cosy regards and safe travels!
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Rico Wessels

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Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Truly one of the best things in Stellenbosch, my standard date night treat and a hidden gem. This is truly one of my favourite places in Stellenbosch. Cosy setting, great prices and amazing food

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DavidC20122
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hello David!
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Thanks so much for the great review and your kind words!
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Your review is much appreciated and we love it that you love it here with us! ______________________________________________________________________

Hope to serve you with some bistro classics again soon!
______________________________________________________________________

Cosy regards and safe travels!
______________________________________________________________________

Rico Wessels

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