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“Amazing family 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 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, cozy place, charming and kind waiters and owner. This restaurant is a superb choice for people looking for healthy gourmet food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carosanzi
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there!
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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 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very tasty and good portion. Service is quick. Price is normal. A good selection of wine and dessert.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank haoc5
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there!
______________________________________________________________________

So nice to hear from you on our Tripadvisor page, thank you!
______________________________________________________________________

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After sumptious Christmas lunch elsewhere - a simple pasta was the answer in Basic Bistro which did well with three pastas and a pulled pork. Simple and genuin but no michelin.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PBChristiansen
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there PB!
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So happy to see your review here on our Tripadvisor page, thank you!
______________________________________________________________________

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Passed by, sat to chil ourselves with a cold drink and move on. We immediatly sank into the relaxed and cosy atmosphere of the place. While we enjoyed our very good espresso milkshake, we chatted with the friendly owner, which we considered a bonus, adding volume to our perspective as visitors.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank YossiS967
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there!
______________________________________________________________________

So nice to hear from you on our Tripadvisor page, thank you!
______________________________________________________________________

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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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in stellenbosch that I’ve been to! Food was incredible and our servers Natalie and Elbe went above and beyond to make our dining experience special

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marionb0456
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Rico W, General Manager at Basic Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there!
______________________________________________________________________

So nice to hear from you on our Tripadvisor page, thank you!
______________________________________________________________________

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

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC

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