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Bistro 1682

Steenberg Estate, Steenberg Road | Tokai, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Tapas
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

we had a wonderful tasting at Steenberg, which i cant credit here as it seems that the bistro has got nothing to do with the tasting room. after deciding that we want to go for a meal, for which we did not book, the reaction was almost like 'what an idiot does not book for a sunday lunch?' we were... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We were a table of seven on the 17th August. I ordered the roast chicken which was very grey when it arrived and was not edible. I picked at it not to cause a stir with my guests. I was violently till on Sunday night through to Tuesday morning, having to call the doctor for a house visit. I wrote... More

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Doha
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We had lunch there recently; 2 good meals, one boring, one really disappointing ... 3 tiny pieces of fish and a zigzag of sauces. No veg, nothing else. As host it was extremely embarrassing - I would never risk taking business associates there again. Slow service too; slow arrival of food, sloooow removal of plates, waited ages to be offered... More

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

A good place but the breakfast menu is lacking. As for their bacon ... gosh it is not at all good. nice place on a nic eday but the service could be improved as could the menu.

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Cape Town
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

We ate at Bistro Sixteen82 yesterday and we were all very impressed. I had the fillet steak. It was grilled exactly as I requested and it looked beautiful. The taste was even better. The garnish complimented the taste and it was perfect! With the streak I got a marrow ball deep fried... Just what the LCHF dieter needs!!! The setting... More

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Cape Town
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62 reviews 62 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

We ate at Bistro Sixteen82 yesterday and we were all very impressed. I had the fillet steak. It was grilled exactly as I requested and it looked beautiful. The taste was even better. The garnish complimented the taste and it was perfect! With the streak I got a marrow ball deep fried... Just what the LCHF dieter needs!!! The setting... More

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Cape Town
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96 reviews 96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

With a beautiful setting above the Steenberg Vineyards, a stylish, modern interior which includes restaurant and wine-bar and a tasting lounge, Bistro 1682 is a treat. Not an inexpensive venue, and not a huge menu - and all the better for it because whatever comes out of the kitchen is really well done. The Beef Tataki, Cream of Potato Soup... More

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Paarl, South Africa
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161 reviews 161 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We were a family of four and went on a Saturday after doing the excellent wine tasting. We came hungry, so we ordered a variety of food. The food is good and the service good. But do not come here if you are on a budget, it is quite expensive. Important to book in advance.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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177 reviews 177 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This is a lovely bistro on Steenberg estate, when we went there on Friday, it was crowded - suggest you always book in advance. The food is excellent, best Wagyu beef burger ever (served with Parmesan shoestring fries)! Excellent service, great atmosphere. One of the best options in the Constantia wine area.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

It was a typical winter afternoon in the mother city & the drive to the Bistro 1682 had already warmed me up. On entering the inner space the atmosphere and vibe was what was needed for the cold - warm & welcoming. The food was excellent although a little late but the service, ambience & the ever pleasing staff more... More

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