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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
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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83 reviews 83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 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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103 reviews 103 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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171 reviews 171 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 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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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

I cannot believe it has taken me this long to visit Bistro 1682. The entire experience from beginning to end was superb. Solid service, beautiful food and a design that is second to none. Will be back!!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The setting at Steenberg is amazing. The wine is very good and the food is great. i love the ploughmans platter. The tapas options are also exceptional. Well worth a visit. I normally visit after lunch and enjoy their sparkling wine and a cheese and parma ham platter.

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Cape Town
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We have eaten at Bistro 1682 on a number of occasions and have always enjoyed it. It is beautifully appointed and situated in the wine cellars of the Steenberg golf estate in the leafy Tokai area of Cape Town. The menu is interesting, the service excellent and the food equally as good. The Steenberg wines are also first class. Lunch... More

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boshog
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Absolutely fabulous when it first opened - Complacency has now set in !- Slow unprofessional Service - Mediocre food , especially the Mezze - tasteless

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