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1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0544
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wed - Thu 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Thanks for the great service and awesome atmosphere! ! Henry and Johan provided fantastic service and went above and beyond to create a memorable experience. 10 out of 10! A absolute must visit when in wilderness! See you soon!

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Thank Charles J
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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37 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Wilderness there are few really good restaurants and you need to book, last night we hadn't and so ended up at Bongos. It's upstairs at the Caltex petrol station overlooking the highway. Inside it has five bench type tables then there's the pool room and outside is a covered deck area which permits smoking. The menu consists solely of... More 

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Thank Neville F
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Henry welcomed and served us very professionally and in a very friendly manner We have never visited Bongos before but the service, pizzas and friendliness after a boring journey really made our day Lovely food and a couple of drinks later and we were back on the road home to Plett Thanks Guys.....very relaxing Peter and Linda

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great vibe, excellent pizza, and ICE cold beers! Ask for when there next deep house deck party is as thats a great day out! Owners are hands on and always there to have a laugh or two with!

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1 Thank RichKIR
Zhuhai, China
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a wonderful place to visit when you've had enough of the fine dining and wine drinking (yes it's possible!). I hear the pizzas are the best in town, we visited in the evening so didn't have a chance to try unfortunately. We wanted to watch a particular football match and they put it on for us. Very friendly and... More 

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Thank pdbails
Bloemfontein, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do yourself a favour and visit. Pizza bases are perfectly thin with delish toppings. Have some rum and raspberry with that. Suitable for a chilled date night as well as get together with friends

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Thank jettza44
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to bongos a while. Friendly and always smiling staff. Amazing pizza! Will spread the word in the Caribbean 😎🍹 Louize and Stuart

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Thank louize b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden behind the petrol station we found this place.Worth while searching for it: great pizzas with good toppings and you can create your own topping= add extra ingredients

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Thank Veronique v
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a great time! Bongos Pitte shooter is a must! Barman all very friendly and look like they enjoy working there!

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Thank Iamsthestig
Cape Town
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

If you love pizza, this is the place to go. Nice thin crust, with lots of toppings. Atmosphere is cozy and laid back.

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1 Thank Tracey F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $10
Cuisine
Bar, Italian, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0544
Description
Join us at Bongos Bar & Pizzeria in Wilderness, near George, South Africa. It's the perfect place for locals and tourists alike to hang out after a day of work, travel or adventure in the Western Cape. Our pizza's are known for their thin, crispy base and abundance of fresh and tasty toppings and we are locally famous for our "Speciality" pizza range with toppings like Lamb and Pulled Pork. As the only bar in Wilderness we are open the latest so come and enjoy our relaxed and friendly atmosphere and you might just get involved in one awesome party! Bongos is perfect for birthday drinks, or special occasions so please contact us if you would like to make a booking. Open Hours Winter: Monday & Tuesday - CLOSED Wednesday - Friday 15:00 till late night. Saturday & Sunday 12:00 till late night.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?