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La Belle Bistro & Bakery

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Alphen Drive | The Alphen Boutique Hotel, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 795 6336
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8:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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82 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Alphen Hotel/La Belle is Constantia's answer to Lanzerac: well kept Cape Dutch surtoundings, a great terrace under the oak trees (with -alas- also a great view on the parking lot, but since it is Constantia, it is a rather spectacular parking lot), friendly and efficient service, excellent food (although the cooking team might be less generous with the supply of... More 

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Thank Philip D
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

really tasty food with good service in a pretty setting! lots of choices catering to all great salads, burgers( including veggie), wine list, smoothies and deserts!

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Thank paulaU1131XX
Durban, South Africa
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The setting of La Belle is idyllic. Sitting outside under the umbrellas next to the fire was a better choice than inside with an aircon and fire operating at the same time. Portion sizes were rather large so we shared the starters and mains. Mussel starter and perfectly cooked norwegian salmon for main course were delicious. The kale served with... More 

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Thank Maliga
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We regularly visit La Belle and have always enjoyed the food and ambience. We also regularly order the same meals. We were therefore shocked to discover, at our last visit, that the sandwich portion has halved in size - exactly halved, it used to come as two portions of baguette, it's now one - while the price has remained the... More 

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Thank TLBDavies
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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491 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in the Alphen Hotel, La Belle Bistro & Bakery is a very pleasant & friendly dining experience. Friendly & welcoming staff; a comprehensive menu; plenty of space; good service & tasty food - La Belle ticks all the boxes......& its local which makes it even more appealing. Plenty of safe parking.

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Thank Marguerite W
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Great venue for a light lunch. The service is attentive and efficient and the food delicious. We would happily go back anytime.

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Thank CHARLES D
Oranjemund
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This was our first visit to La Belle which we thought would be a good option on a sunny and fine Cape spring day. It is obviously a popular choice, judging by the number of people who were seated at the patio tables, enjoying the the very agreeable setting. The staff were very cheery and positive and we soon had... More 

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Thank Unasinga
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Guys your portions have shrunk and your food quality isn't what it used to be. This used to be my favourite spot and now I can't have that same bang for buck AND enjoy the ambiance that you also provide. I truly hope you bring the bar back up. I'll come again in a while and see but if it's... More 

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Thank Gabriele G
Balikpapan, Indonesia
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52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

A beautiful place to have breakfast or Brunch in the summer, sitting in the courtyard. The Alphen is a stunning place.

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Thank Andy Y
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

We love going to La Belle - we think the hamburger is the best in CT. Tried something else on the menu last night and was so so disappointed. Can confidently tell you - don't order the Gnocchi. The manager was fantastic and offered to change the dish, but I was already quite full so declined. Which is why I'm... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alphen Drive | The Alphen Boutique Hotel, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 795 6336
  • This restaurant is at The Alphen Boutique Hotel

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