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Flaming Ostrich - CLOSED

119 Baron Van Rheede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 71 659 1205
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible31%
Dec 13, 2014
“Never known how big those eggs are!”
Aug 3, 2014
“Dreadful food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Swiss, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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119 Baron Van Rheede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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11 - 16 of 16 reviews

Reviewed April 11, 2013

We were the only ones in at 6.30 on a Saturday evening. Food was OK, nothing special but I can see why they weren't packed out. Probably would not return - there are better options nearby.

Thank LancashireLass21
Reviewed March 22, 2013

It seemed quiet in the Swiss Bistro, however there were a couple of tables in there. It turns out, the other customers were in fact friends of the owner, not paying customers! The service from the waitress wasn't fantastic - in fact, it was rather...More

Thank Matt G
Reviewed March 14, 2013 via mobile

The restaurant we wanted to go to was full so we had to go to the Swiss Bistro. Sorry to say but it's absolutely terrible. The seats are extremely hard and wobble on the uneven floor. Plus when people walk by the floor moves and...More

Thank 171,959
Reviewed September 27, 2012

the place is very homely and has an aviary and a big black hen roaming around ! Service is pleasant and place is neat.

Thank SouthAfricaBella
Reviewed March 6, 2012

For many years I enjoyed the Swiss Bistro as one of the best in town. Recently it changed owners. I took my parents-in-law there and their main dish : the bushmansosatie was outspoken horrible, served half cold with chewy, bad-quality meat. I confronted the manager...More

2  Thank Safari-gids
Reviewed March 4, 2012

For the first time in my life I sent a meal back. How this place even has the audacity to call itself a restaurant and expect customers pay is beyond me. All I can surmise is that as there is a bar attached, most of...More

1  Thank mamakudu
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Baron Van Rheede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa (Formerly Swiss Bistro)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 71 659 1205
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Description
Flaming Ostrich has a lovely court yard in the front and then a lovely inside dining area that goes out to the back with a lovely outside seatiing area with a little pond and cages with birds and bunnies. A lovely place to bring your family or to come for business or just to come and have a quiet dinner
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