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Cafe BonBon

Excelsior Road | La Petite Dauphine Guest Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 2679
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Excelsior Road | La Petite Dauphine Guest Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visted on a cold winter’s morning for a family breakfast. Although the waiter got the order wrong, the food was great. Warm and inviting. Overall a great place for a family breakfast.

Thank JoeyBar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was average +. service average, setting beautiful. The restaurant &outside area is truly amazing. I can imagine a wedding at the venue.

Thank 331YvetteR
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We’ve eaten at BonBon in the evening before and with it being such a nice sunny winter’s day we were pleasantly surprised by the nice outdoor area, which was actually one of three options. A really interesting winter menu that had a number of great...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Franschhoek is very quiet in the winter and Cafe Bonbon has a midweek film night serving a homely supper. The acoustics of the film were not great and the food is a homely supper. It should be supported for doing something a little different

Thank john m
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Here's our story; My boyfriend, and I wanted to do something different, close to home (we're locals). So I told him about Café Bonbon. I've been there several times over the years with my family, to celebrate anniversaries, birthdays, and so forth. I hadn't been...More

Thank Tayytjie
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Went for breakfast one Saturday morning. The venue itself is very pretty. The food and the coffee was average. The staff were friendly and service was good.

Thank Jamie P
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

This was recommended by friends so we stopped off on our way to Hermanus. The area is stunning and so is cafe bonbon. Beautiful location and cafe. Staff friendly and very good high quality food. Highly recommend this place.

Reviewed May 20, 2018

We celebrated life and friendship at Cafe BonBon last night during the Franschhoek Literary Festival. An evening of music and fine food together with delicious wine. The service was exceptional. Food was outstanding with attention to detail. The room was warm and cosy with lovely...More

Thank WendyDaffarn
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

we went there with a group of friends and all had a 3 course lunch. the food had no taste, the desserts were much too sweet, the parfait was no parfait. never again

Thank Luxury_Traveller_BL
Reviewed May 17, 2018

A recent movie night experience was exceptional. Our hotel recommends we stay and the food was lovely. A simple pasta elevated to a “fine dining” dish. Well done.

Thank Dave M
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September 10, 2016|
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Response from MatLJ | Property representative |
Hi Please see our correct Child Policy below: Children are more than welcome at Café BonBon. We expect parents/guardians to please look after their kids and ensure that they do not disturb other guests. Kindly keep them... More
Olga V
February 1, 2016|
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Response from zitavskeho | Reviewed this property |
In front below the tree is very nice
Merrin K
December 11, 2015|
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Response from judithlorraine123 | Reviewed this property |
hhmmm...i wouldnt go to franschhoek without a car even though it is a safe place and much of the central area is easily accessible on foot. you´ll miss out on far too much. the surrounding are stunning and who wants to join... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Excelsior Road | La Petite Dauphine Guest Farm, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 2679
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