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Reuben's - CLOSED

19 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek, South Africa
+27 21 876 3772
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
19 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek, South Africa
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Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Went to Reuben's close to Chamonix for my bachelorette dinner. Food was so average. So disappointed for a restaurant rated one of the best in CT. My risotto was under cooked and extremely bland. Friends springbok was so salty. Other friends beef cheek was more...More

Thank Melina P
Reviewed July 26, 2016

We decided to have lunch at Reuben's on a Monday afternoon (many other restaurants are closed on a Monday). They are currently located at Chamonix and what a wonderful location and setting! The food was extraordinary and the chef's board had the most amazing dishes!...More

Thank Wscott010
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Absolutely stunning in every way except found the staff to be a bit grumpy but as the food was so delicious will definitely be back

Thank MargeritaV
Reviewed July 15, 2016

Situated on the Chamonix estate one is welcomed in the small establishment with crackling fire places and a friendly buzz in the small room. Very friendly and accommodating service (we had a one-year old with us), food was served quickly and the dishes recommended were...More

Thank Karinonherway
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

The food here is amazing and the staff are friendly and efficient. This is an extremely popular place so booking in advance is necessary.

Thank 374matthewp
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Stunning food and service. Best mushroom soup ever! All meat was cooked to perfection. Staff were helpful and simply delightful.

Thank 221kathyg61
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Reuben's is the place where I have dinner when I am in Franschhoek. It is a very good kitchen and the service is excellent. You are always warm welcomed and the meny is a nice reading. The food is nicely presented and gives you often...More

Thank Anders E
Reviewed June 21, 2016

The food was pretty good but not brilliant. Experience was let down by slow service and a long wait for our food.

Thank Abainborough
Reviewed June 20, 2016

If you don't eat anywhere else in Franschoek, EAT at Reuben's. he has opened at Chamonix (REALLY GREAT WINES, especially the Greywacke Pinotage. I am not sure if the move was intended to be permanent (to Racine at Chamonix) or temporary while the "in town"...More

Thank Roly A
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Very excited about dinning at the famous Reuben's, but the food is over complicated. We had a very average dining experience. We dine very often, and enjoy food, not a food critic tough, but expected more.

Thank gjordaan7
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 3772
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