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Oude Slaven Huis

2 Lambrechts Street | Huguenot Museum, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 2192
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
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Dec 4, 2017
“Delicious Authentic South African Food”
Oct 17, 2017
“Tastes of South Africa”
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$$ - $$$
2 Lambrechts Street | Huguenot Museum, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

The most charming little restaurant situated on the premises of the Huguenot Museum. They serve authentic South African food. I particularly enjoyed their venison pie and brandy pudding. On a sunny day, you can sit outside and soak up the lovely surroundings.

Thank gaynorv54
Reviewed October 17, 2017

While staying in Franshoek we needed a change from all the french based food we had been eating. At the "Oude Slaven Huis" , which is housed in the stables below the historic slave house, we found some true Cape food. We had one of...More

Thank 358hughm
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We enjoyed lunch in this lovely old building in the grounds of the Huguenot Memorial Museum. There was not much indoor seating, so they were full fairly quickly. Service was a bit slow but the wait was worthwhile. The menu, though not very extensive, covered...More

Thank Jilldutoit
Reviewed April 21, 2017

If you want a break from busy central Franschhoek - do yourself a favour and enjoy a perfect moment in time at Olivias Oude Slaven. Delicious home cooked meals and friendly fast service combined with peace and tranquility (not to forget the tasty craft beer)...More

Thank christineWilderness
Reviewed January 21, 2017

I have just reviewed this under the monument by mistake, but I say again that the breakfast was freshly cooked for us, scrambled eggs with smoked salmon was delicious, and we loved the young man who served us, and was so attentive.

Thank carolbhickman
Reviewed November 23, 2016

Nice afternoon place, good service and good food don't forget to order a glass of wine. Andre De Nysschen

Thank ajdenysschen
Reviewed November 10, 2016

A lovely fresh little restaurant adjacent to the museum. We just had tea and scones which were delicious, the service was perfect. Why sit on the pavement, getting bumped and stared at when such a gem exists. Make the effort and go.

2  Thank Wrinkleytraveller
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Set in the grounds of the memorial on the outskirts of Franschhok, but well within walking distance. Sit outside and enjoy the peace and quiet. The menu is small, but the service is friendly and prompt. We had a competent scrambled eggs with smoked salmon...More

Thank spark41
Reviewed June 21, 2016

worth the small fee to learn about its beginnings and founders of the area. small shop. 2 museums in one fee.

Thank takename
Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Lovely quiet setting,great meal the restuarant is really affordable and staff were absolutely friendly👍

1  Thank Ursula A
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$75 - $135
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lambrechts Street | Huguenot Museum, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 2192
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Hidden Gem, quite, relaxed atmosphere, wide open spaces to enjoy good qaulity food while sipping on a glass of wine.
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