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Pastis

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French, Bar, European, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Constantia Main Road | Shop 12, High Constantia Centre, Constantia, South Africa
+27 21 794 8334
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08:30 - 22:00
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You get what you pay for - nothing more and nothing less. A South African breakfast will set you back R75 - and it's good - but nothing that makes it stand out as a great breakfast. Friendly staff, although not too many of them around. Not wheelchair friendly as the toilets are down the dungeons. Outside and inside sections... More 

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Thank ElsaHoffmann
Cape Town
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306 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went for breakfast with friends. Service was confused and food was okay. Really not much else to say.

Helpful?
Thank kalgran
Lorraine S, Public Relations Manager at Pastis, responded to this review

Sorry to read this. May I asking that you please email reservations@pastisbrasserie.co.za with more detail or send us your contact number so that we may obtain more detail about the problem and improve our service where necessary. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eating outside even of a cool evening with the heaters and fires burning with the addition of Jenny and the Jameses playing, makes for a magical experience. The food is always on point with attentive service and generous portions. The major attraction though is the combination of fine restaurant and exceptional music,

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Thank NedLees
Lorraine S, Public Relations Manager at Pastis, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review - we are happy to hear you enjoy the food & music at Pastis. More 

Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With such mixed reviews and warnings from friends I was rather apprehensive in trying Pastis but I wanted a restaurant with an outdoor area and something for everyone on the menu for a special celebration lunch. We certainly won't be rushing back! The service was slow and very haphazard. It took awhile from drinks to arrive and even longer for... More 

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Thank Cathy B
Lorraine S, Public Relations Manager at Pastis, responded to this review

We have investigated your complaint and would like to communicate directly with you. Would you please contact the General Manager at reservations@pastisbrasserie.co.za More 

Maennedorf, Switzerland
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81 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we took a chance and stopped at the Pastis. the athmosphere was great with lots of local people and a good band. the selection of food is good however the dishes we had where not as nice as expected

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Thank bscyb
Lorraine S, Public Relations Manager at Pastis, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and happy you enjoyed your evening with us. We have noted your other comments. More 

Tiverton, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pastis is an informal little bit of heaven in Constantia. Nothing pretentious, just good food, lovely wines with friendly happy service tucked away in a corner of Constantia that is close enough to the Constantia shopping mall to be really convenient whilst sufficiently distant to be well away from the car parks and crowds. In the summer or on a... More 

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Thank HCSACT
Lorraine S, Public Relations Manager at Pastis, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review. We are very happy to know that you enjoy Pastis, the food, beverage & service. More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my wife, on a brief escapade of a busy week, last minute decision.... Let's try Pastis... Wine list very appealing, menu interesting, restaurant let down, in serious need of a refurb, service was fine 2 1/2 on duty( waiters) not very busy but initial service took a bit long since our server was almost due on her pregnancy... More 

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Lorraine S, Public Relations Manager at Pastis, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We will address the issues that you have raised. A revamp is being planned for later this winter. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Service always great, food always delicious and fresh. Pastis is consistent in their delivery of efficient service and good food. You can never go wrong!

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Thank Roxzan M
Lorraine S, Marketing at Pastis, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review. We are pleased that you enjoy Pastis and trust you will continue to do so and bring you friends. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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140 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We go to Pastis fairly regularly but less so since they took their divine lemon tart off the menu! I can highly recommend their delicious Pepper Steak and friends have drooled over the mussels. Service is good and the ambience is fabulous.

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Thank Maggy1408
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Back to Pastis again, one of many visits over the years. Nice relaxed & comfortable ambience. Food and wine as good as ever. Staff very efficient and friendly. No doubt we will be back again on our next SA holiday!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 20
Cuisine
French, Bar, European, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Constantia Main Road | Shop 12, High Constantia Centre, Constantia, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 8334

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