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The Bench Eatery & Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


Bar, Grill, Pub, Diner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Bench while on our holiday in George. We don't dine out a lot, but decided to visit The Bench because of the outside of the restaurant that attracted us. Dorette was our waiter and helped us a lot with our food and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank BiankaViljoen96
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

My first trip to George on business, came here by recommendation by some local colleagues and was super impressed. It was a great location, had a variety of seating options inside and out, and the food was great quality and price. Marissa was exceptional, every...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Troy C
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

The Bench has a warm and welcoming atmosphere which, coupled with excellent service and great food, makes for an all-round pleasant night out. Rib special is not to be missed!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Meggles77
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Grab a kilo of ribs for R100. They are tasty and you'll have lunch for the next day. Upstairs is great.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roger V
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The Burgers at the Bench are really something special. Also the staff is very friendly and I will definitely go back again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wander38920523241
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Cocktails for days at good prices, food and service time excellent! Pizza's are lit, waiters super friendly.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank smoothluke
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We popped in the Bench for afternoon drinks and snack and were not disappointed, Friendly staff. I tried some of the local beers which were very interesting.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JasonGR1983
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on Tuesday for the Rib special. It was flippen fantastic! Service was nice, the fat chef even came out of the kitchen and came to our tablet to ask us how the ribs were..... Totally amazing! Everyone was super friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CarrynW10
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Awesome Service , Awesome Food , Great Company all in all we had a perfect Night here at the Bench will return very soon.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Misscupido
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is a great place with good food and an awesome atmosphere. Could spend hours here with friends over a few beers.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Coles8
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13 May 2015|
Response from Travelagent1970 | Property representative |
Good day and thank you for your question. Unfortunately we are not yet licensed, but you are more than welcome to bring your own wine. We do not charge corkage and we supply ice and glasses. Hope to see you soon!
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