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“Great food and a buzzing atmosphere!”

Reuben's Restaurant and Bar
Ranked #5 of 101 Restaurants in Franschhoek
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 10 - US$ 20
Description: Twelve years of history, moments and memories, in one brand new location. Welcome to the restaurant home of South African chef Reuben Riffel!
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Description: Twelve years of history, moments and memories, in one brand new location. Welcome to the restaurant home of South African chef Reuben Riffel!
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Had dinner in private room at Reubens. Food was of a very high standard, nicely presented by attentive staff. The burrata starter was particularly noteworthy. Wine list was good and the outside terrace was a good venue for pre-dinner drinks. Will definitely return

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

My wife and I had the best lunch that we've had so far since arriving in Cape Town over two weeks ago and we've had nothing but great food. This place is total gourmet and does everything perfectly from service to presentation to preparing mouth watering masterpieces. If you go to Franschhoek, eat at Reuben's!

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

An excellent, relaxed fine dining restaurant, without the huge price tag. The restaurant is light and airy with a feeling of space.
A good choice of menu and an interesting wine list. The quality and presentation of the food was superb. My husband had the fillet steak, which was massive. I had the seafood open ravioli which was brilliant. My mouth waters thinking about it!! The cappuccino was also very good. The waiter was very helpful and aware of our needs. No question of having to attract somebody's attention. Will definitely go back next time we are in Franschhoek.

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Thank Sauvarin
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

The worst meal we had in South Africa. Slow service, average food, expensive and a limited menu.
A great disappointment

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GeorgeMFB, Manager at Reuben's Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Good day mcc0mbie.

I am truly saddened to see that your dining experience did not live up to your expectation, and our strive for service excellence. Would you be so kind as to elaborate and supply me with more information regarding your experience. Herewith some questions.
On what date did you dine with us?
Under what name was your reservation?
What menu items did you order that was not to your liking or expectation?
Did the manager on duty and service ambassador confirm that your meals were to your liking and enjoyable after the dishes were served?
Did you receive poor service from your service ambassador, and can you recall his or her name?
Was there a delay in food being served promptly?

It will be greatly appreciated if you can supply me with feedback as we strive for excellence and we always want to improve on any shortcomings.

Regards

George Malherbe


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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had the best meal of our holiday in Reuben's. We thoroughly enjoyed every spoonful and were sorry we were leaving the next night or we would have been back!

Thank LindaMac8
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