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Bouchon Wine Bar & Bistro

95 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 21 422 0695
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (11 reviews)
“tapas” (31 reviews)
“beef tataki” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Wine Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
95 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here for date night and the wine and food were so divine! Definitely recommend to everyone. Amazing tapas!

Thank KittyJam
Reviewed yesterday

The Bouchon will get very busy very early, so booking is the recommended option. The tapas choice is quite large, changes frequently, and the quality is there. The food is delicious indeed! Although busy, the service is rather fast, almost too fast.

Thank jrgg206
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little place we had been before, why not try again. A warm welcome and lucky timing as we had not booked but managed to get a table. There is a nice range to choose from but do remember they are tapas size (pricey for...More

Thank nmaria
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The bistro gave us personalized and their full attention during the evening of my partners birthday celebrations! I would highly recommend Bouchon. Great food amazing wine! Only down side was the portion sizes were slightly small but even plate was packed with flavour!

Thank Serena S
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is highly recommended by our host Steven, at Villa Rosa Guest House Hotel in Cape Town. We were completed by friends who live here in Cape Town but we're on familiar with the restaurant. They have now added Bouchon to their list of...More

Thank Kiliboomer
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Hidden little place with such great food. We ordered quite a few dishes between the 4 of us and everything we had, tasted delicious from The aubergine to The kudu and sweet breads. The portion sizes were very generous.The house wine was great too. Definitely...More

Thank Bhamini R
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Bouchon Wine Bar is hidden away - just off Bree Street. Lovely welcome and a super dinner. A very tasty selection of dishes and wines!

Thank Stef M
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Great tapas, everything was amazing, way above average. The beef, and mussels were great but the surprise of the day was the risotto. Good wine list, will have to go back.

Thank charlbrink
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Great tapas. But beware - portions are large and it’s easy to over order. We had 4 dishes for the two of us and it was plenty. They get a 4 instead of a 5 because we ordered 5 dishes, but they failed to bring...More

Thank TheDogAteMyHomework
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

After a week dining out in Cape Town, this was by far my favorite place. Overall great ambiance, friendly wait staff and delicious tapas- the gnocchi was buenísimo! Check it out, you won’t be disappointed.

Thank Marcel B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 0695
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