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The Brazen Head - CLOSED

62 Andringa Street, Stellenbosch Stellenbosch, 7600, South Africa
+27 21 882 9672
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good35%
  • Average29%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Apr 2016
“Very social place and lots of fun!!”
9 Dec 2015
“Now called The Happy Oak!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Bar, Irish, Pub
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62 Andringa Street, Stellenbosch Stellenbosch, 7600, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Now called 'Happy Oak' (though it will always be Brazen Head for long time locals such as myself) ~ it is in my view the best pub in Stellenbosch!! Attracts many different kinds of people, a popular spot for functions and the best pub to...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 9 December 2015

I visited the restaurant with my student daughter and a friend. Service was prompt and efficient. We had a burger special which was reasonably priced. The burger patties were rather dense in texture but tasty. My daughter had the chicken burger and was very happy...More

Thank michelefromearth
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Watched the springboks lose to Japan in this place and still left feeling good. That's when you know the food, drinks and atmosphere is really great!!! Waitress was exceptional and must have been a wizard because every time I looked up to call her, she...More

Thank Angelique C
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This used to be my local pub, glad to see it's still doing well! They used to show all the National/International Rugby matches, as well as serve excellent, inexpensive food. Guinness was around 12 Rand, and all the staff were friendly. Locals, students, and tourists...More

Thank SpringboksUk
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Pleasantly surprised by the food we received here. It was very, very good and not what we expected. Pub itself is very old and european looking. Lots of beer to choose from and food has a lot of choices. Bangers and mash and a chicken,...More

Thank kuips2
Reviewed 1 July 2013

If you want a taste of the student life this is the place to go. The food is good value for money as the servings are huge, classic pub style and the food is tasty! The outdoor seating is a lovely vibe and it is...More

Thank Lizzy741
Reviewed 1 May 2013

Pub in the heart of Stellenbosch. This is a Student hangout. It has a cosy outside area. Live entertainments some evenings. Also have a separate function area.

Thank WingDray
Reviewed 13 December 2012

Cool place. One of the oldest kuier plekkies in Stellenbosch. I'd advise a beer and a go at the 1kg steak challenge! I did it and got a certificate and name against the wall! if a 1kg steak is maybe a bit too daunting there...More

Thank Madele-helen
Reviewed 3 September 2012

All you would expect from an Irish pub - great fun, noisy, for the young and young at heart! Thanks to Moira for looking after us and making this our "local" in Stellenbosch!

Thank spanielize
Reviewed 28 February 2012

Brazen Head has a bar for pub crawling, a court yard for relaxed drinking and a restaurant for special dinners. Works in between the students and Stellenbosch vibe - still is Irish!

Thank Wyn_Varkie
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Bar, Irish, Pub
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Andringa Street, Stellenbosch Stellenbosch, 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 882 9672
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