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French Toast Wine & Tapas Bar - CLOSED

199 Bree Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 3839
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
16 May 2013
“Great Wines”
21 Mar 2013
“Classy, sophisticated night out”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
199 Bree Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 16 May 2013

The place is conveniently located and the upper level has a warm feel to it. The food is good although the portions are quite small & expensive. They have a huge variety of wines. Great place to go in the winter for a cosy wine-tasting...More

Thank KiteSchoolDisaster
Reviewed 21 March 2013

Sadly this property has been closed in Jan 2013 after the passing away of the owner (I read this only two months later in a press release). Had the best tapas, beautiful venue, very elegant, pretty, sophisticated, oozing charm. Great tapas, although a bit pricey...More

Thank Mademoiselle_Nomad
Reviewed 25 February 2013

A great Friday evening venue. Delicious wine by the glass, interesting tapas, very busy and buzzing. Seems to attract the creatives who work in the area. Very difficult to leave

Thank Dusanka
Reviewed 7 December 2012

At last Cape Town has a reliably great Winebar. Since the demise of Quaffers in the early waterfront days there has not been an upmarket wine bar of the likes. Enter "French Toast"! Beautifully decorated in an elegantly eclectic European style in a delightful old...More

Thank Kaydee24
Reviewed 22 November 2012

Wow - this was a truly enjoyable experience! The restaurant is set up in a really open and and funky eclectic style which could not be pinned down as Spanish, but it works. The menu is really well priced, and the portions are such that...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 10 November 2012

Although we arrived late on a Friday evening, the waitress was very polite and made an effort, with her manager, to serve us what we required. A charming spot for a dring and snack after a show.

Thank Clive F
Reviewed 4 November 2012

This restaurant has a lot going for it: modern, trendy decor, excellent wines by the glass, very knowledgeable servers, very interesting variety of unusual tapas to enjoy. The only downside was that it was noisy when we were there, as there was a large and...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 18 October 2012

This is a beautiful restaurant with delicious tapas and amazing wines by the glass - perfect for a snack after work as well as a leisurely evening with plate after plate. Recommended for sure - tapas are very tasty and always leave you wanting more!

Thank Louis_vCapeTown
Reviewed 27 September 2012

Fabulous wine selections from local wines to imported ones. We thoroughly enjoyed the "wine flight" which is a selection of three wines and includes 4-different options. We tried the unusual wines which was fantastic as sold by the glass it's pretty pricey and it's great...More

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 23 September 2012

This is a really nice place were you are also able to sit by yourself by the bar. The wine list is well thought through and offers a big selection of quality wines by the glass. Food is excellent and the facilities are chic with...More

Thank Lucas S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Spanish, Wine Bar
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Bree Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 3839
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