Been there on numerous occasions and with friends Food always exciting and the Dutch Chef takes a lot if care and effort in preparing the food. I would say it is one, if not the best culinary experience’s in Franschhoek!
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Waitrons were efficient, friendly and knowledgeable. nice choice of seating inside, outside under cover or truly outside which is a boon given that the weather, particularly at this time of the year, can be very warm.
Ohh Le Bon Vivant. Every time we eat with you the food is divine - tonight the quail in particular was a delight. The wine list is also fabulous. We can't give you less than 5 stars but can we give you one constructive suggestion?...More
An exquisite dining experience! Our meals were extraordinarily delicious and beautifully presented by a knowledgeable staff. The setting is charming and the wines recommenced perfectly paired with the food. Had we been in Franschhoek any longer than an overnight we would have returned to this...More
We ate at 3 restaurants in Franschhoek and you will see from the other two reviews it’s not been great. This was absolutely first class from start to finish. Staff were friendly and knowledgeable about both the food and the wine. The food was just...More
Booked this restaurant weeks in advance but found it very disappointing. After being shown to our table and being asked if we wanted water, no-one came back, with the water or to take our order. Finally waving down a waitress who had passed by several...More
We came on the recommandation of one of our fellow guests in the hotel, who considers Le Bon Vivant the best eatery in Franschhoek. Arriving with high expectations, we were (inevitably perhaps) disappointed. Our waiter took fifteen minutes to serve us anything at all or...More