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Butterfly's Bistro

Main Road, Hogsback 5721, South Africa
+27 45 962 1326
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (45 reviews)
“wraps” (4 reviews)
“juice” (5 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Hogsback 5721, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely place to sit and have a relaxed bite to eat. Service is a tad slow but location and atmosphere more than make up for it.

Thank stephanie_els91
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Excellent breakfasts with best fresh fruit-veg juice concoction I ever tasted. Charming owner totally devoted to the town and the area. Very helpful recommendations.

Thank lgf2015
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Butterfly’s Bistro for a quick afternoon snack after waking to Madonna and Child Waterfall! We were pleasantly surprised to find that the bistro catered for Vegans. We sat outside under the tree (in the cold, by choice) and sipped on Sherry and...More

Thank KirstyBrown001
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I was in Hogsback recently and we stopped into the Butterfly Bistro. Kind of drizzly, kind of crowded. We ordered a couple beers...I was amazed at the notation they had on their menu regarding previous timing for delivery at 45 minutes, but then they reduced...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018

This relaxed bistro offers the usual menu of reasonable food. They are very open about having to wait 30mins for any order and this is not overestimated. If you have time to spare it is a good spot to while away an hour or two.

Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is a nice place to visit, have a few craft beers under the big tree. Every Saturday there is a market as well, very interesting.

Thank Elzabe D
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We had breakfast with friends (including children). The coffee was excellent, breakfast did not take too long to arrive (although there was a warning that it might take long) and the breakfast was really tasty. The restaurant has a nice outdoor setting underneath a big...More

Thank Gerard K
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Although service is slow - but to be fair you are warned on the menu! Great prego roll and vegetarian burger

Thank Ruggedchris
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

It’s not often you find a great tasting burger for vegetarians but the one at Butterfly Bistro was more than i expected! It didn’t need any extra toppings because the pattie was so full of flavor and so juicy. The other veggie options also looked...More

Thank Charlene B
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Peaceful setting under a gigantic oak tree. Waitress was friendly. Although we were warned of a long wait for our meal, we did not expect to wait for over an hour. The meal was average. If you are looking for lengthy, laid back dining this...More

Thank Catherine L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Hogsback 5721, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Hogsback
  • Phone Number: +27 45 962 1326
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