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1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0544
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“nachos” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (84 reviews)
“mighty meaty” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bongos is definitely worth the Visit Awesome vibe and food and the owners Abby and Jacobus make it special for their customers Thanks Guys!

1  Thank Ricardo N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and amazing pizza, a must visit! Friendly staff and relaxed space to catch up with friends.

Thank Jocelyn T
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Entering the Restaurant , you have to climb a two story staircase that smells of secondhand smoke. And generally the place had a scummy feel to it. Its more of a bar than a restaurant. And not a classy bar. I was desperately hungry and...More

Thank Francois M
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The pizza at Bongos was really delicious. Staff is super friendly and there is a cool vibe with fire place and pool tables. Would recommend going with a group of friends or for a super chilled date night.

Thank Simphiwe H
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We went to Bongos on the recommendation of Ronnie (of Ronnies Sex Shop fame) on our visit to Wilderness. What a wonderful experience! Friendly wait staff, comfortable atmosphere and value for money food. I loved the craft gin selection and decor.

Thank carlap642
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Because of the dreadful fires between Sedgefield and Plettenberg Bay, we were unable to proceed to Plett for about 6 hours! We decided to stop off at Bongo's in Wilderness while we waited for the road to Plett to open up. What a great experience...More

1  Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is comfortable. I can see people from all ages gathering here. The employees are friendly and welcoming. The pizza is delectable and delightful. Try The Mushroom Medley... oh em ghee ...total yummy awesomeness. The South African is a close second tie with the...More

1  Thank Nicci H
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I came here years ago with my family & had such a great night, so I came back with big expectations and was not disappointed al all! Great cocktail menu, which is always a win for us! The pizza and nachos were delicious!! And a...More

Thank chasingTHEsun6001
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Love love love this place! Awesome people, awesome food and awesome service! Favorite menu item: mighty meaty nachos

Thank Maggie C
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Made some great friends here, place is spirited and the atmosphere is great. Thanks to Henry and Johan for a great evening. Awesome service

Thank MbayBiker007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0544
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Join us at Bongos Bar & Pizzeria in Wilderness, near George, South Africa. It's the perfect place for locals and tourists alike to hang out after a day of work, travel or adventure in the Western Cape. Our pizza's are known for their thin, crispy base and abundance of fresh and tasty toppings and we are locally famous for our "Speciality" pizza range with toppings like Lamb and Pulled Pork. As the only bar in Wilderness we are open the latest so come and enjoy our relaxed and friendly atmosphere and you might just get involved in one awesome party! Bongos is perfect for birthday drinks, or special occasions so please contact us if you would like to make a booking. Open Hours Winter: Monday & Tuesday - CLOSED Wednesday - Friday 15:00 till late night. Saturday & Sunday 12:00 till late night.
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