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Ambiance - CLOSED

61 Somerset Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
+27 49 891 0250
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
17 Jul 2014
“Very charming restaurant with gallery”
11 Mar 2014
“Just Awfull!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
61 Somerset Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Reviewed 17 July 2014

My boyfriend and I went here for dinner one night, service is good, food is good, the ambiance is vert charming and they have a lovely gallery behind the restaurant. The owner told us a lot about the pieces he collected through the years, Very...More

Thank fem020
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Thank goodness this restaurant has closed! The one and only meal we had there was just awfull. After complaining to the waitress, on leaving the owner pretended not to have been informed. He asked us to return and enjoy a complementary meal. Needless to say,...More

Thank 633pennys
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Good food at a good price. Nothing too fancy, fairly straight forward menu. Always busy, particularly at the weekends. Lot of locals eat here too - always a good sign

Reviewed 12 January 2014

Must be honest love the venue it is stunning and fits into the town :) Food was not really good and service was awefull! Only reason why we went as they are dog friendly.

Thank Fred719
Reviewed 25 December 2013

Okay, so we weren't expecting the best food in South Africa when we stopped on a Sunday in the little town of Graaf Reniet, but this was just ridiculously bad. Service was slow and the food was even slower - it took 65 minutes for...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 17 November 2013

We had lunch this afternoon and returned for dinner. Both times good food and very friendly staff ! Next time in Graaf Reinet we return!

Thank Albertnlsa
Reviewed 1 November 2013

In an old house in Somerset Street Graaff-Reinet, we where lucky to find this ''funky'' and ''artsy'' restaurant ! We sat outside near the gallery. The menu had a couple of good choices. We wanted ''Roosterkoek", but they had none left. However, the ''Ambiance Breakfast''...More

Thank Susan V
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Wonderfull food ,atmosfeer great ,service surpurb a new gallery opened and it's really excellent , really a nice place to visit !!!

Thank clive96
Reviewed 5 April 2013

It is under a new name; “Ambiance”. The wine was cold, the curry nice but watch out for the serenade by the owners (and the load Chariots of Fire which was the only other music it seems). It is a perfect way to put any...More

Thank Megachiroptera
Reviewed 26 January 2013 via mobile

Service started off well but went down hill fast. Main courses arrived but our starters had not come. The waitress said she would bring them but as we had got the main course we said to cancel the starters. I do not think she was...More

1  Thank lululemon19
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Somerset Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Graaff-Reinet
  • Phone Number: +27 49 891 0250
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