“Heads-Up” – Basic Bistro, Stellenbosch

Basic Bistro is a cosy restaurant right in the heart of Stellenbosch. They have been making locals and strangers feel at home for many years, with a dedicated focus on using quality ingredients to prepare all meals while setting a comfortable and intimate atmosphere for their guests.
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Address: 31 Church St, Stellenbosch

Hours: 7:30am-10pm Mon-Fri, 9am-10pm Sat-Sun

Basic Bistro focuses on creating dishes of an international standard.  They also pride themselves on a finely selected and intimate wine list that ranges from ‘Easy Drinking’ to ‘Connoisseur Wines’.
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Oats Full House (R45) w/chopped dates, cinnamon, sliced banana & crushed almonds  (make sure you ask for almond milk)


Toasted Ciabatta Slices (R28) w/olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Optional: add home-made dukkah (R18), basil pesto (28), hummus (R18) or sun-dried tomato pesto (R28)

Vegan Delight Rustic Open Sandwich (R59) served on toasted ciabatta w/hummus, mushroom, red onion & rocket, served with crispy wafer fries

Thai Stirfry (R59) w/Thai sauce, coconut milk & rice noodles

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Asian Bistro Stirfry (R59) (DISH IS HOT, ASK FOR NOT!) Thai-style stirfry w/red cabbage, fresh coriander leaves, chillies & crushed nuts, served on a bed of rice noodles in their special ginger-soy reduction

Italian Stirfy (R59) w/home-made Italian tomato-based sauce, olives, mushrooms & rice noodles

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Basic Bistro is fully booked on most evenings (7 days a week), so make sure you book at least 1-3 days in advance on 021 883 3629 or 081 271 2234. They’ve also kindly requested that you avoid emailing them to make reservations.

Peace xx

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