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1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0544
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“nachos” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (88 reviews)
“mighty meaty” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 George Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We usually eat at Bongos when in wilderness. They have the most delicious home made pizza with a very thin base that is tantalising.

2  Thank sarre1020
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Delicious thin based pizzas with wide and interesting selection of toppings to chose from. The chicken nachos is also recommendable. Good service with good atmosphere. We sat outside on the balcony and if you are concerned about being chilly, they have drop down sides to...More

1  Thank Seonaid B
Reviewed 22 December 2017

very good service especially Amanda , place to go when in Wilderness. A romantic hidden place with good food and variety of drinks.

1  Thank Frank B
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Loved our dinner at Bongo’s. Good music and vibe. Make sure you try the banana colada :) The service was amazing too - thanks Amanda! Xx

1  Thank Di03
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Bongos looks like the place all the locals know about. Tucked away behind the petrol station, it doesn't have the appearance of the main road establishments, but don't let that influence you. Great run base pizza, the South African pizza with lamb and onion is...More

1  Thank Eddie D
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Friendly and enthusiastic staff, great food and excellent service. Would recommend Bongos to everyone!

1  Thank sune d
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice bar, friendly staff and Good pizza. The owners Are nice people. I can really recommend this bar.

1  Thank Heinrich N
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We were returning to Wilderness for a holiday recently so several trips to Bongos were a must. Happy to say it was just as fab as we remembered. The couple who own it clearly put their heart and soul into the place - and it...More

1  Thank QMarysalumni
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Back In the sun after another long year! A great welcome vibe from Bongos, our favourite on the Garden Route. That place gets better and better and pizzas 100% the best we come across on our trip

1  Thank pandGra1
Reviewed 30 September 2017 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!

2  Thank Ricardo N
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 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.
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