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Mon Plaisir @ Chamonix - CLOSED

Uitkyk Street, Franschhoek, South Africa
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible20%
11 Sep 2016
“Very pleasant visit”
13 Apr 2016
“We'll be returning”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Uitkyk Street, Franschhoek, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 11 September 2016

This was the third winery we had visited that day. However, it was a memorable experience because our host made us feel extremely welcomed. We sat at an outside table with the host and 4 bottles of wine. She was very knowledgeable about the wines...More

Thank WiseTravelsUSA
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We turned up for lunch without booking, and were immediately made to feel very welcome by our charming waitress. We only had a light lunch and a glass of wine, but that was enough to make us aware that when possible we should make a...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 4 May 2015

We used to go to the restaurant frequently before it moved over the road from the manor house and thoroughly enjoyed David's hospitality, food and service, to the extent that for special occasions we would head up to Franschhoek and Mon Plaisir. From a personal...More

Reviewed 25 November 2014

Great food great service. I had the mussels from the specials board. They were delicious. The wine tasting the tear was great too. Our host had real comical personality which made it fun.

Thank Flyboy3000
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Moving through the quaint and exceptionally cosy Wine and Schnapps tasting room (if you are able to tear yourself away), you will find the restaurant at Chamonix. Magnificent setting, it's like you're actually sitting in the middle of the magical mountian forest that surrounds you....More

Thank Graeme G
Reviewed 5 May 2014

loved the setting, feel as if you were sitting in a tree house in a forest. Food is brilliant and so are the wine and service. Was happily surprised

1  Thank lazy-henk
Reviewed 14 July 2013

We came in the off season, and were one of just a few to enjoy the beauty of this restaurant. Food was delicious and the wine went well with the steak that we ordered. The staff was attentive and we tried the wine tasting before...More

Thank rhodesl
Reviewed 20 May 2013

I've never reviewed anything here previously, leaving my partner to do the reviews. However, after our experience of eating here I feel I must warn potential diners. The main food was OK, and as others have pointed out is traditional French, so lots of meat....More

1  Thank Julie01442
Reviewed 12 May 2013

Traditional c1970's French menu, poorly presented, poor standard of cooking, extremely slow service, grossly over priced food, appallingly bad deserts. We complained to the head chef who basically told us we were talking c***. The only redeeming feature of this restaurant is Chamonix wine at...More

2  Thank WineTour69
Reviewed 9 April 2013

from the starter to the dessert, it is really french food !!!! I liked almost everythings, the tournedos rossini is the best one i ever had. the apple pie is perfect, the service is good, the chief is friendly, i will go bacck soon... Thanks...More

Thank Nicolas P
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Uitkyk Street, Franschhoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
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