French Connection Bistro


Located in the centre of the Franschhoek village, French Connection bistro offers diners a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere and delicious bistro classics. From perfectly aged steaks, the freshest fish, local trout, French style fresh mussels and plenty of innovative vegetarian options – French Connection is always a favourite for both locals and overseas visitors. The wine list is well priced with carefully chosen wines from the valley and neighbouring wine regions. Guests can enjoy a varied selection by either the carafe or bottle. Enjoy alfresco dining on the verandah on summer days or relax near one of the two cosy fireplaces during the colder months. A fully vaccinated and wonderful team is ready to welcome guests for a classic bistro experience in a stunning wine valley.

Booking Information
Telephone: +27 (0)21 876 4056
Website: Visit Website

More Information
Restaurant Type: Bistro Cuisine: French Average Cost Of Main: R190
Trading Hours


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TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards
2020 – Top 25 Emerging Worldwide
Destinations (15th position).

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Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015

Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013
& 2012

Service Excellence Award – 2015

Best Tourism Event 2015 – Franschhoek
Bastille Festival

Best Local Tourism Authority Information
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Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday to Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 16h00
Sunday: 09h00 – 14h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861