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Oasis Bistro

76 Orange Street | Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 483 1948
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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76 Orange Street | Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Not up to the Mount Nelson standard . We were expecting much more from this iconic establishment . The food selection was of a poor standard and one would not expect cut up frankfurters to make up a cold meat selection which to say the...More

Thank warrenladac
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My father used to be an officer on the Union Castle shipping line in the 50's and whenever they stopped in Cape Town he would always stay at the Mount Nelson hotel. He always spoke of it with great fondness and loved the place. In...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

What a great place for brunch great hotel and staff first class we sat outside by the pool and where looked after very well We had the self service buffet which was first call and a good range of food. There was a lot of...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I went for a quick sunday lunch out on the terrace and was so happy I went there. The service is outstanding as one would expect from The Mount Nelson Hotel. The food on offer that day was an extensive buffet with all you could...More

Thank SamirAbdallahAli
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

With a view over the quiet hotel pool we enjoyed the best club sandwich either of us had ever had. Great wine and service as well. It really was as the name indicates an oasis in the bustling city. We really enjoyed it after walking...More

Thank Bevreus
Reviewed 15 November 2016

For a really nice Sunday buffet in a lovely ambience The Oasis Bistro is ideal. It is truly set in an oasis in the city. The food has definitely improved since I was last there. The choice is not as big as other buffets in...More

Thank safaripro2015
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We ate at the Mount Nelson on a Sunday when they host their Jazz Brunch. The hotel is a five or ten minute cab ride from the V&A Waterfront depending on the traffic. The hotel is what I would describe as colonial style and the...More

Thank m_b_c14
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Breakfast buffet has amazing options from fruit to pastries. Every thing we ate was fabulous and so so delicious. The service was brilliant, friendly, courteous and considerate of every need you could possibly have.

Thank Kevashni N
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Large variety of continental breakfast with variety of omelettes and fresh juices. Good to dine in located beside pool area.

Thank Saibhuvi b
Reviewed 16 April 2016

the high tea is really what everybody says it is: exceptional. BUT, the decor is dated (I am not talking about the classical ambience; which is great!). the staff are mostly unfriendly and unhelpful!! there is no spark and customer focus. we had to call...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 11:00
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07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 11:00
12:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Orange Street | Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 483 1948
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  • This restaurant is at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel
Dine al fresco at the Oasis Bistro. The new à la carte menu offers an exquisite choice of Mediterranean-inspired dishes, as well as a selection of local classics. Oasis Bistro’s informal atmosphere makes it a warm and welcoming place to have a sunny bite. Complemented by an extensive wine and cocktail list, as well as its inviting terrace overlooking the swimming pool.
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