Introducing Reuben's at One&Only Cape Town
One&Only Cape Town is thrilled to be home to Reuben Riffel's first urban restaurant, showcasing a menu that is deceptively simple with its wholesome bistro fare, fresh flavours, generous portions and beautifully plated dishes. Reuben's has a sophisticated, yet relaxed, brasserie ambience and the food provides the exciting combination of local flavours that one would expect from one of South Africa's most loved chefs, Reuben Riffel.
Riffel rose to fame when his first restaurant, Reuben's, opened to much acclaim in the historical town of Franschhoek in 2004. It has since won the coveted Eat Out 'Restaurant of the Year' and 'Chef of the Year' awards.
Reuben's appeals to the culinary side of the soul and will be enjoyed by both young and old alike.
One&Only Cape Town Wine&Dine Evenings
Wine&Dine Evenings – Hosted at Reuben’s at One&Only Cape Town:
Once again chef Reuben Riffel and his team at his restaurant at the Resort have invited some of South Africa’s finest wine estates and winemakers to join them for a series of monthly gourmet extravaganzas throughout the year. A plethora of 5 Star-rated wine farms, including some of the best-known names in the business, will be joining sommelier Luvo Ntezo and Reuben as they taste, sip and savour the perfect food and wine-matches ready for their guests to enjoy. The results of their endeavours will then be served as a deluxe 5-course dinner to lucky diners at a regular event on the last Tuesday of the month. Hosted by charismatic MC and One&Only Cape Town’s brand ambassador, Aubrey Ngcungama, guests can expect superb food, wine and entertainment throughout the evening.
Wine&Dines are priced at R395 per person
30th June - Steenberg Estate
28th July - Morgenster Estate
25th August - Graham Beck Vineyards
29th September - Ernie Els
27th October - Raats Family Wines
24th November - Klein Constantia
Sunday lunch at Reuben's
Join us for a hearty Sunday lunch buffet. Our award-winning chef Reuben Riffel will take you and your family on a taste adventure with innovative bistro-styled comfort cuisine that every family will love.
Sundays 12.30pm to 3pm. R255 per person. Special prices for under 12’s.
Let One&Only Cape Town Entertain you…
Lynne Paulsen in Reuben’s from 12.30am to 2.30pm
Lynne Paulsen in Vista Bar & Lounge from 3pm to 5.30pm
*Please note that a substitute musician will entertain guests should one of the above performers not be available.
Reuben's Tasting Table
The Reuben's Tasting Table, located on a mezzanine platform overlooking the main restaurant, is available for private dining for a maximum of 12 guests and is ideal for any special occasion such as birthday celebrations, business luncheons or family gatherings. Personalised menu options can be designed to suit any occasion from Tasting Menu's, Wine Pairing Menus, Set Menu’s or a’ la Carte.
Join us for a seven-course menu prepared by our Chef de Cuisine. Begin the journey in Vista Bar & Lounge with Sparkling Wine and canapés and then move across to Reuben’s to guide you through a memorable dining experience.
Hours of operation
Breakfast: 6.30am to 11am
Lunch: 12.30pm to 3pm
Dinner: 6.30pm to 10pm
The dress code for dinner at Reuben's is Smart Casual.
To reserve your table call Restaurant Reservations +27 21 431 4511 or +27 21 431 5888 or mail to email@example.com
For bookings of 10 guests or more, credit card authorisation will be required. For bookings of 8 guests or more, and where a set menu is selected, full pre-payment or credit card authorisation will be required.
Keeping things simple and letting the food and service do the talking is what you can expect to find at Reuben’s Franschhoek, Reuben Riffel’s first restaurant.
Like the cuisine, the restaurant exhibits a homely yet sophisticated atmosphere where guests can enjoy their meals in an unhurried setting. Apart from the eclectic, regularly updated menu that lists a good number of Reuben’s favourites, specials of the day are scribbled on three large chalk boards against the wall. Like all of the meals, these specials are created to take advantage of the freshest ingredients as they become available and dishes are created on the inspiration of Chef Reuben Riffel.
For more information about Reuben's Franschhoek please click here
One&Only Cape Town is proud to announce, Reuben’s at One&Only Cape Town has been recognized and included in the prestigious American Express Platinum fine dining awards and programme for 2012