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R310, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+27 21 808 5900
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Heavenly Reds

Mountain scenery invites, then overlooking vineyards and gardens are intoxicating. Wondered if it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Salt Lake City, Utah
Nice place, great views but such marvellous condescension

Recommended this place for the wines by a local. Warned it was expensive but surprised it was more... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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TOKARA is a picture perfect destination which offers visitors a unique combination of award-winning wines, brandy and olive oils, a gallery of fine art, a restaurant featuring one of South Africa’s leading chefs as well as a delicatessen.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“olive oil” (19 reviews)
“great art” (5 reviews)
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R310, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+27 21 808 5900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mountain scenery invites, then overlooking vineyards and gardens are intoxicating. Wondered if it magnified the joy of the wines. Nope, having their Director's Reserve now, and its still great! The experience tops nearly all of the vineyards in Napa, not kidding! Yes, there are other...More

Thank kurtt225
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended this place for the wines by a local. Warned it was expensive but surprised it was more than twice all the others. The location was great with wonderful views down into green valleys with majestic mountains behind. The buildings were also impressive with grand...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location with plenty of space to sit with great views of the vineyard and great art inside. Once you talk to one of the servers and agree on your tasting (the director's tasting, I think it's called, goes for R100 and includes their flagship...More

Thank Jeorge T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The vineyard is beautiful, with breathtaking mountains in the background. The wines are lovely, but the olive oils are even better. There aren't always options to do an olive oil tasting and learn about olive oils, so the tasting is unique and a nice change...More

Thank AKto900
Reviewed 10 August 2017

If doing wine tasting in Stellenbosch, be sure to include Tokara as one of your stops. If the magnificent views as you enter, or the art inside, or the classic ambiance or the superb wines extremely well presented do not enthral you, then there is...More

Thank GaryvE
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful spot surrounded by mountains on all sides. Boasting a restaurant and deli situated amongst vineyards and gardens and artwork inside and outside.

Thank LilavanZyl
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Went here with friends and family. Loved the art, views of the vineyard, and the food was delicious. Great attention to food restrictions as well. Excellent service for our rather large group, half of which was teenagers. We all loved our lunch. Lunch was followed...More

Thank MamaAyinde
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is a must and one to start at first, great views all the way back to Cape Town. The wine is good and the staff have some great knowledge and stories to tell. Enjoy.

Thank Chris E
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

What a gorgeous property. Very good wines that rate very very high. I follow Parker, and not all the vintages were available that rate very high, but I was still able to buy and ship some cases. Great art to look at too. Very nice...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Are you tired of being greeted and respected? Do you think the manager should ask your toddler to pipe down when she is talking to another toddler? Do you want to have something spoil the rest of your trip to Cape Town? Well, do they...More

Thank Joa_he
Management response:Responded 8 July 2017

At TOKARA our aim is to make our visitors feel welcome and to create a lasting memorable experience, so we're naturally concerned to read your review. If you could provide information regarding which venue on our estate and the date you visited - this would...More

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Evie P
16 September 2016|
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Response from Culptivated | Reviewed this property |
No lunch that I am aware of but you can arrange a chocolate and tapenade sampler that is fantastic!