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Van Loveren Family Cellar

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R317 Road | Between Robertson & Bonnievale, Robertson 6707, South Africa
+27 23 615 1505
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Cool lunchtime spot when it 42 degrees outside

The restaurant at van Loveren is set in a beautiful wooded area and is surrounded by mist sprays... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andrew W
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Cape Town
Unpleasant welcome

This must have been my worst experience from Van Loveren. As we got out the car we were approached... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jacqui x
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Cape Town, South Africa
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Add a wine experience to your Garden Route / Route 62 Itinerary! Situated on the popular Route 62, South Africa's largest family owned winery boasts a pallet of superb experiences: Wine Tasting, Food & Wine pairings, Hiking, Garden Tour, Mountain Biking/ bike rental, Bird Watching, Bistro (lunch). You're welcome 7 days a week!
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“wine pairing” (14 reviews)
“juice” (8 reviews)
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R317 Road | Between Robertson & Bonnievale, Robertson 6707, South Africa
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+27 23 615 1505
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant at van Loveren is set in a beautiful wooded area and is surrounded by mist sprays. Just what you need when the temperature outside is 42 degrees. All three had salads which were excellent. The service was good as was the value. Would...More

Thank Andrew W
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review! See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This must have been my worst experience from Van Loveren. As we got out the car we were approached by a very aggressive dog ( Labrador Retriever). the sad part is we were with kids they were terrified. It kept on barking and none of...More

Thank jacqui x
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jacqui, sorry for the inconvenience caused and the matter in which it was handled. Please be assure that this is not the attitude we encourage from our staff. We do allow dogs on our premises but kept on a leash. The Labrador normally roams...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good experience. Casual environment and good for families with children. It was a very hot day and the tasting area was well cooled.

Thank MariusRoux
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove past Van Loveren wine farm and decided on the spur of the moment to go in. What a good decision. We were not planning to have lunch, but after seeing and smelling the amazing food, we decided to sit down. We ordered a...More

Thank YolandaBurger
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a good choice for lunch even though it was a bit more expensive than most other wineries. The garden tables are very pleasant and the wine tasting was exceptional as Van Lovern has so many wines to select from. (They have 5 different...More

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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 14 December 2017

The place seems brand new - I remember a huge wine cellar and a small restaurant in a garden. Now - a fabulous new building with restaurant, shop, garden and of course the wine cellar with tasting possibilities. We only had a snack, which you...More

Thank Doris A
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 December 2017

I had heard a lot about the Four Cousins wines. Now I got the opportunity to visit the farm, wine cellars and restaurant. Enjoyed the red wines.

Thank kdgarlipp
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you for visiting us. The Four Cousins now also have their own brand home, in Robertson. Be sure to visit the @Four Cousins tasting room and restaurant on your next trip.

Reviewed 3 December 2017

Owned by the Van Loeveren Family - this beautiful estate boasts a beautiful garden, a lovely restaurant and wine tasting in a modern setting. Geared for bus tour visits the estate also has an interesting shop to purchase wines from the estate and cheeses as...More

Thank Jaqui D
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed 16 November 2017

This farm has evolved in the past 10 years, could not believe the change. It is pure luxury and relaxation. We stopped off for a quick cup of coffee, and found the restaurant to be fully booked, and there was no mistaking why, the venue...More

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Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you very much for the great review! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 22 October 2017

Both whites and reds were very good and good value for money Cellar, garden and new restaurant all very pleasing and food was excellent

Thank Ryk F
Grethe d, Manager at Van Loveren Family Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you! Hope to see you soon.

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