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Serendipity Restaurant

Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine pairing” (35 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go to Serendipity whenever we are in the Wilderness. This meal was as good as always. The combination of ingredients and spices is sublime. Lizelle, the one chef, takes South African cuisine to a new level. The ambiance is quiet and dignified. Very sophisticated...More

1  Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our son booked this for a birthday celebration and it was a great experience. Wonderful service from start to finish, guidance where requested on choosing your food and wine. I know one couple who we suggested this restaurant to paid a visit and loved it...More

1  Thank GeordieSez
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We loved the ambiance, the relaxed but professional welcoming and service.The five course tasting menu was excellent.We will be back for the delicate ballance of flavours, textures and creativity of an unforgettable experience.

1  Thank Mira T
Reviewed 8 May 2018

As we are regular visitors to the garden route we have eaten at many restaurants in the area. This however is something totally different. It is not a big restaurant. Think 12 tables maximum, so bookings are essential. Everything is 5 star. The service, the...More

Thank 777SouthAfrica
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit in a year, being in the area from Sydney. This is a great restaurant to visit, starting with being shown into a comfortable lounge room where the chef comes in to explain the menu options and take your order. Each...More

1  Thank tony_cleo
Reviewed 2 May 2018

There is no words to describe the beauty of the food served here. The detail, the care of ingredients and way they are introduced to you. Not to even mentioning the mouthwatering balance of flavors in each dish! Would highly recommend to any having the...More

1  Thank Ulla K
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. Friendly owners, delicious food , great wine pairings and not too formal. I had the kudu sausage, springbok tartar and ostrich steak ( when in ZA.........) whilst my wife had great vegetarian options. Book early and enjoy.

1  Thank Indyalien
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

we first came in 2002. we loved it. we returned twice with our sons, and today just the two of us again. the menu was nice and tasty, the staff was stunning, fair prices! We love to spent perfect evenings with perfect meals. olive-oil foam...More

1  Thank lovelysabine
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We had a lovely meal here. The attention to detail and service was second to none. The enthusiasm from the couple who own the resteraunt was fantastic. The food itself was on the whole excellent with a few very minor issues. The sauce with my...More

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Serendipity tonight without expectations and it was like a pice of music: composed with so many colors and flavors, perfect vine recommendations and a good portion of entertainment by the chef. We don’t understand other guests critics. It’s absolute worth to get inspired...More

Thank chriskO9250QA
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27 December 2017|
Response from Sue53_11 | Reviewed this property |
Serendepity is only open for dinner - they don’t do lunch at all.
18 April 2017|
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Response from Victoria80465 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a fancy restaurant but you would feel more comfortable in something better than sportswear. Comfortable but dressed up a little would be most appropriate. The setting is a personal home turned B and B. Very friendly... More
17 April 2017|
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Response from 100Champagne | Reviewed this property |
Good day, You can book online via email and if you have any questions or need confirmation they respond quite quickly. Furthermore you could call them as well to get an immidiate reply. Hope ghat helps! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433
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