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The Goatshed at Fairview

Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 863 3609
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (116 reviews)
“goat” (36 reviews)
“cheese plate” (40 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were treated by some Australian visitors to lunch at the Goatshed - and it truly was a gastronomic delight. The food was excellent; I had a stunning lamb shank, my wife had the Farm Salad (a generous portion) and our hosts both had the...More

Thank robdotinfo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for brunch on my girlfriend's birthday. The breakfast was MASSIVE, decently prices and filled us for the day..

Thank Moyoli
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting and want quick drive through nonsense,stay away and go do the run of the mill stuff. Lovely venue,lovely food,lovely atmosphere,what else,beautiful......

Thank coen_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been eating at The Goatshed regularly for the last few months and have never been disappointed. Good, hearty food served friendly and efficiently in a great setting at very reasonable prices. The only minor gripe is the limited wine list which excludes even...More

Thank SA T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to meet up old school friends, had a long table of about 20 people, the service, food , atmosphere and surroundings give it a 10. Just a wonderful place to visit, eat, drink and relax.

Thank helejk
Reviewed 17 June 2017

It's probably a little late to mention it now, but I still think The Goatshed at Fairview deserves a mention for the excellent service I got there in January 2017. It was a scathing hot day and we were travelling - on route to the...More

Thank Rachel890309
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Fairview is a beautiful setting, but beware of the prices! Cappuccino's are R29 and juices are R38+ which is extremely expensive. The day we visited, their bakery ran out of croissants before 12:00. I must say we expected a lot more, bit it was still...More

Thank CaptCapeTown
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A visit to the Goatshed at Fairview is one of the CT must do events. You can taste their cheeses and they will even give you advise of what preserves you can enjoy with it. Add the wine & cheese paring tasting to the basket...More

Thank mvtouring
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We went there for lunch and enjoyed the total experience very much. The restaurant is beautiful and it was very pleasurable to sit outdoors under the vines. We enjoyed the food and interesting combinations of textures and tastes. The portions were ample. Afterwards tasted wines...More

Thank TRtr2014
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Such a fun friendly place to visit. We met friends for a Sunday lunch. Very friendly service and very tasty food, generous portions.

Thank Gerda W
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Cyril D
9 April 2017|
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Response from Caribauthor | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cyril, I hope you have another enjoyable lunch at Fairview. I think though, that your question regarding menus would be better directed to and requested from Fairview themselves. Why not check out their web site and send... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 863 3609
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