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Restaurant at Glen Carlou

€€ - €€€Fusion, , Vegetarian Friendly
Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl, South Africa
+27 21 875 5528
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (57 reviews)
“pork belly” (26 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fusion, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is about the 5th visit this year and again the service was beyond excellent Food was of course again excellent you must please Wine tasting and views excellent

Thank lewberry2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thumbs up to our lovely server today - she let us taste a variety of the white wines before we made our choice. Great service. And also so refreshing to see a restaurant changing reasonable wine prices - that's how it should be at a...More

Thank SmithCT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a 3 course meal. The pea soup as a starter had all the perfect elements. The pork belly was good, but needed some color and more texture. Dessert was perfect. The wooded Chardonnay complimented the meal. Professional service from our waiter in a...More

Thank Martin N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely restaurant to spend a lazy Sunday afternoon at. We thoroughly enjoyed the warm and welcome hospitality, backed up by great service and good food. Food highlights were the Baby Squid & Spring Pea Soup starters and for main course the Pork Belly...More

Thank Lourens d
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

On Friday evening we hosted my birthday party at the Restaurant at Glen Carlou. What a fantastic time. Arranging it was a pleasure. Nothing we asked for was too much trouble and their suggestions were most helpful. On the evening the food and service were...More

Thank PierreStorey
Reviewed 7 October 2017

On our way we stopped for lunch at Glen Calou. The food is so nice and refined. We loved it so much. They served the lunch of the terrace from where you have a spectacular view. The lunch, chadonnay wine, desert wine and view will...More

Thank BalouIvy
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Glen Carlo has recently become our favorite fine dining restaurant in the Paarl wine lands. We've returned twice in 3 weeks and have loved it both times. It occurred to us that if one takes the special for R290 which is a choice of starters,...More

Thank mozzy9
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Rocked up at Glen Carlou midweek for my birthday lunch based on Trip Advisor references. The service was excellent and the menu choice although small covers a diverse range of culinary tastes. Our food was very good (Sea Bass and Pork Belly) and well presented....More

Thank capetownbiker
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Glen Carlou just celebrated 30 years of making wine - and was a great opportunity to revisit the place. The food was superb! Even better than the jaw-dropping views of rolling vineyards and the great granitic outcropping of the Paarl rock in the distance. the...More

Thank FionaMcDonald
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We visited the restaurant at Glen Carlou on 13 Aug for a Sunday lunch. It was my wife's 50th and we were a group of 12 people, including 3 children younger than 10 years old. The outing was as close to prefect as one could...More

Thank Johann W
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Questions & Answers
Bob i
26 January 2017|
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Response from GlenCarlou | Property representative |
Hi Bob, Thank you for your request. You can find a copy of our current menu on our website - glencarloudotcodotza/restaurant We hope to welcome you sometime soon. Kind Regards, Georgie
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 875 5528
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Consistency, expertise and a commitment to always deliver beyond expectation is what we strive for with every bottle of Glen Carlou wine - we also aim to do this with every plate of food at Restaurant at Glen Carlou. Enjoy innovative dishes inspired by the seasons whilst taking in the breathtaking landscape from inside our architecturally designed building or from the shaded terrace deck.
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