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96 Winery Road Restaurant

€€ - €€€European, International,
Winery Road, off the R44 between Stellenbosch and Somerset West, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+27 21 842 2020
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cherry pie” (43 reviews)
“steak” (170 reviews)
“dessert platter” (13 reviews)
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European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Winery Road, off the R44 between Stellenbosch and Somerset West, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This venue is absolutely stunning the staff is friendly and the vintage furniture is just beautiful- I would definitely recommend eating there again and for a pop in for wine is just perfect aswell outdoor setting is just tranquil and relaxing to enjoy your wine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rouviere T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the fact that there was an outside table available. The sun set was spectacular. The starters was good, but nothing above the normal. The mains was better, but again nothing that you can not eat in many other restaurant's. The service was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JPS594
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over the last 20 years, I have visited many times. Staying in Somerset West 2/3 times a year as part of my job, I often came here. Although I'm from UK my retirement dinner in July 2003 was organised at 96, enjoyed by me and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Madjanner2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 6 people on recommendation from a friend and were not disappointed. I had gnocchi to start & fish for main which was delicious. My husband had the prawns & peppered fillet steak - he said it was the best steak...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank melc13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the tasting menu with paired wines. It was really delicious, particularly the duck pie and steak courses. The wine pairing was excellent. Although a little pricey, for the quality of food and wine, we thought it was good value. We also enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RebeccaStravels86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We met the sales manager for Ernie Els Wines here to taste several of their wines. By the way, they are excellent. Then we had lunch. I had the cherry duck pie and my wife had the mussels. The duck also came with a very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mark K
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Our food was excellent. The lamb shank was very good and well presented. The steak was prepared as expected. The calamari was also very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Estelle K
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

It is a mixed review as my dinner partner didn’t have a great experience (had to have his steak refired) but my fillet with pepper and cream was excellent. The desert tasting plate is inspired and is perfect if you want a bit of everything....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Moose-JHB
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Asked for a medium meat on the bone, came out rare and even after sending it back it came medium rare. Their creme brûlée was amazing though.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Werner C
Reviewed 31 October 2018

A working meal for two with a work colleague - and what a great restaurant choice. the service was top quality and the steaks were amazing. I had the 500g sirloin and he had the 500g rump and both were done med-rare as they should...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paddywolf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
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18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Winery Road, off the R44 between Stellenbosch and Somerset West, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 842 2020
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The iconic winelands restaurant,great views of the local Helderberg and a firm favourite amongst the Stellenbosch locals for the past 15 years and still wowing the faithful. A firm reputation for outstanding, friendly service, great food, wonderful steaks and remarkably good value, with the best selection of wines.Frequent award winner and each dining area has a cosy fireplace for the winter.
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