We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.


€€ - €€€
Dutch, African, European
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2A Ryneveld Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

103 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 72: English reviews
Charente, France
Level Contributor
56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't have high hopes but were faced with limited options on a Monday evening and the restaurant was practically empty when we arrived. Just one other couple seated in the small rear courtyard, which was poorly lit and looked like it could do with a clean and spruce up. My curry was Ok, nothing special, afraid my husband couldn't... More 

Thank elaineb01
Richards Bay, South Africa
Level Contributor
82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

We had not booked anything in Stellenbosch so walked around on a Monday evening only to find many restaurants were full - amazing for a Monday ! We eventually found the Binnehof - which does have an inside courtyard - and were seated outside on a beautiful warm evening. The waitress was very pleasant and efficient so things look good.... More 

Thank Alan C
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
244 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We have been to Binnenhof many times over the years, we were delighted to see that it was still there with the same team that have always given such great service in the past. We had a magnificent lunch, the spicy chicken livers are the best I have ever had and even better than I remember. we also had the... More 

1 Thank Polychrest
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Lovely thick white linen tablecloths and napkins put this restaurant in another class. The music was well-chosen and played softly in the background so that conversation was easy. The chef was very obliging in composing a delicious vegetarian dish. It would be nice if there were an interesting variety of vegetarian/vegan dishes on the menu as one does not like... More 

1 Thank Margaret S
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

4th visit and a pleasure every time we've been here, staff is very friendly, atmosphere is lovely and the food is fantastic

1 Thank Willem V
Johannesburg, South Africa
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Spend 2 weeks in Stellenbosch recently and had superb meals at the local restaurants and surrounding wine farms . We were quiet attracted by Binnenhof's offer of different type of game meals and decided to have dinner at Binnenhof on our last evening .We were served our meals with cheap canteen style cutlery. Carpaccio was still frozen,Mozzarella was dry and... More 

2 Thank sibylle447
Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely staff, lovely service great atmosphere. Could work more on portion sizes but other than that an awesome experience!

1 Thank ErinGouws123456
Somerset West
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Great meal, Springbok - Kudu - Warthog main meal. Dessert Pear in cooked red wine served with blue cheese with a red wine and port sauce. super

1 Thank dreamtours
Level Contributor
51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely restaurant, great decor. Went for breakfast, Big Binnenhof= best breakfast in stellenbosch. Went for dinner all very nice warthog steak was dry but wilder beast was nice. Overall pleasant experience not cheap but worth it. Would return for Zebra steak next time

Thank hospitalityworkers
Level Contributor
22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Went with the wife-to-be for a unplanned dinner. It was a wonderful experience, with good friendly service and delicious pasta. The prices aren't cheap,but the quality isn't either.

Thank frankduv

Travellers who viewed Binnenhof also viewed

Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Stellenbosch, Western Cape
Stellenbosch, Western Cape

Been to Binnenhof? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Dutch, African, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Ryneveld Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
Tel: +27218879560; Definitely not listed under Stellenbosch yet...

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Binnenhof staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?