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Fairview Wines

Suid-Agter-Paarl Road, Suider Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 863 2450
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries
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Vienna, Austria
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We were recommended this restaurant by some local friends and loved it. The service was great, the atmosphere relaxing and easy, but most importantly the food was amazing. We actually came back again to enjoy their amazing selection of cheeses.

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Good food, good atmosphere, good wine, friendly staff and great cheese! Go ahead, spoil yourself a bit!

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Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

If you don't have time for anything else in Paarl , make sure you have lunch at this beautiful estate. The delicious food is well worth the visit , the location stunning , a great atmosphere to sample the fantastic cheese and the wine at the very least !!!

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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

There are so many wonderful wineries in South Africa that I try not to make repeat visits, but I make an exception for Fairview. Great atmosphere, wide range of food choices, and the wines are terrific. Spend the extra money for the tasting that pairs eight wines and cheeses. The setting for that is gorgeous, and you learn much more... More

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La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States
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69 reviews 69 reviews
48 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is a must stop if you are in the area! The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. A very reasonable price to have wine and cheese tasting - the wines we tried were quite good, but the cheese stole the show! So many varieties, and every one of them was delicious.

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Table View, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Lovely wine, delicious cheese and a beautiful location! The cheeses on sale are cheaper than the shops!!! The R25 to taste the wine and cheese is well worth it. Just an awesome experience!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The Goatshed restaurant food was very tasty and good value for money. We loved the cheese platter with a variety of 10 different cheeses, goatsmilk and cow milk cheese. We shared the platter for 2 between 4 persons and with the soup of the day had a wonderfull meal. The gardens are beautifull and the atmosphere great!

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Norwich UK
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282 reviews 282 reviews
62 attraction reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

No wine trip to RSA can omit the famous Back dynasty's Fairview estate in Paarl, it would be enough on the grounds of historical significance alone, but as other reviews testify, there's no leaning back on laurels here. It's an in one food and wine destination to suit casual visitors and wine pilgrims alike. Great restaurant ( we had lunch... More

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

Great setting. Goat Tower peacocks. Great Cheese , Deli store and restaurant. Premier , must visit Estate . Good wine and cheese tasting worth the drive , pity their olive selection was somewhat limited. 4 to 5 stars

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Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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129 reviews 129 reviews
15 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

It's well worth a visit just to see the goats in their tower. The wines are also pretty good. We had morning coffee & cheese cake in the restaurant & both were excellent.

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