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Address: Klein Constantia Road, Constantia 7847, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 21 794 5190
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Really nice dinner

We have been to Buitenverwachting several times over the past few years and have seen the transformation from fine dining to more of a bistro/convivial dining experience... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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130 reviews 130 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

We have been to Buitenverwachting several times over the past few years and have seen the transformation from fine dining to more of a bistro/convivial dining experience. Personally, I like the new format. We had a really delicious dinner in very relaxed surroundings with plenty of buzz. The service was excellent and we had a really nice evening.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Perfect winery for a superb lunch, great wines, wonderful countryside setting and excellent service.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Buitenverwachting is a wine estate in Constantia with many reasons to visit. The man restaurant is clearly highly rated but this is also a delightful place to go and have a coffee or a glass of wine. The setting and ambiance are excellent. However for those not wanting a meal, the estate provides picnic lunches which are eaten on tables... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Buitenverwachting does not only have fantastic wines, but the grounds are really worth a visit. Unfortunately the weather was not good for a picnic so we have to come back for that. Nevertheless we had a really delightful wine tasting with our host Jannick.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I have always enjoyed this vineyard, particulaly since I'v learnt to pronounce it !. Unfortunately I called on the day it was closing early for a wine/ food event and tickets were sold out. I enjoyed the tasting but envious of friends who attended the event and told me how wonderful it was. Famous for he picnic lunches served under... More 

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Southam, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

We really enjoy picnics in the wineries and came across Buitenverwachting. The wine estate itself is very attractive and picnics take place under the large oak trees around the lawn - a magical, peaceful setting with the chickens occasionally strutting across the lawn. The picnic is well put together and the quantity is just right for two and it is... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Great service,food,view,cooler section to sit in on North side. Great price range of food and wine for choice. The restaurant had an air of sophistication. I would definitely go again. Staff alert to every need of guests and engaging

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We decided spur of the moment to visit this winery, not to sample the plonk as much as to enjoy the picnic we had heard the winery had on offer...we were fortunate that having called around 8am the very pleasant lady was able to help us out(sorry, can't remember your name..) Beautiful setting under very old Oak trees, pleasant staff,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Had a wonderful picnic in the garden underneath the huge tree. The seeing is stunning and the food is just great! Best picnic we had on our trip. Very friendly staff. Just great!

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Ebeltoft
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Thank you so much for a wonderfull day❤️. You made the impossible possible. You arranged our wedding in a day and everything was perfect. The garden, the wineyards, the food, the staff, the wine and the service was outstanding. Lis and Jens. Denmark

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