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La Vierge Restaurant

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Hemel-En-Aarde Valley Road | R320, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
‎ +27 28 313 2007
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: La Vierge, French for 'The Virgin', is nestled in the folds of the...
La Vierge, French for 'The Virgin', is nestled in the folds of the breathtaking Hemel-en-Aarde Valley (Heaven and Earth) close to Hermanus. Our lovingly tended vineyards, situated in Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge, are characterized by long cool summers influenced by the close proximity of the Atlantic Ocean. Using sketches and drawings by renowned British artist, Sir Michael Adams who works and lives in the Seychelles, a design language was created that reflects the rich symbolism associated with the Hemel-en-Aarde area. Our crest represents Adam and Eve pondering the Serpent and Apple.
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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely wines

Only tasted wines. Beautiful views and fun vibe. We did not eat there. Beautiful setting with stunning views. The menu looked limited but we would be tempted to spend more time there

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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Benoni
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  • Scenic view
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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 386 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We arrived in the late afternoon and had the place to ourselves. We were impressed with the dining room setting and tasting room views. The four wines we tasted were superb especially the shiraz so we bought some to enjoy later. Do make plans to come here for lunch and wine tasting - you will not be disappointed.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

What an exceptional setting and view. Delightful, tastefully decorated interior. Wonderful friendly attentive knowledgeable staff. Brilliant meal, wine delightful. Enjoyed a very memorable lunch. Will always highly recommend.

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Benoni
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Only tasted wines. Beautiful views and fun vibe. We did not eat there. Beautiful setting with stunning views. The menu looked limited but we would be tempted to spend more time there

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Boston, MA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Very nice restaurant with a lovely view. Reservations advised. We enjoyed a very nice meal, paired with a good wine. I may have given it 5 stars if the hours included a dinner seating. I feel it may be a bit pricy for a lunch spot when compared to so many other wineries in the region. Also, the service was... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Ended up at this restaurant after my GPS let me down as we were referred to Creations restaurant. The place has an interesting interior and the cellar is stocking some good wines. My wife ordered a brisket hamburger at R125.00, the meat was dry and not at all tasty, left 2/3 on the plate. Luckily I didn’t ordered the Ox... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We visited the LaVierge, primarily for a wine tasting which one pays for. Basically the wine waiter poured not even a mouthful of wine to taste and when changing from whites to reds, no fresh glass was provided. These are not inexpensive wines by any means and they really need to up their game. As for the restaurant, my wife... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We visited the restaurant, 2 years ago, with overseas guests, the food was average, but we remembered a wonderful view. As we were out on the Harley, we decided to to take a ride through Hemel en Aarde and give the restaurant another go. Certainly not impressed, my wife ordered the prawn and calamari salad as a main course, she... More 

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Ladismith
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Overlooking the road with lots of tragfic - service tardy - meal ok . No need to return. Lots of staff - but no one attentive.

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Hermanus, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We had our monthly wine club there last week and I was so excited to be going to La Vierge Restaurant... but how dissapointing! There was not enough food to go around and the little I did have was nothing to write home about.. There was some or other vegetable starter with half a slice of bread and chicken wings... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We had our monthly wine tasting club and there was a dismal amount of food for each person. They eventually brought out slap chips to try feed us. Very poor show.

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Additional Information about La Vierge Restaurant

Address: Hemel-En-Aarde Valley Road | R320, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Phone Number: ‎ +27 28 313 2007
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Hermanus
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 12
Cuisine: Fusion

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hemel-En-Aarde Valley Road | R320, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: ‎ +27 28 313 2007

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 12
  • Cuisine: Fusion

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

La Vierge, French for 'The Virgin', is nestled in the folds of the breathtaking Hemel-en-Aarde Valley (Heaven and Earth) close to Hermanus. Our lovingly tended vineyards, situated in Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge, are characterized by long cool summers influenced by the close proximity of the Atlantic Ocean. Using sketches and drawings by renowned British artist, Sir Michael Adams who works and lives in the Seychelles, a design language was created that reflects the rich symbolism associated with the Hemel-en-Aarde area. Our crest represents Adam and Eve pondering the Serpent and Apple.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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