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Address: 100 Shortmarket street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
Phone Number: 27 21 422 5206
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The only city winery in Cape Town, not only an experimental wine cellar...

The only city winery in Cape Town, not only an experimental wine cellar where the city vineyards are made into wine, Signal Hill winery is as well a wine bar and a wine shop.

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Lovely!

A great place to buy wine right in the city. Signal Hill Winery is on Shortmarket Street and offers a superb selection of excellent wines!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2016
Ibadanboy
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Nairobi, Kenya

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

A great place to buy wine right in the city. Signal Hill Winery is on Shortmarket Street and offers a superb selection of excellent wines!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Very nice place in a nice lovation. The owner loves his wine and makes you love it. He ll make you discover gems. He ll invite you anytime because he s passionate and takes his passion at heart so much. He also sells a nice selection of delicious patés and terrines. The people working with him are also one of... More 

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Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

If you're in the market to purchase some excellent wine, then the stunning wines produced in the heart of the city, by the French Master Ridon are second to none.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I were staying at the Cape Heritage hotel which is in Heritage Square - same as the winery. We visited on 2 occasions when it was open, had a look around which doesn't take long as it's only the size of your living room. On the 2 occasions we visited there was no one there at all... More 

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Jean R, Propriétaire at Signal Hill Winery, responded to this review

I hereby sincerely apologize for your bad experience at our winery tasting room. March is always a bad time as we have to process our city harvest into the very small winery that you saw, the size of your living room, but it is not an excuse for bad service, and lack of attention. I brought the matter to my... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

An interesting development but not an excuse to miss out on a visit to the real winelands in such regions as the Helderberg and Stellenbosch and beyond

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seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2007

very cool place for tasting wine. Right downdown. Cool staff, great wine. One of the best experience visiting winery locally

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Seattle, US
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2007

A must see in Capetown. After visting the wineries at Stellenbosch, we swung by this in city winery where they were processing the recently harvested grapes. It is located in a recently completed condominium/retail project. It is run by a transplanted Frenchman, Mr. Ridon who has been living and making wine in the Capetown area for over ten years. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2007

Address: (right near the green market- check out this beautiful modern building with French flags on the façade) Mandela Rhodes Place 23 Church Street Capetown – Tel: 021 422 5206 [---] Open hours: 10am to 6pm- (except Sundays) You have to go there… this place is absolutely amazing. It is a winery in the middle of Capetown. It is the... More 

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