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26 Klein Constantia Road, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed April 16, 2019

We stopped by for a tasting of delicious wines and a platter of fantastic, cheese, olives, breads and pates. Our sommelier, Amy, was delightful and very knowledgeable. The setting is really gorgeous, you can sit at one of the tables of pop yourself down under...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

I suggested to a friend, whose birthday it was, that a casual lunch at the Coffee Block might be good as we were a party of 4 adults a 2 young children. What a disappointment. Wait staff were hard to find when we arrived tended...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019

We came for a Monday afternoon wine tasting and light lunch from the bar. The menu included a wonderful quiche and salad, and I also sampled a tasty bit of their snoek pâté. The red wine tasting included an array of intriguing wines, and the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 22, 2019

During our recent holiday to Cape Town, my husband and I arrived at Buitenverwachting for a wine tasting at around 11 am one weekday morning. There was one other party tasting at that time and they were seated on the lawn. We approached the bar...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

We had a great time here. The wines are absolutely good and it's worth doing a wine tasting with some snacks. The staff is friendly and explained us very good the different wines. We recommend to visit this place for a good wine tasting experience...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

We've visited 3 times here during our "getaway from Canadian winter" stay in the Cape Town area. Their wines are wonderful, enjoy a sampling amongst the magnificant oak trees. Make it one of your stops when touring in the area.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Buitenverwachting offers good wines for tasting but I wouldn’t call them “beyond expectations” as the Dutch name suggest. The tasting under the oak trees makes it more special and enhances the experience.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kobusm913
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

Visited the estate for a winetasting. It’s so peaceful to sit outdoors in the garden, try the winerys excellent wines and eat some lunch at the same time. The staff is so nice and really into the wine, easy and friendly. Don’t miss a visit...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Molla76
Reviewed January 25, 2019

Fantastic old wine farm which dates back to the 1796. Beautiful surroundings and great place to taste some excellent wines. We tasted 5 different wines for R60 which was well worth it. From white to red. Would defiantly like to go back and sit on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Phin M
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful setting for a very relaxed wine tasting with a generous cheese platter. Amy was very knowledgeable and passionate about her wines as vertually all wines in the Constantia area are extremely good. There is a large garden for couples and groups to picnic...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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January 12, 2019|
Response from JGraham12 | Reviewed this property |
They have 2 dogs of there own that roam freely but I didn't see any other dogs there