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Excite your taste buds with a culinary walking tour or an inspiring township tour in Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands. Sample the flavours, meet the locals and discover the hidden gems of this beautiful, historic town. It's culture on a spoon!
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47 Church Street, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
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+27 76 032 8234
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great way of seeing the town with an enthusiastic host who clearly loves her home town. We saw lots of little places which offered local delicacies and without a guide, these would have been easily missed.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 163dr12
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Really nice way to spend the morning with background to the town and its history. The wine tasting was interesting and lunch consisted of SA favourites. Easy walking tour with a friendly guide.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mikes293734
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We went on a tour with Hanlie, a sweet woman who seemed very interested in every guest that participated in the tour. We went to various different places that served local food or that showed us what life looked like in the early times of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Janou R
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Believe the five star reviews! We absolutely loved the Classic Cape Cuisine Walk! Our host, Louise, was incredibly knowledgeable about Stellenbosch and it's history. We learned so much while enjoying different local foods and beverages that we likely would never have tried on our own....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jacqueline W
Hanli F, Owner at Bites and Sites Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Thank you very much! It's mission accomplished for us when guests enjoy learning about Stellenbosch and tasting the traditional food & beverages. Louise will also be thrilled with the feedback!

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time walking the streets of Stellenbosch with Marlene. We were shown the historic houses of the town and taken to a number of establishments to sample their fayre and taste the local wine. It was a really rich experience and I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Keith G
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Thembi,our guide, who she herself lives in Kayamandi, was an excellent guide! It was the best thing we did while in South Africa. We learned so much about the people and their history. Top of the bill was our visit to Jimmy, a ceramist with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank miavaes
Hanli F, Owner at Bites and Sites Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Our Kayamandi team will be so happy to hear your heartfelt feedback! Thank you very much.

Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

14 of us were shown around on this trip, which was superb . The information was judged just right , the nibbles stops were 1st class which included various teas and cakes, then wine tasting with Brampton’s which was brilliant followed by a sample lunch...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Nick H
Hanli F, Owner at Bites and Sites Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

The private groups are often larger than our standard small group tours, but we always strive to make it feel personal. We're delighted that you enjoyed the traditional Cape food and drinks. Thank you for your enthusiastic review!

Reviewed March 19, 2018

Our tour comprised the guide and six guests, which was a manageable number - any more might have become rather awkward. We wandered around the compact old area of Stellenbosch, taking in a traditional house, artisan chocolates, cold brew coffee (takes 24 hours to make,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Grumpy_Tim
Hanli F, Owner at Bites and Sites Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you for the review. It's always good to hear that our guests feel well fed after our Foodies on Foot tour. We share your sentiment about group size - we take a maximum of 8 guests on our scheduled tours, as it is important...More

Reviewed March 13, 2018

Louise, our guide was such a lovely lady. Louise's knowledge of the area was excellent and she showed us many interesting features about the town as we walked through the area. Then we went to a lovely restaurant for lunch which was delicious. South Africa...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Marianna M
Hanli F, Owner at Bites and Sites Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you very much! Louise will be thrilled about your feedback! We hope to welcome you back in Stellenbosch in the future.

Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

End of November we had a tour of Stellenbosch, the 2 of us, a German couple and Simone, our guide. We walked around, heard a lot of interesting facts about Stellenbosch and this during a wine and tea tasting and a nice lunch where we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Martine D
Hanli F, Owner at Bites and Sites Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you - we love Stellenbosch and are glad that you enjoyed your introduction to this beautiful town. (And yes, the jokes at the butchery always make our guests smile!)

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