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Platform 62

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En route to Afrikaburn in the Tankwa Desert, Northern Cape, South Africa

In 2017 I stopped here en route to the Burn Afrikaburn in the Tankwa Desert. Shop and restaurant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CarolP3312
One stop wine

We stopped at Platform 62 to buy some wine. They have an extencive selection at great prices. A... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2019
Jamien S
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PLATFORM 62 Tourism Centre offers miscellaneous entertainment for the entire family. The Shed Restaurant at PLATFORM 62 Tourism Centre offers great meals and quality coffee. the wine boutique offers you more than 600 wines to choose from! Enjoy a...more
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30 Main Road, Ashton 6715, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In 2017 I stopped here en route to the Burn Afrikaburn in the Tankwa Desert. Shop and restaurant were FABULOUS! I made a note to stop there in the future. In 2019 on Sunday 28 April I made sure I stopped there for a late...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank CarolP3312
Reviewed March 25, 2019

We stopped at Platform 62 to buy some wine. They have an extencive selection at great prices. A young man named Siya helped us with a very informative tasting. He was very friendly and spoke Afrikaans beautifully. We were very impressed with his knowledge of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jamien S
Leon S, Director of Sales at Platform 62, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2019

Thank you for a great review.

Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Had a great Springbok pie - stuffed to the brim with meat. When we asked the waitress of we could have chips on the one plate and salad on the other, she brought it half and half - just like we wanted. We then wanted...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 584NealB
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

A stop that I really don't like to miss. It's an expensive stop, but worth every cent. It's not expensive if you buy to drink now, but if you by to stock up #OnderDieTrap and you buy everything x6, it's another story. So nice to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

Platform 62 on the Ashton road is a must do, comprising a gift/curio section, well stocked wine shop and restaurant with rustic outside seating among the chickens. The staff in the wine section are very helpful, with tasting of a range of wines, gins, brandy,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kathy052016
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on this lovely restaurant, wine tasting and curio shop. Lots of little things to keep you busy for hours. Hanepoot witblits and mampoer with 70% alcohol to start with. Restaurant did not have all the food but it was well prepared and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yolandac280
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend a stop here. Fabulous staff who are extremely helpful as well as knowledgeable. Always warmly welcomed! You can taste the Ports and Liqueurs etc. Have a wonderful selection of local wines at good prices. A restaurant that does a divine quiche and good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debra B
Leon S, Director of Sales at Platform 62, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thanks for the review. I will forward your review to my staff. It is always nice to get this kind of positive feedback

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Whenever we travel, rather to Montague, Outshoorn or Knysna, we always stop at Platform 62. We are not interested in wines, But GRAPE JUICE. We will buy at least two boxes. In 2017, my wife won a prize of 3 bottles of grape juice which...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kcin0101
Reviewed July 9, 2018

What a place to visit if you are a wine lover!! Over 61 wine farms represented and all under one room! ideal if you don't have time to visit the wine cellars individually and you can buy your wine at cellar prices. Also the restaurant...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Neethling W
Reviewed May 23, 2018

This is a one-stop-shop for anything and everything. :) There are real strange assortments of goods - from Nguni skins to top of the range wines...and a restaurant .

Date of experience: May 2018
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Christiend22
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Response from Leon S | Property representative |
Hi yes please contact Platform and take some samples for evaluation. Regards. Leon
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