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R43 Main Road, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
+27 28 341 0603
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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R43 Main Road, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu is well balanced , the kidneys are superb , the vol au vent delicious , mains were equally good with a very good prawn risotto and pork belly . Good home made ice cream to follow . It’s a cash only establishment so...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Expierencedtraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Long lunch filled with the most delicious food, first class wines, beautiful views and laughter! Definately worth a trip to stanford. Just the BEST!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JessicaL7051
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Delicious food, prepared by Brydon, and thoroughly enjoy Innes's sense of humour.Always lots of laughs. Highly recommend Havercroft's in Stanford

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Glynis G
Reviewed December 5, 2018

We have been regular visitors to Havercrofts and always enjoy Brydon's cooking and the banter from Innes. The setting is rustic but who cares when the food is so nice. The new Prawn Risotto with Vermouth and the Chargrilled Asparagus with lubnah are excellent. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank MikeGrahamHermanus
Reviewed December 3, 2018

My wife Carol and I didn't know what to expect when we arrived for lunch on 18th November as my daughter Polly (and Mesam) had booked it months before. Having dined at Marianas in previous years the four of us were completely blown away by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ge2v
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Once again we enjoyed a magnificent lunch at Havercrofts. The way Innes describes the menu makes the choice of dishes so difficult as we wanted to try everything! Brydon's fantastic palate ensures that every mouthful is a cullinary delight. The Trout vol au vent was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank johnandwendy2018
Reviewed November 11, 2018

The interior is, shall we say, ordinary to say the least. Happily the food and service are out of the top drawer - one of the best meals we've had recently. The service was unobtrusive and efficient. The food (deviled kidneys and risotto) was simple...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank lynton1
Reviewed October 16, 2018

What a wonderful setting, what a delicious meal and most of all the ambience, mainly due to Innes, who makes you feel welcome form the minute you step foot in the door until you leave, totally satisfied, and planning your next trip back. Thank you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bev266
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Set in a majestic part of Stanford, the restaurant is full of charming character, friendly professional service of the highest order. A restaurant where you are encouraged to relax and enjoy your experience. The menu is original and exceptional this is also backed up by...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank amberkeith
Reviewed September 28, 2018

We had a brilliant time at Havercrofts! The view is picturesque, the meal was delicious, the wine options offered perfect pairings and the service was excellent. We really enjoyed that the restaurant only caters to a few tables, giving a feeling of intimacy and personal...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lezannevhemail
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November 17, 2018|
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Response from brydonhavercroft | Property representative |
We are doing Christmas Day lunch but it is a traditional menu. Sorry we can't help. Innes
Patricia W
September 13, 2018|
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Response from stuartc688 | Reviewed this property |
The correct number to dial from the US is 0027 28 3410603. The 011 dialling code you were using is for Johannesburg. Hope you come right.
Patricia W
September 12, 2018|
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Response from brydonhavercroft | Property representative |
Patti the number you called is not correct, that is not the South African prefix, it's 0027. We are not able to take a booking for August next year at this stage, we don't know our winter holiday plans so far ahead am... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R43 Main Road, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Stanford
  • Phone Number: +27 28 341 0603
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