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De Grendel Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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De Grendel Wine Estate is home to the award-winning De Grendel Restaurant where the Graaff family’s passion for winemaking extends to the philosophy they employ at the estate’s restaurant: the use of in-season and locally sourced fresh produce, and a menu that is updated regularly, reflecting the unique culinary heritage of the Cape and created with complementary De Grendel wines in mind.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Contemporary, European, Fusion
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our waiter Juan looked after us very nicely during our lunch. Duck was very appreciated, cooking perfect. The Karoo lamb neck, on a bed with yogurt and fresh herbs was excellent. Sauvignon blanc very good, the Bordeaux blend for 350 ZAR is good but a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No wonder this place got the 1st place in this area. Good service even though me and my family came only for the wine tasting. It was sunny day and having wine with good company is the best thing to do! The lady who serve...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dewii29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently visited this restaurant to celebrate my friend's birthday. Beautiful setting and ambiance. We had three courses and among the group, we almost tried everything on the menu. The food was absolutely delicious and beautifully presented. The service was spot on, glasses re-filled without...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank B135DVmelanieb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous views! Both food and wine was very good. Waiters informed and friendly. My negative comes from wanting to share a bottle of wine with my friends after lunch but it turned out to be a no go in their tasting room. After much haggling...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BFO1964
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our friends from the UK boasting about the food and the portion sizes have halved and the lamb neck had sand in my spinach. Really disappointing experience. Sad reallyMore

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank LadyLinda923
DGRestaurant, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are very sorry to hear that you did not have an enjoyable lunch with us as to your previous visit. We have informed the chefs about the incident and we value the feedback. Once...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband took me to De Grendel for my birthday on the 20 th of March. Things started off shaky... We both ordered the “tongue teaser” which consists of scallop, apple and cucumber and a glass if MCC. Firstly their version of a glass was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank gushelah
DGRestaurant, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant. We are so sorry to hear that you did not have a great dining experience with us. We value all reviews as this enables us to improve on our offerings and service. I hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked at De Grendel for dinner and it was absolutely one of the best experiences from start to finish. First, the view. Spectacular. And a great way to enjoy a Table Mountain sunset. Second, the service. Everyone was super attentive and super knowledgeable. Every...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Dozylocal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there twice in the same week ! After a magnificent business dinner for 11 people - which they decided to give us a private room in the wine cellar, I actually went back for exactly the same meal 2 days later - this...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TravelBabeSA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a incredible restaurant 👌beautiful views 😊 amazing food , from main course to dessert truly awesome place

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 18johnn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic food and wines. Very knowledgeable staff and rocking service. Everything was beautifully presented and each dish was explained in detail. The atmosphere was relaxed without being casual. We will be back.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sean1963
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Franca50
April 18, 2019|
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Response from Roland E | Reviewed this property |
Falls sie über ein Navigationsgerät verfügen, einfach sonst leider nur mit einer guten Straßenkarte. Die Einfahrt ist gut beschildert.
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Franca50
April 18, 2019|
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Response from JohanM2273 | Reviewed this property |
If you did not book in advance, my guess is that you will not be able to have your easter lunch there. Nevermind the directions. Try google maps for an easy directed way to De Grendel.
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February 11, 2018|
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Response from HeinrichZ21 | Reviewed this property |
21 km met Uber!
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