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Serendipity Restaurant

Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Found the restaurant by accident and am so happy we did. Intimate setting and fantastic food. You have to try it to appreciate the take on some very traditional South African dishes. Certainly not the last time we will go here.

Thank LifeRemotely
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked Serendipity on the off chance as we were staying in Wilderness for just one night . And too our delight turned out to be the best meal we’ve experienced in our trip to South Africa. And we’ve had some stunning meals but the...More

Thank TinaAGreen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lizelle and team to thank for one of best dinners we experienced whilst spending three weeks in S.Africa. Fabulous location by the lake with a transport pick up from our hotel. A truly lovely welcome to the venue, an aperitif with local flavours to enjoy...More

Thank Alwaystravellinng
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never had such a fantastic meal like here at Serendipity. Lizelle thank you and all staff for being so kind and treating like King & Queen. The most AmaZing food and tastes ever (and I travel a lot). Well done, best place I...More

Thank BryanC2638
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I are celebrating our honeymoon in the Wilderness and he found us this fine dining restaurant. It was so private and quaint. The waiters were highly knowledgeable on the wine descriptions and the food was amazingly luscious that only a fine palate...More

Thank 007PLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here (and stayed at the guesthouse which is also good) and had a really super evening. The service, presentation and food can really not be faulted. The selection on the menu is well thought out, and the presentation and attention to the...More

Thank Happypeople37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Need I say more. Go and experience it and decide for yourself. The creativity of the chef and flavor of every dish was absolutely stunning. I would seriously recommend the pairing option with every meal.

Thank JannieS146
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous experience we have just had at Serendipity! The food was exquisite and so thoroughly and delightfully explained by Lizette. It was authentic African cuisine and so delicious. We loved every aspect of Serendipity - the wine, the ambiance, the service. It was...More

Thank Sheena P
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Tonight was the second time we have eaten at Serendipity. Fantastic in every way, even better this time than 3 years ago. Lizette and her husband have a love their work that shines through in taste and experience. The staff are the kind of people...More

1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We have dined at Serendipity for many years and each year has seen the restaurant go from strength to strength. The culinary experience is not to be missed as Lizelle and her team come up with new ideas every month. Serendipity is a restaurant that...More

Thank MikeGrahamHermanus
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December 27, 2017|
Response from Sue53_11 | Reviewed this property |
Serendepity is only open for dinner - they don’t do lunch at all.
April 18, 2017|
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Response from Victoria80465 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a fancy restaurant but you would feel more comfortable in something better than sportswear. Comfortable but dressed up a little would be most appropriate. The setting is a personal home turned B and B. Very friendly... More
April 17, 2017|
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Response from 100Champagne | Reviewed this property |
Good day, You can book online via email and if you have any questions or need confirmation they respond quite quickly. Furthermore you could call them as well to get an immidiate reply. Hope ghat helps! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433
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