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Tokara Restaurant

(R 310) Helshoogte Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 885 2550
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
(R 310) Helshoogte Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 956 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

great restaurant with a fantastic view. The service is excellent and you don’t wait too long for your food.

Thank Thendo23
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tokara is my fav restaurant on the area. Great food and service. We visited and had a great time. We didn’t manage a dessert as the portion sizes for the starter and main filled us up Thanks

Thank Houdiniccccc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, good food, perfect setting looking over Stellenbosch town, what more do you want. Great menu, good coffee

Thank niklaass
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You could go to the very expensive place across the road (that was our plan!), but they don’t accept small kids for dinner. So we took our 18 month old to this restaurant, we were thrilled. Amazing views of Capetown (we went at 6pm and...More

Thank CatRubin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had just got engaged and this is one of my favourite memories from that time. The view as we arrived was breath-taking. The menu was incredible. The staff were brilliant. Can't wait to go back one day.

Thank laurafeather2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with family for wine tasting. The views are nice. We overall preferred the Graff Estate, but Tokara was beautiful as well. We had lunch here. The menu was slightly limited as there are certain times you can order things. Since we were there...More

Thank liztinabeth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Tokara yesterday for dinner with my partner. Welcome was good, we got there a bit early so we can catch the sunset and stunning views. We decided to drink some wine outside before we went in for dinner. When we went inside for...More

1  Thank MoM1593
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tokara is an impressive restaurant approximately five kilometres outside of Stellenbosch but certainly worth the drive. An impressive wine and drinks menu, and scrumptious food. Lovely building and excellent service.

Thank sabswarren
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Picture perfect setting! Great wine and delicious fine dining! A must visit if you doing the wine route.

Thank Dalenew2015
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at countless restaurants all over the world, all levels, from street food to 3 star Michelin, and this was one of our worst experiences. Ever. It is hard to point out one thing they did wrong - it was pretty much everything....More

Thank Nicklas S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Validated Parking, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: (R 310) Helshoogte Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 885 2550
  • E-mail
Description
Leading contemporary South African restaurant located atop of the picturesque Helshoogte Pass outside Stellenbosch, included on the 2014 Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice SA Fine Dining Top 10 list.
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