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Allee Bleue

310 Intersection R 45 and R | Intersection R 45 and R310, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 874 1021
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
310 Intersection R 45 and R | Intersection R 45 and R310, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed May 13, 2017

I highly recommend this winery for the experience. While tasting some excellent award winning wines, we enjoyed a South African picnic lunch in a pretty yard setting. The 'picnic' was outstanding, very high quality & enough food for a king - about 6 courses. We...More

Thank Marsha E
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2017

Thank you so very much for your kind comments & review . We pride ourselves in offering our guests a great experience whilst visiting the Farm and we are delighted that we managed to achieve this with your recent visit . We hope to see...More

Reviewed May 12, 2017

We had an excellent midday Picnic with 10 friends. Very well presented, tasty food, friendly staff. Very good price and the wine simply great (and very affordable). Only the kiddies picnic in a "plastic" bucket was not too impressive.More

Thank Ernst38
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2017

Thank you very much for visiting us and taking time to send us your feedback . Glad you enjoyed the picnic & our wines , we will use this feedback to further improve our offering and customer experience here on the farm . Kind regards...More

Reviewed April 21, 2017

Good winery. An interesting excursion with a charming lady guide. Ample tasting (personally I prefer their light white)

Thank Zeituni
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Thank you very much for taking time to give us some feedback . Glad you had an interesting visit . Hope to see you again soon at Allee Bleue . Kind regards Carol

Reviewed April 19, 2017

We enjoyed a great picnic under a large oak tree while sipping on lovely wine. Great for children, we hardly saw them as they played and made new friends. We will be back.

Thank janvanrensburg
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2017

Thank you so much for joining us , so pleased that both you and the children had fun whilst visiting us . Hope to see you back soon . Enjoy the rest of the week . Kind regards The Allee Bleue Team

Reviewed April 18, 2017

This is a truly versatile venue that can cater for intimate meals to events of a 1000 guests at various venues around the estate. The management staff have all worked at previous top hospitality establishments in the Cape and it shows in their relaxed professional...More

Thank Wouter d
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2017

Thank you so very much for joining us and your encouraging feedback . Hope to see you again soon . Kind regards The Allee Bleue Team

Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

What a great experience. Food was great and setting very special. And kids are welcome. So don't stay away

Thank Michael E
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2017

Thank you very much for taking time to review us . We are so pleased you enjoyed the Picnic and hope to see you with us soon . Enjoy the rest of the week . Kind regards The Allee Bleue Team

Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Awful experience from the poor welcome in the restaurant to the poor welcome in the wine tasting. Asked for warm milk for child, got milk at 120 deg! Burnt toasted sandwiches and poor choice on menu. Couldn't wait to leave and willed our tram to...More

Thank James C
Reviewed March 20, 2017

We had a fun time on a Sunday afternoon doing the wine and cheese pairing/tasting. Pretty setting and the hostess was a quite entertaining and interesting young woman. Wines were tasty too!

Thank MikeHSFO
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2017

Thank you so much for taking time to visit us , glad you had fun with Lois whilst visiting .Hope to see you back quite soon . Kind regards The Allee Bleue Team

Reviewed March 17, 2017

The Allee Bleue in Franschhoek combines many cool conecpts that can all be experienced at their vineyard. From wine tasting, to wine blending to a wonderful picnic at their own garden did we spent almost half a day there - a day we absolutely enjoyed....More

Thank harinhos
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments , so please that you enjoyed your time with us . Travel safely and we hope to see you again sometime soon . Kind regards The Allee Bleue Team

Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

We stayed with our friends for three days in this beautiful area to visit some of the best wineries. The absolute highlight was the wine tasting at Allee Bleue . The bluegum - lined long alley gave the name and after a short drive we...More

Thank doc holiday
AlleeBleue, Manager at Allee Bleue, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2017

Thank you so very much for visiting us , we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and appreciate your kind words . L'Amour Toujours The Allee Bleue Team

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Anna G
Are you open on Christmas Day for picnics?
December 17, 2016|
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Response from AlleeBleue | Property representative |
Hi , thank you for your enquiry. We are not open on Christmas day for picnics . We do have a set Christmas lunch Menu at R485 per person / R110 per child under 12 . Seats are limited so if you need to make a booking please... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Intersection R 45 and R | Intersection R 45 and R310, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 874 1021
  • E-mail
Description
The historical estate of Allée Bleue is nestled at the foot of the majestic Drakenstein Mountains in the Franschhoek Valley. Allée Bleue is known to be one of the oldest yet most characteristic farms in the Cape, producing internationally award winning wines. Our offering on the estate includes boutique accommodation and a Bistro that offers an appetising menu with old classics and newly created herb inspired dishes. Seasonal picnics and guided herb tours are unique to our estate. Allée Bleue is the ideal location to host stylish weddings, trendsetting events and family celebrations.
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