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Pierneef a La Motte


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing. Loved the 3 course meal and each course was made with thought, care and texture. Loved the Bonnievale rump with onion and carrots. If you wanted to be critical after a great evening it had to be dessert. The lemon meringue...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank swazijumbo
Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

One of the best lunches ever! Beautiful dining area, with a fire place crackling. Interesting decor with a intimate atmosphere. Friendly waiters and quick service. But, above all, some of the best food we had 👍😋 it was truly an all round perfect experience. I...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Arnoldv375
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Pierneef remains the best restaurant experience in Franschhoek. We had an excellent lunch with great service backed up by excellent and well trained staff. The new starters serving is a winner and so is the revamped menu after the winter break. A very pleasing aspect...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Biba6
Reviewed July 11, 2019

One of the most memorable meal ever. Kids loved it. A vegan on the table. Not a problem. Most delicious cauliflower dish presented. I will go back there for it anytime. Dessert even more delicious and vegan desserts no problem. A real treat this was.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Princess474
Reviewed June 18, 2019

I looked forward to visiting this restaurant as it was closed the previous times i visited La Motte. The food was good however my expectations were obviously to high.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

I was invited to lunch here by a friend and we were a party of five. This was my second visit. The venue is beautiful and the grounds are impeccably maintained. The service was very good. We sat outside on the verandah. While the food...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank georgestof
Reviewed June 3, 2019

We went with kids and had a wonderful time outside enjoying good wine and great food! I loved the fact that you can choose different years to drink at your lunch- eg: you could choose a 2012 vintage.. All the dishes were amazing, and we...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed June 3, 2019

We were six adults and three children and our experience was delightful. It is always heartwarming to catch up with dear friends over a long lunch. To find a restaurant that is child-friendly and where the staff are exceptional is often challenging, fortunately Pierneef a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank cyrilnaicker
Reviewed May 27, 2019

I have experienced this lovely restaurant before, however, I never adopt an attitude of "been there done that" and was reminded yet again - that I am quite comfortable with my attitude! The reservation was made online at short notice and from the time of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed May 7, 2019

I took two visitors tor lunch here. The drive in to the estate is spectacular and we had a very warm welcome in the restaurant after enjoying a wine tasting .Unfortunatel we only had a mains but I have had starters and dessert here before....More

Date of visit: May 2019
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November 27, 2016|
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Response from Hetta V | Property representative |
Hallo Jan, We are closed for Christmas Lunch, so that all our staff can share the day with their families and loved ones. Pierneef a La Motte will re-open on Tuesday 27 December '16. Kind regards
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