The Winelands

The Winelands

The Cape Winelands is made up of many suburbs, the 3 biggest of these being Franschhoek, Paarl and Stellenbosch.

Fine-dining Restaurants

Mange Tout – Mont Rochelle Restaurant

Mange Tout – Mont Rochelle

Welcome to Mange Tout – Mont Rochelle in the Western Cape. This truly is one of the most beautiful parts of South Africa, a country I’ve been a regular visitor to for many years. During your time with us I hope you get the opportunity to try some of the fantastic wines produced in the region and experience some of the local hospitality – I always make a point of doing so!

Dassenberg Road, Franschhoek. Tel: 021 876 2770

Le Quatier Francais Restaurant

Le Quatier Francais

The Tasting Room – Le Quatier Francais Our renowned dinner restaurant, headed up by Executive Chef Margot Janse, offers an 8 course African inspired surprise tasting menu, with the option of wine pairing.

16 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek. Tel: 021 876 2151

Asara Wine Estate & Hotel

Asara Wine Estate & Hotel

Asara’s main restaurant Raphael’s offers classic European style cuisine ranging from the very simple to the finest of dishes. The environment is relaxed and informal with a touch of elegance, perfect for enjoying breakfast, lunch or dinner on the estate.

Asara Wine Estate & Hotel, Polkadraai, Stellenbosch 021 888 8000

Rust En Vrede Restaurant

Rust En Vrede

Great restaurants are about balance, Not only in food and wine, but also people. And thus our service is as important. What makes it even more of a challenge is when all this happens on a historic and award winning wine estate. We have selected the right team and together we built from there, to create the finest dining experience at a world-class venue.

Rust En Vrede Restaurant  – Annadale Rd, Stellenbosch. Tel: 021 881 3881

Barrique Restaurant


Restaurant Barrique opened at Vredenheim in 1998 and is an oasis of traditional cuisine in the heart of the Stellenbosch winelands.

Vredenheim Estate, On R310, Stellenbosch. Tel: 021 881 3001

Trendy Restaurants

Rickety Bridge Restaurant

Rickety Bridge

The Franschhoek wine estate, Rickety Bridge, has a winemaking history dating back to the 17th century. It was once part of the original La Provence farm granted to the first French Huguenots who settled in Oliphantshoek and renamed the area, Franschhoek.

Rickety Bridge Restaurant – (Picnics, traditional) R44 just before Franschhoek. Tel: 021 876 2016

Reuben’s Restaurant


With a passion for creating fine yet uncomplicated cuisine and a laid back setting to match, we invite you to experience Reuben’s.

Reuben’s – 19 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek. Tel: 021 876 4591

Basic Bistro Restaurant

Basic Bistro

Basic Bistro is cosy restaurant right in the heart of Stellenbosch. We have been making locals and strangers feel at home for many years, with a dedicated focus on using quality ingredients to prepare all meals while setting a comfortable and intimate atmosphere for our guests.

31 Church street, Stellenbosch. Tel: 021 888 7022

Seafood Restaurants

Bouillabaisse Seafood Deli

Bouillabaisse Seafood Deli

A classy champagne and oyster bar and seafood deli on the high street in Franschhoek.

Bouillabaisse Seafood Deli – 38 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek. Tel: 021 876 4430

Salmon Bar @ The Yard

Salmon Bar @ The Yard

Making a nice change from all the serious Franschhoek food, this is a super spot for breakfast and excellent coffee. Smoked salmon dishes are just as they should be, accompanied by French bubbly at great prices.

Salmon Bar @ The Yard – 38 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek. Tel: 021 876 4591

Fishermans Catch & Grill

Fishermans Catch & Grill

West Coast comes to Franschhoek with FRESH line fish and other yummy seafood dishes. We keep it simple so that you can get the true West Coast experience. We are still in the process of getting our liquor licence so please feel free to bring our own wine with out being charged corkage.

French/Bistro Restaurants

Haute Cabriere Restaurant

Haute Cabriere

Franschhoek’s iconic Haute Cabriere Restaurant & Terrace is well known for its unique location, set into the side of Franschhoek Mountain and overlooking the Valley. On sunny days, guests can enjoy the beautiful vistas over Franschhoek from the terrace, while on cool days a roaring fire creates a cosy atmosphere.

Cabriere Estate, 1km up the pass. Tel: 021 876 3688

The French Connection Restaurant

The French Connection

The French Connection is a charming bistro-style restaurant with a welcoming and unpretentious atmosphere. Chef Patron, Matthew Gordon, has created a simple, yet enticing menu, guaranteed to suit all palates.

The French Connection – 48 Huguenot Road, Franschhoek 021 876 4506

Italian Restaurants

Wijnhuis Restaurant


We offer an a La Carte as well as a light lunch menu. Cold meat and cheese platters are regularly updated.

Wijnhuis – Cnr Church & Andrings Street. Tel: 021 887 5844

African Restaurants

Moyo – Spier Estate

Moyo – Spier Estate

Welcome to Moyo – the destination for a unique African dining experience. Inspired by the traditions and values of our ancestors, moyo is a celebration of, and commitment to, the beauty of Africa, and the industry of her people.

R310 Baden Powell Rd, Stellenbosch 7603, South Africa

Goederust Country kitchen

Goederust Country kitchen

An incredibly popular spot, especially for a sumptuous Sunday lunch, the Goederust Farm Kitchen is a quaint and scenic spot to relax and enjoy delicious South African cuisine.

Goederust Estate, Stellenbosch.

La Motte

La Motte

The exclusively arranged Pierneef à La Motte Chef’s Table offers a fine-dine menu in line with guests’ preferences, as pre-arranged with Chef Michelle Theron, as well as a harmoniously complementing wine selection.

On R45. Tel: 021 876 3687

Boschendal Le Cafe

Boschendal Le Cafe

What crowned this welcome was the Cape table, laden with wholesome dishes made from ingredients from the farm’s werf and fields.

Boschendal Estate, Pniel Road, Franschhoek. Tel: 032 870 4274