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Groote Post Winery

Darling Hills Road, Darling 7345, South Africa
+27 22 492 2825
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Groote Post is a historic 18th century farm on the Cape's West Coast where winemaking traditions have been revived by the Pentz family. Unique aspects and cool climatic conditions of the Darling Hills yield superlative fruit. Our wines are produced to reflect the uniqueness of our vineyards.
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“wine farm” (7 reviews)
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Darling Hills Road, Darling 7345, South Africa
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+27 22 492 2825
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Introducing their wines is something that many South African producers do particularly well. The way we think about and describe our wines is often unfamiliar to foreign visitors. Many Cape producers ensure that their staff are knowledgeable and hospitable. The tasting room at Groote Post...More

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

What a delightful place with a feeling of free farm, warm and cosy friendly welcoming staff, wine to die for and the food out of this world. Where have all the good chefs gone... look in these places. The farm kitchens and the hide aways......More

Thank trentCapeTown
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Best service in the West Coast! The wine tasting was excellent and the staff was friendly and welcoming.

Thank Nadia L
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Setting and venue great as is the wines, however restaurant is a dissapointment. Seven of us got squashed around a table, thought the restaurant was going to be full hence them not offering to join another table.Suffice to say had only 1 other table arrive...More

Thank Robbie A
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

A group of six people made the trip to Groote Post to have a wine tasting and lunch at the restaurant on the farm. We had made a booking but arrived some 30 minutes late. (we did phone them to advise them that we were...More

Thank 2david1947
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch. What a fantastic setting for lunch and food was fantastic, enjoyed with a great bottle of wine. Friendly service.

Thank George T
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Hard review to write insofar as it is a lovely (little) wine farm with a pleasant old building housing a restaurant in the Cape Dutch style that serves good food, but we had a plague of flies whilst trying to have their picnic basket. It...More

Thank rodney120
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon at the winery. Unlike many other wineries in the area there is no charge for the tasting and servings are generous. We then had a lovely lunch at the restuarant on the wine farm. Great service. We sat under under...More

Thank kadJhb
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

A tasting experience at the award winning Groote Post Winery is worth the short drive offroad . We enjoyed a fabulous meal at Hilda's kitchen afterwards: gracious interior, good service and great food , managed by the very hospitable husband and wife team Shaun and...More

Thank 595rouxfamily
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

A gem of a place hidden among the hills of the West Coast winelands - about 50 minutes north of Cape Town. They offer a complimentary tasting inside the cellar where one can view the working cellar itself in action. An onsite restaurant across the...More

Thank saswcpr
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