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De Grendel Restaurant

Plattekloof Road | De Grendel Wine Estate and Restaurant, Plattekloof 7500, South Africa
+27 21 558 7035
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
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Plattekloof Road | De Grendel Wine Estate and Restaurant, Plattekloof 7500, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again, we have been delighted by both the vegan and non-vegan offerings. The combinations of taste and texture, the presentation and excellent service from Daniel made for a wonderful evening. The mushroom amuse bouche was a sensation. My risotto was, for a very pleasant...More

Thank ToniBrockhoven
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was really surprised by this winery. We came all the way due to how excellent they were rated. This place is beautiful and they have really good wines but what surprised me was the food and customer service. A must place to try if...More

Thank Neema46664
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! What a great review! We are so happy to hear that enjoyed your experience with us, I have passed this review on to all the staff involved and they are absolutely thrilled to read this, reviews like these motivates us to even better ourselves...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is not about the restaurant but about the superb wine tasting experience we recently had at De Grendel. An hour before closing time we arrived at De Grendel with our visiting Australian relatives. Our party of 8 was taken through to one of...More

1  Thank CraigvE
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a beautiful review! We are absolutely thrilled to read this review! We will make sure that Ryan from our wine tasting area receives this awesome review, all our staff is continuously doing training to improve and better themselves and this has definitely played off....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time at the De Grendel Restaurant and we want to do it again. Great service, fantastic food (the vegetarian options are star-level and the „normal-ones“ close to it). Supported by fantastic wines of the De Grendel Estate and one of the best views of...More

Thank wallmaker
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your first visit to us and hope that there will be many more. We are very proud of all our offerings that we can provide to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a quick drive out of Cape Town city, or down the N1, lies the De Grendel wine estate on the Durbanville Hills. A drive through the conifer tree lined road up to the restaurant and tasting room, whets the appetite of what is to...More

Thank AllisonCdR
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you kindly for taking the time to review our beautiful Estate and Restaurant! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed all our products we have to offer. We hope to see you soon again in the near future. Kind Regards, De Grendel Management

Reviewed 14 December 2017

This is what a dining experience should be. We had a lovely evening with friends, and everything was outstanding. The food experience was really exceptional, paired with a view one can never get enough of - you can't ask for better. Definitely worth the visit.

1  Thank BseL1307
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so happy to hear that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us. We are looking forward to your next visit. Kind Regards, Management

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Everything about de grendel restuarant is stunning It is modern energizing with great food and service with one of the best vistas of table mountain We come here every year when we visit western cape and the food is always consistently good with emphasis on...More

Thank petesaund
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you kindly for this excellent review! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed all our products that we have to offer. We are looking forward to seeing you soon again in the near future. Kind regards, Management

Reviewed 8 December 2017

We came to De Grendel for wine tasting not even knowing what to expect. The wine tasting room that also serves as a restaurant is placed on top of a hill overlooking a horse pasture and lake with table mountain in the distance. The morning...More

1  Thank Armadilloshell
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time out to write such a wonderful and inspiring review of De Grendel Wine Estate. I have passed the beautiful compliments on to Jacques and he is absolutely thrilled and proud of this wonderful review! We will be looking forward...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

I've been to this restaurant twice, and both times it was superb. In August I was there for a Sunday lunch, and every course was a taste explosion! And don't forget the fantastic wines they have. An absolute treat. Will hopefully go soon again for...More

Thank Elsabé V
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

We very much appreciate your time in writing this review. We are looking forward to your next visit! Kind Regards, Management

Reviewed 7 December 2017

WOW What fantastic service, waiters were excellent and friendly made us feel so welcome, food was to die for and the shiraz was delicious. We had the set menu, will definitely be back here again. Its a must for everyone that has not being there...More

Thank Rochelle W
degrendel, General Manager at De Grendel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you so much for reviewing our Restaurant, we are indeed pleased that you had a great experience with us. We are looking forward to welcome you back soon again in the near future. Kindest Regards, Management

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Questions & Answers
nicolejjansen
9 November 2017|
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Response from DGRestaurant | Property representative |
Hi there. To make a booking at De Grendel Restaurant please send us an email or give us a call on 021 558 7035
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Sonia W
19 September 2017|
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Response from degrendel | Property representative |
We do cater for children during lunch service, for dinner service we only cater for children older than 12 years. We serve either a kiddies fish & chips or a kiddies beef & chips.
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Johanita N
14 August 2015|
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Response from degrendel | Property representative |
I am afraid that we do not allow dogs onto the estate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plattekloof Road | De Grendel Wine Estate and Restaurant, Plattekloof 7500, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Plattekloof
  • Phone Number: +27 21 558 7035
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