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The Goatshed at Fairview

Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 863 3609
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (115 reviews)
“goat” (36 reviews)
“cheese plate” (40 reviews)
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Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's probably a little late to mention it now, but I still think The Goatshed at Fairview deserves a mention for the excellent service I got there in January 2017. It was a scathing hot day and we were travelling - on route to the...More

Thank Rachel890309
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fairview is a beautiful setting, but beware of the prices! Cappuccino's are R29 and juices are R38+ which is extremely expensive. The day we visited, their bakery ran out of croissants before 12:00. I must say we expected a lot more, bit it was still...More

Thank CaptCapeTown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to the Goatshed at Fairview is one of the CT must do events. You can taste their cheeses and they will even give you advise of what preserves you can enjoy with it. Add the wine & cheese paring tasting to the basket...More

Thank mvtouring
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for lunch and enjoyed the total experience very much. The restaurant is beautiful and it was very pleasurable to sit outdoors under the vines. We enjoyed the food and interesting combinations of textures and tastes. The portions were ample. Afterwards tasted wines...More

Thank TRtr2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a fun friendly place to visit. We met friends for a Sunday lunch. Very friendly service and very tasty food, generous portions.

Thank Gerda W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must stop en-route to Paarl. Gorgeous selection of cheeses well complimented by the Goats Do Roam Rosé. If you love cheese, make a turn!

Thank Liezel S
Reviewed 8 May 2017

You must try the great variety Goats-cheese as Fairview it is sublime and out of this world. At the Goatshed there also is bread and other tings but it is the cheese that attract me

Thank Travelvespa
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Best service and food! Freshness to the max and friendly professional service! Will definitely be back! Keep it up!

Thank lisatravel111
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We had late lunch at the Goat Shed and the food was amazing. All of us had wonderful food and the beef pie with mash and vegies was stunning. Service was efficient and friendly. Pricing was very fair for the quality of food and the...More

Thank TonyBosman
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Always the most divine place to visit when in the STellenbosch area. Cheeses are divine. Wines of the best. Lunch and service excellent. Really a place to visit if you want to relax and just enjoy the food, the wine , the cheeses and the...More

Thank Leeman2410
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Cyril D
Good morning. I have booked a table for 4 on May the 24th. for lunch. We are all 4 of us from Mauritius and it is my 2nd. visit to the Goatshed which I enjoyed the 1st. time. It is a very special occasion for us 4. I would like to have the menu so that we can peruse and decide what food we will have on this day. Thanks for reverting. Best regards, Cyril Desmarais ...
9 April 2017|
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Response from Caribauthor | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cyril, I hope you have another enjoyable lunch at Fairview. I think though, that your question regarding menus would be better directed to and requested from Fairview themselves. Why not check out their web site and send... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 863 3609
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