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Ristorante Pappa Grappa at Wilderer Distillery

R45 Paarl, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 863 3555
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“flammkuchen” (19 reviews)
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“veal limone” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
R45 Paarl, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t been here for a year, but still as good as I remember! Very seldom you find such a little hidden gem. Atmosphere is just amazing. Well done Christian. You’ve had a tough year and I’m proud of you and your staff!!

Thank Andy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

WOW! That's all I can say really, but I have to use the amount of characters for this review. The restaurant is cosy and staff friendly, but best of all is the yummiest food. My wife had a pizza which she said was the best...More

Thank Mike4462
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I have never had such amazing service where the manager fills your glass with exceptional wine. We ordered thee most scrumptious pizza,out of this world! Not only was the wine and food amazing, the service was immaculate. The staff really make you feel at home....More

Thank estellek220
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place. Besides good service and consistent quality, this place has a lovely atmosphere. Cosy and authentic, reminding me of restaurants in small villages in the alsace. The staff has been there for many years and most guests know each other aswell. Amazing...More

Thank sander l
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I read some reviews and saw that apparently Pappa Grappa serves the best steak in the area. So I went there to see if it's true. Low and behold I am still in awe about the quality and taste of the fillet steak. Wow👍🏼🔝🙏🏼😇

Thank alilaaviva
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We were recommended this restaurant by our host at Lekkerwijn. The food has a generally German or Italian(pizza/pasta) feel to it. I Chose Wiener schnitzel, and it was very good. Portions were generous. Service was excellent. We ate here twice. The manager spent time with...More

Thank JohnLeightonBuzzard
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We popped into the restaurant to taste gin and grappa. We did not have a booking but despite the restaurant being empty, we almost got fully ignored and had to ask for service multiple times. We had a gin and then left for Fairview which...More

Thank Werner_Lindemann
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We love taking the kids to Pappa Grappa, the outside area with jungle gym keeps them busy whilst my husband and I enjoy our meal in peace. :) The food & service are excellent. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone that wants to...More

Thank Tatum E
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We visit Papa Grappa on a regular basis. it never disappoint. Lovley setting, very family friendly, it never disappoints. Thanks Christian Wilderer for beeing a super host. "Best G&T in South Africa"

Thank rocket2000
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, incredible ambiénce and of course excellent food make this one of my first stops when im in Paarl. My last visit was for a birthday party with a large table in the garden, absolutely fantastic and highly recommended!

Thank Cesar A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R45 Paarl, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 863 3555
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