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“Vibey pub, delicious tapas”

The Thirsty Scarecrow
Ranked #2 of 6 Nightlife in Stellenbosch
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Owner description: The Thirsty Scarecrow offers a wide range of local South African craft beer on tap. Come enjoy a beer tasting, cocktail or a glass of wine. Experience great pizza and tapas with the best view in the heart of the Winelands. Open 7 days a week, 11am -late.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed 18 March 2014

Great atmosphere in the pub with beautiful views. Live music adds to the vibe.
We enjoyed the tapas, but the mains were disappointing. The nachos were drenched in smoked tomato salsa with chorizo and very little cheese. Just too many flavours on one plate.
The cream in the Irish coffee was sour, but the waiter had no problem bringing a fresh one though. We had a selection of sweet snacks, unfortunately the fudge and caramel popcorn tasted stale and the honeycomb was served in big chunks and very chewy. I would definitely visit this pub again with friends for cocktails and tapas, but not for dinner.

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Reviewed 24 February 2014

Lots of fun, great food, great venue, awesome vibe and friendly staff! Def worth a visit to try out the yummy food and beers!

Thank NatalieDC
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Reviewed 22 February 2014

They provide a huge variety of beers which includes local and foreign. The selection is so vast that you might want to ask your waiter for a few pointers. They also provide an interesting selection of pizzas that look good, are delicious and very filling. If you are interested a light snack they also have a number of tapas to chose from. The best part is, you can enjoy your pizza and beer with an awesome view of the winelands area. I would definitely also suggest sundowners.

Thank Dewald R
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Reviewed 4 February 2014

This is the place to visit if you want to taste a variety of craft beers and indulge in some great pizzas. On the downside, the bar can be very noisy if there is live music and the bar staff a bit slow.

Thank Nakkiran
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Reviewed 1 February 2014

Read some of the other good reviews and visited with the whole family last week. It really was fantastic and we were not left disappointed. Great tapas menus and I think the best pizza I have ever had. I also really liked the play area for the kids where they could play on their own while my husband and I enjoyed our meal. Great live music too. Will definitely be back!

Thank HilaL L
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