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Abingdon Wine Estate

D369, Lions River, Howick 3260, South Africa
+27 83 463 8503
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (15 reviews)
“pork belly” (8 reviews)
“trout” (3 reviews)
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Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
D369, Lions River, Howick 3260, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Abingdon offers you the intimacy of one on one chatter with the owners whilst tasting the spectacular wines! The outside tables are set up under the most beautiful greenery and the food is absolutely amazing! You can sit there for hours sipping on wine and...More

Thank danielledG8718RQ
Reviewed 31 May 2016

My husband and I popped in to do some wine tasting a couple of weeks back and just loved the ambience of the estate and the friendliness of the owner, his wife and daughter. we went back for Lunch on Sunday the 29th May and...More

Thank Philippa C
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

What a perfect afternoon at Abingdon. Food was awesome and Matched so well to the wines. Ending off with such good company around the fireplace. If you have been yet make sure you add it to your Bucket List!

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Visiting the mooi river area with a friend, we decided to stop in on Abingdon estate for lunch and potentially wine tasting. We walked into the restaurant and not one person greeted us, although there were 2 people available to help. When we asked if...More

1  Thank Katie M
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A lovely setting in a vineyard. There is a tasting bar to sample their wines before choosing a bottle for you meal. There is no pressure to purchase wine to take away, probably because their production is limited and in demand. The food is excellent...More

Thank denise10coral
Reviewed 24 April 2016

What a lovely venue, a little out the way, but what a great place to have lunch. Food is excellent, service good. Venue is small with limited seating so it is advisable to book. It was a cool and windy day when we visited so...More

1  Thank Ian L
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We ran in and out to try the Chardonnay as we were curious about the Midlands Wine. We tried the Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier and Chardonnay. We were so pleasantly surprised. Bought 3 cases of delicious Chardonnay. The owner was so welcoming and interesting to chat...More

Thank MarvBlonde
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Ian and Jane are the perfect hosts. The setting is brilliant and warm. Jane's food is so fresh and original you have got to try it. Pork belly is to die for. Ian's knowledge of wine is inspiring.

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We called here in February to taste the produce from the vineyard, but unfortunately found that their wines have become so popular that they had run out of stock. Perhaps August/September might be a better time. However, we consoled ourselves with a glass or two...More

Thank Bushman594
Reviewed 8 January 2016

This place is a hidden gem....from the moment you arrive you instantly relax. The owners make you feel so welcome. The food was outstanding, (get the pork belly and the sea trout and the pork belly again!) make sure to leave room for dessert! The...More

Thank JT S
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: D369, Lions River, Howick 3260, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Howick
  • Phone Number: +27 83 463 8503
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