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R43 Main Road, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
+27 28 341 0603
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
R43 Main Road, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

My sister recommended Havercrofts as a must do in Stanford and I can see why it is her favourite restaurant out of all the wonderful options available. The food is out of this world and I can highly recommend that you plan for 3 courses....More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We enjoyed excellent food backed up by relaxed, friendly and personal hospitality. We had a hard time deciding what to eat - everything just looked (and ended up tasting) really delicious. There was a lot of passing plates round the table accompanied by "you must...More

Thank leannero2018
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Third time for me at Havercroft's. Stanford is such a beautiful place with a jewel of a restaurant, Havercroft's. You should visit both. Buffalo mozzarella salad to start this time followed by roast belly pork with crackling to die for! Lemon tart for pudding, I...More

Thank Leswyn M
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Havercroft's and it will not be our last! We ordered the buffalo mozzarella and devilled kidney starters, fish curry and pork belly mains and the lemon tart for dessert. We paired it all with a vreation Viognier. All of...More

Thank Suretha H
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing lunch at Havercrofts! Food was good with excellent service!!! We love this place!!

Thank Anton G
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Havercrofts is always on my menu. Innes offers a tongue in cheeky welcome with a touch of well intentioned acerbity. Don't take her serously as she is a pussycat. Brydon who cooks produces wonderful food. Try the devilled kidneys and fish curry. The home made...More

Thank Nigel k
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Charming cottage style restaurant in a lovely rural setting with wonderful views. We were warmly greeted by Innes whose extravagant bonhomie and hilarious banter mask efficiency and attention to detail. Brydon’s food was sublime - four choices of starters and mains and three of puds...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Having just read the bad reviews for this place we are now bitterly disappointed with our experience this afternoon. It now seems it would have been far better to antagonise Innes to enhance the experience! If you are unintelligent and/or short of a sense of...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Havercroft's is a cornerstone of Stanford and the perfect place for any special occasion or just a long, relaxing weekend lunch. The menu is mouth-watering and exquisitely well balanced. Brydon is an absolute whiz in the kitchen (the Chicken Ballotine is my all-time favourite, though...More

Thank JennieCSA
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Sublime food with a world-class menu, quaint setting with idyllic mountain views, and a powerhouse husband and wife team, with Brydon at the helm in the kitchen and Innes ensuring her guests only get served the best of the best. This is no ordinary dining...More

Thank Bianca C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R43 Main Road, Stanford, Overstrand 7210, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Stanford
  • Phone Number: +27 28 341 0603
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