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Serendipity Restaurant

Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sorbet” (5 reviews)
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“wine pairing” (29 reviews)
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African, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At first impression the entrance are very nice.The staff are friendly well dressed.When your taken to a like living room, to await your menu, drinks are served. Only prolem with that is , is that theres many other guests. You cant actualy have a private...More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A place to go for a special evening. Very good combinations of tastings with surprising wines. Very friendly service and good explanations. Good atmosphere. Do not miss this on your Garden Route.

Thank Theo S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was definitely one of the best meals we had in South Africa. The tasting menu was superb quality and great value for money. The whole meal was delicious and well presented, particularly the Springbok tartare, the grilled linefish, the banana cake and lemongrass creme...More

Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for an outstanding dining experience - and I mean experience, not just the food - this is the place to go. We had heard about how highly rated the restaurant was and booked in months early as part of our golf/safari...More

Thank daz1249
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in the area DO NOT miss out on going to this restaurant. My husband and I went for the taster menu with wine pairing, it was amazing and we had fantastic service too.

Thank Becca M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just wow. Fine dining but unpretentious and truly superb food, service and presentation. Lizelle is as good a chef as you would find anywhere and husband Rudolph and wait staff were simply first class. Many thanks to Joseph and Emilio who looked after us at...More

Thank Huntyjune
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rudolf as Chef receives you personally and describes the cooking of the menu whilst you sip on your Apéro at the lake. Dining is inside. Food absolutely delicious and the hosts Rudolf and Lizelle just amazing. Pick-up and lift back to the hotel is guaranteed....More

Thank Pascal S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a restaurant you don't want to miss. The food is local and exquisite. The explanation of the menu before the seating is quite an experience. Then, the food tickles the palate. You can't go wrong.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We have been there for the third time and it is to mention, that Serendipity continous to be one of the best restaurants in the southern hemisphere. Food, staff, wine, the heartwarming friendliness of the owners... all there to stay. Reservation well in advance is...More

Thank Marcel K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The owners go out of their way to make you feel welcome and to heighten the dinning experience. This is a fine dinning resturant. I foind the food and its presentation to be excellent. The wines are South African and the ones that were choosen...More

Thank busterthebeagle
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Hi. Is there a dress code for the restaurant. Trying to work out what to pack for our travels. Thanks
18 April 2017|
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Response from Victoria80465 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a fancy restaurant but you would feel more comfortable in something better than sportswear. Comfortable but dressed up a little would be most appropriate. The setting is a personal home turned B and B. Very friendly... More
Hello , We booked one night at your hotel on the Saturday 29 th of April to come and dine at your restaurant . How to make sure we have a booking at the restaurant please. We're a group of 8 persons. thanks to reply asap
17 April 2017|
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Response from 100Champagne | Reviewed this property |
Good day, You can book online via email and if you have any questions or need confirmation they respond quite quickly. Furthermore you could call them as well to get an immidiate reply. Hope ghat helps! :)
What is the price range for this restaurant?
28 December 2014|
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Response from Elsabe K | Property representative |
Thank you for your valued enquiry. We serve a table d’hôte five course fine dining menu at R415 per person excluding beverages. We always have two choices on starters and 3 choices on main courses - one will always be a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433
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