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Rust en Vrede Restaurant

Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (75 reviews)
“steak” (108 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly
Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time we have visited this wine estate. Rust en Vrede is among my top 3 vineyards in South Africa. The vineyard has a long history / heritage, its Merlot was served at the event when Mandela revived Nobel prize. The wines...More

Thank Traveller_uk_SA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to R & V for the winemakers lunch last week Friday. It was THE best steak I have ever eaten in my life, and I love my steak!! The only place that equaled the R & V steak was a restaurant called "Stellenbosch"...More

Thank Jetblazt650
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a special event all for you? A tasteful chic enjoyable eating experience ?then you cannot miss this superb restaurant. The place is nice but kindness of personnel and cosy atmosphere will make it really beautiful just for you. You might go there for...More

Thank MatildeLeo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely superb dining experience - as good as any other quality fine dining establishment anywhere, but with very reasonable prices, especially if visiting from North America or Europe. Quality of service, attention to detail, ambience, and food were all top notch. We also arrived a...More

1  Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It all starts from the moment you approach the restaurant. The staff greet you with a warm welcome and then shows you around. When we went the weather was very good and first had some champagne outside, followed by an excellent dinner inside. The staff...More

Thank Wrensch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ruste en Vrede is something special. Your own server, something that has disappeared these days in South Africa. A wonderful sommelier who can advise you what to choose and why to choose a wine. Very much a special occasion venue where you can see the...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is in a Winery. The place is idyllic. It is a mature landscape, with old trees, very old buildings and everything is wonderfully maintained. The restaurant is a perfect experience. Although we were a large group of people coming from all over the...More

Thank Tybit
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The lunch menu consists of only 2 options - salmon or steak, but it results in perfectly executed meals. The terrace is beautiful with huge trees. The staff seem to be all students and the service was friendly. If you're not able to make a...More

1  Thank KellyC_Canada
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had one of the best meals we have ever had here. Every little detail was attended to, the food was so creative and delicious, and the wine pairings were inspired! This was a little slice of heaven!

1  Thank Julie M
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It's been around a year since we last visited R&V, and as soon as we sat down to our meal we were questioning why we don't go more often. Food was simply amazing, from the bread selection to the petit fours. We both ate from...More

1  Thank PatBar2
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Questions & Answers
25 January 2017|
Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Thank you for your enquiry! With our restaurant being small, intimate venue we do not generally take large group reservations (largest being 8 guests). However as your request falls in the lower winter season we... More
John R
9 January 2017|
Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Thank you for your enquiry! Unfortunately the restaurant is closed on Sundays and Mondays. We do apologize for the inconvenience! We are open for dinner from 18.30, Tuesday - Saturday evenings (with the exception... More
Danielle A
7 January 2017|
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Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Danielle, Thank you very much for your enquiry! Yes, we do have seating for 1 person only. Just to advise for further information; unfortunately the restaurant is currently fully booked until March 2017. However... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
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