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Polkadraai Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 888 8000
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Polkadraai Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we had a shocking experience in May when visiting Sansinar at ASARA wine estate, we got greeted by the hotel reception and that was where service ended. We seated ourselves in the bar to wait for a table, after several minutes i approached the...More

Thank Coincut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant just outside Stellenbosch. Gorgeous setting, overlooking dam and Stellenbosch mountains. Service was very slow on the day we visited; food good but not memorable. Pizzas nice! Overall, a nice family Sunday outing.

Thank Esmare W
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

An amazing experience. The views are picturesque and the food was wonderful! The staff were very friendly too. If I had one request, it would be for a little bit of background music.

Thank Jayne L
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend & I had a wine tasting at Asara and were quite happy that they were still open after 16:30 as most wine farms in Stellenbosch close wine tasting at that time. We had dinner at Sansibar and your pizza's are absolutely amazing, definitely...More

Thank lifestylechaser
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The food, the service and the ambiance at Sansibar is good. A nice venue for a sundowner. Specialising in lighter fare food like pizza and ribs.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We stayed at the Asara Estate, were the bar is located. They have of course the lovely wines of the Asara estate by the glass. More interesting is their huge collection of gins. The menu was a couple of pages long. Only gins from South...More

Thank Robza
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Visited the Sansibar restaurant and ordered a hamburger. Sent it back because of chewy tendons that clearly does not belong in the burger. Without problems I received a new one (or I could also choose a different dish), but now with quite a lot of...More

Thank Keijzers
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Restaurants was great and I enjoyed the Gin bar and the server was very knowledgeable and made some great combinations. Food was also great will recommend this restaurant

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Impressed with capital I! Love the diner and the matching wine with it. The location could have a little more styling but we can only give compliments about the food. IMPRESSED!

Thank NoelNL
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We first visited here 3 years ago and loved it. The whisky bar had a warm, inviting atmosphere, the staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and the whisky selection impressive. We had a great lunch at a very reasonable price. This time around we were shocked...More

2  Thank bestofspirits
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Polkadraai Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 888 8000
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Wood-fired oven, eclectic bistro-style menu, magnificent views, casual ambience.
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