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Eight Restaurant

R310 Stellenbosh | Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 809 1188
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
R310 Stellenbosh | Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Spier hotel as part of our honeymoon. We ate dinner one evening here as recommended by the hotel. Decor is unique, using recyclable products. The service was slow which was a bit disappointing. The food was tasty especially...More

Thank Natskey
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal at Eight restaurant. The service was excellent and the ambiance was very relaxed. Our food was fresh, delicious and the portion sizes were incredibly generous! We would highly recommend this restaurant and hope to visit again in the future.

Thank BKMcK16
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We were staying at Spier and after reading all the reviews decided to eat one evening at Eight. We were not disappointed and wouldn't hesitate to recommend this restaurant. The food is outstanding: on the face of it very simple meals but executed so well...More

Thank v_excited_traveller
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Thank you very much for the great feedback . We will be sure to share this amazing feedback with our teams. Kind regards -The Eight Team

Reviewed March 26, 2018

Booked Eight last minute, thankfully was able to get a table as wow, the food! Was actually looking for a fairly light dinner and they menu read well, however once we arrived ended up having some incredibly good, rich food. Started with courgette soufflé and...More

Thank grv89
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thank you for the insanely great feedback.Our team of chefs love hearing such beautiful appreciation of their dishes. We do hope next time you come ,you keep room to try our amazing deserts.Kind Regards ,the Eight Team

Reviewed March 23, 2018

Everything we ate here blew our minds. The only downside was that the starters and mains were so delicious, we were too full to squeeze in dessert! Definitely try the beef brisket - it's insanely good. We loved that the food was outstanding, but the...More

Thank sianroo
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thank you so much for the great feedback.Now you have to come back for desert :)......Kind regards from the Eight Team

Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is built around the “Farm to table” concept and it works well. The food is tasty and nicely presented and accompanied by great Spier wines. Good atmosphere and friendly service Recommend to go there

Thank Mike_Heidi
Reviewed March 12, 2018

A lunch here was included as part of our stay at the Spier hotel, and we were not disappointed by its rustic charm and welcoming atmosphere. It was a great introduction to the quality of food the Spier property provides and would highly recommend.

Thank Abana87
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2018

Thank you for the great feedback and for wanting to recommend us to others.We value the kind words.Kind regards - The Eight Team

Reviewed February 28, 2018

I loved the concept of this restaurant - Farm to Table it certainly is! The food was so fresh - I ordered chicken pie and vegetables and it was divine! My partner went for the pork ribs and thoroughly enjoyed them too. I wish more...More

Thank nice2gotravelling
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2018

Thank you so much for the great feedback. Our team of chefs are constantly trying their best to stay true to our values and to serve up great tasting dishes.Kind regards- The Eight Team

Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

We happen to stop at Spire Winery and this is one of their restaurants. The food is interesting and uses the freshest ingredients from the estate and surrounding are, I had an Asian beef salad and the Chocolate Creme Brûlée was delicious. A very clever...More

Thank Angie B
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2018

Thank you Angie for the great feedback.We are so happy that you mentioned our clever chefs because they really have to think out of the box and the appreciate such positive feedback.Kind regards- Eight Team

Reviewed February 26, 2018

This is one of the restaurants on the Spier Wine Farm where we were staying. Booking is essential - and it's not open every day, so check first. We had a great meal accompanied by some of the estate's fine wines. The food is all...More

Thank Grumpy_Tim
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Shanaaz M
November 10, 2017|
Response from RachellFranken | Reviewed this property |
As far as I am aware they are not hallal
Camri S
December 13, 2016|
Response from Spier_Wine_Farm | Property representative |
Hi Camri, Thank you for your note, please could you let us know under what name you have made the booking so we can be sure to look after you. As for the menu we serve a farm fresh a l carte menu that has plenty of choice to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$180 - US$280
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R310 Stellenbosh | Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 809 1188
  • E-mail
Eight is Spier's farm-to-table eating experience. Like its name, the restaurant is an expression of balance, cycles, harmony, infinity and abundance. The produce used at Eight is either grown on the farm or sourced from nearby farmers. Natural and organic ingredients are preferred and combined to create nourishing, healthy, and delicious food.
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