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The Avontuur Estate Restaurant

The Avontuur Estate, | Western Cape, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 855 4296
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (61 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Avontuur Estate, | Western Cape, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We choose to dine inside although there are tables outside. On arrival we decided to try the wine tasting (5 wine samples for R30.00 if you purchase a bottle the tasting is free. We went to the restaurant and was met by Thandi our "bubbly...More

2  Thank adrianhanna926
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We started off with a wine tasting which was amazing. The wines are very good and can be recommended. We ranked the wines between eight and 10 out of 10 for excellence. Following the winetasting we went through to the restaurant and enjoyed a delicious...More

3  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Three of us ate lunch here today and all agreed we couldn't fault anything.all the main courses were delicious........roast duck, fillet steak with mushroom sauce and Karoo lamb chops. I couldn't manage a dessert but my friend had a deep fried icecream with butterscotch sauce...More

1  Thank Jennyapples
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Avontuur for the second time last night and were reminded what a special place this lovely restaurant and estate is. A lovely and genuine welcome, a choice of tables and truly excellent food and wines.They have a lot of competition in this part...More

2  Thank CLRB854
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast was scrumptious and very filling. Will definitely visit again. Portions were more than generous and we received a very warm welcome. Very neat with great atmosphere

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We held our company lunch at Avontuur and were very happy we did. Stunning restaurant in every way, excellent views, food and of course service. We had a pleasant afternoon and finished the day off with a stroll on the beautiful lawns to look at...More

2  Thank Kimmysa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Husband and I booked into Avontuur Estate Restaurant for a break away from helping pack our Daughter's apartment up for her move overseas, so we were quite stressed, but once in the Estate all the stress just floated away!! we had to eat inside...More

2  Thank Zini6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here with friends and it was a good recommendation. Very tasty food, well presented. You can eat outside but we opted for the wind-free indoors. They have their own label wine which was also good. After your meal say hello to the horses...More

2  Thank Ashsaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The wines tasted good, but from the moment we walked in the service was friendly and efficient. We were made to feel welcome and after the tasting the food was outstanding.

2  Thank Gilakay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had 4 starter between the 3 of us and shared Prawn & Avocado wrapped in Franschoek smoked Salmon, with Wasabi mayonnaise, pickled ginger & Soya sauce R 86 Baked Chevin, wrapped in phyllo pastry served with lemon honeyed grapes R 70 Wild mushrooms, pan...More

2  Thank chrisbosie
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30 January 2015|
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Response from Raymond B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Avontuur restaurant can accommodate 40 guests for dinner, they are only open on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays for dinner from 6pm. There telephone number is 021-855-4296.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Avontuur Estate, | Western Cape, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 855 4296
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Put us on your G.P.S.... Avontuur Estate, nestled on the Helderberg mountain, with horses, vines and Table Mountain in the distance is a calm haven from the hustle and bustle of the city. A mere 45 minute drive from the airport with ample parking, Avontuur is a destination you should have on your GPS. Award winning wines and knowledgeable tasting room staff will pique your taste buds regarding our wines and our restaurant with inside as well as outside seating, has panoramic views to take your breath away. Hearty portions, aromatic flavours and delectable food is the order of the day at the Restaurant, with attention to detail and service excellence being the norm. Call us to book your table, your guests won't be dissapointed. 021 855 4296
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