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Dieu Donne

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Address: 45 Off R, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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+27 21 876 2493
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USD 83.68*
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Private Tour: Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl Wine-Tasting Tour from Cape...
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Outstanding views.

Enjoyed the stop here. Wines are above average but the view is exceptional. For that reason alone you should stop here.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Yorkshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the stop here. Wines are above average but the view is exceptional. For that reason alone you should stop here.

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Thank YorkshireTwig
Western Cape, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To be honest if It wasn't that we stopped here on the wine tram , I would not have stayed very long. Wine was not the best at all , sorry guys but your views made up for it. If u not doing wine tasting and stopping in Franshoek 20 min and some pics all you need. I did not... More 

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Thank JonZartz
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

What a breathtaking setting, nestled in the mountains. The wines were good but the staff lack any personality.

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George, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

To sit at a table overlooking the Franschhoek valley from up high is one good reason to visit Roca. More importantly go for their food. We all opted for the specials of the day, three portions of Rib Eye Beef with Marrow Bone and Fish of the Day on a Fennel Risotto. Food was beautifully presented and tasty. Portions quite... More 

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Thank gramench
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

My family and I visited the ROCA restaurant at Dieu Donné on Sunday 15 September 2016. The food was nothing short of amazing. As is tradition in my family; we all ordered different items on the menu and compared who had the best looking and best tasting meal. For starters I ordered the lemon and garlic snails with potato gnocchi,... More 

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Thank Cyril K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Drove out to Franschhoek from Cape Town on a rainy, cold miserable Sunday having bought tickets for the wine tram/bus tour. Lunch was booked at Dieu Donne and I can say without hesitation that it was worth the effort. The restaurant was busy but the staff extremely attentive. Nothing was too much for them. Food and wine options were explained... More 

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Thank Sandra H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Nice venue but wine tasting was not the best experience we had. Lovely restaurant and lovely venue. Prices are expensive.

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Thank Colleen K
Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We stopped here for the beautiful setting. We had a brief wine tasting. We went to Roco's restaurant - booking is a must. The food was fantastic. If you are thinking of just having a starter, those portions are small but the main portions are quite large. Food was really GOOD and the setting is amazing. I would highly recommend... More 

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Thank DVSOdin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

The place is situated on the top of the hill & it provides you a beautiful view of the area. The staff @ the place are friendly and very helpfull. If ur the wine lover, this should be a place to visit.

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Thank Thabo M
Cape Town
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The service at the wine tasting is shocking! Staff sat behind the counter, we had to fetch our own wine constantly. The cheese platter is a big disappointment, not the money's worth.

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