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12 Du Toit Street | Stanford, Stanford 7210, South Africa
+27 28 341 0272
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
12 Du Toit Street | Stanford, Stanford 7210, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

So we found ourselves staying near Stanford on our holiday to break up the drive from Knysna back to Cape Town. Before even arriving in South Africa, I was blown away by how friendly & helpful people were & Mariana's captured this perfectly. As soon...More

Thank FoodieinLeeds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the setting - tables set on the stoep overlooking the lovely garden. The food was good (though the broadbeans served with the lamb were hard and under cooked) The pie a bit bland. The chocolate pot dessert wasn’t sweet enough for me but all...More

Thank Sue53_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Marianas is just wonderful - exquisite food with a quirky and very funny host - the co-owner and husband of the legendary chef, Mariana. Eating here is more than indulging in the freshest of fresh ingredients- it's an experience not to be missed. This is...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

A group of 6 foodie friends enjoyed a wonderful lunch. Peter warned us in advance that Marianna would be short-handed in the kitchen and we settled in for a leisurely lunch. Everything was fabulous. Standout dishes: Parsley soup with camembert ice cream, Gruyere souffle, Confit...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Whenever we are in the area Marianas is the first place we book for. Recent lunch was lovely, enjoying a seasonal tasty menu of south coast slow food classics. Service is slow, but then again if you are in a rush you are missing the...More

Thank PatBar2
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Seasonal, local and beautifully crafted dishes from the one and only Marianas country kitchen. This visit Mariana elevated a humble Angel fish fillet, lightly smoked, into a flavour burst starter dish with marinated red onion in white balsamic, home baked ciabatta, fennel floret anis bombs...More

Thank Dale W
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Peter is a superb front-of-house lady - wonderful afternoon spent at Marianas - Springbok pie was delicious as was the lamb mains

Thank AlanAnne R
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I was lucky to visit this restaurant twice whilst staying with friends in Stanford. Delicious food and wholesome, with a twist. Marianna and Peter are delightful and so caring of the food they serve.

Thank Lizaloub36
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We took a friend there a week ago and were a bit disappointed. I choose the beetroot soup ( very good )as a starter as I felt it was the most original dish of the 3 offered which were , meze ,more a greek speciality...More

Thank 408Laurence
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The experience was disappointing after all the hype that had been made. Thefood was OK but bland and needed spicing. The waiting time was too long - (2 hrs for a 2 course meal)

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Du Toit Street | Stanford, Stanford 7210, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Stanford
  • Phone Number: +27 28 341 0272
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