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Serendipity Restaurant

Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

First: apologies to Liselle and Rudolf - we should have written this review months ago! We visited Serendipity as part of a garden route holiday in April. We ate at many, many restaurants over a month's stay in S Africa and Namibia, but Serendipity really...More

Thank trolleydolly11
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

My husbend and i go there before a week ago without a resrvation we hardly find a place after they help us , i highly recommend to get dinner there . If you have one place to go just go there ..

Thank MAHA A
Reviewed 20 October 2016

It was a great time in the Hotel as well as in the Restaurant. We had two lekker dinner and two grat days in the Region. Everyone is friendly and caring. All staff is really great and knows a lot about Food and wine. best...More

Thank smasd
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We had the privilege to experience Serendipity. From the start we were treated - being picked up by the courtesy bus, enjoying sundowners on the veranda while the host gave background details on all the dishes. The food was excellent with perfect wines paired. Highly...More

1  Thank Nets1234
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Been to many owner ran restaurants... This one I have no precise words to describe it as this couple takes owner ran to unlimited levels. The attention to details, from how you get there if you need both a pick up and drop off to...More

Thank Mametse
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Of all the meals we had in South Africa (only 1 of 7 was bad!) this was right up there with the best. The husband and wife team are friendly, engaging, knowledgeable and theatrical! It's a great experience, make sure you go hungry! We had...More

Thank Phil C
Lizelle S, Owner at Serendipity Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Dear Phil C I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. I am however quite surprised at your remarks about being charged for drinks and a taxi pickup. I never thought that guests might expect that there is no cost...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

A very engaging and enthusiastic host who really knows his stuff and cares about the food and wine. The place is lovely with great furnishings and views. The food was really good and to a top standard. Some wine prices were a little high and...More

Thank EDED084
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is a real treat, which one must take when visiting wilderness or surroundings. The knowledgeable staff does everything to set a great atmosphere, whilst the kitchen team provides you with modern dishes, based on typical South African ingredients. Some of the food-wine pairings where...More

Thank Lrsd8
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Thank you for a most marvellous meal! To pay a set price for a set menu can be a pretty risky thing to do, but we were not disappointed! At R445 per person (approx. £23) plus wine, we left feeling we'd been totally spoilt! The...More

Thank Ingridj53
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We didn't realize it was a set menu of 5 courses and opted for 2/3 courses only. These were beautifully presented and super tasty but at quite a cost. I thought R250 for two starters were overpriced but can see that the full set menu...More

Thank Ilse S
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pvdb2016
27 December 2017|
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Response from Sue53_11 | Reviewed this property |
Serendepity is only open for dinner - they don’t do lunch at all.
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julielewis15
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Response from Victoria80465 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a fancy restaurant but you would feel more comfortable in something better than sportswear. Comfortable but dressed up a little would be most appropriate. The setting is a personal home turned B and B. Very friendly... More
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diane052016
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Response from 100Champagne | Reviewed this property |
Good day, You can book online via email and if you have any questions or need confirmation they respond quite quickly. Furthermore you could call them as well to get an immidiate reply. Hope ghat helps! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433
  • E-mail
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