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The Goatshed at Fairview

Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 863 3609
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (120 reviews)
“goat” (37 reviews)
“cheese plate” (40 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Every time I visit the Goatshed at Fairview it just seems better and better. From the welcoming staff to the excellent food, and I love good food. A must stop-over whenever I am in the area.

Thank O8800JTchrisb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were tremendously happy to be seated as we walked in. Its was 13h00 and did not expect to get a table. Service was prompt and food delivered quickly. Must add i was very hungry, so that was a big plus. Items on the menu...More

Thank 327andrer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fairview is a charming, rustic and sophisticated establishment. The Goatshed eatery is unpretentiously smart and elegantly homely. The farm-chic decor and seating is utterly delightful. The menu options are varied and fairly priced. The portions are ample and tasty. One of our party had the...More

Thank Hennelie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Goatshed is popular at the weekends and if you can try to book. They will always try to accommodate you if they can. The ambience is good, if it is not raining ( it seldom does in summer ) it is great sitting outside...More

Thank davesdrivesandtours
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The theme is goat. If you like goat cheese you will love it. A lot of goat cheese and wine to taste...with a fee. Food is lovely and its a great setting for functions. Service is also great.

Thank Werner S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

A great Sunday lunch was had by all at The Goatshed. It was very busy and slightly chaotic on arrival (either overbooking, no hostess or too many patrons arriving at once) - we were placed at an inside table while waiting for our veranda booking...More

Thank mikeatitisa
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The service in ordering drinks and food was very slow and left me with a sense of foreboding. However, the food was quick to be served after ordering, and was simply delicious. The braised lamb is excellent, as are the cheese and meat platters.

Thank GaryvE
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

One of my top three favorites in Western Cape for lunch. Great setting especially on a nice sunny day. The menu offered enough variety and there were healthy food options on the kids' menu such as pasta with meatballs (not just chips and fry ups...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were treated by some Australian visitors to lunch at the Goatshed - and it truly was a gastronomic delight. The food was excellent; I had a stunning lamb shank, my wife had the Farm Salad (a generous portion) and our hosts both had the...More

Thank robdotinfo
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Came here for brunch on my girlfriend's birthday. The breakfast was MASSIVE, decently prices and filled us for the day..

Thank Moyoli
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Cyril D
9 April 2017|
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Response from Caribauthor | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cyril, I hope you have another enjoyable lunch at Fairview. I think though, that your question regarding menus would be better directed to and requested from Fairview themselves. Why not check out their web site and send... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 14
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Suid Agter Paarl Road | Fairview Estate, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 863 3609
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