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Hillcrest Berry Orchard

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R310, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 885 1629
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09:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:30
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10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has an amazing location!!! The view are just crazy!.. I don't think it makes up for the average everything else though. Firstly, don't go there if you're in a rush because food takes forever!The coffee was average, wouldn't order coffee there again. We had the farmers breakfast and the eggs Benedict, bacon was pretty much only fat, and... More 

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Thank Michellepen22
Cape Town
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A well hidden GEM where one can feed your soul. Beautiful setting, quiet, friendly and attentive staff and excellent food. Their Devonshire scones is an absolute must to have, Sit on the veranda and over look the valley and dream on...

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Thank Traveller1071
Germany
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted a quick snack and were pointed in the direction of Hillcrest. I had the grilled Halloumi wrap and although I'm not a veggie, this was one of the best wraps I've ever had. Way too big, but they boxed up the bit I couldn't eat for us to take away. The farm shop had an amazing range of... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to the Berry Farm many times and loved it. The food is not as good this year and attention to detail absent. This is sad but it is not me alone spotting it. Don't think because you are in a beautiful place good food and service don't matter. They do. I will be back in a week... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Cape Town, South Africa
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful & clean cottage at Hillcrest Berry Farm in Stellenbosch! Has everything you need and central to go anywhere. Will defiantly be back!

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Thank Maria1234569
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The grounds and view are beautiful, the food was fabulously fresh and staff welcoming and attentive. The jams were so great, we bought some to go for later.

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Thank Lily D
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Shockingly BAD. the burger I had is the worst I have ever had. The patty was dry and tasteless. Thick and square. Placed in the middle of a round dry bun. There was no tomato. A thin strip of processed cheese that just covered the patty and a little piece of lettuce. No sauce at all. Seven chips in a... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

If you're very relaxed about slow service and in the mood to spend more money than at the average restaurant, this is a nice way to spend an afternoon. The food is tasty and freshly prepared but overpriced! For every order, request and even clearing our dishes we had to flag down a waiter rushing past our table. At one... More 

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2 Thank Chrisna_Mason
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful venue and the waiters are friendly. But, the food takes far too long to arrive, and when it does it is overpriced and dreadful. The béarnaise sauce, for example, turned out to be congealed butter. Come for tea and scones but steer clear of the hot foods.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Good outing for some breakfast or a light lunch. Very nice views and a great shop. Be prepared to wait a bit for food, but it is worthwhile.

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Thank Werner V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:30
Monday
09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:30
Thursday
09:00 - 17:30
Friday
09:00 - 17:30
Saturday
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R310, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 885 1629

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?