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The Stables Restaurant at Vergelegen

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Vergelegen | Lourensford Road, Somerset West, South Africa
021 847 2156
09:00 - 16:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food in stunning surroundings, staff could not be nicer. Overall great experience on our final day in Capetown 😊

1 Thank EmerFly
Hamburg, Germany
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lunch reservation and it was a pleasant experience - food was tasty with big servings and good service

1 Thank merlin35
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though I've lived abroad in a few countries for quite some years, it's always nice coming home. I'm still exhausted after a month of traveling overseas - work is calling though and I was ready for my first mystery dining and wining assignment for 2017. I've heard some great things from Chefs, Sommeliers and other friends (travelers, nòt in... More 

1 Thank DaisyLicious
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I where actually vacationing in Hermanus and visited The Stables Restaurant in the past and just had to go back!! Amazing food, friendly staff once again!

1 Thank ElaineJonker
Johannesburg, South Africa
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A truly fantastic culinary experience. This restaurant never fails to please. Set in a wonderful setting with super views, great food and awesome service by Jacque it is an experience not to be missed.

1 Thank 312578Helen
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I fell in love with The Stables Restaurant and the Vergelegen wine estate when we first visited in 2009 and have lost track of just how many times we have been back since. On arrival in the Western Cape, the first place we head for is Vergelegen for breakfast on the outdoor terrace. It marks the start of our holiday.... More 

1 Thank AlistairCoy
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here and ordered the Thai Beef salad! It was a delicious, healthy and tasty meal and our waitress Yasmina was lovely. Beautiful airy venue on a hot summer day. Nothing to complain about...a positive enjoyable experience!

Thank Emilymouse
cape town
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice gardens. The service was very friendly and good. The table setting outside is nice.The Delux breakfast was average not the best eggs. .the egg white was slightly burnt. The Egg benedict was great!

Thank sandycapetown
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While the salad was not bad, the chips cannot be recommended. Oily, burnt only begin to describe. What a pity. The view is fabulous .

Thank Frank H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for lunch at the Stables at the Vergelegen Estate. We took an hour to walk through the beautiful grounds and manicured gardens for an hour before our reservation fell due. That is where the enjoyment ended. I cannot remember being so disappointed in a meal in a long time. EVERYTHING that was served to each of us at... More 

Thank Tor B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vergelegen | Lourensford Road, Somerset West, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: 021 847 2156
Enjoy the simplicity of dining out at the "Stables at Vergelegen". Classic, with a modern twist, the 'bistro' style restaurant offers a varied, contemporary menu of simple and visually delectable dishes for a relaxed, family friendly dining experience. Whilst sipping on award-winning wines, enjoy breath-taking views of the Hottentots Holland mountain range and soak up the creative juices of the varied and eclectic local artists whose art works adorn the walls. (Breakfast and lunch served Monday - Sunday).

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?