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Cape Town Ostrich Ranch

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Address: Westcoast Ostrich Ranch | Van Schoorsdrif Road Philadelphia, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Very educational; excellent steaks.

Invited for lunch by a friend we first did the tour which was very interesting and educational. Look out also for the crocodiles and chetahs! Ostrich fillet was cooked to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 January 2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best of all. Tourism. Food and ostrich steaks. Unbelievable friendly. Just outside Cape Town, the Mothercity of South Africa, 40 minutes drive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

An enjoyable visit with a good guide taking you through some interesting exhibits about ostriches. You can feed some ostriches, touch them and finally sit on the back of one for picture taking.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Invited for lunch by a friend we first did the tour which was very interesting and educational. Look out also for the crocodiles and chetahs! Ostrich fillet was cooked to perfection and served with simple vegetables. Tried the "craft" gin & tonic from the micro brewery on site, very good. The shop has a good selection of quality ostrich and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

I have been a couple of times whilst showing guests around and each time they have purchased items from the shop. Very relaxed and a pleasant restaurant.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Very touristy place but has potential if they offered a " locals are lekker " special on the menu like some tourist spots do elsewhere ... good food ... average prices ... guided tour a little expensive for a local person

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Ostrich Ranch is about 40 minutes from Cape Town on good roads. Amongst the hills with a good view of the distant Table Mountain one is truly in the country. Our interest was to have a lunchtime outing with friends. We started with beer samples from the local artisinal brewery. For lunch we settled on the 3 course menu... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We drove the 30 kms distance from "V & A Waterfront" on the "N7 Highway" and realized that the ostrich farm was definitely in a completely isolated location from the normal public transport routes.Finally at 1030 hrs reached "Cape Town Ostrich Ranch" situated at Philadelphia, Cape Town.The farm is situated on the sea facing slopes of Durban hills and has... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We took the tour to go inside the farm to see the ostrich . Interesting lessons about the ostrich . We fed the ostrich with corns provided by our tour guide , sat on the ostrich , view the world smallest ostrich here that appears in the world Guinness records . Overall is a good experience .

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

A fun day out for all. The Ostrich tour is very interesting with the star of the show being Tom Thumb! Great food, great price. Service a bit slow but staff is friendly. The new Gijima Brew Co. is a great addition to the ranch with delicious beers and ciders on tap. All in all a perfect, affordable day for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The place is absolutely worth a visit. You should go for it for sure. The experience is really a new one.

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