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Flamingo Road, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+27 21 883 2565
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Went to Middelvlei with a couple of friends for my birthday one Saturday. This was a great spot... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Middelvlei -Momberg Cottage

One of my favorite places in Stellenbosch! The cottage is great, quite spacious with a huge... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
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The urban sprawl of Stellenbosch comes to an abrupt halt, in its south-western suburb of Onderpapegaai, when you enter the gates of Middelvlei. Suddenly, before you lies a beautiful vineyard-strewn amphitheatre overlooking the Bottelary Hills and the upper reaches of Devon Valley. This is the home of the Momberg family, who have been wine farmers since 1919.Join in the Boerebraai fun at Middelvlei where our resident braai expert will prepare your chops, boerewors and chicken sosaties to perfection. As if the appetising aromas of roosterkoek and braaibroodjies are not enough, Ben's homemade pâté and Ouma Annie's pumpkin fritters have placed the Middelvlei Braai in a league of its own.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Flamingo Road, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
+27 21 883 2565
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Went to Middelvlei with a couple of friends for my birthday one Saturday. This was a great spot. Well done to all of you for the amazing boere braai and wine tasting combination. We will certainly be back soon. Keep up the good work.

Thank tessad706
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places in Stellenbosch! The cottage is great, quite spacious with a huge fireplace. Rustic and exactly what you would expect of a farm cottage. The beds are extremely comfortable, and the staff are very helpful. It's my second stay here and...More

Thank CABMtius
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We drove through to Cape Town (from Plett) on a Sunday morning, to meet great friends (plus their kids) for a lunch-time braai (barbeque is what the Americans and Aussies do, and is not even close). Given the hectic travel schedule of one of our...More

Thank Anton B
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great idea to give the country "feel" and the setting is peaceful.The food is average . The salads are fresh. The chops were questionable....lamb or goat? Wors was reasonable. All in all an experience to tick off the bucket list !

Thank 4jenjen
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

To be honest, my braai at home is tastier. The meat at Middelvlei is very low quality and not much to rave about. The idea is great but the waitress serving us needs to decide if she really wants to be there or not.

2  Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Lovely wine farm in Stellenbosch that offers the most Amazing Boerebraai at a very good price.Their homemade snoek pate with homemade bread...is YUMMY! Oh, and the pumpkin fritters that accompany the braai meat...the BEST! It is worth the visit to this farm and they have...More

Thank maryann429
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch because we read that it was child friendly. It is. The setting is very casual and informal and kids can roam freely without too much care or concern. Food is "picnic at the table" and was plenty, tasty and fresh. Overall very...More

Thank RasmusKJensen
Reviewed 27 October 2016

With over 150 vineyards in the area, we were lucky that our tour operator chose this vineyard for a visit. I did not stay in the hotel area, but we had a lovely lunch here, all cooked on the BBQ and it was divine.We then...More

1  Thank andycoldham
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My partner and I went on an impromptu day trip to Stellenbosch on a rainy day in September 2016. We stopped at the Stellenbosch Tourist Center and chanced upon Middelvlei in a pamphlet. It was the only restaurant listed to serve Boerebraai, a South African...More

Thank Adrenalinetravellers
jmhm, Owner at Middelvlei, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2016

At Middelvlei Wine Estate we always try our best to make our guests feel welcome and we love to spoil them with our good service. Thank you very much for appreciating that!

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Our group enjoyed a delicious lunch in the sun on this beautiful premises. We liked the Pinotage Merlot best, from all the wines we have tasted there. The dachshund was cute and constantly looking for visitor attention. There were other farm animals and also quite...More

Thank isabella_deruiter
jmhm, Owner at Middelvlei, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2016

So happy to hear that you have enjoyed the Boerebraai lunch at Middelvlei surrounded by the tranquil farm atsosphere.

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