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The Franschhoek Cellar

R45 Franschhoek Main Road, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 876 2086
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Glorious surrounding and great food

What a gem!!We always return here when the rest of Franschoek is to busy!! Excellent play area and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JohanAntoinette R
Paarl, South Africa
via mobile
Off to a "cellar" start....

This is a beautiful old vineyard that has a gorgeous tasting room with comfy chairs for two by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
olive c
Cape Town, South Africa
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We invite you to visit our cellar to experience our decadent chocolate or cheese and wine pairing with attractions and entertainment for the entire family. At The Franschhoek cellar we boast an array of wine tasting facilities as well as child friendly playground and picnic areas. Some of the facilities available include: Garden/picnic area, kiddies playground, entrance/foyer, Brampton studio, Bernard Premium tasting room, Conference & wedding venue & Bellingham & Franschhoek Cellars tasting rooms.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
R45 Franschhoek Main Road, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 876 2086
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a gem!!We always return here when the rest of Franschoek is to busy!! Excellent play area and great food with friendly staff Will return 👍🏻👍🏻

Thank JohanAntoinette R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful old vineyard that has a gorgeous tasting room with comfy chairs for two by the window as well as a range of other sized tables to accommodate groups...great, given it's on the Franschhoek Wine Tram route....it offers a range of wine...More

Thank olive c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like the toddler facility. Other wine farms/cellars can follow this example, as letting young children play relaxes both child and parent. Young children find the wine tasting route fairly boring, except of course The Franschoek cellar, who actually has staff to look after the children...More

Thank Pieter0701
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Lovely place, food excellent and even being very busy the food came quickly and hot.. Outside area can be a little cold still but you have choice, if to windy you can move inside into the platform bar area. A bit noisy outside near to...More

Thank 78sylviaw
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Visited as part of the wine tram tour. A lovely place with super efficient and friendly staff. The wine was excellent and so were the chocolates. Wish we could have spent more time here.

Thank worldiscoverer
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Mid way thru a day of wine tasting, we didn't want to get too involved. We chose the chocolate pairing after our knowledgeable Isobel first took us through the various tasting options. The wines are reasonably priced and you are sure to find something for...More

Thank Kipper_CK
Reviewed 21 June 2017

While touring the Winelands by bike, we stopped at Franschhoek Cellar for a wine tasting. The garden and patio are beautiful. It is lovely inside too. I chose a wine pairing experience with wine and cheese and my partner chose a pinotage tasting. Both of...More

Thank Mel D
Reviewed 25 May 2017

great service friendly and extremely helpful staff stayed in the cottages well appointed close to village less than 5 minute walk enjoyed facilities especially the wines and delicious dishes will definitely return

Thank Alan B
409margueriten, Manager at The Franschhoek Cellar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear Alan, Thank you so much for your review! You are the lucky winner of a case of our wine. :) Please, can you send us your email address so that we can get the wine to you asap? Kind Regards, Marguerite

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We did the chocolate and wine pairing and it was superb. The chocolates complimented the wines beautifully and the wines were lovely. We enjoyed our visit very much. We were just dissapointed that we could not order a meal because there was a wedding that...More

Thank thehungrytraveller10
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great experience and amazing views of the mountains. The chocolate and wine was absolutely delicious. I ended up purchasing 4 different bottles of wine. I would recommend this stop to anyone visiting Franschhoek.

Thank Mike G
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