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Leopard's Leap

R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 8002
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Style over substance. Worst wine on tram route

Some of the vineyards on the tram route are small, friendly and welcoming. Leopards Leap is none of... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Jonofromcas
,
Castleford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great lunch, beautiful location, fabulous food

If you are a little nervous about exploring wineries for the first time, Leopard's Leap is a... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
The Format Doct... D
,
Oxford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“buffet style” (5 reviews)
“tasting bar” (3 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
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R45 Main Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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+27 21 876 8002
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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Some of the vineyards on the tram route are small, friendly and welcoming. Leopards Leap is none of those. This is a large corporate outlet that serves food and wine. The tasting worked ok on that you got score cards detailing the six wines you...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

If you are a little nervous about exploring wineries for the first time, Leopard's Leap is a friendly modern winery a few kilometres outside Franschhoek in the Western Cape wine region. We chose it primarily as a venue for lunch, followed by a gentle introduction...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We had made a booking (advisable as place was pretty busy) and were greeted by name as we arrived (still not sure how they manage this but a very nice touch) The eating area looks out on to wonderfully kept lawns and stunning scenery Food...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Having visited many times and enjoyed the array of dishes on offer, we thought we'd take our vegan visitors for a meal. We phoned ahead twice to ensure that there would be a few vegan dishes included in the variety of dishes and were assured...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We held a reception here for a group of about 60 friends. This is probably the only winery which we visited which was modern in style. You enter the main building over a glass bridge with a pool underneath. The dining room has sliding glass...More

Thank Vincent D
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We were travelling and passed Leopard's Leap. I realised I had read good things and so we turned round and went for lunch. Great decision! Enjoyed a fabulous chicken pie and salad, followed by coffee and dessert. Great food, reasonably priced and friendly service!

Thank Clocktowerclaire
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Accidently stumbling onto this wine-farm / restaurant was most definitely one of the best finds ever – especially when considering Child Friendly and a welcoming environment. We had a quick wine tasting here and quickly found out how popular the Sunday Roast is and that...More

Thank Gaby H
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing time with the whole family. They have an excellent atmosphere to keep everyone interested.

Thank Michelle J
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

I had initially called ahead to find out what the options were as I was part of a group of 19 for my birthday. Unfortunately I couldn't commit to a time and thought it best to freestyle the tasting as they have a tasting area...More

Thank Charlton C
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Wine tasting was plentiful, informative, interesting, well curated and most importantly delicious. Highly recommended

Thank Cathy M
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