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Serendipity Restaurant

Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been a regular diner at Serendipity since they opened many years ago. The standard of cuisine and variation of menu has improved year by year with Lizelle's enthusiasm. One can't describe the meals, they have to be sampled to be appreciated. Lizelle and...More

1  Thank MikeGrahamHermanus
Reviewed 1 week ago

We`ve been recommended in CapeTown, that when we go to Wilderness, we should get to Serendipity. ANd it was just amazing. The restaurant is big - but all rooms are not so big, so there`s private cozy atmosphere. Amazing chief course - everything was good....More

1  Thank Natalia_Kupriyanova
Reviewed 1 week ago

We based ourselves in this charming guesthouse for 2 nights. It is situated on the edge of the lagoon, with charming views from the huge balcony of the 2nd floor rooms. The rooms are quaint and comfortable with every facility you could possibly imagine. But...More

1  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an exceptional dinner in this restaurant with its award winning chef, who runs the restaurant together with her husband. Dinner starts with an interesting choice of aperitifs on the patio or in the lounge, where the owner describes the menu, which contains many...More

1  Thank Hester M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the absolute pleasure to visit Serendipity restaurant on 17 September 2017 for dinner, as we celebrated a very special birthday for my wife. Our dinner was stupendous, service was great and my wife was given extra care with a birthday card and special...More

1  Thank dirk_dejongh01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic evening with attentive hosts and every detail catered for. Interesting menu with every mouthful a taste experience. Fantastic wine menu. Highly recommended

1  Thank Annalize v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem in the wilderness! Chef Lizelle made us feel right at home by first taking us to the fire-warm main room and discussing of the menu. Her bionic energy combined with a palpable passion for food was enough to have us marvel at...More

1  Thank liliplat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

... as we'd reserved a table, via the internet, several long weeks in advance. Well worth doing so, as the food, service & location were excellent in the busy restaurant. We shunned the offered transport to the restaurant before dinner, but were happy to accept...More

1  Thank whatJDC69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be honest, we didn't know about Serendipity until our arrival in Wilderness but our host at Wilderness Waters insisted that we go - we can't thank him enough! Serendipity is a B & B with a restaurant in a large house. As such, the...More

1  Thank psteverango
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

A special place to celebrate a special evening. Our second visit to this hidden gem in Wilderness. Love the intimacy of the house restaurant with a lip smacking line of dishes that is presented with flair.

1  Thank MeMyselfAndTiffany
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19 April 2017|
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Response from Victoria80465 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a fancy restaurant but you would feel more comfortable in something better than sportswear. Comfortable but dressed up a little would be most appropriate. The setting is a personal home turned B and B. Very friendly... More
17 April 2017|
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Response from 100Champagne | Reviewed this property |
Good day, You can book online via email and if you have any questions or need confirmation they respond quite quickly. Furthermore you could call them as well to get an immidiate reply. Hope ghat helps! :)
28 December 2014|
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Response from Elsabe K | Property representative |
Thank you for your valued enquiry. We serve a table d’hôte five course fine dining menu at R415 per person excluding beverages. We always have two choices on starters and 3 choices on main courses - one will always be a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433
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