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Restaurant at Glen Carlou

Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 875 5528
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (57 reviews)
“pork belly” (28 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fusion, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Birthday Lunch at Glen Carlou. Wine Tasting done at our lunch table, which was enjoyable. The food was Superb we ordered a variety of meals from the Pea Soup, Pork Belly All were Fantastic! The Service was Great, Thank you for the Wonderful Day...More

Thank Angelique H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a treat to have a long Saturday lunch at Glen Carlou. I cant fault the experience. Meals, wines, service and setting where exemplary. Great work by all. Lamb shoulder and deserts where fabulous too and best coffee too.

Thank ClemD2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in here over a weekend. Enjoyed super lunch of Calamari, beetroot and feta salad along with a lamb cous cous in masala sauce. It was washed down with the estates outstanding Pinot noir rose whilst taking in breathtaking views from the panoramic Windows. Service...More

Thank Fairlie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would love to congratulate Glen Carlou on the best service I have experienced in a while. Passionate staff really makes all the difference. The food and wine was obviously amazing too. What stood out was the complimentary starter and desert tasters and complimentary birthday...More

Thank Ambler1991
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We eat on the balcony. It has an amazing view. The winery makes amazing wines available at good prices as you are eating in the winery. Service was efficient. The set menu included an Amuse bouche & a pre-dessert. Both were excellent. The choice on...More

Thank BigWorldLotsToSee
Reviewed 8 January 2018

In an area that does really good food and wine, GC restaurant is up there. Lovely views of the valley, wine to match with food and service of an excellent standard.

Thank randj06
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

As during our last visit we liked a lot the view on the vineyard and the valley. The food was again of very good quality ( the tuna tartare is our favourite)and the service was in line.

1  Thank HansenGeert
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is about the 5th visit this year and again the service was beyond excellent Food was of course again excellent you must please Wine tasting and views excellent

Thank lewberry2016
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Thumbs up to our lovely server today - she let us taste a variety of the white wines before we made our choice. Great service. And also so refreshing to see a restaurant changing reasonable wine prices - that's how it should be at a...More

Thank SmithCT
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I had a 3 course meal. The pea soup as a starter had all the perfect elements. The pork belly was good, but needed some color and more texture. Dessert was perfect. The wooded Chardonnay complimented the meal. Professional service from our waiter in a...More

Thank Martin N
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Bob i
26 January 2017|
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Response from GlenCarlou | Property representative |
Hi Bob, Thank you for your request. You can find a copy of our current menu on our website - glencarloudotcodotza/restaurant We hope to welcome you sometime soon. Kind Regards, Georgie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 875 5528
  • E-mail
Consistency, expertise and a commitment to always deliver beyond expectation is what we strive for with every bottle of Glen Carlou wine - we also aim to do this with every plate of food at Restaurant at Glen Carlou. Enjoy innovative dishes inspired by the seasons whilst taking in the breathtaking landscape from inside our architecturally designed building or from the shaded terrace deck.
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