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Eight Restaurant

R310 Stellenbosh | Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 809 1188
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Closes in 26 min
All hours
International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
R310 Stellenbosh | Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Earlier today we had lunch at Eight. Let me start by saying that the food once received was of good quality and tasteful. However, the service (or rather complete lack thereof) was something else. It was clear from the start that there were way too...More

Thank 525dixong
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were a group of 12 people (7 adults and 5 kids) that had a long Sunday lunch on a chilly day. Venue is really special, with a great roaring fire. The meals overall were fantastic, with a special congrats for the Chicken On Bone....More

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is a small restaurant on the Spier Property that features locally grown food. It has a really nice outdoor seating area. As with everything there, service is friendly and fast. It is seasonal, though, so has limited hours during the winter. Loved it.

Thank 870jcnorton
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day, Thank you so much for the lovely feedback. It was shared with the team and they really appreciate the great feedback.

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Based at the beautiful Spier Estate, our meal at the bewish Eight Restaurant was disappointing. For starters we all had the smoked salmon trout salad. The smoked part had somehow escaped the the trout!!! 2 of the 3 people who had ordered their steaks medium...More

Thank NickyTraveler
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Good day Nicky,it is with regret that we read your review. This is not how we want guests to feel like after a visit with us.I have shared your feedback with our team and they have agreed to work on the dishes . We are...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

An excellent meal in a relaxed atmosphere. The restaurant is situated on the beautiful Spier estate. The walks and grounds are stunning. The restaurant's decor is creative. The use of recycled plastic is both elegant and inspiring. The chicken and mushroom pie and the beef...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My first time at Eight restaurant and will not be the last. The food was fabulous and so was the service. A must to visit!

Thank tinadavies2017
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Good Day Tina Thank you so much for the lovely feedback. We are super happy that your first review is with us !!! We look forward to more visits with more great feedback

Reviewed 17 May 2017

We had lunch at the Eight Restaurant and will look forward to going back. Wonderful setting under the trees and the food was excellent.

Thank GriffinsofSingapore
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We went for an Easter lunch. The restaurant setting is comfortable. The food was great and fresh. We love the baby beetroot salad. You can also do a picnic by bringing your own food or buying from the picnic section. Plenty of space for you...More

Thank Tanners2521
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thank you so much for joining us for our Easter feast. It really is what we are about in terms of offering fresh ,healthy food .We hope to see you again for another one of our feasts.

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The Eight restaurant is situated at the Spier wine estate. The estate is a perfect created place to enjoy your holiday or weekend. The restaurant offers a small but good menu with main courses and desert. Wine is excellant. A bottle of Sauvignon Blanc 2015...More

Thank krijger195
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Good day Mr Krijger- Thank you for the lovely feedback. We are always striving to give good quality wines and food to all our guests ,so it really makes us happy that you were impressed with the value for the money that you spent.Thank you...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

We stopped for a wine tasting at Spier Farm and decided to have lunch at Eight. We had a lovely table outside by the fountain. Food was delicious and well-prepared. Nobody was disappointed with their order. Staff were friendly and provided good service. We loved...More

Thank stellak73
Spier_Wine_Farm, Manager at Eight Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Hi Stella - Thank you for the lovely feedback .I have shared your review with our team and it really makes us proud to know that we did not disappoint you and your guests.We are all parents , so we understand that happy kids make...More

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Camri S
13 December 2016|
Response from Spier_Wine_Farm | Property representative |
Hi Camri, Thank you for your note, please could you let us know under what name you have made the booking so we can be sure to look after you. As for the menu we serve a farm fresh a l carte menu that has plenty of choice to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R310 Stellenbosh | Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 809 1188
  • E-mail
Eight is Spier's farm-to-table eating experience. Like its name, the restaurant is an expression of balance, cycles, harmony, infinity and abundance. The produce used at Eight is either grown on the farm or sourced from nearby farmers. Natural and organic ingredients are preferred and combined to create nourishing, healthy, and delicious food.
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