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Uitkyk Street | Dieu Donne Vineyards, Franschhoek, South Africa
+27 21 876 3384
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12:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Ireland
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249 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful setting with incredible views across the valley and vineyards. Great menu selection and most dishes are possible to make gluten free. Service was absolutely impeccable and the wine was exceptional value and really good. One mark deducted because of the big cat lounging around - I really have an issue with cats around areas where there is food being... More 

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Thank intrepudtraveller
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Touring the wine country, we were recommended Roca restaurant at Dieu Donne winery in Franceshoek. The restaurant sits high up in the hills with a breathtaking view of the valley and the modern design and beautiful decor added to our anticipation of the remarkable meal to come. We were not disappointed and I have to rave about the lamb dish,... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lunch outside on the Veranda overlooking the luscious valley; a wait staff that gleams in the sun with exuberance over our presence; yummy Sparkling Wines from their cellar; divine food with amazing presentation ... that was our 3 hours lunch at Roca! It doesn't get any better than this - go and take time to indulge. We were so relaxed... More 

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Thank FabInSanFran
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Magnificent view, perfect weather and impeccable food. The springbok I had was so tender it hardly required chewing and the collaboration of flavours was perfection. My husbands enjoyed his ribeye steak and exquisite blue cheese sauce just as much. Important to book to ensure you get a good table.

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Thank Susan S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Our group of 9 had a fantastic meal at Roca! Not only was the food delicious and plentiful but the entire atmosphere was delightful. Coming before sunset on a beautiful evening we were able to enjoy eating outside and were delighted by the gorgeous views and a surprise musician that night which really made our experience all the better. The... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been here at least 5 times and I love the atmosphere during lunch. The restaurant is always full and the service is great. The food is really nice and you get a nice bottle of Dieu Donne wines for a good price. Book in advance.

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Thank carpediemgolfer
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has breathtaking views and we had our anniversary with some friends. The food especially the steaks were soft and well prepared. The service was fabulous and we had the most amazing recommended wine. Highly recommend this place for weddings and other fanctions.

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Thank you! We are glad that you enjoyed your experience at Roca! More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled across Roca on our mission to find a restaurant with a view. Roca is world class, the menu will delight your taste buds and you will find it hard to choose. Service is spot on and the Host was present but not invasive and ready to assist if need be. The view is spectacular and the red brick... More 

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Thank CazVan70
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were travelling between Stellenbosch and Franschheok and had heard of the "La Roca" overlooking the Valley. So we decided to call and take a look around which had views that were out of this world! On looking at the menu. I asked had they any availability and were pleased when they had. We were brought to our table which... More 

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Thank gerryandann
Franschhoek, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner at Roca and everything was above any other experience we've had in Franschhoek. The waiters and managers make you feel so welcome and are very friendly and helpful. The food is enough to make anyone's mouth water by just looking at their dishes! We had the calamari and feta samoosa as starters that were very tasty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, African, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Uitkyk Street | Dieu Donne Vineyards, Franschhoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 876 3384

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?