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The Avontuur Estate Restaurant

The Avontuur Estate, | Western Cape, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 855 4296
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Avontuur Estate, | Western Cape, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

All our friends remarked on the excellent service, attention to the needs of the guests and of course the scrumptious cuisine. The Norwegian salmon was cooked to perfection- melting in my mouth-with a very subtle saffron Veloutè and complimentary puff pastry. Our friends assured me...More

1  Thank aletta2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I just love going to Avontuur for breakfast. Always perfect and very well presented. Avontuur is such a lovely venue with the horses and distant views of table mountain. The staff always smiling and helpful. Whether you sit inside (lovely paintings of...More

Thank garyoner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were warmly welcomed and chose to sit outside in a delightful gazebo-style atmosphere, as inside felt it was a little dull.The reasonably priced breakfast menu caters to traditional English appetites, Mediterranean foodies and vegans and was well presented. Everything was cooked to perfection and...More

1  Thank Steffen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I always make a visit to Avontuur a must when we are here. The food is fantastic. The estate has a policy of keeping employees on for years and years, leading to a friendly, warm reception each time we re-visit the place....More

3  Thank michaelpaulvitols
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I had dinner at Avontuur for the first time on Thursday. What a gem of a restaurant! Between the three of us we had salmon, chicken and duck and it was superb. We tried their Sauv Blanc 2017 and it was also...More

2  Thank Annelie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We choose to dine inside although there are tables outside. On arrival we decided to try the wine tasting (5 wine samples for R30.00 if you purchase a bottle the tasting is free. We went to the restaurant and was met by Thandi our "bubbly...More

1  Thank adrianhanna926
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started off with a wine tasting which was amazing. The wines are very good and can be recommended. We ranked the wines between eight and 10 out of 10 for excellence. Following the winetasting we went through to the restaurant and enjoyed a delicious...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us ate lunch here today and all agreed we couldn't fault anything.all the main courses were delicious........roast duck, fillet steak with mushroom sauce and Karoo lamb chops. I couldn't manage a dessert but my friend had a deep fried icecream with butterscotch sauce...More

1  Thank Jennyapples
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Avontuur for the second time last night and were reminded what a special place this lovely restaurant and estate is. A lovely and genuine welcome, a choice of tables and truly excellent food and wines.They have a lot of competition in this part...More

2  Thank CLRB854
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Breakfast was scrumptious and very filling. Will definitely visit again. Portions were more than generous and we received a very warm welcome. Very neat with great atmosphere

Thank Wayne S
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30 January 2015|
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Response from Raymond B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Avontuur restaurant can accommodate 40 guests for dinner, they are only open on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays for dinner from 6pm. There telephone number is 021-855-4296.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Avontuur Estate, | Western Cape, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 855 4296
  • E-mail
Put us on your G.P.S.... Avontuur Estate, nestled on the Helderberg mountain, with horses, vines and Table Mountain in the distance is a calm haven from the hustle and bustle of the city. A mere 45 minute drive from the airport with ample parking, Avontuur is a destination you should have on your GPS. Award winning wines and knowledgeable tasting room staff will pique your taste buds regarding our wines and our restaurant with inside as well as outside seating, has panoramic views to take your breath away. Hearty portions, aromatic flavours and delectable food is the order of the day at the Restaurant, with attention to detail and service excellence being the norm. Call us to book your table, your guests won't be dissapointed. 021 855 4296
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