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Helderberg restaurant at l'auberge

Winery Road | Somerset West, Somerset West, South Africa
+27 21 842 2012
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“bobotie” (3 reviews)
“oxtail” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Winery Road | Somerset West, Somerset West, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Helderberg restaurant is a quiet little restaurant with the most beautiful view if you are sitting outside (weather permitting). You have the option of the lawn area or on the patio. Inside has a distinct Cape Dutch feel to it. It is absolutely great for...More

Thank Nicolette d
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Recommended by many for a summer lunch time outing, we booked early and requested an outside table. Upon arrival at 12.40, we were shown to our table but had to wait 40 minutes for a waitress to arrive to offer drinks. when queried why it...More

Thank flash987
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This place is tucked away in the Winelands, between Stellenbosch and Somerset West. it is very peaceful and tranquil, in other words you should not be in a hurry when you go over there to enjoy a breakfast or lunch. The breakfast was excellent and...More

Thank PriveeMarinda
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We were at the restaurant , many years ago, but it was so..so... but we so impressed yesterday morning, when we had breakfast there..as part of a meeting. I only realised yesterday morning, that there we new owners for the last 5 years. The restaurant...More

Thank Bankiesa
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I hosted a small function for 45 people, drinks and snacks at Helderberg restaurant in January 2017. I dealt with Ida who was professional and great to work with. The snacks (Rainbow Sandwiches, Bruschetta with Salmon, vegetable Spring rolls, mini quiches,etc...) were delicious, freshly prepared...More

Thank FunSunshine_9
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Was recommended as providing good country fare at very reasonable prices. The menu looked appealing and the calamari salad was recommended. To wait over an hour during a quiet lunch period was unacceptable and the calamari, more like fish fingers, was very disappointing. The mixed...More

Thank DavidBo48
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Is this the best food you ever tasted? NO. But it is one of the best value for money places in Helderberg/Stellenbosch!! The portion are huge and if you would try to do them yourself you will end up paying more. You also get a...More

1  Thank Chantal S
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The Problem is for what you vote. If i take my Mazda BT 50 for TRansport - this car is brilliant - but not brilliant to win the Formula 1. If you like to have good traditinal Food for an amazing Price than you are...More

1  Thank RalfSCH59
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Went for lunch, having eaten there before. We were ignored by the lady at reception, but eventually , what appeared to be the only waitress, led us to a table. The waitress was not good, lacking in knowledge about the food, and was clearly not...More

1  Thank Tony T
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Went for lunch on a Saturday, cozy atmosphere at the fireplace. Dishes are home style food with daily changing specials. Unfortunately the service was not really knowledgeable about how food is prepared and about wines, but very friendly. Most of the guests are elderly people...More

Thank TouroperatorHajo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Winery Road | Somerset West, Somerset West, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 842 2012
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