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Fairview Wine and Cheese

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Address: Suid Agter Paarl Road, Suider Paarl, Paarl 7624, South Africa
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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US$113,96*
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Full-Day Winelands Tour with Tastings from Cape Town
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Brunch with the goats

We popped into Fairview for brunch and loved the welcome committee...a bunch of white goats in a very interesting enclosure with a spiral tower to boot. I ordered the Risotto... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Audrey H
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Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good points: you may get here not only wine but some good homemade cheese and bread as well. Not so good: pretty busy place which serve also busses and other groups. Vine more average, service not very individually

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Thank Karlh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We popped into Fairview for brunch and loved the welcome committee...a bunch of white goats in a very interesting enclosure with a spiral tower to boot. I ordered the Risotto cakes, served with roast veg and my husband ordered the Cheese platter with the view of sharing. We were pleased to see craft beers as well as wine on the... More 

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Thank Audrey H
Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We can't stop coming back. Year after year it seems it is getting better and better. Lovely outing for families and friends. Wine is delicious and cheese and breads too of it's class!

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Thank chantipelser
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cheese tasting is a must. The goats are super cute and provides entertainment.. Especially when going over the bridge

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Thank Monique L
Klerksdorp, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful cheese and wine tasting with friends and family over Easter Weekend. The lady that helped us with the tasting was so friendly and she had loads of knowledge - which made the wine tasting so much more interesting. They offer 2 types of tastings which is great because you get to decide which one you would... More 

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Thank Ruletjie
South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Actually very let down with the meal It's was bland tasteless steamed old fashioned vegetables. No coke Only thing I would recommend is the cheese and wine platter. We had beef pie with vegetables and the most random salad. Daughter had risotto cakes also had no taste at all. Would not return.

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Thank Shirls45
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wine and cheese tasting. Goats for the kids entertainment. Large open spaces for playing. Busy on Sunday afternoons but still space with lots of parking but weather dependent for children I would think. Will go back.

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Thank Pam T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot to stop over for a lunch when doing the wine route. Great for the kids to stretch their legs and the resturant is nice. Food is average though. They have a nice shop for wine tasting which keeps the wives happy. All in all a nice place.

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Thank Richard P
Oak Island, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a wonderful wine tasting and cheese pairing. We had an excellent hostess who was very knowledgeable about the wines and cheeses and answered all of our questions. Great experience. The grounds are lovely. They raise their own goats and sheep for their cheeses.

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Thank genenurse
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fairview boasts an impressive collection of wines, both local and those with an international flavor for the more adventurous taste buds. They also offer a master tasting for their more exclusive wines. You can opt to do the wine tasting on its own, or combine it with a selection of paired cheeses (not to be missed is their creamy traditional... More 

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Thank Colleen M

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