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Craft beer tasting

After a few wine tastings in the Durbanville area, we decided to show our German guests this farm... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
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After work

The place is nice, typical, nestled in the heart of Heritage Square. The owner will give you a... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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20 Jan 2018
“Craft beer tasting”
31 Jul 2016
“After work”
The only city winery in Cape Town, not only an experimental wine cellar where the city vineyards are made into wine, Signal Hill winery is as well a wine bar and a wine shop.
100 Shortmarket street, Cape Town Central 8000, South Africa
+27 21 422 5206
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

After a few wine tastings in the Durbanville area, we decided to show our German guests this farm where you can also taste craft beer. It was most enjoyable. There are various seating options: at tables, on cushions on the floor, etc.

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The place is nice, typical, nestled in the heart of Heritage Square. The owner will give you a passionate tour of what he s been achieving for all his life here in Cape Town. He s french with a twist. He is generous with words...More

1  Thank CTandyou
Reviewed 9 June 2016

A great place to buy wine right in the city. Signal Hill Winery is on Shortmarket Street and offers a superb selection of excellent wines!

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Very nice place in a nice lovation. The owner loves his wine and makes you love it. He ll make you discover gems. He ll invite you anytime because he s passionate and takes his passion at heart so much. He also sells a nice...More

Thank CTandyou
Reviewed 2 July 2015

If you're in the market to purchase some excellent wine, then the stunning wines produced in the heart of the city, by the French Master Ridon are second to none.

Thank Mon_M_75
Reviewed 21 March 2013 via mobile

My husband and I were staying at the Cape Heritage hotel which is in Heritage Square - same as the winery. We visited on 2 occasions when it was open, had a look around which doesn't take long as it's only the size of your...More

Thank Vazbo
Jean R, Propriétaire at Signal Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2013

I hereby sincerely apologize for your bad experience at our winery tasting room. March is always a bad time as we have to process our city harvest into the very small winery that you saw, the size of your living room, but it is not...More

Reviewed 13 March 2012

An interesting development but not an excuse to miss out on a visit to the real winelands in such regions as the Helderberg and Stellenbosch and beyond

1  Thank Highcliffe_House
Reviewed 12 March 2007

very cool place for tasting wine. Right downdown. Cool staff, great wine. One of the best experience visiting winery locally

Thank dianer-microsoft
Reviewed 3 March 2007

A must see in Capetown. After visting the wineries at Stellenbosch, we swung by this in city winery where they were processing the recently harvested grapes. It is located in a recently completed condominium/retail project. It is run by a transplanted Frenchman, Mr. Ridon who...More

2  Thank USHaroldJ
Reviewed 3 March 2007

Address: (right near the green market- check out this beautiful modern building with French flags on the façade) Mandela Rhodes Place 23 Church Street Capetown – Tel: 021 422 5206 [---] Open hours: 10am to 6pm- (except Sundays) You have to go there… this place...More

3  Thank dianeR
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