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Haute Cabriere

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Lambrechts Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 8500
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Situated on the slopes of the Franschhoek Mountains, Haute Cabriere – The Home of Pierre Jourdan - specialises in still wines and Methode Cap Classiques produced exclusively from Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The Tasting Room offers visitors a personal introduction to its wines through cellar tours and tastings, in English, Afrikaans, German or French (French and German by appointment only). An informal tapas-style small plates menu is also available to enjoy during the wine tasting. Next door, Haute Cabriere Restaurant treats guests to the “True Marriage of Food and Wine” with a menu that revolves around the estate’s wines.
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Lambrechts Road, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning view on a windy day..great and professional service..but unfortunately not our favourite wines.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Very enjoyable morning at Haute Cabriere. Arrived a bit early so they gave us some water to drink as no coffee was available because the restaurant hadn't opened yet. We then did the wine tour and our guide was very entertaining and knowledgeable about the...More

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HauteManager, Manager at Haute Cabriere, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Rees Family Good to hear that you had an enjoyable time at Haute Cabriere. Please do visit us again in future. Regards Tasting Room Management

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The wine tasting at this place is excellent due to the beautiful vieuw. Nice wines and food. We did the tasting abd 3 small bites with An excellent taste. They have very good wines and a excellent type of white sweet brandy.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

One of the best vineyards I have ever visited! Built into the mountain and the views of Franschoek are stunning! The wine tour in the underground cellar is a must and our guide decapitated a bottle of champagne with a sword! Excellent wines and most...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The views from Haute Cabriere are pretty special and worth a visit. The service was ok and staff were friendly albeit would have appreciated not being given two samples of wine at a time as this felt a little rushed and little explanation was provided....More

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HauteManager, Front Office Manager at Haute Cabriere, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Good day Thanks for taking the time to post a review. As you mentioned wine tasting is a very personal experience. We specialize in sparkling wines along with Chardonnay and Pinot Noir produced in the style of Burgundy, with especially Pinot Noir being a lighter...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for an hour one afternoon on a business trip - there are so many vineyards and tasting experiences it’s hard to decide where to stop along the route, but we made a good choice with Haute Cabriere! We chose the Bubbles tasting...More

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HauteManager, Front Office Manager at Haute Cabriere, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Schmapril Thanks for the kind review. Good to enjoy that you enjoyed your time at Haute Cabriere. Thanks for taking the time to mention on how we can improve, we will convey the message to the front of house staff. Please visit us again....More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

A super venue for a wine tasting. Very welcoming and a great choice of wine at very reasonable prices.

Thank Andrew V
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HauteManager, Manager at Haute Cabriere, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience Andrew. The Haute Cabrière Restaurant team.

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely experience tasting wine and having the small plate selections for a lunch - the choices we made from the selection of fish, meat and bruschetta were fabulous - generous portions and service was excellent - would definitely revisit

Thank Abigail S
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HauteManager, Manager at Haute Cabriere, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you so much for the feedback on our tapas in the tasting room. We hope to see you again soon. The Haute Cabrière team

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We sat outside overlooking Franschhoek for our tasting. The wines were very good and the staff very friendly and knowledgeable. Very reasonably priced.

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

We have been in south drive almost a week , and the food here at lunch today i think i will talk about for a while. Cooked to perfection . Even the bread / butter/ etc served before we received our starters was great. Naturally...More

Thank Eire72
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HauteManager, Manager at Haute Cabriere, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Thank you so much for this feedback. It puts a smile on our faces when we read this. Hope to see you soon, and enjoy your trip. The Haute Cabrière Restaurant team.

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jfw222
3 April 2017|
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Response from HauteManager | Property representative |
Hello, We don't serve dinner outside, purely as the lighting and wine farm bugs are not ideal. You are more than welcome to come earlier and enjoy some drinks outside, if the weather plays along. If you can send me the... More
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Hurleys256
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Response from PierrevanEeden | Reviewed this property |
You are correct it is up on the hill. He has professional staff there who are trained.
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solom383
23 December 2014|
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Response from K M | Property representative |
Hi solom383, We do have just a few places left but please could you phone us on 021 876 2630 as soon as possible with your details. Many thanks
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