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Van Loveren Family Cellar

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R317 Road | Between Robertson & Bonnievale, Robertson 6707, South Africa
+27 23 615 1505
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on holiday for weekend

Robertson and surroundings..wine estates is ust something to explore. We was close to the river had... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anneline G
bad service

The menu is on our table and We were hungry Everyone and one of our serving walks past us and long... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Antonie V
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Add a wine experience to your Garden Route / Route 62 Itinerary! Situated on the popular Route 62, South Africa's largest family owned winery boasts a pallet of superb experiences: Wine Tasting, Food & Wine pairings, Hiking, Garden Tour, Mountain Biking/ bike rental, Bird Watching, Bistro (lunch). You're welcome 7 days a week!
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“wine pairing” (14 reviews)
“wine farm” (17 reviews)
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R317 Road | Between Robertson & Bonnievale, Robertson 6707, South Africa
+27 23 615 1505
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Robertson and surroundings..wine estates is ust something to explore. We was close to the river had some wine and picnic basket

Thank Anneline G
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu is on our table and We were hungry Everyone and one of our serving walks past us and long for only one soft drink and one drink's bills because we are tired of waiting a long timeMore

Thank Antonie V
Management response:Responded yesterday

Sorry for the late response and sorry to hear about your bad experience. Please be advised that we take our service very serious and will take this up with the staff. Thank you bringing this to our attention. We hope to see you again and...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The wine tasting areas are great, shady and lots of space. The garden and fountains are the perfect place to chill and drink wine. The bistro produces amazing food with great service. There is an extensive wine list so come with plenty of time. Van...More

Thank Constant N
Management response:Responded 2 August 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review! You are correct we produce award-winning cream liqueurs, having just received silver for our Four Cousins Marula and Strawberry cream liqueur at the International Wine & Spirits Competition.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

This was our 2nd visit to the Van Loveren Wine Cellar. Our 1st time was last year when tastings was still for free - we bought our wine for the wedding from Van Loveren. Now they charge R20 for 4 tastings and R55 for Wine...More

Thank _taliedutoit
Management response:Responded 1 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to visit Van Loveren and to write your review on TripAdvisor. We reached a principle decision, late last year, to start charging for wine tastings but when purchasing 3 bottles or more we will reimburse you the tasting fee....More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Exactly as the title says, I found that the wine was very average to below average, the service was impersonal and the farm very commercial. Ok for a once off visit but doesnt reflect the true hospitality and culture of the rest of the valley....More

Thank Kandzie
Management response:Responded 25 July 2017

Thank you for visiting Van Loveren and taking the time to write your review. We always strive to improve our service.

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a pleasant visit to Van Loveren. We did the cheese and wine tasting as well as the chocolate and wine tasting. Their service was excellent and we'll recommend them. Definitely a MUST when you're in the area.

Thank RaathElke
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

Thank you for your visit and wonderful review!

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great place for vine test and buy if u are this area u need visit for vine test and if u feel hungry also have very nice restaurant

Thank Adam K
Management response:Responded 17 July 2017

Thank you, Adam for taking the time to visit Van Loveren Family Vineyards and Christina's Bistro and to write this positive review.

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely superb meal. Service and ambiance really excellent. Good music and deserts. Friendly service comforting fire.

Thank veehors
Management response:Responded yesterday

Thank you for the great comment!

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This is not a MUST do but if you are in the Robertson area it is well worth a stop. They have a lush tree garden in the middle of a semi arid region. 7 of us had lunch. Service was very slow and they...More

Thank Capie_Tours
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I walked in to Christine Bistro and sat down on a cold Saturday and it was all rather bleak with small children running riot and no table clothes or any sense of good dining-although it had been recommended as such by a local Winery. The...More

Thank LadyPamelaT
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