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All reviews brunch scones cake tea garden great coffee antique shop lovely spot friendly service stop en route quick stop beautiful view fast food leg stretch worth a stop interesting history van setting
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Reviewed 19 December 2020 via mobile

A must stopover on your way to Durban. Situated in the hills of Van Reenen’s Pass. Perfect setting, awesome food and just such friendly service and environment. Oh and the view is to die for

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 13 December 2020 via mobile

There is always such a rush to get to the sea.... we pass the gems on the way. This little spot is so quaint and unexpected.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 17 October 2020 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise to find this lovely spot just off the main Rd. We stopped here for brunch and had to have the devine cake as well!! "The view is awesome.! Service friendly and efficient and for this it deserves the 5*rating.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 27 September 2020 via mobile

A lovely pitstop & leg stretch. The best cakes & berry compote. Great coffee & hot tea beautifully served in vintage silver & floral crockery. Clean bathrooms & a lovely gift shop with ample jams, preserves & marmalades. Take a jersey if you opt to...sit out in the garden, as there's usually a fresh mountain breeze.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 26 September 2020

We finally made our long overdue stop at this intriguingly sign posted invite atop Van Reenan's Pass. Drive past the derelict and abandoned petrol station to a pastoral hinterland of mountain views, farmland and a tiny little church built in honour of a much loved...son. In the same grounds is the tea garden, antique shop and tearoom in a converted house that resonates with the courtesy and welcome of days gone by. We enjoyed scones with Earl Grey tea served on fragile porcelain and our tea arrived in aged solid silver ware. This place is delightful. You may have to wait for a table but it is worth it. If you prefer the intimate and home cooked to the noise and fast food of elsewhere then do not hesitate to add this venue to your preferred stop over list.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 12 February 2020

A lovely tranquil, unfussy, tea garden that serves up fabulous dishes and great coffee. Great spot to stop on the N3 Durban/Joburg route, especially if you have small children or pets, Lots of space to RUN.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 13 January 2020

We stopped in after visiting the little church. We had cream scones with blueberry jam which we enjoyed under the trees in the neat little garden overlooking the valley. This is a good stop for a leg stretch, four-legged patrons are welcome as we did...see a few on leashes.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 24 December 2019

If one is going to the Natal Coast a visit to the tiny church and restaurant are a must.Interesting history,good coffee and apple tart,friendly hosts with a lot of animals.Just the place to stop before continuing your journey with a smile.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 30 November 2019

We had a quick stop and enjoyed a super brunch. Magnificent view, cute little church, very friendly ownerand staff. You can spend hours in the gift shop! Highly recommend this stop over.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 21 November 2019

We always stop here on our way down to Natal. Peace, quiet, beauty. Excellent home made food (not the massed produced stuff you get elsewhere) Beautiful view.. This is where your holiday starts. Take a deep breath of the fresh air and feel the relaxation...kick in. Geraldine and Malcolm are always friendly and welcoming. Don't miss this spot on your travels and of course The Little Church is a must see.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Sylvia T
3 October 2018|
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Response from Paul O | Reviewed this property |
Top of Van Reenen's Pass---opposite Green Lantern
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28 October 2016|
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8 to 8.30 am to 4.30 to 5 pm depending on the season
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Little Church Tea Garden - Llandaff Oratory is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5