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Fresh at Paul Cluver - CLOSED

Paul Cluver Wines | De Rust Estate, Elgin 7160, South Africa
+27 71 563 6020
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (4 reviews)
“vichyssoise” (2 reviews)
“prosciutto” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Paul Cluver Wines | De Rust Estate, Elgin 7160, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal at Fresh which had Just been renamed SALT with a new chef I believe! The surf and turf was out of this world as we’re the desserts and wine! Really tasty and memorable! The service was okay - our waiter...More

Thank samgina1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing wine, setting is beautiful and food was delicious. The new restaurant is well worth the visit.

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 19 September 2017

8 people booked with an email confirmation. 5 from Guernsey, 1 from Hong Kong, 2 from Cape Town. Mini bus at R3,000 to travel to the restaurant only to find it is shut. Just awful. We then get an email blaming a computer virus with...More

2  Thank RMHH
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Really enjoyed the food offering and preparation at Fresh. Friendly staff and lovely owner, Nikki! Do your best to pre-book and get there early as we had a looooong wait for our meals and service. I would say worth the wait though.

Thank Kirsty T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A must visit. Book in advance to avoid disappointment. The food was fantastic, great service an ambiance to go with the good estate wines.

Thank Kribs G
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic experience. Food was outstanding...fresh indeed! Family friendly and relaxed environment. They were also so accommodating to my children which I sincerely appreciated. Nothing was too much for our lovely host.

Thank leoram2016
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Exceptional food (& wine) in a great, rustic environment ......... But beware, you may have to share a table with the owner's "family & friends". Could work, or not, depending on your expectations & how many spoilt brats are running around the table. Thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank DLR63
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Lovely lunch under the trees. We booked for an early lunch - and as it's name indicate - everything is prepared fresh/ I had the last of the fig stash - stuffed with blue cheese and baked in a creamy sauce, followed by fresh hake....More

Thank Ertjies
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I am not prone to rave about restaurants, but there is something very special here. We arrived on a sunny Saturday without reservation. We were treated like old family acquaintances, sent to the tasting area, where we meant to go in any case and were...More

Thank Horst B
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We booked for lunch here as a break while travelling from Hermanus to Constantia. The Paul Cluver estate is well signed from the N2 and it's only 4 minutes or so off the road. Niki gave us a very warm welcome and the food was...More

Thank Charles G
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paul Cluver Wines | De Rust Estate, Elgin 7160, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: +27 71 563 6020
  • E-mail
Nestled in the heart of the Elgin Valley, Fresh takes residence on the magnificent Paul Cluver Wine estate, with panoramic views of the majestic Groenland Mountains. Our ever-changing menu has at it's heart seasonal, sustainable and locally sourced produce.
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