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Restaurant at Glen Carlou

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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Consistency, expertise and a commitment to always deliver beyond expectation is what we strive for with every bottle of Glen Carlou wine - we also aim to do this with every plate of food at Restaurant at Glen Carlou. Enjoy innovative dishes inspired by the seasons whilst taking in the breathtaking landscape from inside our architecturally designed building or from the shaded terrace deck.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
European, Fusion, Contemporary
FEATURES
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 15 April 2013 via mobile

Had lunch here with my girlfriend and we both really enjoyed the food. We couldn't sit outside due to the weather but we still had great views! I had eaten here one before about 3 years ago and wasn't disappointed in coming back at all!...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank Cooogz
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of Glen Carlou, overlooking the lovely Paarl and Franschhoek mountains. Good quality food prepared with care and served professionally. Our waitress had an impressive knowledge of the wine.

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank Schoon789
Reviewed 31 March 2013

it is always wonderful to take one's friend to a restaurant on a farm. The environmental is always so enchanting when the convinience of a city is at arms length. Food and service wonderful and the knowledge of the wines by the waiters was highly...More

Date of visit: January 2013
Thank travellingben66
Reviewed 7 March 2013

View over the valley towards Paarl Mountain Reserve over the vineyards in the valley. Smallish portions of good food at lunchtime only. Wine tasting in the same room. Bookings recommended, as gets busy in the season.

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank Karen H
Reviewed 13 February 2013

Great venue, stunning views on a good day. Our second lunch here. Staff are welcoming, service was friendly and helpful. The menu is small and if you are not very adventurous then you may struggle with the starters. The complementary deep fried bacon and mashed...More

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank HudsonS16
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Our second visit to this amazing venue. Reception and service was warm and friendly and they went out of their way to accommodate our food preferences. Quick unobtrusive service with food beautifully presented. Personally I would have liked a salad or vegetables to accompany the...More

Date of visit: January 2013
Thank AndrewMCapeTown
Reviewed 23 October 2012

Since I don't eat fish/seafood and much cheese, I didn't have a lot of options but I ordered the Ravioli, which was very nice even with the cheese inside, nice combination of flavors :-) The deserts were so so good! Delicious!

Date of visit: October 2012
Thank hillama
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Lovely views from the venue, food was average, service was average. Not bad but much better other restaurants in Paarl / Stellenbosch area.

Date of visit: August 2012
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Reviewed 9 August 2012 via mobile

You won't be disappointed. Great service, lovely food and a view over the mountains. Bought some of their Bordeaux blend and their excellent bubbles.

Thank Moose-JHB
Reviewed 26 March 2012

Great food with a slight difference to your normal Wine Farm Restaurant .

Date of visit: March 2012
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10 February 2018|
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26 January 2017|
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Response from GlenCarlou | Property representative |
Hi Bob, Thank you for your request. You can find a copy of our current menu on our website - glencarloudotcodotza/restaurant We hope to welcome you sometime soon. Kind Regards, Georgie
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