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Restaurant at Glen Carlou

RR - RRREuropean, Fusion,
Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 21 875 5528
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (63 reviews)
“pork belly” (30 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Fusion, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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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

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

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!

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.

1  Thank Stefan-12345
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 .

Thank Froggy23
Reviewed 11 March 2012

A brilliantly sunny day on the terrace of Glen Carlou restaurant is a great way to spend sunday lunchtime! The service is very friendly and trained to above average standards. We tried the cold almond soup and, for a change, the vegetarian gnocchi: very inventive...More

1  Thank martin_ww
Reviewed 7 March 2012

This is a lovely location, with a wonderful view across to the Paarl mountains. The menu is limited and not inexpensive, but the food is good. When we visited it, the restaurant was not exactly busy, but it took a long time for our food...More

Thank Christine7200
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Questions & Answers
10 February 2018|
Response from Martin N | Reviewed this property |
Bob i
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Simondium Road | Klapmuts, Paarl 7646, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Paarl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 875 5528
  • E-mail
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.
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