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Rust en Vrede Restaurant

Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 881 3891
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (82 reviews)
“steak” (129 reviews)
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In the perfect setting of Stellenbosch, this internationally acclaimed gem carries a long history of excellence in winemaking as well as food. Jean's attention to detail is truly noticeable. We loved the steaks and the incredible wines.

Thank TheTravellingBC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think the one aspect that really stands out a lot when visiting Vrede en Lust is the friendly service from the personell.

Thank Mogammad Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t come to Stellenbosch without lunch at Rust & Verde! We’ve lived overseas for 11years & come back last year. We taken all our visitors there & we are never disappointed! The food is outstanding & the service exceptional! You will NOT be disappointed!

Thank joharries07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent a long weekend in and around Stellenbosch and while we loved every minute of it, the restaurant at Rust en Verde was a particular highlight. We had been to the estate during a previous trip for a tasting of their...More

Thank sachasff
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Prepare to spend time here.... under beautiful trees on an exquisite farm. Amazing food prepared with time and love. The wine produced on this farm is well-known and worth trying it all.

Thank Karin K
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We sat underneath old oak trees and absorbed the tranquility. One outstanding view with only vineyards, mountains and forests in sight. An excellent wine tasting followed by an incredible lunch. They don’t take bookings for the lunch and two types of food are offered, fish...More

Thank WCPT
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

A big thank you to carissa who really went out of her way making sure we had the best wine tasting experience in Stellenbosch. Being very friendly and professional she made sure we would definitely return.

Thank Hannes K
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

What a gem in Stellenbosch, had a great afternoon. The sirloin steak was great, the wine was enjoyable and the staff was very friendly.

Thank sydneytfoster
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We went to Rust en Vrede on the recommendation of our hotel manager. In fact, he drove us there! We were met at the parking lot by a lovely waitress and offered wine in the courtyard. When we entered the restaurant, we were taken to...More

Thank glassfun2
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Brought some friends here who were from out of town and they loved the place so much ! Will definitely be coming back again !

Thank choakira1617
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Questions & Answers
25 January 2017|
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Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Thank you for your enquiry! With our restaurant being small, intimate venue we do not generally take large group reservations (largest being 8 guests). However as your request falls in the lower winter season we... More
John R
9 January 2017|
Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Thank you for your enquiry! Unfortunately the restaurant is closed on Sundays and Mondays. We do apologize for the inconvenience! We are open for dinner from 18.30, Tuesday - Saturday evenings (with the exception... More
Danielle A
7 January 2017|
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Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Danielle, Thank you very much for your enquiry! Yes, we do have seating for 1 person only. Just to advise for further information; unfortunately the restaurant is currently fully booked until March 2017. However... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 881 3891
  • E-mail
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