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The Restaurant at Clos Malverne

Devon Valley Road | Devon Valley, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 865 2022
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Devon Valley Road | Devon Valley, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had great fun enjoying the paired 4 course menu. The food was tasty and wines worked well. Muscle starter was too spicy but the rest was good.

Thank ClemD2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a wonderful place to visit. The view is superb so book early for a table on the front balcony. The food and wine pairing menu was excellent. Plenty of choice, nicely presented and full of great flavour. The wines also are excellent will top-ups...More

Thank Christine7200
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have eaten lunch here before. Once again we enjoyed their excellent line fish and their own wine. We also had better service than before. (It was never bad, but this time was better.) The view and breezes are beyond delightful, and I would gladly...More

Thank WaterEnthusiasts
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a must do if visiting Stellenbosch. The food is just excellent and the views amazing. Have been here a couple of times and never disappoints. The four courses with matching wines is a must. Great value for a very high end restaurant.

Thank hutcho_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting the Stellenbosch area for a few years and have visited many of the restaurants. We find Clos Malvern to be the best overall. The food is excellent and well presented. The service is friendly and well timed. The location is beautiful....More

Thank susieQ321_12
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten all around the World and Clos Malverne is right up there with the very best. It has everything really, the view, the food, service, and one of the best wine pairings I have had. It is amazing value for money and to...More

Thank boxman266a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a little off the mail road but well worth the drive ( tarred road ) we did book and I would say book and have safe parking The view from the dinning is great and you can sit outside under the the roof...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch combined with wine tasting.great food and wine .service was great and the view was wonderful. A place where you feel at ease.

Thank Jan V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked well in advance but I wasn’t expecting to be seated at one of the best tables - right on the terrace overlooking the fantastic view. We ordered from the food and wine pairing menu and every single course and glass of wine we...More

Thank rach2902
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good fun and atmosphere! Not the place for a quiet Sunday lunch! Beautiful views and friendly service.

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25 November 2016|
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Response from ClosMalverne | Property representative |
Good Day Me Anderson Thank you for your message. Inside 1 and 2 refer to the main restaurant floor and the side terrace respectively. The balcony tables are our most popular seating as you can imagine and this time of the... More
8 June 2016|
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Response from ClosMalverne | Property representative |
Good Day Christene, thank you for your message. While we do cater for younger guests in terms of the food, we unfortunately have no designated "play area" or child minders. Should you have more questions or queries, feel... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$37
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
12:00 - 16:30
12:00 - 16:30
12:00 - 16:30
12:00 - 16:30
12:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Devon Valley Road | Devon Valley, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 865 2022
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We invite you to join us at the Restaurant Clos Malverne for the ultimate Food and Wine Experience. Our Restaurant offers you an utterly enjoyable intimate and friendly dining experience in unpretentious but beautiful surroundings. It is not surprising that the bulk of our clientele are people who have been here before as well as their friends and colleagues who have recommended it. As you dine, you and your guests will enjoy an unbelievable vista of the softly sweeping vineyards and rolling hills of Devon Valley - so reminiscent of their English counterpart - and the pastel-coloured mountains behind them. It is an incomparable view that will help create a pleasurable and utterly memorable experience. You'll also enjoy fine gourmet dishes prepared by Executive Chef, Nadia Louw-Smith, renowned for her impeccably-prepared and delicately spiced dishes that seduce the palate. She is one of the most experienced chefs in the country and has been voted Chef of the Year for her sublime dishes. It is not surprising then, that Clos Malverne restaurant has become a favourite of gourmands and has received rave reviews from critics and clients, both in South Africa and abroad. Our kitchen closes at 15:00.
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