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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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“lunch” (194 reviews)
“ice cream” (45 reviews)
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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 1 week ago via mobile

I have nothing but major love for this restaurant, this was our third visit and it still delivers 110%! We had the wine and food pairing menu and as expected our tastebuds were tantalized and the view doesn't hurt either. Definitely a restaurant to visit...More

Thank Stephanie K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Saturday lunch we visited Clos Malverne to celebrate mine and my daughter's birthday. She had booked well in advance and we were seated on the lovely terrace with the amazing view. Although sunny, the breeze was cold, so the glass windows that encase the...More

Thank Flavell9
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a icecream and winetasting. The wine was good. The icecream tasting was a little bit strange.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The menu is very well presented, different and exotic flavors cooked into perfection. I have been 3 times already since last year, basically every time I travel to Cape Town. There is also the icecream tasting that I recommend you to call and make a...More

Thank JoanaSousaMartins
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We had the most amazing experience at clo malverne for the ice cream and wine tasting. only R75 and worth every penny. The most interesting flavors paired perfectly with bubbly, white and red wine.

Thank rachelward5619
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing wine paring lunch here.. Referred other people already. Amazing views. Thumbs up for special occasions.

Thank Phillip d
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We went for a Sunday lunch and it was just the perfect spot for a winter lunch with stunning views! The service was excellent and very friendly and prices very reasonable. The best however was definitely the food! We chose the wine pairing menu and...More

Thank PretoriaTravelfreak
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I visited Clos Malverne with friends and what a great time we had. Everything was perfection, from the service to the food. All our dishes were flawless. I was so impressed with this restaurant that I'd eat there everyday if I lived in Stellenbosch. Well...More

Thank nosiphog
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Went there for a friend's birthday lunch. We all opted for the Food & Wine pairing menu. Service was excellent! Food was superb! Atmosphere was perfect! Wine was world-class. I can absolutely say - Clos Malverne is certainly one of my favourites. After many bottles...More

Thank elltonpriston
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I had made a booking for lunch a few weeks before my wife's birthday and I asked for a really nice table with a view. We got just that. It was a beautiful sunny day, and the view over the vineyards with their autumn colours,...More

Thank reganeng2017
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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$35
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
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, 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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