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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” (195 reviews)
“ice cream” (46 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

Went for lunch last Thursday and decided to have the food and wine pairing. The 5 course meal was very tasty and each course cam with vey good wine. All in all an excellent lunch at a good venue. For SA residents the food and...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out of this world! There is a reason it is No 1 on Trip Advisor. Booking is a really good idea and ask for a table with a view. We had a terrace table overlooking the valley- wow. We went for the tasting menu with...More

Thank BrianMcCarthy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our last stop before heading home to the UK. The views are fantastic and staff are excellent. We shared a Duck Liver Parfait as a starter then had the Curry and Springbok. All were excellent choices.

Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning beautifully presented restaurant on the Clos Malverne winery. Food/wine 4 course paired menu or A La Carte menus available for lunch (only) at a good price. Lovely wines and stunning views to the hills and mountains beyond. Recommend to book ahead of time...More

Thank Stevejlowe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 7 and the most amazing afternoon. Food, service and setting was great. The view is lovely and we felt so special

Thank suzetter2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Clos Malverne with a few of my friends for my birthday. This was a great experience. Did the ice cream and wine tasting and we were all very surprised at the VERY nice combinations. We will definitely return - keep up the good...More

Thank tessad706
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a five course evening with wine pairings and enjoyed it thoroughly! The onion soup was excellent and their sorbet also great

Thank maryna451
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an incredible dining experience at Clos Malverne! We enjoyed the four course lunch with wine pairings and everything we ordered was absolutely delicious! We were also pleasantly surprised by not only the quality and variety of wines we tried, but they were paired...More

Thank Kristyn_LR
Reviewed 9 August 2017 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 7 August 2017

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
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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
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$36
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, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
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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