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Towerbosch Restaurant

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| S: 33 Degrees 52' 12.98 & E: +18 Degrees 50' 55.89, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 21 865 2958
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Set on a rustic wine farm. A liitle Gem. The furniture was antique set in a liitle cottage with a stream and a pool buit to look like a pond. The food was outstanding . A duck croquet to start with 2 croquettes shared by 4 just to taste. Heavenly flavour combonation.We had Lamb shoulder and Sirlion as main dishes.... More 

Thank Clive F
Cape Town
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful Sunday lunch with friends. Food was great, service was great and we all had a wonderful time

Thank GerritCapeTown
Brackenfell, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Hi Guys, We visited Towerbosch for my boyfriend's Dad 57th bday lunch and it was AMAZING! From friendly staff, great food to a beautiful venue it was everything we could've asked for! This was a returning visit and may I add we will be back again! Thanks for an awesome day. Monique

Thank monique_schutte17
1 review
Reviewed 7 February 2017

On point, informative and friendly service makes for a most enjoyable experience at Towerbosch Restaurant. An inviting three course meal flowed through our table and glass' of wine were never quite empty ;) from an incredible fungi starter to perfect roast duck and lamb mains... how could i forget the tiramisu, this was an effortlessly enjoyable Sunday Lunch only a... More 

Thank Graeme F
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We have had the privilege of eating here a few times now, one of which was our wedding. This is truly a hidden GEM in Cape Town, would highly highly recommend taking the time to explore Knorhoek, Towerbosch restaurant, Guesthouse and it's fine fine wines!

Thank Steven B
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had a three course set menu. Great starter - a green salmon salad which was perfect for a summer's day, and generous portions of confit duck and braised shoulder of lamb. Rounded off with a lovely panacotta poached with pear. The wines of the Knorhoek Estate are on the menu. Try the Knorhoek Pantère 2012 on the menu for... More 

Thank LyonBen
Cape Town, South Africa
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Had a delicious meal from start to finish. Generous helpings, the prawn starter could have been a main meal! and the braised shoulder of lamb was as tender as could be, the apple and cherry crumble was very delicious. The cheese board had such a selection and worth going just for that! The wine prices were also very reasonable and... More 

Thank electrolabels
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is very charming with the eclectic mix of cutlery and seating. The food we were served was excellent - succulent beef, delicious salads and a superb dessert tart. The gardens are beautiful for lazy afternoons It's a bit off the beaten path - at the end of the Knorhoek road, but it is most definitely worth a visit

Thank I5591EW
Kloof, South Africa
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103 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This beautiful gem is bit off of the beaten track but it is well worth the effort. The setting is beautiful, the menu is small but interesting and the food is spectacular. The only drawback was no espresso coffee

Thank BarryHgo
Durbanville, South Africa
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We had lunch there a few days ago with friends (six of us) as part of a Groupon deal (now defunct). Apart from a snag with our Groupon vouchers which was badly handled by inexperienced management, we all had a very enjoyable lunch. The setting is relaxing under great oak trees, the service was friendly and efficient, and the food... More 

Thank RosieSouthAfrica

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | S: 33 Degrees 52' 12.98 & E: +18 Degrees 50' 55.89, Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 865 2958

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?