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The Stables Restaurant at Vergelegen

Vergelegen Avenue | Lourensford Road, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 847 2156
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (136 reviews)
“pizza” (50 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (8 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 16:00 Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Vergelegen Avenue | Lourensford Road, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been coming to the stables restaurant for lunch and breakfast over the past 6 years since we moved to Somerset West from London. This place never disappoints! The food is always delicious and the service is continuously top class. Also it is very...More

Thank Redica I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with family , had lunch at the Stables restaurant and walked around the estate. Good food, fabulous setting, and excellent attentive restaurant staff. Highly recommended. Always a favourite.

Thank USinLdn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I recently visited for breakfast. With a bit of time to spare before our reservation we had a lovely walk through the gardens. They have a very nice kiddies play area for those with small kids and the attention to detail in...More

Thank CorneCapeTown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful venue starting with the tree lined road, gardens and airy well appointed dining area. Friendly helpful service. Good choices of special dishes and menu. Our group all enjoyed their meal choices. Overall lovely lunch.

Thank DavidBo48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stables is set on the beautiful Vergeleegen estate. The food is tasty, the wine good and atmosphere relaxed. A fabulous place to take children as the extensive play area and grounds are a delight. Take a walk around the grounds to see the manor house,...More

Thank Loretta T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and great service. The gardens are beautiful so we enjoyed walking around for an hour or two. Great place to take children

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A historic landmark in Somerset West South Africa, Vergelegen! Their family bistro is great, warm and inviting. Beautifully decorated with a calm vibe! Service was good, and food too! Starters calamari and livers better than their pizza!

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I will definitely recommend The Stables Restaurant at Vergelegen to all locals or tourists visiting Somerset West. The food is great and the venue sublime.

Thank Arthur B
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

My initial impression over the phone with the hostess of The Stable was not great. I called to make a reservation to which I was told “The place gets full a week in advance” , the hostess discouraged that I come and wait it out....More

Thank nonkululekom2016
Sharon0088, General Manager at The Stables Restaurant at Vergelegen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate the detailed and honest review as this provides us with an opportunity to improve on any identified gaps. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards Sharon Hosking

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

All our family are vegetarian and one vegan. We ordered a delicious vegetarian risotto, a tasty vegan plate, very good pizzas, superb creme brûlée, very good locally produced wine. The service was very pleasant, restaurant has lovely contemporary decor and the view of the Hottentots...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vergelegen Avenue | Lourensford Road, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 847 2156
Enjoy the simplicity of dining out at the "Stables at Vergelegen". Classic, with a modern twist, the 'bistro' style restaurant offers a varied, contemporary menu of simple and visually delectable dishes for a relaxed, family friendly dining experience. Whilst sipping on award-winning wines, enjoy breath-taking views of the Hottentots Holland mountain range and soak up the creative juices of the varied and eclectic local artists whose art works adorn the walls. (Breakfast and lunch served Monday - Sunday).
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