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R 462 - R 740
CUISINES
European, Contemporary
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 21 February 2024 via mobile

Another fantastic way to eat and drink with this fantastic pairing menu set in beautiful surroundings and wonderful staff and obviously talented chefs

Date of visit: January 2024
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. Our Chef's pairing menu is indeed very popular with our guests and we are delighted ot hear that you enjoyed it as well. We hope to welcome you back to Cavalli again in future.

Reviewed 3 February 2024

We had a great evening! Food was a taste sensation, service was faultless, the views breathtaking. Overall a fantastic dining experience. We will be back

Date of visit: February 2024
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate and we hope to welcome you back again when you are next in the area again.

Reviewed 30 January 2024

Sunday lunch, a very busy service which was noticeable. Waiter very pleasant but didn’t really get it. Asked if we wanted a short break between courses, said no then waited about 15/20 minutes. Forgot to deliver ice on a couple of occasions too. Great location...More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. We are sorry to hear that your dining experience did not live up to the high standards we set for ourselves. We appreciate the feedback received and the concerns raised were discussed with the relevant departments....More

Reviewed 22 January 2024

We took some international business associates and needed to impress them. My wife and I had been about 4 years ago and kept threatening to go back. But with so many fantastic restaurants in the Western Cape time have not been our Friend and with...More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. We strive to consistently deliver food and service of the highest standard and we are delighted to hear that the group enjoyed their dining experience at the Estate. We hope to welcome you back again in...More

Reviewed 22 January 2024 via mobile

Wonderful food , wonderful wine , perfect service , very nice atmosphere ! Perfect place to be ! See you !! Thanks !!!!!! !

Date of visit: January 2024
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Dear Elke, Thank you for your valued review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate and we hope to welcome you back again in the future!

Reviewed 2 January 2024

A memorable experience. Great food, wine, service and a beautiful environment. Cavalli is a favourite place to celebrate a special occasion.

Date of visit: June 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate and we hope to welcome you back again in the near future!

Reviewed 29 December 2023 via mobile

We spent our wedding anniversary lunch at Cavalli. Superb food, gorgeous view and excellent service. I had the ceviche (raw fish) starter and my husband had the mussels- beautifully presented and tasted amazing! We both had the springbok loin as mains and it was delicious....More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate and we hope to welcome you back again in the near future!

Reviewed 15 December 2023

Our table of 12 thoroughly enjoyed the chef's set menu - every dish was delicious and the only disagreement we had was about which was our favourite! The vegetarians and lactose intolerant among us were just as satisfied (the carrot risotto was amazing). Would also...More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review receive. At Cavalli we strive to consistantly deliver food and service of the highest standard and we are delighted to hear that the group enjoyed their dining experience at the Estate. Our Chef's Menu is indeed very...More

Reviewed 9 December 2023

Chef Lucas Carstens set menu is wonderful to experience. The food was delicious and it left me wanting for more. The food flavour profile shows that the chef has thought about it when he serves you that food. The food and wine pairing option was...More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. Our Chef's Menu is indeed very popular with our guests and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate. We do apologise for the fact that we were unable to...More

Reviewed 1 December 2023

Fine dining at its best: great tasting and highly creative food, wonderful wine, lovely staff and a beautiful location. A memorable experience.

Date of visit: November 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your value review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Esate and we hope to welcome you back again when you are next in the area.

Reviewed 26 November 2023

What an amazing experience! We went to Cavalli for our wedding anniversary. We had booked in advance to enjoy the putside terrace, expecting great and warm weather. It was cold, and the manager was able to accommodate us inside. The food was gastronomic, going with...More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate and that we could make your anniversary dinner extra special! We look forward to welcoming you back again in future.

Reviewed 26 November 2023

Service was exceptional and made us feel extra special with some special occasion treats. Food was superb, amazing flavours and beautifully presented. Would just add some music for ambience. Will be back.

Date of visit: November 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate and we hope to welcome you back again in the near future!

Reviewed 13 November 2023 via mobile

We had the most delicious lunch at the Cavalli Wine Estate in the Stellenbosch region. Simon, our server, made some excellent recommendations and was attentive throughout our meal. After lunch we enjoyed a tasting of some of the estates other wines. Our entire experience was...More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Dear Kathleen, Thank you for your valued review received. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your wine and dine experience at the Estate and we hope to welcome you back again when you are in the area again!

Reviewed 11 November 2023

Food was amazing! Service was amazing! Their MCC was amazing! An overall amazing experience! We had the chef’s menu, and everything was delectable! I would definitely come back for the experience again.More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2024

Good Day, Thank you for your valued review received. Our Chef's Menu is indeed very popular with our guests and I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Estate. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near...More

Reviewed 7 November 2023

I phoned Cavalli 7 Nov for a picnic booking 8 Nov 23. 1st attempt, no answer with an option to leave a message. A few min later I phoned again, lady will transfer my request to restaurant, I told her that I already phoned ,...More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Gerda Strauss, Other at Cavalli Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2023

Dear Lizanda, Thank you for your valued review received. We are sorry to hear that your experience did not meet your expectations. We do apologise for the fact that the team did not forward your message to the relevant department in time and that we...More

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