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Darling Brewery Restaurant

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48 Caledon St, Darling 7345, South Africa
+27 21 286 1099
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Tue - Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017

What a beautiful brewery! After driving for hours, not the most beautiful part of the Cape, this brewery was a pleasant surprise! Friendly service! The beer and vibe was great!

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Thank Altie S
Management response:

Dear Altie Thank you very much for the wonderful review and making the long drive to visit us. Hope to see you soon again when the seasons change and the landscape becomes greener and more lush. Team Darling Brew More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Decided last minute to go through to Darling Brew on 31 December to get the Midnight Hawk special brew. It was the first trip since the taste room moved premises. Had a few tasters at the bar and veg spring rolls. Beer was great, so were the spring rolls. Waitrons could have been more attentive, but the bar staff were... More 

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Thank Grant B
Management response:

Dear Grant Thank you very much for the wonderful review and visiting us. We can't wait to see you again with all your friends! (Remember to book at table) And remember we launch every 3 months a new beer - loads to look forward to. Team Darling Brew More 

1 review
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome time at darling brew. great food great hospitality . definitely will be seeing me again. keep up the great work.

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Thank Darron P
Management response:

Dear Darron Thank you very much for the wonderful review and visiting us. We can't wait to see you again! And remember we launch every 3 months a new beer - loads to look forward to. More 

Centurion, South Africa
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for a light lunch and a beer tasting. Quick service and excellent local produce together with a range of great beer. Well worth a visit.

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Thank hendelc
Management response:

Hi there, Thank you for your positive review. We launch every 3 months a new unique craft beer and hope that this will be more than enough reason to come visit us again. Currently our beer collection stands on 13 beers, all creating awareness of the plight of Southern African animals in need of better and ongoing conservation. Team Darling... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere and good service. Menu has improved since our last visit. The beer tasters are a winner! Play area for kids also help to keep little ones entertained.

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Thank AJVV13
Management response:

Hi there Thank you for your positive review and good to hear that you can see the ongoing improvements we make to ensure that the Darling Brew Experience becomes better and better for our fans - and their little ones. We launch every 3 months a new unique craft beer and hope that this will be more than enough reason... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Really enjoyed the visit to the brewery had some great beer and the beer tasting is a must! Unfortunately did not eat there but the food look excellent. Definitely check out the merchandise on the top floor. Great options and the quality of the shirts makes it worth every cent.

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1 Thank Wynand P
Management response:

Dear Wynand Thank you for your positive review. We will make sure our brewery team receives your positive feedback. We launch every 3 months a new unique craft beer and hope that this will be more than enough reason to come visit us again. Team Darling Brew More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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92 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Had a great visit here, spent the whole day here. With a great lunch,mfriendly staff, lovely day with friends and loved ones. A nice drive, not too far from Cape Town. Great varitiy of beer to choose from, and to buy to take home aswell

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Thank Estelle D
Management response:

Dear Estelle Thank you for the visit and positive feedback. It means a lot to us. We launch every quarter a new beer and our menu is a combination of seasonal and available produce of the area. We also host wonderful special days like Valentine's Day and Mothers Day - more than enough reason to drive out again and visit... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Love the vibe! The service is a bit slow bit never the less the place got good beer! Try Rogue Pony! The best!

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Thank Berdine l
Management response:

Dear Berdine Thank you for your positive feedback. Do come visit again soon. We launch every quarter a new beer and you can then come and explore the new beer and our seasonal food menu. Check into our website to find the latest events. Have a great festive season. Team Darling Brew More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful! Excellent beer and food. Restaurant supports local ingredients. Will be coming back for sure.

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Thank Alfr3d_za
Management response:

Hi there! Thank you very much for your positive review. It is very encouraging, especially over the busy Summer season, when it is important to our team to deliver a great experience to our visitors. Please go to our website and subscribe to our newsletter which will showcase our 2017 events. More than enough reason to come and visit us... More 

Malmesbury, South Africa
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, friendly staff and an engaging atmosphere made this a wonderful day out. We were a table of 13 and the order arrived quick, accurate and with a smile. Well done

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Thank Michael D
Management response:

Dear Michael Thank you very much for your positive review. Especially over the busy Summer season it is important to us to deliver a great experience to our visitors. Please go to our website and subscribe to our newsletter which will showcase our 2017 events. More than enough reason to come and visit us again! Team Darling Brew More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Caledon St, Darling 7345, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Darling
  • Phone Number: +27 21 286 1099
Description
This must-visit new Darling Brew Tasteroom & Brewery offers a fantastic day out and was developed to allow an all in one Darling Brew experience. In addition to a new state of the art brewery with increased capacity, the new premises offers an interactive and fascinating beer tasting experience in the tasting room and bar which overlooks the working microbrewery, a restaurant that serves delicious beer paired meals made from fresh, organic, seasonal and locally sourced ingredients, and beautiful gardens. There is also plenty of parking available.

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