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Het Vlock Casteel

Church Road, Riebeek Kasteel 7300, South Africa
+27 82 567 9132
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Weekend Away

a must for the wine tasting and if you like loives then you have to visit really great fun building... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mikeaJ3743LD
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
A great place

A great place to sample various olives,preserves jams and wines before purchasing.They have tasting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Geraldine S
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“preserves” (11 reviews)
“olive products” (12 reviews)
“wedding venue” (4 reviews)
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Church Road, Riebeek Kasteel 7300, South Africa
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+27 82 567 9132
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a must for the wine tasting and if you like loives then you have to visit really great fun building and lots to try

Thank mikeaJ3743LD
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to sample various olives,preserves jams and wines before purchasing.They have tasting throughout the shop and have gift packs for sale as well.There is also olive oil to purchase,on tap or per bottle.There is also fresh fruit in season for sale and some...More

Thank Geraldine S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Het Vlock Casteel is a must visit when you’re in the area. They have the most amazing olive selection I have ever had the pleasure to taste. From the usual to incredibly well flavoured options. The balsalmic and smoked olives are impressively good. Then there...More

Thank Rayno P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came across this castle like structure by accident and were delighted we decided to explore. Wow I have never seen such an array of bottled olives and preserves as well as wine from their own estate. We never stopped tasting and it was hard...More

Thank Alan C
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

One can tell that this is not an old venue, but it is an interesting visit. All kinds of olive products on offer including oils, chutneys,flavoured olives etc and you can taste befor you buy. I thought the venue was a bit dark, but that...More

1  Thank kocktails
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

This was my first visit to Het Vlok Kasteel and it was such an awesome experience. Large variety of olives, olive pesto's and chutneys. Wine tasting. Super friendly staff. Bought more that I should have, but every bottle was well worth it. I will be...More

Thank sandraG6390RN
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We've spent a hour tasting wine and sampling olive-products. The staff was friendly and the products great. Had difficulty choosing from the wide variety of olive-products. We'll definitely pay Het Vlok a visit again in future.

Thank IP_CapeTown
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

So many different varieties of marinated olives and then there were the relishes , jams, chutney and more too choose from, Well worth the visit and staff were super helpful and friendly

Thank Willem V
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

This place is amazing!! We visited whilst on holiday and it was a wonderful surprise. The volume and quality of produce is incredible! We bought a lot :) The staff was friendly and helpful and we will be back for sure.

Thank queenla2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing tastng experience! From jams and preserves to olives and olive oils... super nice store. Will surely visit again.

Thank Elsabevdbergh
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